- 1.1 (reduce) [sentence/punishment] conmutar the death sentence was commuted to one of life imprisonment le conmutaron la pena de muerte por la de cadena perpetua 1.2 (change, convert) [formal] [payment] to commute sth
into/ forsth conmutar algo poralgoMore example sentences
- Under these conditions, direct labor service duties were commuted for money payments.
- Many of these men were probably employed in respect of lands who had commuted their military obligation for cash, although others were employed entirely in their own right.
- Landlords had commuted most labor rents and rents in kind into contractual money rents by around 1600.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.