determination
determination(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (resolve)
a. la determinación
(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).
Do you have the determination necessary to reach your monthly goal?¿Tienes la determinación necesaria para alcanzar tu objetivo mensual?
b. la decisión
(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).
I knew you had the determination to become a doctor, and nothing would stop you.Sabía que tenías la decisión para recibirte de médica y que nada te detendría.
c. la resolución
(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).
He has the determination required to stay positive.Tiene la resolución que se requiere para mantener una actitud positiva.
2. (conclusion)
a. la determinación
(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 still have not reached a determination of the cause of death.Aún no hemos llegado a una determinación sobre la causa de muerte.
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determination
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (resoluteness)
a. la decisión f, determinación
(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).
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determination [dɪˌtɜːmɪˈneɪʃən]
noun
1 (resolve) determinación (f); resolución (f); decisión (f)
he set off with great determination partió muy resuelto; in his determination to do it por su determinación or decisión a hacerlo
2 (ascertaining) [of cause, position] determinación (f)
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Phrases with "determination"
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self-determination
la autodeterminación
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