response
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response(
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spans
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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. (answer)
a. la respuesta
(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).
She just said "no" in response to his invitation.Se limitó a decir "no" en respuesta a su invitación.
2. (reaction)
a. la reacción
(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).
What was your parents' response when you told them you crashed the car?¿Cuál fue la reacción de tus padres cuando les dijiste que chocaste?
3. (religious)
a. el responso
(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).
The responses spoken by the congregation are in bold.Los responsos que dan los fieles están escritos en negrita.
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response
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la respuesta
(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).
in response toen respuesta a
response timetiempo de respuesta
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response [rɪsˈpɒns]
noun
1 (answer) (gen) contestación (f); respuesta (f); (to charity appeal) acogida (f)
his only response was to yawn por toda respuesta dio un bostezo; in response to como respuesta a; in response to many requests ... accediendo a muchos ruegos ...; we got a 73% response respondió el 73 por ciento; we had hoped for a bigger response from the public habíamos esperado más correspondencia or una mayor respuesta del público; it found no response no encontró eco alguno; it met with a generous response tuvo una generosa acogida
2 (Rel) responsorio (m)
3 (reaction) reacción (f)
the response was not favourable la reacción no fue favorable
modifier
response time (n) tiempo (m) de respuesta
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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