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gift
Inglés americano: /ɡɪft/
Inglés británico: /ɡɪft/

Traducción de gift en español:

noun

  • 1 1.1 (present) may I present you with a small gift?
    ¿puedo hacerle un pequeño obsequio? [formal]
    your gift could save a child's life
    su donación podría salvar la vida de un niño
    the perfect gift for the woman who has everything
    el regalo or [formal] el obsequio perfecto para la mujer que lo tiene todo
    a free gift in every packet (Business)
    un obsequio en cada paquete
    it was a gift
    me lo regalaron
    es un regalo
    it's a gift at that price
    a ese precio es una ganga or un regalo [colloquial]
    the exam was a gift [colloquial]
    el examen estaba regalado or tirado [colloquial]
    a gift from the gods never look a gift horse in the mouth
    a caballo regalado no le mires el diente or no se le miran los dientes
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The couple decided to forego wedding presents and gifts totalling £900 were handed over to the hospital.
    • The toasts were made, the wedding gifts presented, and finally we dined.
    • I'll get you your final pay together as well as a bonus as a wedding gift, to help things along.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The theme behind the design is the gift of perfume for Mother's Day, but the execution is that of stylized glamour.
    • Aside from the gift of time, mothers like to feel pampered.
    1.2 (power of bestowal) [formal]to be in the gift of somebody
    estar en manos de alguien
    the appointment to this post is in the gift of the president
    le incumbe al presidente hacer este nombramiento
  • 2 (talent) her artistic gifts
    su talento artístico
    sus dotes artísticas
    to have a gift for something/-ingshe has a gift for poetry
    tiene talento para la poesía
    he has a gift for making people laugh
    tiene el don de saber hacer reír a la gente
    he has a gift for saying the wrong thing [ironic]
    tiene el don de la inoportunidad [irónico]
    the gift of the gab o (in American English also) the gift of gab [colloquial] he has the gift of the gab
    tiene mucha labia [colloquial]
    tiene un pico de oro [colloquial]
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Yet the core of Boyd's ability, the essence of his talent, is his gift for finishing.
    • Advertising folks who do this best have a natural gift for empathizing with the customers they hope to seduce.
    • She had a natural gift for it and has kept with it.

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