There are 3 translations of bent in Spanish:

bent1

Pronunciation: /bent/
  • past and past pbend2

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Word of the day esporádicamente
adv
sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.

There are 3 translations of bent in Spanish:

bent2

adj

  • 1 [pipe/branch] curvado, torcido
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    • Working with animal forms, she's used compressed mattress springs and bent wire to form quirky, ethereal beings.
    • Wires and bent iron rods that once reinforced the concrete dangle from the ceiling.
    • Peg the stem securely into the trench with bent wire. Bend up the shoot tip and tie to a cane fixed firmly in the soil to keep the shoot upright.
  • 2 (determined)to be bent on sth she's bent on controlling the company se ha propuesto controlar la compañía he appears bent on destroying his own career parece empeñado en destruir su carrera
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    • A group of angry young men and women bent on violence has disrupted a meeting of elected politicians.
    • All said and done, the police authorities seem to be bent on going ahead with their welcome experiment.
    • He attributed this move to individuals in society who are bent on seeing the demise of the party.

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Word of the day esporádicamente
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sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.

There are 3 translations of bent in Spanish:

bent3

n

(no plural/sin plural)
  • 1.1 (inclination) inclinaciones (feminine plural) people of (an) artistic bent personas con inclinaciones artísticas 1.2 (aptitude) aptitud (feminine) a bent for languages aptitud (feminine) or facilidad (feminine) para los idiomas
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    • He has a talent for being a down-and-out guy and he has a natural bent for comedy, as Russ reminded me on the way out of the theater.
    • For those of you with time on your hands and a similar bent for political theater, you can download the images for flagmaking here.
    • But behind her vulnerable persona was a woman who was a ‘practised liar’ with a bent for sexual fantasy.

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Word of the day esporádicamente
adv
sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.