outset
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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. (general)
a. el principio
(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).
Savvy consumers prefer to spend a little more at the outset if it means savings in the long run.Los consumidores astutos prefieren gastar un poco más al principio si significa ahorrar a largo plazo.
b. el comienzo
(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).
Rick says he was always against the war, but the record shows he supported it at its outset.Rick dice que siempre estuvo en contra de la guerra, pero el documento demuestra que la apoyó desde el comienzo.
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outset
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el principio
(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).
at the outsetal principio
from the outsetdesde el principio
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
outset [ˈaʊtset]
noun
principio (m); comienzo (m)
at the outset al principio or comienzo; from the outset desde el principio or comienzo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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