aside
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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. (to the side)
a. a un lado
I moved aside to let a waiter carrying a tray pass.Me hice a un lado para dejar pasar a un camarero que llevaba una bandeja.
b. aparte
Can I pull you aside to talk to you for a moment?¿Puedo llevarte aparte para hablar contigo por un momento?
2. (except; used with "from")
a. aparte de
Aside from going to the beach, there isn't much to do around here.Aparte de ir a la playa, no hay mucho que hacer por aquí.
3. (in addition; used with "from")
a. además de
The apartment is beautiful and in a nice neighborhood; aside from that, it's inexpensive.El apartamento es bonito y está situado en un barrio bueno; además de eso es económico.
b. aparte de
I'd love to go out, but I have a lot of homework, and aside from that I'm flat broke.Me encantaría salir, pero tengo muchos deberes, y aparte de eso, no tengo un centavo.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (theater)
a. el aparte
(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).
This line of the play is directed to the audience as an aside.Esta frase de la obra está dirigida al público como aparte.
5. (digression)
a. la acotación
(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).
We sometimes have to indulge our professor's random asides.A veces tenemos que aguantar las acotaciones aleatorias de nuestro profesor.
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aside
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. aparte, a un lado
aside fromaparte de
to put or set something asideapartar or reservar algo
stand aside please!¡apártense, por favor!
to take somebody asidellevarse a alguien aparte
politics aside,…dejando a un lado la política,…
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (theater)
a. el aparte
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
aside [əˈsaɪd]
When aside is an element in a phrasal verb, eg brush aside, cast aside, put aside, stand aside, look up the verb.
adverb
1 (to one side) a un lado
to set or put sth aside apartar algo; to cast aside desechar; echar a un lado; to step aside hacerse a un lado; joking aside bromas aparte
The others laughed and Wanna said, 'Joking aside, if we could have a river running through this desert, it wouldn't take long before it became a good place to live'
2
aside from (as well as) aparte de; además de; (except for) aparte de
noun
(Teat) aparte (m)
to say sth in an aside decir algo aparte
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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