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American English: /ˈtrɛʒ(ə)ri/
British English: /ˈtrɛʒ(ə)ri/

Translation of treasury in Spanish:

noun plural treasuries

  • 1 1.1 (public, communal funds)
    Example sentences
    • Derivatives are commonly packaged as ‘bond-like’ instruments and sold to the knuckleheads that manage things like pension funds and the treasuries of state and local governments.
    • At the same time, the central government was engaged in privatizing moribund state firms and assets, which supplemented the treasury's revenue intake.
    • He adds that it is necessary because, after he raised the corporate tax in the 1990s, funds to the treasury actually fell, as companies used loopholes to avoid taxes.
    1.2the Treasury or the treasury
    el fisco
    la hacienda pública
    el tesoro (público)
    Department of the Treasury (in US)
    Departamento (masculine) del Tesoro (de los Estados Unidos)
    ministerio (masculine) de Hacienda
    (before noun) the Treasury Bench (in UK Parliament)
    los escaños de los miembros del Gobierno
    treasury stock
    (in UK) bonos (masculine plural) del estado
  • 2 (anthology) she's a treasury of local anecdotes
    se sabe montones de anécdotas del lugar
    Example sentences
    • As its publicity rightly says, ‘Kate's Kitchen’ is a ‘veritable treasury of gourmet delights’.
    • Some new translations and commentaries of ancient writings are veritable treasuries of ancient popular beliefs.
    • It's a veritable Winnie museum, a treasury of one woman's conceit of herself as the peppery, tartan Boadicea of truth, justice and parliamentary sub-committees.
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