divorcio

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divorcio(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (end of marriage)
a. divorce
Solicité el divorcio porque mi matrimonio ya no funcionaba.I asked for a divorce because my marriage wasn't working anymore.
2. (divergence)
a. difference
El divorcio entre tus opiniones y las mías es abismal.There is a vast difference between your opinions and mine.
b. discrepancy
Es notorio el divorcio entre lo que predica este político y lo que hace.There is a glaring discrepancy between what this politician preaches and what he practices.
c. split
Su discurso corroboró el divorcio que existe entre los reformistas y el ala más conservador del partido.His speech confirmed the split that exists between the reformists and the more conservative wing of the party.
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divorcio
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (law)
a. divorce
2. (diferencia)
a. difference, inconsistency
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divorcio
1 [de una pareja] divorce
2 (diferencia) discrepancy
existe un divorcio entre los dos conceptos the two ideas are divorced from each other
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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