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ejecutivo
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Usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 2).
el ejecutivo, la ejecutiva(
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (profession)
a. executive
Los ejecutivos de ventas gozan de salarios muy altos.Sales executives enjoy very high salaries.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (politics)
a. government
El ejecutivo aprobó el presupuesto para educación.The government approved the education budget.
b. executive
El proyecto fue rechazado por el ejecutivo.The project was rejected by the executive.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (with the power to put something into effect)
a. executive
Sin el productor ejecutivo, no hubiera sido posible hacer esta película.Without the executive producer, it would have been impossible to make this movie.
4. (legal)
a. executive
El abogado ejerció una acción ejecutiva contra el señor por el incumplimiento de sus obligaciones.The lawyer placed an executive action against the man for noncompliance of his obligations.
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ejecutivo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. executive
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (persona)
a. executive
ejecutivo agresivothrusting executive
ejecutivo de cuentasaccount administrator
3. (politics)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
el Ejecutivo, -athe government
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ejecutivoa ejecutiva
adjective
1 [+función, poder] executive
2 (urgente) [+petición] pressing; insistent; [+respuesta] prompt; [+negocio] urgent; immediate
(Política) executive
el Ejecutivo the Executive
(Com) executive
ejecutivo/a de cuentas account executive
ejecutivo/a de ventas sales executive
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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