There are 2 translations of divorce in Spanish:

divorce1

Pronunciation: /dəˈvɔːrs; dɪˈvɔːs/

n

  • 1 c u [Law] divorcio (m) to get/obtain a divorce (from sb) conseguir*/obtener* el divorcio (de algn) he was granted a divorce le concedieron el divorcio divorce is on the increase el número de divorcios está aumentando the divorce rate el número de divorcios they'll end up in the divorce courts van a terminar divorciándose (before n) (in (US) ) divorce decree sentencia (f) firme de divorcio divorce proceedings trámites (mpl) de divorcio
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    • In cases when officials ask for a divorce, will the supervisory departments ignore the Marriage Law and interfere?
    • When we deal with divorces, our closing advice is always: ‘In the future, if you remarry, you should continue a prenup.’
    • He has had two gossip-fest divorces and an awkward bankruptcy.
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    • In 1992 she and Charles became formally separated and their divorce was decreed in 1996.
    • Unilateral divorce dissolves not only marriage but private life.
    • It was decreed that after her divorce Diana, too, was no longer HRH.
  • 2 c u (separation) divorcio (m) the divorce between theory and practice el divorcio entre la teoría y la práctica
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    • Why can't there be a velvet divorce between the regions, a la Czechoslovakia?
    • It was the fateful divorce between the sacred and the secular.
    • This is because of the divorce between religion and spirituality.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of divorce in Spanish:

divorce2

vt

  • 1 [Law] [husband/wife] divorciarse de to get divorced divorciarse
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    • If a man repeats three times to his wife, ‘I divorce you,’ the couple is considered divorced.
    • He was also under personal pressure as his wife wanted to divorce him.
    • My wife is divorcing me, so that's February and March ruined.
  • 2 (separate) to divorce sth (from sth) divorciar algo (de algo)
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    • But this increased security awareness is in large measure being divorced from politics.
    • It also defies belief that the Law proposes that rents are divorced from the ability to pay.
    • But the plot was largely divorced from character development or historical context.

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.