complemento
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complemento(
kohm
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pleh
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mehn
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (supplement)
a. complement
La impresora multifuncional es el complemento perfecto para su oficina en casa.The multifunction printer is the perfect complement to your home office.
2. (culinary)
a. accompaniment
Las acelgas son un buen complemento para el pescado a la plancha.Chard is a good accompaniment to grilled fish.
3. (mathematics)
a. complement
El complemento de un ángulo de 30 grados tiene 60 grados.The complement of a 30-degree angle has 60 degrees.
4. (grammar)
a. complement
En la frase "pon el libro en la mesa" el complemento preposicional de "en" es "la mesa".In the sentence "Put the book on the table," the prepositional complement of "on" is "the table".
b. object
El complemento directo recibe la acción de un verbo transitivo.A direct object receives the action of a transitive verb.
5. (extra pay)
a. bonus
El salario base es bajo, pero me pagan complementos por antigüedad e idiomas.The base salary is low, but I get paid bonuses for seniority and languages.
6. (ornament)
a. accessory
Ese collar es el complemento perfecto para tu vestido verde.That necklace is the perfect accessory to your green dress.
complementos
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
7. (automobile)
a. accessories
Aquí venden complementos para todas las marcas de autos.They sell accessories for all brands of cars.
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complemento
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (añadido)
a. complement
la fruta es el complemento ideal de una dieta equilibradafruit is the ideal complement to a balanced diet
complemento salarialbonus, wage supplement
complemento vitamínicovitamin supplement
2. (grammar)
a. object, complement
complemento agenteagent
complemento circunstancialadjunct
complemento directo/indirectodirect/indirect object
complementosaccessories
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complemento
1 (Matemáticas) complement
2 (Lingüística) complement; object
complemento directo direct object
complemento circunstancial adverbial
complemento circunstancial de lugar complemento circunstancial de modo complemento circunstancial de tiempo
complemento indirecto indirect object
complemento preposicional prepositional complement
un rasgo que obliga a seleccionar un complemento preposicional con por, de significado agente
3 (parte)
el vino es un complemento de la buena comida wine is the ideal complement to good food
la salud psíquica, complemento indispensable de la física estos altavoces pueden ser el complemento ideal para nuestro equipo los Diarios constituyen un complemento indispensable para quien desee perderse en el universo de Musil este aparato constituye un complemento ideal de la radiografía por rayos X. es un producto usado como complemento de la alimentación infantil
sería el complemento de su felicidad it would complete her happiness
4
oficial de complemento (Mil) reserve officer
5 (pago)
complemento de destino extra allowance (attached to a post)
complemento de productividad performance-related bonus
CGT considera "regresivo y represivo" el complemento de productividad El reparto de los complementos de productividad deberá ser publicado en cada centro de trabajo
complemento de sueldo bonus; extra pay
complemento por peligrosidad danger money
complemento salarial bonus; extra pay
6 (Cine) short; supporting feature
complementos (Automóviles) [de moda] accessories;
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complemento directo
direct object
complemento indirecto
indirect object
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