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"Lenient" is an adjective which is often translated as "indulgente", and "advent" is a noun which is often translated as "el advenimiento". Learn more about the difference between "lenient" and "advent" below.
lenient
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. indulgente
Customers have benefited from a lenient attitude on the company's part.Los clientes se han beneficiado con una actitud indulgente por parte de la empresa.
b. benévolo
Dan's lenient treatment of the children only served to make them more unruly.El trato benévolo que Dan le daba a los niños sólo sirvió para que se hicieran más ingobernables.
c. poco severo
The community complained that four years of probation was too lenient a sentence.La comunidad se quejó de que cuatro años de libertad condicional era una pena poco severa.
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advent(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (arrival)
a. el advenimiento
(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 corrupt strive to limit the advent of transparency of public accounts.Los corruptos se esfuerzan por limitar el advenimiento de la transparencia en la cuentas públicas.
b. la llegada
(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).
Some sector of the economy always feels threatened by the advent of new technology.Siempre hay algún sector de la economía que se siente amenazado con la llegada de una nueva tecnología.
Advent
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
2. (religious)
a. el Adviento
(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 churches in our little town are overflowing almost every day during Advent.Las iglesias en nuestro pueblito se desbordan casi todos los días durante el Adviento.
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