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salvo

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salvo(
sahl
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boh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (unharmed)
a. safe
Aquí están sus hijos, salvos y felices después de pasar el día en el parque.Here are your children, safe and happy after spending the day in the park.
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
preposition
2. (apart from)
a. except
Nunca nos vamos de vacaciones, salvo a la casa de mis abuelos.We never go on vacation, except to my grandparent's house.
b. except for
Todos estaban entusiasmados por tomar un crucero, salvo Eduardo.Everyone was excited about taking a cruise, except for Eduardo.
c. save
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
Will ha terminado su tesis, salvo la bibliografía.Will has finished his thesis, save the bibliography.
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salvo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a.
sano y salvosafe and sound
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
preposition
2. (general)
a. except
todos, salvo los enfermoseveryone except (for) the sick
salvo ella, nadie más conocía el caminoapart from her, nobody else knew the way, nobody knew the way except for her
salvo queunless
salvo error u omisiónerrors and omissions excepted
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
3. (general)
a.
estar a salvoto be safe
poner algo a salvoto put something in a safe place
ponerse a salvoto reach safety
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salvo
adjective
safe
preposition
except; except for; save
salvo aquellos que ya contamos except (for) those we have already counted; de todos los países salvo de Italia from all countries except Italy; salvo error u omisión (Com) errors and omissions excepted
adverb
a salvo out of danger; a salvo de safe from; nada ha quedado a salvo de sus ataques nothing has been safe from o has escaped his attacks
dejar a salvo
para dejar a salvo su reputación in order to safeguard his reputation; ponerse a salvo to reach safety; en salvo out of danger; in a safe place
conjunction
salvo que salvo si unless
iré salvo que me avises al contrario I'll go unless you tell me otherwise
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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