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babel
Inglés americano: /ˌbeɪb(ə)l/
Inglés británico: /ˈbeɪb(ə)l/

Traducción de babel en español:

noun

  • 1.1
    also: Babel
    (Bible) the Tower of Babel
    la Torre de Babel
    1.2 (confusion) [literary] (no plural)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Where would all those self-interested snouts turn for sustenance if shoo'd away from the trough of taxpayer monies that currently funds the babel of ethnic councils and advocates of cultural separatism.
    • I argue that to accept the babel of multiple and incommensurable publics is to surrender to the Babylon of an alienating governance such as the Jews fell under during their Babylonian captivity.
    • If we turn to various explanations of how these incidents come about and how to prevent them, we face a babel of opinions.

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