aftermath
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aftermath(
ahf
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tuhr
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mahth
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (result)
a. las consecuencias
(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).
A change in the gun policy was a part of the aftermath after the shooting.Parte de las consecuencias tras el tiroteo fue el cambio en la política de armas.
b. las secuelas
(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 news reporter showed us images of the aftermath of the hurricane.El reportero nos mostró imágenes de las secuelas del huracán.
2. (period of time)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The area was plagued by famine in the aftermath of the drought.La hambruna plagó el área durante el periodo que siguió a la sequía.
We had to build temporary shelters in the aftermath of the flood.Tuvimos que construir refugios temporales tras la inundación.
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aftermath
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (period)
a. el periodo posterior
(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).
2. (result)
a. la secuelas fpl, consecuencias
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
aftermath [ˈɑːftəmæθ]
noun
consecuencias (f); secuelas (f)
in the aftermath of the war en el periodo de posguerra
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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