rechazo
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rechazo(
rreh
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chah
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soh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (lack of acceptance)
a. rejection
Tienes que aprender a aceptar el rechazo.You have to learn how to accept rejection.
b. refusal
Tu rechazo de mi última oferta no me deja otra opción que declarar la guerra.Your refusal of my final offer leaves me no choice but to declare war.
2. (snub)
a. rebuff
Saludó a todos en la sala, menos a ti. Es claro que fue un rechazo.She greeted everyone in the room but you. Clearly it was a rebuff.
3. (sports)
a. block
La inesperada victoria del equipo se debió al rechazo estupendo de la defensa.The team's unexpected victory was down to an excellent block by the defense.
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rechazo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (no aceptación)
a. rejection
2. (hacia una ley, un político)
a. disapproval
mostró su rechazohe made his disapproval clear
rechazo a hacer algorefusal to do something
3. (negación)
a. denial
4. (medicine)
a. rejection
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rechazo
1 (negativa) refusal
rechazo frontal [de propuesta] outright rejection; [de oferta] flat refusal
El apoyo incondicional a Israel no tiene por qué suponer el [rechazo frontal] y sistemático de las propuestas palestinas.
2 (Med) rejection
3 (rebote) bounce; rebound
de rechazo on the rebound
4 (desaire) rebuff
5 [de fusil] recoil
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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