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American English: /rəˈpleɪsmənt/
British English: /rɪˈpleɪsm(ə)nt/

Translation of replacement in Spanish:


  • 1.1 uncountable (act) (before noun) replacement value (Finance)
    valor (masculine) de reposición
    Example sentences
    • In spite of three hip replacements, Adams manages to visit his local pub to play piquet most evenings and continues to write.
    • Private patients regularly skip the queue to obtain private treatment in public hospitals for elective operations such as cataracts, hip replacements and heart bypass operations.
    • His choreographic style has influenced twentieth century dance but the pendulum shows signs of swinging away from hyper-extensions - and multiple hip replacements.
    1.2 countable (person)
    sustituto, (-ta) (masculine, feminine)
    we're looking for a replacement for Helen
    estamos buscando un sustituto para Helen
    estamos buscando a alguien para sustituir or reemplazar a Helen
    1.3 countable (object) See examples: I'll buy you a replacement
    te compraré uno nuevo
    te compraré otro
    (before noun) (doors/windows)
    replacement parts
    repuestos (masculine plural)
    piezas (feminine plural) de recambio or de repuesto
    refacciones (feminine plural) (Mexico)
    Example sentences
    • What is an understudy or replacement to do when he takes over a role vacated by a star?
    • The range covers the full spectrum from ultraportable to desktop replacement, hitting all price points along the way.
    • Other cousins, replacements for my Polish uncles, stood around the keg with cups of beer.

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