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American English: /ˈprɑpərdi/
British English: /ˈprɒpəti/

Translation of property in Spanish:

noun plural properties

  • 1 uncountable 1.1 (possessions) these vehicles are the property of the government
    estos vehículos son propiedad del gobierno
    whose property is it?
    ¿de quién es?
    ¿a quién pertenece?
    don't damage other people's property
    no dañes las cosas ajenas
    it's my personal property
    es mío
    es de mi propiedad [formal]
    the government is selling off public property
    el gobierno está vendiendo bienes públicos
    the news has become public property
    la noticia es ya del dominio público
    a man of property
    un propietario acaudalado or adinerado
    Example sentences
    • When arrests were made stolen property was recovered that belonged to two victims of a robbery in the town centre.
    • He also faces a charge of possessing stolen property in connection with the March 11 incident.
    • Police are recommending charges of possessing stolen property, and break, enter and theft against the man.
    1.2 (ownership)
    Example sentences
    • But how were those notions of ownership and property understood in customary terms?
    • Just because of the abuse of property ownership, private property should not altogether be eliminated.
    • The second major element in communist doctrine was the social ownership of property and central planning of the economy.
  • 2 2.1 uncountable (buildings, land)
    propiedades (feminine plural)
    bienes (masculine plural) raíces or inmuebles [formal]
    property insurance
    seguro (masculine) inmobiliario or sobre la propiedad
    property market
    mercado (masculine) inmobiliario
    property owner
    propietario, (-ria) (masculine, feminine)
    property pages
    sección (feminine) de anuncios or (Latin America) avisos inmobiliarios
    Example sentences
    • And this time is an exciting one in the commercial property market.
    • It was, they said, far too risky and was overexposed to the commercial property market.
    • So maybe we have some areas outside of protected areas, on private property or council land, that could be set aside for those uses.
    Example sentences
    • Yet, someone of strong will and character can override such properties and master the relic.
    • The types of bonds in minerals can affect the properties and characteristics of minerals.
    • The Bible does attribute the properties of life and death to both the plants and the lower animals.
    2.2 countable (building) a property in need of renovation
    un inmueble [formal] que necesita reformas
    una casa, un apartamento etc que necesita reformas
    2.3 countable (person, book, movie)she's the hottest property in pop music
    es el gran éxito del mundo de la música pop
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