siquiera
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siquiera(
see
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kyeh
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rah
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A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
1. (if only)
a. even if
Debes ir a la fiesta, siquiera sea para saludar.You should go to the party, even if it’s just to say hello.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (at least)
a. at least
¿Puedes intentar siquiera hacer algo de ejercicio hoy?Could you at least try to do some exercise today?
3. (in negative phrases)
a. even
No fui a la fiesta ni siquiera para ver a los famosos que estaban allí.I didn't go to the party not even to see the celebrities who were there.
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siquiera
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
1. (aunque)
a. even if
ven siquiera por pocos díasdo come, even if it's only for a few days
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (por lo menos)
a. at least
dime siquiera tu nombre(you could) at least tell me your name
ni (tan) siquieranot even
ni (tan) siquiera me hablaronthey didn't even speak to me
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siquiera
adverb
1 (al menos) at least
una vez siquiera once at least; just once; deja siquiera trabajar a los demás at least let the others work; dame un abrazo siquiera at least give me a hug; siquiera come un poquito at least eat a bit
si siquiera hubieras llamado, yo habría estado tranquilo toda la noche
2 (en frases negativas)
no me dijo hola siquiera
ni siquiera me dio las gracias he didn't even say thank you; he didn't so much as say thank you
ni me miró siquiera ni siquiera me miró she didn't even look at me
ni él siquiera vino not even he came
conjunction
1 (aunque) even if; even though
ven siquiera sea por pocos días do come even if it's only for a few days
2
siquiera venga, siquiera no venga whether he comes or not
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "siquiera"
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ni siquiera
not even
No me ayudaste ni siquiera con esta esperanza.
You didn't even help me have at least that hope.
tan siquiera
at least
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