agreement
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agreement(
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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. (consent)
a. el acuerdo
(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 committee reached an agreement regarding the club hours.El comité llegó a un acuerdo en cuanto al horario del club.
b. el consentimiento
(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).
Do I have your agreement to discuss this with your wife?¿Tengo tu consentimiento para comentarlo con tu mujer?
2. (contract)
a. el contrato
(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 signed an agreement to begin construction on Monday.Firmamos un contrato para comenzar con la construcción el lunes.
b. el convenio
(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 have an agreement with our beverage distributor not to sell competing brands.Tenemos un convenio con nuestro surtidor de bebidas de no vender marcas competidoras.
c. el acuerdo
(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 need two witnesses to be present at the signing of the agreement.Necesitamos dos testigos para presenciar la firma del acuerdo.
3. (grammar)
a. la concordancia
(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).
Choose the correct agreement between the subject and the verb in the following sentences.Elige la concordancia correcta entre el sujeto y el verbo en las próximas frases.
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agreement
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (contract, assent)
a. el acuerdo
(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).
to come to an agreementllegar a un acuerdo
by mutual agreementde mutuo acuerdo
the proposal met with unanimous agreementla propuesta recibió un apoyo unánime
to be in agreement with something/somebodyestar de acuerdo con algo/alguien
2. (of facts, account)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to be in agreement (with)concordar (con), coincidir (con)
3. (grammar)
a. la concordancia
(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).
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agreement [əˈɡriːmənt]
noun
1 (understanding, arrangement) acuerdo (m); (consent) consentimiento (m); (treaty etc) acuerdo (m); pacto (m); (Comm) contrato (m)
to come to or reach an agreement llegar a un acuerdo; to enter into an agreement firmar un contrato; to enter into an agreement to do sth firmar un contrato para hacer algo; by mutual agreement por acuerdo mutuo; de común acuerdo
2 (shared opinion) acuerdo (m)
There was general agreement that the plan should go ahead Instead of ending in agreement, the talks broke up in acrimony
he nodded in agreement he nodded his agreement asintió con la cabeza
The judge kept nodding in agreement
to be in agreement on a plan estar conformes en un proyecto; to be in agreement with [+person] estar de acuerdo con; [+decision] estar de acuerdo con; estar conforme con; (consistent with) concordar con; estar en concordancia con
Many other surveys have produced results essentially in agreement with these figures
3 (Gram) concordancia (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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