cheque en blanco

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cheque en blanco(
cheh
-
keh
 
ehn
 
blahn
-
koh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (finance)
a. blank check
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
La familia de Jorge es muy rica y, para su cumpleaños, su padre le regaló un cheque en blanco.Jorge's family is very wealthy, and his father gave him a blank check for his birthday.
b. blank cheque (United Kingdom)
Uno de nuestros patrocinadores dijo confiar plenamente en nosotros y nos extendió un cheque en blanco.One of our sponsors said he fully trusted us and wrote us a blank cheque.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(carte blanche)
a. blank check
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Creo que la nueva ley es un cheque en blanco para todos aquellos que defraudan al fisco.I believe the new law is a blank check for all those who defraud the tax authorities.
b. blank cheque (United Kingdom)
La dirección nos dio un cheque en blanco para proceder como creyéramos oportuno.The management gave us a blank cheque to proceed as we saw fit.
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