antithesis
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antithesis(
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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. (the opposite)
a. la antítesis
(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 way this company was run is the antithesis of good management practice.La forma en que se dirigió esta compañía es la antítesis de las buenas prácticas de gestión.
2. (philosophy)
a. la antítesis
(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).
Although considered to be the pillars of his dialectical method, Hegel never used the terms "thesis", "antithesis", and "synthesis."Aunque considerados los pilares de su método dialéctico, Hegel nunca utilizó los términos "tesis", "antítesis" y "síntesis".
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antithesis
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la antítesis
(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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antithesis [ænˈtɪθɪsɪs]
noun
antitheses (plural) [ænˈtɪθɪsiːz] antítesis (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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