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lief

División en sílabas: lief

Definición de lief en inglés:

adverbio

(as lief) archaic
As happily; as gladly: he would just as lief eat a pincushion
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • ‘I had as lief be a Brownist as a politician,’ said bibulous Sir Andrew Ague-cheek.
  • Here is W. S. Gilbert's spoof line, ‘I would as lief be thrust through a thicket hedge as cry Pooh to a callow throstle’.
  • As for the first, I would as lief pray with him as with any man.

Origen

Old English lēof 'dear, pleasant', of Germanic origin: related to leave2 and love.

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Pronunciación: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
adjective
greater than others in power or influence