disposition

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disposition(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (character)
a. el carácter
(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).
(M)
Their neighbor David was a man of a most sour disposition.Su vecino David era un hombre de un carácter muy agrio.
b. el temperamento
(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).
(M)
Management doesn't think that Victor has a disposition suited to being in a position of authority.La gerencia no cree que Victor tenga el temperamento adecuado para estar en una posición de autoridad.
2. (inclination)
a. la predisposición
(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).
(F)
Some people have the disposition to see everything in a negative light.Algunas personas tienen la predisposición a ver todo en una luz negativa.
b. la mentalidad
(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).
(F)
The followers of this candidate have a disposition to blame others.Los seguidores de este candidato tienen la tendencia de echarle la culpa a los demás.
3. (placement)
a. la disposición
(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).
(F)
Alan is an interior designer who is very meticulous about the disposition of each item in the room.Alan es un diseñador de interiores muy meticuloso con la disposición de cada artículo en una habitación.
4. (control)
a. la disposición
(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).
(F)
The president has the most powerful army in the world at his disposition.El presidente tiene a su disposición el ejército más poderoso del mundo.
5. (legal)
a. la disposición
(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).
(F)
Our grandfather's will was very clear about the disposition of his estate.El testamento de nuestro abuelo fue muy claro en cuanto a la disposición de su herencia.
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disposition
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (temperament)
a. el carácter
(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).
(M)
2. (inclination)
a.
to have a disposition to do somethingtener tendencia a hacer algo
3. (formal)
a. la disposición
(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).
(F)
(arrangement)
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disposition [ˌdɪspəˈzɪʃən]
noun
1 (temperament) carácter (m); temperamento (m)
2 (placing) [of ornaments, furniture] disposición (f); colocación (f); [of troops] despliegue (m)
3 (inclination) predisposición (f);to a
I have no disposition to help him no estoy dispuesto a ayudarle
4 dispositions preparativos (m)
to make one's dispositions hacer preparativos
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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