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American English: /ɪnˈtaɪdl/
, /ɛnˈtaɪdl/
British English: /ɪnˈtʌɪt(ə)l/
, /ɛnˈtʌɪt(ə)l/

Translation of entitle in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (give right) See examples:to entitle somebody to something
    darle a alguien derecho a algo
    it entitles you to free admission
    te da derecho a entrar gratis
    that doesn't entitle him to be so rude
    eso no le da derecho a ser tan grosero
    to be entitled to something
    tener derecho a algo
    to be entitled to compensation
    tener derecho a indemnización
    I think she's entitled to a little respect
    me parece que se merece or que se le debe un poco de respeto
    Example sentences
    • If she is entitled to receive it for professional services rendered, then she must be paid.
    • In particular, would she be entitled to claim any compensation if I asked her to move out either now or in the future?
    • He is entitled to claim that money back from the Commons as long as the office is not used for party politics.
  • 2 (name) [formal] (book/painting/film) (often passive)
    poner por título
    darle el título de
    a poem entitled 'Laura'
    un poema titulado or que lleva por título 'Laura'
    un poema intitulado 'Laura' [formal]
    he entitled it 'X'
    le puso por título 'X'
    le dio el título de 'X'
    Example sentences
    • De Botton presents us Xavier de Maistre, a Frenchman who, in 1790, undertook a journey around his bedroom, later entitling an account of what he had seen ‘Journey Around My Bedroom’.

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