implication
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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. (effect)
a. la consecuencia
(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 new budget had far-reaching implications that we hadn't initially considered.El nuevo presupuesto tuvo consecuencias de gran alcance que no consideramos inicialmente.
b. la implicación
(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 president's unexpected illness had serious political implications.La enfermedad inesperada del presidente tuvo serias implicaciones políticas.
c. la implicancia
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Our experimental results are going to have considerable implications in the medical field.Nuestros resultados experimentales van a tener implicaciones considerables en el campo medical.
d. la repercusión
(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 implications of this attack are unpredictable.Las repercusiones de este ataque son imprevisibles.
2. (inference)
a. la insinuación
(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).
John resented the implication that he was mentally ill.John se sintió molesto por la insinuación de que era un enfermo mental.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
If your implication is that I'm not qualified for my job, then you're wrong.Si estás insinuando que no estoy capacitado para hacer mi trabajo, te equivocas.
The implication of what you said is that you won't help us, am I right?Lo que dijiste significa que no vas a ayudarnos, ¿estoy en lo cierto?
3. (involvement)
a. la implicación
(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 two accomplices were arrested for their implication in the bank robbery.Los dos cómplices fueron arrestados por su implicación en el robo del banco.
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implication
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (effect)
a. la consecuencia
(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).
b. la implicación
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. la implicancia
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
2. (inference)
a. la insinuación
(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).
by implicationindirectamente, implícitamente
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implication [ˌɪmplɪˈkeɪʃən]
noun
1 (consequence) implicación (f); consecuencia (f)
we shall have to study all the implications tendremos que estudiar las posibles consecuencias or repercusiones; the proposal has major implications for schools la propuesta tiene grandes implicaciones or acarrea importantes consecuencias para los colegios
2 (inference)
in a remark of a fact
his implication was that she was lying estaba insinuando que ella mentía; the implication of this is that ... esto significa que ...
the implication of this is that every business will have to learn to manage its foreign-exchange exposure
he did not realize the full implications of his words no se dio cuenta de la trascendencia de sus palabras; by implication then ... de ahí (se deduce) que ...
3 (in crime) implicación (f)
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