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Inflexiones de 'fin' (n): mpl: fines

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Principal Translations
fin nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (término) (terminate [sth])end nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Ana y Juan han puesto fin a su noviazgo.
 Anna and John have put an end to their relationship.
 
Additional Translations
fin nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (meta)purpose nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  aim nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Mi fin en la vida es ser feliz.
 My purpose in life is to be happy.
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Compound Forms:
¿con qué fin…? exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (¿Qué resultado buscas?) (US)why?, for what purpose? exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (UK, formal)to what end…? exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a fin de,
a fin de hacer algo
loc conjlocución conjuntiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como conjunción ("ya que", "a fin de", "ahora que").
(con el objetivo de)in order to [verb], so as to [verb] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  with the purpose of [verb], with the goal of [verb] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Sé claro al exponer tus ideas a fin de evitar confusiones.
 Be clear when you share your ideas, in order to (or: so as to) avoid confusion.
a fin de conocer (para saber)in order to get to know, to get to know, in order to know v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  to find out about v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (formal)with the aim of learning exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a fin de que,
a fin de que se haga algo
loc conjlocución conjuntiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como conjunción ("ya que", "a fin de", "ahora que").
(para que) (with infinitive)in order to advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  so that advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Los dos pusieron de su parte a fin de que terminaran sus conflictos.
 Both of them did their part in order to stop their arguing.
a tal fin (con esa intención)to that end exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  for that purpose exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
al fin loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (finalmente)finally excl
  in the end exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 ¡Al fin conseguí terminar el libro!
 Finally, I was able finish the book!
al fin y al cabo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (a fin de cuentas)in the end, in the event advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  anyway, anyhow advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  at any rate advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
antes de fin de año loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (este año)before the end of the year exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  by the end of the year exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Debemos liquidar nuestra deuda antes de fin de año.
 We should pay off our debt before the end of the year.
antes de fin de mes (este mes)before the end of the month exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  by the end of the month exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
apostar de principio a fin bet from beginning to end v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
arresto de fin de semana weekend arrest nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
baile de fin de curso loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (celebración) (school)year-end dance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  prom nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El baile de fin de curso es un gran evento para los niños y para sus papás.
 The year-end dance is a great event for kids and their parents.
casi cada fin de semana almost every weekend exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
celebración de fin de año loc nom flocución nominal femenina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo femenino ("casa de citas", "zona cero", "arma secreta"). (despedida del año)year end celebration nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Una multitud recibió el año nuevo en la celebración de fin de año en la plaza.
 A multitude welcomed the new year with a year end celebration in the square.
cena de fin de año grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (31 de diciembre)year end dinner nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  year end meal nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  end of the year dinner nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  New Year's Eve dinner nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 La cena de fin de año congrega a las familias.
 The year end dinner brings families together.
con el fin de loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (con el propósito de)with the purpose of, in order to exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
con este fin to this aim, with this aim exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
de principio a fin loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (de cabo a rabo)from beginning to end exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
el fin justifica los medios exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (todo vale por el objetivo)the ends justify the means exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  the end justifies the means exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
en fin loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (en suma, en resumen)in short, in brief exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  all in all exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
en pleno fin de semana loc adj + nm (fin de semana: durante)in the middle of the weekend exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Que rabia, tengo que trabajar en pleno fin de semana.
 I'm so mad; I have to work in the middle of the weekend.
fiesta de fin de año grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (despedida del año)year end party nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  New Year's Eve party nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  end of the year party nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Los invitados se abrazan en las fiestas de fin de año al dar la medianoche.
 Guests hug one another at midnight in year end parties.
fin de año loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (31 de diciembre)end of the year nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  end-of-year adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Hay un ambiente festivo en el mundo por la proximidad del fin de año.
 There's a festive environment throughout the world because of the approaching end of the year.
fin de curso end of term, end of semester adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  end of class, end of the course adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  end of the course nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
fin de mes end-of-month adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  end of the month nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
fin de semana weekend nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
llegar a fin de mes make ends meet v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
no tener ni principio ni fin loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (ser infinito)have no beginning or end, be infinite v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
Note: Uso en matemáticas.
 Los números naturales no tienen principio ni fin.
no tener ni principio ni fin loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (parecer interminable)be a never-ending story v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 El amor de Tristán e Isolda no tiene principio ni fin.
por fin loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (tras larga espera)finally advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  at last advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 ¡Por fin he conseguido terminar el libro!
 I have finally finished the book!
pues al fin y al cabo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (a fin de cuentas)well, after all advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
sin fin de lucro (sin interés económico)non-profit adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
tener como fin (buscar como objetivo)have as a goal v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
tocar a su fin (llegar el final)get to the end, come to its end v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
ventas de fin de año grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (rebajas)year end sales nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
 Las ventas de fin de año dejan altas utilidades a los comerciantes.
 Year end sales are extremely useful for retailers.
viaje de fin de carrera (excursión de estudios)graduation trip nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
viaje de fin de curso (excursión de estudios) (school)end-of-year trip nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
viaje de fin de estudios graduation trip nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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