Spanish translation of 'overture'
⇒ to make overtures to sb(politics, business)
hacer una propuesta a algn(sexual),
hacer insinuaciones a algn
⇒ they had made overtures to Fox, but without success
le hicieron una propuesta a Fox, pero no se llegó a nada
⇒ the government made peace overtures to the rebels
el gobierno les hizo una propuesta de paz a los rebeldes
Example Sentences Including 'overture'
Then he tutted elaborately when she whistled through the overture.MAN AND WIFE (2002)
Then the school orchestra struck up the overture , composed for the occasion by the school's singing master, Mr Denny.Challenge for the Chalet School
The music booming out from it is the overture from The Flying Dutchman.A Means to Evil
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Translation of overture from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary