Translation of instance in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (example) to cite (but) a few instancespor citar algún ejemplofor instanceExample sentences1.2 (case) in this instance
en este casoin the first instance
- There are lines of communication and despite a few instances which might suggest otherwise, there's been a cordial relationship going on.
- PorkWatch says there are instances of imported pork and pork products being labelled in ways that might make shoppers think they are British.
- Importantly, these instances show the direction of the road ahead.
en esta ocasiónen primer lugara court of first instance (in UK) (Law)un tribunal de primera instanciaExample sentences
- In the first instance, take the matter of evaluation of the worth of a teacher.
- The detection in these instances is a matter of minutes, but most of these advanced devices are available only in the military.
- Needless to say, the availability of condoms matters little in these instances.
- 1.1 (exemplify) (usually passive) to be instanced byquedar demostrado porExample sentences1.2 (mention as example)
citar or mencionar (como ejemplo)
- He agreed that there were few houses being built in rural areas, and instanced the case of the man with the house on the mountainside.
- He instanced a case of a woman who borrowed £500 from one of these to attend a funeral down the country.
- In a recent report, Amnesty instanced the case of a farmer from the Shan tribe forced to work by the military.
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