Quick answer
"Comeback" is a noun which is often translated as "el regreso", and "setup" is a noun which is often translated as "la organización". Learn more about the difference between "comeback" and "setup" below.
comeback(
kuhm
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bahk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (return)
a. el regreso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Overalls seem to be enjoying a comeback these days.Los overoles parecen estar haciendo su regreso estos días.
b. el retorno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Michael Jordan's comeback to basketball was one of the most exciting sports events of the nineties.El retorno de Michael Jordan al baloncesto fue uno de los momentos más emocionantes del deporte de los años noventa.
c. la vuelta
(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).
Congratulations on your comeback to the major leagues!¡Felicidades por tu vuelta a las ligas mayores!
2. (sports)
a. la remontada
(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 team made a spectacular comeback from 2-0 to win the game.El equipo hizo una remontada espectacular y pasó del 2-0 a ganar el partido.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(answer)
a. la réplica
(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).
My uncle has a quick wit; he always has a comeback ready.Mi tío tiene mucho ingenio; siempre tiene una réplica lista.
b. la respuesta
(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).
Sometimes it's better to ignore people and suppress whatever comeback you have in your head.A veces es mejor ignorar a la gente y contener cualquier respuesta que tengas en mente.
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setup(
sehd
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uhp
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (arrangement)
a. la organización
(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).
I don't like the setup of the restaurant; the bathroom opens right into the dining room.No me gusta la organización del restaurante; el baño abre directamente al comedor.
b. el sistema
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
All relations in a corporate setup have monetary or non-monetary transactions.En un sistema corporativo, todas las relaciones incluyen transacciones monetarias y no monetarias.
2. (trap)
a. la trampa
(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).
If the kidnappers see the police, they'll know it's a setup.Si los secuestradores ven a la policía, sabrán que es una trampa.
b. el montaje
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The agent realized it was a setup as soon as he opened the door.El agente supo que era un montaje en cuanto abrió la puerta.
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