There are 3 translations of tender in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtendər; ˈtendə(r)/

adj

  • 1.1 (sensitive, vulnerable) [spot] sensible; [issue] delicado, espinoso it still feels a bit tender todavía me duele/me molesta un poco despite her tender years a pesar de su corta or tierna edad at the tender age of 12 a la tierna edad de 12 años
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    • She got up, raising her tender body onto her left elbow.
    • A slight splinter can chafe the skin until it is tender and sore.
    • She winced in pain as her sheets slid against her tender skin.
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    • It was already a very tender and awkward situation.
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    • This young man, at the tender age of 24 years, was the victim of a tragic accident.
    • At the tender age of 25, she is quickly becoming an authority on urban fashion.
    • The teen singer and actress has been in showbusiness since the tender age of nine.
    1.2 (soft) [meat] tierno cook the leeks until tender hervir los puerros hasta que estén tiernos
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    • The stew was filled with tender meat, beans, barley and carrots.
    • There are fresh fruit juices and tender coconut.
    • Her plate was heaped with several good, thick slices of tasty, tender pork.
    1.3 (affectionate, loving) [gesture/smile/thought] tierno he has a tender heart tiene buen corazón
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    • He took my hand and laid a gentle, tender kiss on it.
    • His kisses were tender and gentle.
    • His voice as tender and gentle as his kiss.

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There are 3 translations of tender in Spanish:

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n

  • 1 1.1 c u [Busn] (offer) propuesta (f), oferta (f), plica (f) (Esp) to put sth out to tender sacar* algo a concurso or a licitación, licitar algo (esp AmS) to make o put up o submit a tender for sth presentarse a concurso or a una licitación para algo
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    • The tenders were evaluated on price, experience of the tenderer, methodology, quality and technical merit.
    • The Department of Defence has invited tenders to supply the air force with six new military helicopters.
    • The corporation sought tenders for the land.
    1.2 u
    (legal tender)
    moneda (f) de curso legal
  • 2 c 2.1 [Rail] ténder (m) 2.2 [Naut] embarcación (f) pequeña, gabarra (f)
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    • You can tie up your own tender at the dinghy docks or go ashore in one of the harbor launches.
    • Some served as motor torpedo boat tenders, battle damage repair ships or aircraft engine repair ships.
    • Re-crewed and supplied by ocean-going tenders, the ships could pursue fish anywhere in the world for months on end without ever visiting a port or even sighting land.
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    • On this particular day, my fireman and I had old #19 steamed up, oiled, greased, with a full tender of water and fuel.
    • These near-indestructable Hi-Riser cars were rebuilt in the 1960's from steam locomotive tenders.
    • Two tenders behind are spare water cars for work train service.

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Word of the day mandíbula
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.

There are 3 translations of tender in Spanish:

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vi

  • [company] presentarse a concurso or a una licitación to tender for a contract presentarse a concurso or a una licitación para obtener un contrato
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    • The new policy sets out clear procedures for religious groups to follow in tendering for land designated for purposes of worshipping.
    • We did prevent British companies from tendering for contracts and supplies.
    • He is part of a consortium tendering for a licence in Scotland.

vt

  • [formal] [resignation/apologies] presentar, ofrecer* he tendered his services as an adviser ofreció sus servicios or se ofreció como asesor please tender exact fare (BrE) se ruega entregar el importe exacto
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    • He formally tendered his resignation to the president the following day.
    • He formally tendered his resignation on reaching the age of 75.
    • The four employees concerned had tendered their resignations.

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Word of the day mandíbula
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.