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Translation of concrete in Spanish:


/kɑːnˈkriːt; ˈkɑːnkriːt; ˈkɒnkriːt/
  • 1.1 (specific) [evidence/example] concreto
    Example sentences
    • The silence of a king can be charming, but the silence of a prime minister on a definite problem means a concrete position.
    • I wish I had a more concrete, definite, positive, upbeat answer to give.
    • The Democrat needs to be concrete and specific.
    1.2 (not abstract) [object/reality] concreto concrete noun/number nombre (masculine)/número (masculine) concreto
    Example sentences
    • He argues that space-time points and regions are concrete, physical objects, and so they are not mathematical.
    • A rock is just as physical and more concrete than a human body, but I would not therefore let my body die for the sake of the rock.
    • So the novel does not rest with the mere depiction of the locations of violence but meticulously examines its concrete, physical ramifications.


uncountable/no numerable /ˈkɑːnkriːt; ˈkɒnkriːt/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

/ˈkɑːnkriːt; ˈkɒnkriːt/
  • [path] pavimentar con hormigón or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) con concreto

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