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Pronunciation: /ɪˈstæblɪʃt/

Translation of established in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 [expert/company] de reconocido prestigio; [star] de renombre; [reputation] sólido inflation is now established as a permanent feature of the economy la inflación se ha convertido en un factor permanentemente presente en la economía 1.2 (customary, accepted) [practice] establecido a long-established tradition una tradición de mucho arraigo
    Example sentences
    • As a firmly established principle of Community law it may be used to challenge Community action and also State action.
    • It includes work from emerging and more established artists from across Europe.
    • Other, more established artists who get marginalized at larger conventions got the star attention they deserve.
    1.3 (proven) [fact] comprobado it is now established beyond all doubt that … está comprobado or se ha establecido fuera de toda duda que …
  • 2 [church/religion] oficial
    Example sentences
    • The disestablishment of the Church is not a radical proposal; an established Church is an anachronism.
    • So even setting aside the religious or constitutional objections to an established church and a national religion of any kind, the case for disestablishment on this premise alone is as valid as it was a century ago.
    • He believed in religious toleration but supported an established church, the Anglican Communion.

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An estanco is an establishment selling tobacco, stamps, bus and subway passes and other products whose sale is restricted. Cigarettes etc are sold in bars and cafés but at higher prices. Estancos also sell stationery and sometimes newspapers.