sidelined looks like it is a form of the word sideline - View Conjugation
sideline
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sideline(
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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. (sports)
a. la línea de banda
(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).
The head coach was standing on the sideline, shouting at the referee.El director técnico estaba parado en la línea de banda, gritándole al árbitro.
The players on the sideline were biting their nails in suspense.Los jugadores en la línea de banda se mordían las uñas por la incertidumbre.
2. (secondary occupation)
a. la actividad suplementaria
(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).
Hugo is a gifted painter, but that is mostly a sideline to his career as a physician.Hugo es un pintor dotado, pero eso es más que nada una actividad suplementaria a su carrera como médico.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to put off to the side)
a. marginar
The real estate mogul has sidelined many startup construction companies.El magnate inmobiliario ha marginado diferentes constructoras incipientes.
b. dejar fuera
The coach sidelined one of the forwards during the championship.El entrenador dejó fuera a uno de los delanteros durante todo el campeonato.
sidelines
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(secondary role)
a. margen
After years of being relegated to the sidelines, the lawyer finally got a high-profile case.Tras años de estar relegada al margen, la abogada por fin consiguió un caso importante.
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sideline
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of soccer, rugby pitch)
a. la línea de banda
(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).
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to sit on the sidelinesquedarse al margen
3. (commerce)
a. el negocio subsidiario
(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).
(business)
4. (job)
a. el segundo empleo
(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).
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sideline [ˈsaɪdlaɪn]
noun
1 (Ftbl) (Tennis) etc línea (f) de banda
to be on the sidelines (Dep) estar fuera del terreno de juego; estar en la banda; estar al margen
2 (Ferro) apartadero (m); vía (f) secundaria
3 (Comm) actividad (f) suplementaria
it's just a sideline es un pasatiempo, nada más
transitive verb
especially (US) marginar
we won't be sidelined no permitimos que se nos margine; he was sidelined by injury the whole season quedó fuera del equipo durante toda la temporada debido a una lesión
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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