membership
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membership(
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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. (state of being a member)
a. la afiliación
(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).
(of trade union or party)
He resigned his membership of the party in protest.Renunció a su afiliación al partido en señal de protesta.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
(of club or society)
I've applied for membership of the flying club.Solicité el ingreso como socio al aeroclub.
Membership entitles you to book tickets a week before the general public.Ser socio te da derecho a reservar entradas una semana antes que el público general.
2. (members)
a. los socios
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, las socias
(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).
(of a club or society)
The majority of our membership are older people.La mayoría de nuestros socios son personas mayores.
b. los afiliados
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, las afiliadas
(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).
(of a trade union or party)
We shall have to consult the membership on this issue.Vamos a tener que consultar a los afiliados sobre este asunto.
c. los miembros
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, las miembros
(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).
(of a committee or organización)
The commission was in crisis when its entire membership resigned en masse.La comisión atravesó una crisis tras la renuncia en bloque de todos sus miembros.
d. la membresía
(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 Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
The whole membership was in favor of the proposal.Toda la membresía estaba a favor de la propuesta.
3. (number of members)
a. el número de socios
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of a club or society)
We need to increase our membership or the club will cease to exist.Necesitamos aumentar el número de socios; de otro modo, el club dejará de existir.
b. el número de afiliados
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of a trade union or party)
In terms of membership, the party is now the second biggest in the country.En términos de número de afiliados, el partido ya es el segundo del país.
c. el número de miembros
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of a committee or organization)
Membership of the EU increased from 15 to 28 countries.El número de miembros de la UE aumentó de 15 a 28 países.
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membership
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (state of being a member; of club)
a. la calidad de socio
(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).
2. (of party, union)
a. la afiliación
(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).
to renew one's membershiprenovar el carné de socio
membership cardcarné de socio/afiliado
membership feecuota de socio/afiliado
3. (members; of club)
a. el socios
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
4. (of union, party)
a. el afiliación f, afiliados(as)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la afiliación f, afiliados(as)
(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).
a large/small membershipun elevado/escaso número de socios/afiliados
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membership [ˈmembəʃɪp]
noun
1 (members) [of club, society] socios (m); miembros (m); [of political party] miembros (m); militancia (f); afiliados (m); [of trade union] afiliados (m); miembros (m)
we shall have to consult our membership
2 (position)
membership carries certain rights el ser socio or miembro conlleva ciertos derechos; membership of the union is compulsory es obligatorio afiliarse a or hacerse miembro del sindicato; I've paid for a year's membership he pagado la cuota anual de socio or miembro
to apply for membership solicitar el ingreso como socio or miembro
Spain's membership of or in the Common Market (US) (state) la pertenencia de España al Mercado Común; (act) el ingreso de España en el Mercado Común
to [renew] one's membership (of > in sth) You forgot to renew your membership in the American Automobile Association
3 (numbers) número (m) de miembros or socios etc; membresía (f); (Méx)
a membership of more than 800 más de 800 socios or miembros; trade union membership has declined el número de afiliados a los sindicatos ha disminuido
what is your membership?
modifier
membership card (n) [of club, society] tarjeta (f) or carné (m) de socio; [of political party, trade union] tarjeta (f) or carné (m) de afiliación
membership fee (n) cuota (f) de socio
membership list (n) relación (f) de socios
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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