grievance
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grievance(
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vihns
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (complaint)
a. la queja
(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 steel workers union submitted a lengthy list of grievances.El sindicato de trabajadores siderúrgicos presentó una larga lista de quejas.
2. (offence)
a. el motivo de queja
(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).
The lack of proper safety training was a ongoing grievance for the workers.La falta de entrenamiento en seguridad era un constante motivo de queja por parte de los trabajadores.
3. (feeling of resentment)
a. el sentimiento de agravio
(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).
Helen wrote a letter expressing her grievance for her unjust termination.Helen escribió una carta manifestando su sentimientos de agravio por su despido injusto.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (related to grievances)
a. de quejas
The employee manual includes a section about grievance procedures.El manual de empleados incluye una sección acerca del procedimiento para trámite de quejas.
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grievance
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (resentment)
a. el (sentimiento de) agravio
(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).
2. (complaint)
a. el motivo de queja
(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).
3. (ind)
a.
grievance procedurejuicio de faltas
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grievance [ˈɡriːvəns]
noun
(complaint) queja (f); (cause for complaint) motivo (m) de queja; [of workers] reivindicación (f)
to have a grievance against sb tener queja de algn
modifier
grievance procedure (n) sistema (m) de trámite de quejas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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