versatile

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versatile(
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tayl
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (able to do different things)
a. versátil
Sarah is a versatile professional with wide-ranging skills and experience.Sarah es una profesional versátil, con una amplia variedad de destrezas y experiencias.
We're looking for a versatile player capable of playing both offense and defense.Estamos buscando un jugador versátil capaz de jugar ofensa y defensa.
b. polifacético
She is an extremely versatile actor and has played both comic and dramatic roles.Es un actor extremadamente polifacético e interpretó papeles tanto cómicos como dramáticos.
c. flexible (mind)
We are looking for versatile and enquiring minds to work on this research project.Buscamos mentes flexibles y curiosas para trabajar en este proyecto de investigación.
2. (fit for different uses)
a. versátil
A black jacket would be more versatile. It would go with more items in your wardrobe.Una chaqueta negra sería más versátil. Se combinaría con más prendas de tu guardarropa.
b. polivalente
The basement has been designed as a versatile space that could be used as a game room, home movie theater, or workspace.El sótano se diseñó como un espacio polivalente que puede servir tanto como sala de juegos, cine o lugar de trabajo.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Its set of attachments makes this vacuum very versatile, both in the home and for the car.Con su juego de accesorios, esta aspiradora se presta a múltiples usos, en el hogar y el carro.
The plastic bins we bought are very versatile.Los contenedores de plástico que compramos se prestan a múltiples usos.
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versatile
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (person)
a. polifacético(a), versátil
2. (object)
a. polivalente, versátil
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versatile [ˈvɜːsətaɪl]
adjective
[+person] polifacético; versátil; [+material] versátil; que se presta a usos distintos
eggs are very versatile los huevos dan mucho juego
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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