versus
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versus(
vuhr
-
suhs
)
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (sports)
a. contra
Do you remember who scored the only goal in the Germany versus Argentina World Cup final?¿Te acuerdas de quién anotó el único gol del partido de Alemania contra Argentina en la final de la Copa Mundial?
2. (legal)
a. contra
I am reading a book about the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Brown versus Board of Education.Estoy leyendo un libro sobre la decisión de la Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos en el caso de Brown contra la Junta de Educación.
3. (in comparison)
a. frente a
You will need to examine the advantages of working from home versus working in an office environment.Vas a tener que examinar las ventajas de trabajar en casa frente a las de trabajar en una oficina.
b. versus
Nature versus nurture is an argument that continues to be debated.El debate sobre la naturaleza versus la crianza es algo que se sigue discutiendo.
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versus
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (law and sport)
a. contra
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versus [ˈvɜːsəs]
preposition
(Jur) (Dep) contra
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versus
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
versus(
behr
-
soos
)
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (in opposition to)
a. versus
Es importante saber cuándo usar "ser" versus "estar" al escribir frases en español.It is important to know when to use "ser" versus "estar" when writing sentences in Spanish.
b. against
Compramos boletos para ver el partido de los Estados Unidos versus Colombia.We bought tickets to see the United States against Colombia game.
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versus
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (formal)
a. versus
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
versus
preposition
versus; against
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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"si" versus "sí"
"si" versus "sí"
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