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subjective

Pronunciation: /səbˈdʒektɪv/

Translation of subjective in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (personal) [view/opinion/judgment] subjetivo
    Example sentences
    • Even the Cabinet Office's own research shows that this is discriminatory, because it is based on subjective judgements carried out by managers.
    • Best is a subjective judgement, my taste against yours.
    • Where this minimum lies, however, is based on management's subjective judgment.
    1.2 [Linguistics/Lingüística] [genitive] subjetivo a subjective pronoun un pronombre en el nominativo
    Example sentences
    • The genitive would function syntactically as subjective genitive with the transactional term o-pa.

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