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concerning
American English: /kənˈsərnɪŋ/
British English: /kənˈsəːnɪŋ/

Translation of concerning in Spanish:

preposition

  • con respecto a
    I'd like a word with you concerning the trip
    quisiera hablar con usted sobre or acerca de or con respecto al viaje
    the problems concerning automation
    los problemas relacionados con or concernientes a la automatización
    Example sentences
    • Complex issues concerning the organisational and political aspects of the dialogue are unlikely to be resolved in three days of talks.
    • There was no prior discussion with our authors concerning the content of their essays.
    • Intellectuals of the era questioned traditional feudal ideas, including those concerning the roles of family members and women's social status.

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