indebido
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indebido(
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deh
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bee
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doh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (incorrect)
a. improper
El cantante escribió unos comentarios indebidos en Twitter que ofendieron a muchos de su público.The singer wrote some improper remarks on Twitter which many of his fans found offensive.
2. (legal)
a. wrongful
Tamara piensa solicitar asesoramiento jurídico por su despido indebido.Tamara will be seeking legal advice on her wrongful dismissal.
b. illegal
Las grabaciones indebidas de este concierto serán confiscadas y penalizadas por la ley.Illegal recordings of this concert will be seized and punished by law.
3. (undue)
a. unjust
Me parece que no darle comida a Juanito por un día es un castigo indebido para un niño.I think that not giving Juanito anything to eat for a day is an unjust punishment for a child.
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indebido
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (incorrecto)
a. improper
2. (ilegal)
a. unlawful, illegal
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
indebido
adjective
(injustificado) undue; (incorrecto) improper; (injusto) illegal; wrongful;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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