There are 2 translations of write off in Spanish:

write off

  • 1v + advwrite away
  • 2v + o + adv, v + adv + o 2.1 [Fin] [debt/loan] cancelar to write sth off to bad debts pasar algo a cuentas incobrables 2.2 [assets] amortizar* 2.3 (consider beyond repair) [insurer] declarar siniestro total 2.4 (damage beyond repair) (BrE) destrozar*, hacer* polvo [familiar/colloquial] 2.5 (consider a failure, disregard) [marriage/project/career] dar* por perdido the project was written off as a failure se estimó que el proyecto había sido un fracaso after this scandal, he can be written off as a serious challenger con este escándalo, puede decirse que queda descartado como contendiente
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There are 2 translations of write off in Spanish:

write-off

Pronunciation: /ˈraɪtɔːf; ˈraɪtɒf/

n

  • 1.1 [Fin] cancelación (f) de una deuda (considerada incobrable)
    More example sentences
    • Most banks enjoy a high quality credit rate, so write-offs of bad debts are not common - which means that when they happen, the banks notice them all the more.
    • In the event of a loan write-off, the income tax ‘deducted’ is not available as a credit to the borrower.
    • It is taking a one-off hit of $10m to cover redundancy payments, inventory write-offs and bad debt.
    1.2 (sth beyond repair) the car was a write-off el coche fue declarado un siniestro total or [familiar/colloquial] quedó hecho chatarra their marriage is a write-off su matrimonio es un fracaso

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Word of the day rigor
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rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.