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Pronunciation: /ˈniːðər; ˈnaɪ-; ˈnaɪðə(r); ˈniː-/

Translation of neither in Spanish:


  • 1neither … nor … ni … ni … she neither knows nor cares! ¡ni sabe ni le importa! neither good nor bad ni bueno ni malo
  • 2 (nor) tampoco I don't want to go — neither do I no quiero ir — yo tampoco or ni yo I'm not leaving — me neither! [colloquial/familiar] yo no me voy — ¡yo tampoco! or ¡ni yo! it is not our policy, neither is it the policy of our allies no es nuestra política, ni (tampoco) es la política de nuestros aliados


  • neither proposal was accepted no se aceptó ninguna de las (dos) propuestas neither one is the right size (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) ninguno de los dos es del tamaño adecuado


  • ninguno, she read both poems, but liked neither leyó los dos poemas pero no le gustó ninguno I saw both plays, but liked neither vi las dos obras pero no me gustó ninguna neither of the guards saw him ninguno de los (dos) guardias lo vio

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