Quick answer
"Primaries" is a form of "primary", an adjective which is often translated as "primario". "Campaign" is a noun which is often translated as "la campaña". Learn more about the difference between "campaign" and "primaries" below.
campaign(
kahm
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peyn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (promotion act)
a. la campaña
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The candidate's campaign lacked a good slogan.A la campaña del candidato le hacía falta un buen eslogan.
2. (military)
a. la campaña
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The military campaign lasted six months.La campaña militar duró seis meses.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to promote)
a. hacer campaña
The parties were campaigning all around the city.Los partidos hicieron campaña por toda la ciudad.
4. (to protest)
a. hacer campaña
I want to campaign against animal cruelty.Quiero hacer campaña en contra del maltrato animal.
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primary(
pray
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meh
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ri
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (most important)
a. primario
The primary cause of the protests was corruption in the government.La causa primaria de la manifestación fue la corrupción en el gobierno.
b. principal
The primary reason for moving here was the weather.La razón principal para mudarnos aquí fue el tiempo.
c. primordial
In this operation, safety is of primary importance.En esta operación, la seguridad es de primordial importancia.
2. (basic)
a. primario
This program will help to develop our industry in the primary sector.Este programa servirá para desarrollar nuestra industria en el sector primario.
3. (education) (United Kingdom)
a. primario
I studied primary education in university.Estudié enseñanza primaria en la universidad.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (education) (United Kingdom)
a. la escuela primaria
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Our teachers taught us a lot of important things in primary.Nuestros profesores nos enseñaron muchas cosas importantes en la escuela primaria.
5. (politics)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la primaria
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She wasn't able to raise enough funds to make it to the primary.No consiguió recaudar los fondos suficientes para ir a la primaria.
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