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"Accessible" is an adjective which is often translated as "accesible", and "approachable" is an adjective which is also often translated as "accesible". Learn more about the difference between "accessible" and "approachable" below.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (reachable)
a. accesible
The park isn't accessible. It's just across the river, but the nearest bridge is ten miles away.El parque no es accesible. Está justo al otro lado del río, pero el puente más cercano está a diez millas de distancia.
2. (easy to obtain)
a. accesible
The city passed a law to make cigarettes less accessible to minors.La ciudad aprobó una ley para que los cigarrillos sean menos accesibles para los menores.
3. (approachable)
a. accesible
Even though she's a famous actress now, she's still accessible to her old friends.Aunque ahora sea una actriz famosa, sigue siendo accesible a sus amigos de antaño.
b. asequible
My teacher is very accessible. You can ask him anything.Mi maestro es muy asequible. Le puedes preguntar lo que sea.
4. (understandable)
a. accesible
We analyze your security risks and present the information to you in an accessible report.Analizamos los riesgos de seguridad y les presentamos la información en un informe accesible.
5. (susceptible)
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This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Not everyone is accessible to reason.No todo el mundo atiende a razones.
The objective norms of correct behavior are accessible to reason.Las normas objetivas del comportamiento correcto escuchan la razón.
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approachable(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (easy)
a. accesible
Don't worry; I think you'll find our boss is very approachable and receptive to ideas.No te preocupes; creo que encontrarás que nuestro jefe es muy accesible y receptivo a las ideas.
b. abordable
The receptionist wasn't very approachable. What a grouch!El recepcionista no era muy abordable. ¡Qué gruñón!
2. (reachable)
a. accesible
The helicopter platform is only approachable from the south.El helipuerto solamente es accesible desde el sur.
3. (comprehensible)
a. asequible
The book is a very approachable introduction to elementary biology.El libro es una introducción a la biología elemental muy asequible.
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