la tregua
-the truce
See the entry for tregua.


A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (armistice)
a. truce
El presidente se fue al Medio Oriente en busca de una tregua.The president went to the Middle East to seek a truce.
2. (rest)
a. respite
Los esfuerzos para detener la propagación del ébola deben continuar sin tregua.Efforts to halt the spread of Ebola must continue without respite.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Trabajó sin tregua en su tesis la semana antes de entregarlo.She worked tirelessly on her thesis the week before it was due.
Los soldados seguían luchando sin tregua en los últimos días de la guerra.The soldiers continued fighting relentlessly in the final days of the war.
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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. (en guerra)
a. truce
2. (respiro)
a. respite
no dar treguato give no respite
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1 (Mil) truce
2 (descanso) lull; respite
sin tregua without respite; no dar tregua to give no respite; dar treguas [+dolor] to come and go; let up from time to time; [+asunto] not to be urgent
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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