struggling
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struggling(
struh
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guhl
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ihng
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (finance)
a. en apuros
There are a lot of struggling businesses that can't compete because of their outdated technology.Hay muchas empresas en apuros que no pueden competir a causa de su tecnología anticuada.
b. en aprietos
I'm struggling to pay the bills and I won't get paid for another week.Estoy en aprietos tratando de pagar mis cuentas y falta una semana para que me paguen.
2. (artist, writer, actor)
a. que lucha por abrirse camino
The notion of the struggling, starving artist is outdated.El concepto del artista que lucha por abrirse camino y se muere de hambre es anticuada.
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struggling [ˈstrʌɡlɪŋ]
adjective
[+artist, writer, actor] que lucha por abrirse camino; [+business, team] en apuros
a struggling novelist he was just another struggling actor at the National Theatre measures to help struggling businesses a football fan has given up on his struggling team after 86 years
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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I am struggling
estoy luchando
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