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"En otras palabras" is a phrase which is often translated as "in other words", and "en verdad" is a phrase which is often translated as "really". Learn more about the difference between "en otras palabras" and "en verdad" below.
en otras palabras(
ehn
 
oh
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trahs
 
pah
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lah
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brahs
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. in other words
Andrea jamás está disponible cuando la necesitas. En otras palabras, no creo que vaya a ayudarte.Andrea is never available when you need her. In other words, I don't think she will help you.
b. put differently
El gobierno ha gastado millones en publicidad. En otras palabras, ha despilfarrado el dinero de los contribuyentes.The government has spent millions in advertising; put differently, they have squandered taxpayers' money.
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en verdad(
ehn
 
behr
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dahd
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. really
Me pareció buena idea comprar una tostadora, pero en verdad no la uso.It seemed like a good idea to buy a toaster, but I don't really use it.
b. to be honest
Intenté leer ese libro porque me lo recomendó mi novia, pero en verdad no entiendo una palabra de lo que dice.I tried to read that book because my girlfriend recommended it, but to be honest, I don't understand a word it says.
c. verily (biblical)
"En verdad os digo que uno de vosotros me entregará", dijo Jesús, vaticinando la traición de Judas."Verily I say unto you that one of you shall betray me," said Jesus, anticipating Judas' betrayal.
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