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desprovisto

(-ta)

Translation of desprovisto in English:

adjetivo/adjective

  • desprovisto de algo lacking in sth la escuela se halla desprovista del material más elemental the school lacks even the most basic equipment niños que están desprovistos de cariño children who have been deprived of affection una familia desprovista de recursos a family with nothing to live on no se puede decir que esté desprovisto de cualidades it cannot be said that he is completely devoid of good qualities [formal], you can't say that he is totally without good qualities

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In Spain, a school that is privately owned but receives a government grant is called a colegio concertado. Parents pay monthly fees, but not as much as in a colegio privado. Colegios concertados normally cover all stages of primary and secondary education and often have religious connections.