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without

Pronunciation: /wɪðˈaʊt/

Translation of without in Spanish:

preposition/preposición

  • 1 sin a shirt without pockets/without any pockets una camisa sin bolsillos/sin ningún bolsillo a cup without a handle una taza sin asa he left without them/me/you se fue sin ellos/mí/ti I wouldn't be without a car, not for anything no podría prescindir del coche por nada del mundo without anyone to talk to/anything to do sin nadie con quien hablar/nada que hacer do it without cheating/complaining hazlo sin hacer trampas/sin quejarte he noticed it without my saying anything se dio cuenta sin que yo dijera nada I've got enough problems without you losing your ticket ya tengo bastantes problemas para que tú encima pierdas la entrada see also do without go without

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