There are 2 translations of dispute in Spanish:

dispute1

Pronunciation: /dɪˈspjuːt/

n

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (controversy, clash) polémica (f), controversia (f) a border dispute un conflicto fronterizo, un diferendo limítrofe (Latin America/América Latina) 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (debate) discusión (f); (quarrel) disputa (f) it is open to dispute whether he acted reasonably si actuó en forma razonable o no es discutible or se presta a discusión the territory in o under dispute el territorio en litigio the matter is still in o under dispute aún no se ha llegado a un acuerdo sobre el asunto her superiority in this field is beyond (all) dispute su superioridad en este campo es indiscutible
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    • But consultants remain in dispute with the Government over a scheme aimed at streamlining public health compensation claims.
    • As for her naïve belief that people would not fight to death over a parking space, Hilary Evans has clearly never seen my husband in dispute with another motorist.
    • While she had been in dispute with the tax people about a year-and-a-half ago, she believed the matter had been settled and she was fully paid up.
    1.3 countable/numerable [Labour Relations/Relaciones Laborales] conflicto (masculine) (laboral) an industrial/a pay dispute un conflicto laboral/salarial the union is in dispute with management existe una situación de conflicto entre el sindicato y la patronal
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    • The Wagner Act of 1935 also created the National Labor Relations Board to help oversee employee disputes in private industry.
    • The dispute is over management's failure to fully inform employees about adverse changes to their superannuation scheme.
    • Please forgive me for perhaps dealing with it in this way: we have received a huge amount of evidence of what is wrong with management, and why disputes are not resolved, and why you get employment law cases.

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Cultural fact of the day

Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.

There are 2 translations of dispute in Spanish:

dispute2

vt

  • 1 1.1 (contest) discutir, cuestionar I don't dispute (the fact) that it was a mistake no discuto que fue un error it cannot be disputed that the idea is attractive no se puede negar or hay que reconocer que la idea resulta atrayente I dispute the idea that … yo rechazo la idea de que … 1.2 [will/decision] impugnar 1.3 (argue) [point/question/subject] debatir, discutir 1.4
    (disputed past participle of/participio pasado de)
    [decision] discutido, polémico; [territory] en litigio
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    • Not a weekend has gone by where some, or all, of the teams are not discussing or disputing these regulations.
    • Officers also impounded the motorcycle as disputed property and all three were charged with possession of a class 5 illegal drug.
    • Not knowing how to argue in Mandarin, it is very difficult to dispute any bill or when you think you have been overcharged.
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    • In effect the accuracy of the vast majority of the series' facts could not be disputed or questioned in any way.
    • When a member asks a question with an assertion contained within it, it is perfectly open to the Minister to answer the question by disputing the assertion.
    • Darling disputed these assertions of fact, but there were no proceedings in which he could be given a hearing or the matters resolved after full consideration.
  • 2 2.1 (fight for) [possession/victory/territory] (among many) disputarse our team disputed the match till the end nuestro equipo luchó hasta el final 2.2 (resist) [entry/advance] hacer* frente a, resistir
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    • He has disposed of his surplus baggage and commissary stores, placing them out of reach of any descent of a force in this direction, and leaving him free to dispute the advance of the rebel army.
    • At 1:30 p. m. the column is again in motion; no enemy has appeared to dispute the advance.
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    • Macclesfield took an early and disputed lead through a Lee Glover penalty and veteran Tony Ford equalised for the home side on 25 minutes.
    • Scottish International fell runner Neil Wilkinson gave them the lead after Holmfirth, Morpeth and Derby all disputed top spot following the first three legs.
    • Similar struggles exist in east Malaysia, where the land rights of indigenous groups are bitterly disputed with loggers eager to harvest the timber for export.

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Word of the day torta
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Cultural fact of the day

Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.