Translation of class in Spanish:
- 1 countable or uncountable (social stratum) the ruling class o (in British English also) classesa better class of customerla clase dominante(before noun) the class struggle o warclientes (masculine plural) de más categoríala lucha de clasesExample sentences
- But the underlying economic and class systems were exactly the same as in Western capitalist countries.
- The old two-tier class system will become three-tier and the most disadvantaged will have been sold down the river.
- The central characteristic of the society we live in is that it is divided by class.
- The English ruling class had men of high calibre to call upon.
- Poor people's energies should be refocused in united actions against the capitalist ruling class.
- They portrayed the ruling capitalist class as all-powerful and able to exploit, manipulate and deceive workers at will.
- 2 countable 2.1 (group of students) he came top of his classshe's in my English classsalió primero de la clasethe class of '86está en mi clase de inglés2.2 (lesson)la promoción del 86Example sentences
- The strike went ahead although teachers did not suspend classes at high schools.
- Just like a school teacher has their class planned out for the next day, so must you.
- The way in which students enter and leave the art room can affect their learning as well as the art teacher's preparation for classes.
- The basic problem in state schools is not that pupils are taught together in classes which are too large.
- I was really privileged being in the last class of graduate students taught by my theory of international law guru.
- Teachers in Queensland schools are required to teach classes of 30 students.
- No doubt their absence has muted the impact of the class of 2004 on the college game.
- Students from the class of 1964 along with their past teachers had a great night of craic and memories.
- The information was based on an analysis of the numbers from the class of medical students set to begin their studies in the fall of 2004.
- 3 countable 3.1 (group, type) it's the best in its classto be in a class of one's/its ownes el mejor de su clase or tipoto be in a different class to somebody/somethingser único or inigualablethey're not in the same class as their opponentsno tener comparación con alguien/algo3.2 (Botany, Zoology)no están a la altura de sus contrincantesExample sentences
- These phenotypic classes are discussed below, with reference to previously identified zebrafish melanocyte mutants.
- The species are presented alphabetically within taxonomic classes.
- Within the large arthropods we found that birds consistently reduced numbers from all taxonomic classes.
- Aristotle recognizes different sociopolitical classes or categories of women and men.
- Things, like predicates, come in different sorts; and if there are ten classes or categories of predicate, there are ten classes or categories of things.
- It is not possible to show that every instance of the subject class has this property.
- 4 uncountable 4.1 (Transport) to travel first/second class (in UK) (Railways)4.2 (in UK) (in postal system) See examples:send the letter first/second classviajar en primera/segunda (clase)4.3 (in UK) (Univ)manda la carta por correo preferente/normal(tipo de título que se concede según las calificaciones obtenidas durante la carrera y/o exámenes finales)(before noun) he got a first class degree≈ se recibió con la nota más alta(en AmL)≈ sacó matrícula de honor en la carrera(en Esp)
- 5 uncountable (style) [colloquial] she's got classa singer of true classtiene clase or estiloun cantante de categoríaExample sentences
- Critics say he is a mercenary and a poor trainer, but there have been flashes of class in his brief appearances in claret and amber.
- Liverpool fans must distinguish between clusters of defeats and real decline in class.
- In my opinion it just felt right, and captured a real sense of class and style.
- he's been classed with o among the greats of the sportestá considerado como uno de los grandes del deporteExample sentences
- The problem is that any sort of spending in Scottish football is classed as splashing the cash.
- If they quit that accommodation, the report argues, they may be classed as intentionally homeless.
- For taxation purposes, the deal has been officially classed as a demerger rather than a management buyout.
- [colloquial] (before noun)(performance/actor/restaurant)Example sentences
- There are no stupid comments about having 24 class players.
- It's disappointing straight after the match, but I was beaten by a class player.
- However, on Saturday he showed the class player he is scoring an effortless hundred and he would still be not out if we were playing now!
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