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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (essentially)
a. básicamente
Salsa and timba are fundamentally based on the same rhythms, but they have a different aesthetic.La salsa y la timba se basan básicamente en los mismos ritmos, pero tienen una estética diferente.
b. fundamentalmente
My father and I have fundamentally the same accent, but there are some different words that I use.Mi padre y yo tenemos fundamentalmente el mismo acento, pero hay algunas palabras distintas que yo utilizo.
2. (radically)
a. fundamentalmente
The student's paper was fundamentally opposed to the writer's point of view.El trabajo del alumno se oponía fundamentalmente al punto de vista del escritor.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. básicamente, fundamentalmente
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fundamentally [ˌfʌndəˈmentəlɪ]
1 (basically) básicamente; en lo fundamental
the situation remains fundamentally the same básicamente or en lo fundamental, la situación no cambia; fundamentally, your children are your responsibility básicamente, sus hijos son responsabilidad suya; he is still fundamentally optimistic about the situation básicamente sigue sintiéndose optimista en cuanto a la situación
her argument is fundamentally sound fundamentally it was a conventional bomber but it had a number of interesting innovations fundamentally, people like her because she listens to them
2 (profoundly) fundamentalmente
their lifestyle is fundamentally different to ours su forma de vida es fundamentalmente distinta a la nuestra; there is something fundamentally wrong in what he says hay un error fundamental en lo que dice; it is fundamentally important that this project continues es de vital importancia or es fundamental que el proyecto siga adelante
environmentalists say the treaty is fundamentally flawed he is fundamentally opposed to any negotiations she has fundamentally changed the way we think about childbirth he disagreed fundamentally with the president's judgement
3 (intrinsically) intrínsecamente
he is a fundamentally decent person a fundamentally healthy baby
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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