disagreement
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disagreement(
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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. (difference of opinion)
a. el desacuerdo
(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).
Disagreements about the death penalty split the political party.Los desacuerdos sobre la pena de muerte dividieron al partido político.
b. la disconformidad
(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).
The other jurors became upset when she expressed her disagreement with everybody else's opinion.Los otros miembros del jurado se enfadaron cuando expresó su disconformidad con la opinión del resto.
2. (disparity)
a. la discrepancia
(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).
The primary source of disagreement between our experimental trials was human error.La fuente principal de discrepancia entre las pruebas de nuestro experimento fue un error humano.
3. (quarrel)
a. la discusión
(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).
My roommates and I constantly have disagreements about who should clean the kitchen and the bathrooms.Mis compañeros de piso y yo tenemos constantemente discusiones sobre quién debe limpiar la cocina y los baños.
b. la riña
(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).
By the time they finally made up, they weren't even sure how the disagreement started in the first place.Cuando por fin hicieron las pases, ni siquiera sabían cómo había empezado la riña en primer lugar.
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disagreement
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (failure to agree)
a. el desacuerdo
(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).
to be in disagreement with somebodyestar en desacuerdo con alguien
2. (quarrel)
a. la discusión
(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).
to have a disagreement with somebodydiscutir con alguien
3. (discrepancy)
a. la discrepancia
(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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disagreement [ˌdɪsəˈɡriːmənt]
noun
1 (with opinion) desacuerdo (m); disconformidad (f)
the talks ended in disagreement no se alcanzó un acuerdo or no hubo acuerdo en las conversaciones
there is some disagreement as to the result I proposed this and there was no disagreement the two sides are in disagreement she shook her head in disagreement
2 (quarrel) riña (f); discusión (f)
3 (between accounts, versions) discrepancia (f);with con
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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