condone
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condone(
kuhn
-
don
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to favor)
a. aprobar
The newspaper published the article but they didn't necessarily condone the author's comments.El periódico publicó el artículo pero no necesariamente aprobó los comentarios del autor.
2. (to excuse)
a. consentir
Although we're not punishing you, don't think we condone this type of behavior.Aunque no vamos a castigarte, no pienses que consentimos este tipo de comportamiento.
b. tolerar
Out of everything you've done, this is the one thing I can't condone.De todo lo que has hecho, esta es la única cosa que no puedo tolerar.
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condone
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. justificar
I cannot condone such behaviorno puedo justificar ese tipo de comportamiento
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condone [kənˈdəʊn]
transitive verb
consentir; tolerar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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