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"Glimpse" is a noun which is often translated as "el vistazo", and "regard" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "considerar". Learn more about the difference between "glimpse" and "regard" below.
glimpse(
glihmps
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (brief sight)
a. el vistazo
(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).
When I look in her eyes, it's like getting a glimpse of heaven.Cuando la miro a los ojos, es como echar un vistazo al cielo.
b. el destello
(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).
In his new book, we get a glimpse of a bleak future.En su nuevo libro, nos da un destello de un futuro poco promisorio.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I caught a glimpse of a movie star when I visited Hollywood.Cuando visité Hollywood, alcancé a ver fugazmente a una estrella de cine.
My sister is a very private person and never allows you to get a glimpse of her feelings.Mi hermana es sumamente reservada y jamás permite siquiera entrever sus sentimientos.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to see briefly)
a. alcanzar a ver
Shirley was in the first row at the concert. She said she glimpsed the singer's socks.Shirley estaba en la primera fila del concierto. Dijo que alcanzó a ver los calcetines del cantante.
b. vislumbrar
We could only glimpse his new girlfriend when they drove past in his car.Solo pudimos vislumbrar a su nueva novia cuando pasaron junto a nosotros en su auto.
c. entrever
Jose glimpsed someone running out of the store with a large bag, but didn't get a good look.José entrevió a alguien salir corriendo de la tienda con una bolsa grande, pero no logró verlo bien.
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regard(
rih
-
gard
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to consider)
a. considerar
I would regard that comment as an insult if I were in your place.Consideraría ese comentario un insulto si estuviera en tu lugar.
2. (to look at)
a. contemplar
Paul regarded his baby with a deep love.Paul contemplaba a su bebé con un amor profundo.
b. observar
The hunters regarded the bear with caution.Los cazadores observaban el oso con cautela.
3. (to esteem)
a. estimar
The academic community regards our calculus professor very highly.La comunidad académica estima mucho a nuestro profesor de cálculo.
4. (to concern)
a. concernir
This criticism of the proposal regards article 44 in particular.Esta crítica de la propuesta concierne particularmente el artículo 44.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (consideration)
a. la consideración
(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).
It's disturbing to see how little regard she has for her sister's feelings.Es preocupante ver la poca consideración que le tiene por los sentimientos de su hermana.
6. (aspect)
a. el aspecto
(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).
She appears very liberal in that regard, but not in others.Parece ser muy liberal en ese aspecto, pero en otros no.
7. (esteem)
a. la estima
(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 surgeon's colleagues have high regard for her.Los colegas de la cirujana la tienen en gran estima.
b. el respeto
(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).
Out of regard for the good relationship we've had for years, I'll forgive you this time.Por respeto a la buena relación que hemos tenido durante años, te perdonaré esta vez.
c. el concepto
(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).
I had high regard for her until I heard her political ranting.Tenía un gran concepto de ella hasta que escuché su sermón político.
regards
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
8. (in written correspondence)
a. los saludos
(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).
We'll see you next weekend when we visit Seville. Regards, Jack and MariaTe veremos cuando visitamos Sevilla el próximo fin de semana. Saludos, Jack y María
b. atentamente
I look forward to hearing from you. Regards, Ms L. BrownEn espera de su respuesta. Atentamente, Srta. L. Brown
9. (greetings)
a. saludos
My brother sends his regards.Me hermano te manda saludos.
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