oportunista
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el oportunista, la oportunista(
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(person who selfishly tries to get an advantage)
a. opportunist
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
Hay todavía muchos votantes que no se fían de la líder de este nuevo partido. Creen que no es más que una oportunista.There are still many voters who don't trust the leader of this new party. They believe she is nothing but an opportunist.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(related to opportunists or opportunism)
a. opportunistic
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
La reducción de impuestos a dos meses de las elecciones se percibe como una medida oportunista.The tax cut two months before the election is perceived as an opportunistic measure.
3. (medicine)
a. opportunistic
Los microorganismos oportunistas pueden aprovechar una situación crítica del sistema inmunitario y causar una enfermedad.Opportunistic microorganisms may take advantage of a critical situation of the immune system and cause disease.
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oportunista
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. opportunistic
2. (medicine)
a.
una infección oportunistaan opportunistic infection
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (general)
a. opportunist
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oportunista
adjective
opportunist; opportunistic
opportunist
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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