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parting
American English: /ˈpɑrdɪŋ/
British English: /ˈpɑːtɪŋ/

Translation of parting in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable (separation) so this is the parting of the ways
    así que esta es la despedida definitiva
    Example sentences
    • In the story of this passion, too, the development varies: sometimes it is the glorious marriage, sometimes frustration and final parting.
    • For a couple embarking on a serious relationship, discussion of the terms to apply at parting is almost a contradiction of the shared hopes that have brought them together.
    • In the film Oliver's attempt to get Fagin to pray is overwhelmed by the emotional intensity of Fagin's sense of parting from the young orphan he took in.
  • 2 countable (in hair) (British)
    partidura (feminine) (Chile)
    Example sentences
    • Sebastian Coe has been especially reanimated for the occasion and his side parting has been measured and angled precisely to meet IOC hairstyle guidelines.
    • The decade that followed also marked the start of the ‘middle parting, pasted hair on both sides of the face’ sported by the saucy Sharmila Tagore.
    • She had short, dark brown hair that reached her neck, and her parting was at the left side, so more hair curved over the right.

adjective

  • (before noun)
    (kiss/words)
    de despedida
    her parting shot was …
    lo último que dijo al despedirse fue …
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