reliance

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reliance(
rih
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lay
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ihnts
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (dependence)
a. la dependencia
(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).
(F)
We need to find alternatives to our excessive reliance on fossil fuels.Debemos buscar alternativas a nuestra excesiva dependencia de los combustibles fósiles.
2. (confidence)
a. la confianza
(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).
(F)
It's not a good idea to place too much reliance on obtaining government funding for your project.Les aconsejo no depositar demasiada confianza en el hecho de que vayan a obtener fondos del gobierno para el proyecto.
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reliance
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (dependence)
a. la dependencia
(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).
(F)
2. (trust)
a. la confianza
(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).
(F)
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reliance [rɪˈlaɪəns]
noun
reliance on sth (trust) confianza (f) en algo; (dependence) dependencia (f) de algo; our excessive reliance on him nuestra excesiva dependencia con respecto de él; el que dependamos tanto de él; you can place no reliance on that no hay que fiarse de eso; no hay que tener confianza en eso
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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