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situation
American English: /ˌsɪtʃəˈweɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /sɪtjʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n/
, /sɪtʃʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of situation in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (circumstances, position) the police have the situation under control
    la policía tiene controlada la situación
    the international economic/political situation
    la situación económica/política internacional
    a crisis situation
    una (situación de) crisis
    in the classroom situation, children …
    en el ámbito de la clase, los niños …
    to save the situation
    Example sentences
    • If your thoughts are good and creative then you don't need to worry about the situations and circumstances.
    • The worst of the economic crisis may be over, but the political situation is far from decided.
    • On occasions I've been placed in situations I would consider dangerous.

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