personally
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (individually)
a. personalmente
The letter was addressed personally to me.La carta iba dirigida a mí personalmente.
2. (in person)
a. personalmente
I'm not personally acquainted with him, but I've heard a lot about him.No lo conozco personalmente, pero me han hablado mucho de él.
b. en persona
The president intervened personally to get her freed from prison.El presidente intercedió en persona para que la liberaran.
3. (in my opinion)
a. personalmente
Personally, I think he should resign his post.Personalmente, creo que debería dimitir de su cargo.
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personally
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (in my opinion)
a. personalmente
2. (to visit, talk to, know)
a. en persona
personally, I think…personalmente, creo…
don't take it personallyno te lo tomes como algo personal
I will hold you personally responsible if she gets hurtsi se hace daño te pediré cuentas a ti personalmente
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personally [ˈpɜːsnəlɪ]
adverb
1 (individually) personalmente
personally I think that ... personalmente creo que ...; I wasn't referring to you personally no me estaba refiriendo a ti personalmente; I know her personally la conozco personalmente; I hold you personally responsible for what has happened/for her safety lo declaro responsable personalmente de lo que ha ocurrido/de su seguridad
personally I am willing, but others ...
2 (in person) en persona; personalmente
the manager saw me personally el gerente habló conmigo en persona or personalmente
to hand sth over personally
3 (unkindly)
I didn't mean it personally no pretendía ofenderte; don't take it too personally no te lo tomes a mal
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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