finances
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finances(
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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (monetary situation)
a. las finanzas
(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 wife takes care of our finances because she is an accountant.Mi esposa se ocupa de nuestras finanzas porque es contadora.
finance
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (money management)
a. las finanzas
(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 chose the business school because I'm interested in economy and finance.Elegí la facultad de negocios porque me interesan la economía y las finanzas.
3. (funding)
a. el financiamiento
(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).
Our idea is innovative and profitable, but we can't get the proper finance.Nuestra idea es innovadora y rentable, pero no podemos conseguir el financiamiento adecuado.
b. la subvención
(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 presidential candidate is still struggling to get finance for his campaign.El candidato presidencial todavía tiene problemas para conseguir una subvención para su campaña.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to fund)
a. financiar
I'm trying to lure investors who can finance my project.Estoy intentando atraer inversores que puedan financiar mi proyecto.
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finance
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (subject)
a. la finanzas
(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).
housecompañía financiera
financesfinanzas fpl
his finances are lowse encuentra en una mala situación financiera
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. financiar
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finance [faɪˈnæns]
noun
(gen) finanzas (f); asuntos (m) financieros; (funds) (also finances) fondos (m)
(the state of) the country's finances la situación económica del país; Minister of Finance MinistroaMinistra (m) (f) de Economía y Hacienda;a Ministra
transitive verb
[+project] financiar
he stole to finance his drug habit robaba para costearse su adicción a las drogas
modifier
[+company] financiero; [+page, section] de economía; de negocios
finance director (n) directoradirectora (m) (f) financieroafinanciera;a directora a financiera
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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