appropriately
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. apropiadamente
Drew is kind of a slob. His idea of dressing appropriately for an interview is to put on a shirt.Drew es un poco dejado. Su idea de vestirse apropiadamente para una entrevista es ponerse una camisa.
b. adecuadamente
I know you didn't want to fire Romeo, but I think you responded appropriately to the situation.Sé que no querías despedir a Romero, pero creo que respondiste adecuadamente a la situación.
c. de manera apropiada
Carol is never capable of behaving appropriately in formal settings.Carol parece no ser capaz de portarse de manera apropiada en ámbitos formales.
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appropriately
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (suitably)
a. apropiadamente, adecuadamente
2. (properly)
a. con propiedad
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appropriately [əˈprəʊprɪɪtlɪ]
adverb
[+dress] apropiadamente; [+respond] apropiadamente; adecuadamente; [+act] debidamente
appropriately dressed for the occasion vestido apropiadamente para la ocasión; vestido acorde con la ocasión
it is extremely important that members act appropriately at all times Social skills mean nothing more than acting appropriately in any given situation
it's entitled, appropriately enough, "Art for the Nation" se titula, muy apropiadamente, "Arte para la Nación"; they have committed a crime and they must be punished appropriately han cometido un crimen y deben recibir el correspondiente castigo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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