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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