frente

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Inflexiones de 'frente' (n): fpl: frentes
Inflexiones de 'frente' (n): mpl: frentes

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Principal Translations
frente nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (parte de la cara)forehead nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Tiene una profunda arruga en la frente.
 
Additional Translations
frente nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (meteorología: zona)front nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Se aproxima un frente cálido.
frente nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (línea de guerra)front nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Lo enviaron al frente junto con los otros soldados.
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Compound Forms:
paso al frente loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (hacia adelante)forward advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  (relative to others)ahead preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  (place)the front preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Juan dio un paso al frente.
 John took a step forward.
al frente de loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (al mando)in charge of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  at the front of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  lead vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El capitán estaba al frente de la operación.
 The captain was in charge of the operation.
arrugar la frente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (disgusto)furrow [sb]'s forehead v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  frown viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Pablito arrugó la frente con disgusto al ver las preguntas del examen.
caminar de frente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (andar hacia delante)walk forward, walk forwards v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
comportamiento frente a algo nm + loc prep (actitud) (US)behavior in the face of [sth] nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)behaviour in the face of [sth] nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  reaction to nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Analizaron su comportamiento frente a problemas para ver si era un buen líder.
 They analyzed his behavior in the face of problems to see if he was a good leader.
con la frente alta loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). coloquial (dignamente)with your head held high exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
de frente loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (francamente)facing [sb] about [sth] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  frankly, openly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  head-on advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
de frente loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (con determinación) (figurative)face on advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
de frente a loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (enfrente, delante de)facing [sb], facing [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  facing towards [sb], facing towards [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  in front of [sb], in front of [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
digámoslo de frente exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (sin rodeos)let's say it straight out v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  let's lay things bare v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
frente a in front of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  facing preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  opposite preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
frente a loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (ante, en presencia de)before preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  in the presence of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
frente a frente,
cara a cara
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
(uno a la vista de otro)face-to-face, face to face adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
frente a frente loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (ante algo)facing adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  in the face of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
frente despejada nf + adj (sin flequillo)clear forehead nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
frente frío nm + adj (masa de aire frío)cold front nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
frente popular nm + adj (partidos de izquierda)popular front nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
hacer frente a algo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (enfrentarse a)face [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (formal)confront [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  deal with [sth], tackle [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (emotional)cope with [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
hacerle frente a algo,
hacerle frente a,
hacer frente a
loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
(enfrentarse a algo)face up to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  stand up to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  tackle vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Tengo que hacerle frente a ese problema.
 I have to face up to the problem.
hacerle frente a alguien,
hacerle frente a,
hacer frente a
loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
(enfrentar a alguien)face up to [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  stand up to [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 No quiero hacerle frente a mi jefe.
 I don't want to face up to my boss.
ir al frente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (en primera línea de fuego)go to the front line v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Los reclutas no querían ir al frente, preferían quedarse en la retaguardia.
 The recruits didn't want to go to the front lines; they preferred to stay in the rear.
la mirada al frente (vista al frente)look forward vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  look ahead vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  look to the future exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  outlook nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
mirar de frente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (sin miedo) (without fear)look at [sb] squarely, look at [sb] in the eyes v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  stare at [sb] in the face v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
ponerse al frente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (tomar el mando)take charge v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Juan se puso al frente del negocio.
quedarse al frente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (asumir responsabilidad)be in charge v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Mientras el jefe está de viaje, Juan quedará al frente del negocio.
 While the boss is traveling, Juan will be in charge of the business.
responder frente a loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (dar cuenta ante)answer before v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  respond to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  be answerable to, be accountable to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
sin novedad en el frente exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). coloquial (sin sucesos nuevos) (colloquial)all quiet on the Western Front exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (figurative)business as usual exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  nothing new exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
tener dos dedos de frente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (ser tonto)be as dumb as a post v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  be irresponsible v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
tener más de dos dedos de frente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (ser listo)be quite smart v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (figurative)be a smart cookie v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
unos frente a otros some facing the others
ventaja frente a advantage in the face of nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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