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American English: /ˈkɑmɛnt/
British English: /ˈkɒmɛnt/

Translation of comment in Spanish:


  • 1 countable (remark) to make a comment about something
    hacer un comentario or una observación sobre algo
    he made some nasty comments about her
    habló muy mal de ella
    comment on something/somebodythe film is a comment on modern society
    la película es una reflexión sobre la sociedad actual
    it is a comment on their working methods that …
    dice mucho de sus métodos de trabajo que …
    Example sentences
    • However, your knee-jerk reaction to my comments on your blog leaves little to be desired.
    • Frank's come back with further comments on my earlier remarks.
    • Any comments on this opinion will be gratefully received.
  • 2 uncountable (reaction)
    comentarios (masculine plural)
    to pass comment on something
    hacer comentarios sobre algo
    the minister is unavailable for comment
    el ministro no desea hacer ningún comentario
    no comment I have no further comment to make
    no tengo nada que agregar
    to be fair comment (British)
    ser razonable
    the divorce caused much comment
    el divorcio suscitó muchos comentarios or fue muy comentado
    Example sentences
    • Laing noted that a number of challenges had been identified and highlighted several issues for discussion and public comment.
    • Although all turns out fine in the end, the ending is not typical and it even finds time for self-reflective comment on the fickle nature of the movie industry.
    • The ALRC is seeking public comment on the issues raised in the discussion paper.

intransitive verb

  • to comment (on something)
    hacer comentarios (sobre algo)

transitive verb

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