indirecto
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. indirect
La decisión del presidente de Francia tuvo un efecto indirecto sobre otros países de Europa.The decision of the French president had an indirect effect on other European countries.
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indirecto
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. indirect
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indirecto
adjective
1 [+apoyo, control, causa, respuesta] indirect; [+referencia] oblique; [+amenaza, crítica] veiled
estaba ayudando a los opresores de modo indirecto he was indirectly helping the oppressors; in a roundabout way he was helping the oppressors; de modo indirecto me dijo que me fuera he hinted that I should go; fue una manera indirecta de pedir dinero it was a indirect o roundabout way of asking for money
2 [+impuesto, coste] indirect
3 [+iluminación, luz] indirect
4 (Gramática) [+complemento, estilo] indirect
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