exempt
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exempt(
ehg
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zehmpt
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (not subject to an obligation; often used with "from")
a. exento
High ranking public officials are exempt from the driving ban.Los funcionarios públicos de alto rango están exentos de la prohibición de manejar.
b. eximido
I don't have to take the final exam! I am exempt due to my good grades.¡No tengo que hacer el examen final! Quedé eximida por tener buenas calificaciones.
c. libre (taxes)
Medicines are exempt from taxes in some countries.Las medicinas están libres de impuestos en algunos países.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to free from an obligation)
a. eximir
Some countries exempt the poor from paying income taxes.Algunos países eximen a los pobres del pago de impuestos sobre la renta.
b. dispensar
The judge exempted Anabel from testifying against her husband.El juez dispensó a Anabel de testificar contra su marido.
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exempt
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. exento(a)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. eximir
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exempt [ɪɡˈzempt]
adjective
exento;from de
to be exempt from paying estar exento de pagar; exempt from tax libre de impuestos
transitive verb
to exempt sth/sb (from sth/from doing sth) eximir algo/a algn (de algo/de hacer algo); dispensar algo/a algn (de algo/de hacer algo)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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