prescindir

 
prescindir
intransitive verb
1. (to deny oneself; used with "de") 
No puedo prescindir de mi teléfono celular.I can't do without my cell phone.
Si quieres bajar de peso, vas a tener que prescindir de los dulces y las harinas.If you want to lose weight, you will have to go without sweets and starches.
2. (to overlook; used with "de") 
Nunca deberías prescindir de la opinión de alguien que tiene más experiencia que tú.You should never disregard the opinion of someone who has more experience than you.
b. to ignore 
Por favor, no prescindan de las recomendaciones que les di.Please, don't ignore the recommendations I gave you.
3. (to cut out) 
Prescindamos de la charla trivial y vayamos directo al grano.Let's dispense with the small talk and get straight to the point.
b. to skip 
Podemos prescindir del capítulo introductorio y enfocarnos en la sección principal del reporte.We can skip the introductory chapter and focus on the main section of the report.
4. (to go without) 
Roberto sabe mucho; no creo que podamos prescindir de él.Roberto knows a lot; I don't think we can do without him.
Creo que podemos prescindir de la ayuda de Laura.I think we can manage without Laura's help.
prescindir
intransitive verb
1. (general) 
prescindir deto do without
prescindir
intransitive verb
prescindir de
2 (renunciar a) to do without; go without
no puede prescindir de su secretaria he can't do without his secretary; han prescindido del coche they've given up their car
3 (ignorar) to disregard
no deberían prescindir de su opinión they shouldn't disregard o ignore her opinion
4 (omitir) to dispense with
prescindamos de los detalles inútiles let's dispense with o skip the unnecessary details
Examples
Verb Conjugations for prescindir
Present Participle: prescindiendo
Past Participle: prescindido
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yo
prescindo
prescindí
prescindía
prescindiría
prescindiré
prescindes
prescindiste
prescindías
prescindirías
prescindirás
él/ella/Ud.
prescinde
prescindió
prescindía
prescindiría
prescindirá
nosotros
prescindimos
prescindimos
prescindíamos
prescindiríamos
prescindiremos
vosotros
prescindís
prescindisteis
prescindíais
prescindiríais
prescindiréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.
prescinden
prescindieron
prescindían
prescindirían
prescindirán
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