Translation of etiquette in Spanish:


etiqueta, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɛdəkət/ /ˈɛdəˌkɛt/ /ˈɛtɪkɛt/ /ɛtɪˈkɛt/

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  • 1

    (in general)
    etiqueta feminine
    protocolo masculine
    • The basic code that helps maintain a healthy society is etiquette towards others.
    • Codes and etiquette are no way to deal with issues such as racism, sexism or homophobia.
    • She is also an ambassador for UNICEF, and has written a series of best-selling books on etiquette for women.
    • I also collect books on etiquette from this period because they are just so wonderful.
    • The whole atmosphere is one of propriety and etiquette, under which the sordid matters of power and money bubble.
    • It is open to boys and girls aged between six and 16 and places as much emphasis on rules and etiquette as it does on playing.
    • Everyone is all courtesy and etiquette and even the ushers are spectacularly dressed.
    • He interspersed classes with lessons about the rules and etiquette of the game.
    • Before you can order at all, you must learn the correct bar-counter etiquette.
    • The trouble is that the murky area of tipping adheres to no rules or etiquette.
    • It seems to be the trend to rebel against all forms of tidiness, etiquette and decency.
    • As a result of this, obeying the rules of e-mail etiquette has become vitally important.
    • For some reason, these two rules of etiquette seem to be ignored more than any other.
    • No one knew exactly what they would be tested on so most of the boys had moved swiftly to the library to look up royal etiquette and manners.
    • Another rule of etiquette is that greetings must precede all forms of social interaction.
    • The book, emphasising dinner table etiquette and rustic ingenuity remains a best-seller.
    • Players will be stripped of titles if they haven't followed the rules of etiquette.
    • Many of the most important rules of etiquette serve to mark differences in social rank.
    • World War Three unfolding at the dinner table was no reason to forget all rules of basic social etiquette.
    • My lessons in etiquette failed to explain the correct response so I made my excuses and left as soon as I could.
  • 2

    (in profession, activity)
    it is medical/professional etiquette es de protocolo / es lo acostumbrado entre los médicos/en la profesión