imply
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to suggest)
a. insinuar
The store clerk implied that I didn't have enough money to buy the suit.El dependiente insinuó que no tenía suficiente dinero para comprar el traje.
2. (to involve)
a. implicar
Being a parent implies a lot of responsibility.Ser un padre implica mucha responsabilidad.
b. suponer
You need to be prepared for the costs that the project implies.Tienes que estar preparado para los gastos que el proyecto supone.
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imply
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (insinuate)
a. insinuar
2. (involve)
a. implicar
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imply [ɪmˈplaɪ]
transitive verb
(hint, suggest) insinuar; (involve) suponer; implicar
are you implying that ...? ¿quieres decir que ...?; ¿insinúas que ...?; what are you implying? ¿qué insinúas?; he implied he would do it dio a entender que lo haría; it implies a lot of work supone or implica mucho trabajo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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