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insight

Pronunciation: /ˈɪnsaɪt/

Translation of insight in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (perceptiveness) perspicacia (feminine) she has great insight es muy perspicaz
    Example sentences
    • And as we get older our perspectives grow wider: we forget a lot but we also gain more insight into things.
    • We also envisage this as a discovery kind of museum in which the villagers can gain some insight into science.
    • Words leave the page and become real, and you gain rare insight into the authors, their books, and their passions.
    1.2 countable/numerable (comprehension)insight into sth to gain an insight into sth llegar* a comprender bien algo this gave me an insight into the workings of the system esto me permitió comprender mejor cómo funcionaba el sistema

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