supposed
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supposed(
suh
-
pozd
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (hypothetical)
a. supuesto
I discovered that the supposed insurance salesman was actually a swindler.Descubrí que el supuesto agente de seguros era en realidad un estafador.
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supposed
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (meant)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to be supposed to do somethingtener que hacer algo
you were supposed to wash the dishestenías que fregar los platos
you're not supposed to smoke in hereaquí dentro no se puede fumar
there's supposed to be a meeting todayse supone que hoy hay reunión
2. (reputed)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
the film's supposed to be very goodse supone que es una película muy buena
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supposed [səˈpəʊzd]
adjective
[+ally, benefit, threat] supuesto
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "supposed"
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be supposed to
suponerse que
I was supposed to
se suponía que
it is supposed to be
se supone que sea
I am supposed to
se supone que
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