ajena


Inflexiones de 'ajeno' (adj): f: ajena, mpl: ajenos, fpl: ajenas

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Principal Translations
ajeno adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (de otra persona) (property)[sb] else's adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  other people's adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 El décimo mandamiento prohíbe codiciar el bien ajeno.
 The Tenth Commandment forbids us from coveting other people's property.
ajeno adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (externo) (persons)unconnected, unaffiliated adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  (in general)external adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Se prohíbe la entrada al personal ajeno a la empresa.
 Access is forbidden to people unconnected with the company.
 
Additional Translations
ajeno adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (extraño, desconocido)alien, foreign adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Soy humano, y nada humano me es ajeno.
 I am human and nothing human is alien to me.
ajeno adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (no conocedor)unaware, ignorant adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Se internó en la selva ajeno a los peligros que encerraba.
 He took refuge in the jungle, unaware of the dangers it harboured.
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Compound Forms:
ajeno a algo loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (ignorar)unaware of adj + prep
  oblivious to adj + prep
  indifferent to adj + prep
ajeno a la realidad loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (en la ensoñación)divorced from reality, out of touch with reality, out of touch adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
amigo de lo ajeno,
amiga de lo ajeno
loc nm, loc nflocución nominal con flexión de género: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo con flexión de género ("asesino a sueldo, asesina a sueldo"; "primer ministro, primera ministra").
figurado (ladrón)light-fingered adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  pilfering adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
el respeto al derecho ajeno es la paz exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (la paz es la base del respeto)respect for the rights of others exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
haber ajeno loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). anticuado (propiedad de otro)other people's belongings nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  [sth] that is not yours, [sth] that does not belong to you nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Los ladrones se apoderan del haber ajeno.
sustraer lo ajeno steal [sb]'s belongings v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
ver la paja en el ojo ajeno,
pero no la viga en el propio
exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho").
(juzgar sin juzgarse) (Bible)see the mote in your brother's eye and not the rafter in your own v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
Note: Cita bíblica.
 Es muy fácil ver la paja en el ojo ajeno pero no la viga en el propio.
 It's easy to see the mote in someone else's eye and not the beam in your own.
ver la paja en ojo ajeno pero no la viga en el propio  (Biblical)see the straw in your brother's eye and not the rafter in your own v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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