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igual 1

adjetivo

  • 1 1.1 (idéntico) dos cajas de igual peso/iguales dimensiones
    two boxes of equal weight/dimensions
    son los dos iguales, ambiciosos y egoístas
    they are both the same o both alike, ambitious and selfish
    son iguales en todo
    they're identical o the same in every way
    por ti no pasan los años, estás igualito
    time hasn't changed you a bit, you're just the same [familiar]
    Inés tiene uno exactamente igual
    Inés has one exactly the same
    Inés has one just like it
    igual a orque algo/alguien
    the same as something/somebody
    tengo unos zapatos iguales a los tuyos
    I have some shoes the same as yours
    ¿dónde puedo encontrar un botón igual a este?
    where can I find a button like o the same as this one?
    es igualita a or que su madre
    (físicamente)
    she's the image of o she looks just like her mother
    (en personalidad)
    she's exactly the same as o just like her mother
    x + y = z read as: x más y igual z or es igual a z
    x + y = z léase: x plus y equals z
    igual de algosigue igual de joven
    she's still as young (as ever)
    está igual de alto que yo
    he's as tall as I am
    he's the same height as me
    de forma son iguales, pero este es más oscuro
    they're the same shape, but this one is darker
    ser/dar igual, ¿quieres té o café? — me da igual
    do you want tea or coffee? — I don't mind
    me es igual ir hoy que mañana
    it makes no difference to me o it's all the same to me whether I go today or tomorrow
    I don't mind whether I go today or tomorrow
    da igual, ya me compraré otro
    never mind o it doesn't matter, I'll buy another one
    es igual, lo puedo hacer yo
    never mind o it doesn't matter, I can do it
    1.2
    (en una jerarquía)
    equal
    todos somos iguales ante la ley
    we are all equal in the eyes of the law
    1.3 (semejante) jamás había oído estupidez igual
    I'd never heard anything so stupid
    ¡habráse visto cosa igual!
    have you ever seen anything like it!
    have you ever seen the like! [familiar]
    no había visto nada igual en toda mi vida
    I'd never seen anything like it in all my life
  • 3 (en tenis) quince iguales
    fifteen all
    van iguales
    they're even o level
Example sentences
  • El convenio durará cuatro años y podrá ser renovado por un período igual o superior al actualmente establecido.
  • Sin embargo, no todo el mundo piensa igual.
  • No todas las personas son iguales y no todo les puede servir a todos.

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igual 2

adverbio

  • 1 1.1 (de la misma manera) se pronuncian igual
    they're pronounced the same
    los trato a todos igual
    I treat them all the same o equally
    1.2 (en locuciones) al igual que [formal], el ministro, al igual que su homólogo argentino, acudirá a la reunión
    the minister will attend the meeting, as will his Argentinian counterpart [formal]
    igual que, tiene pecas, igual que su hermano
    she has freckles, (just) like her brother
    se llama igual que su padre
    he's named after his father
    me resultó aburrido — igual que a mí
    I thought it was boring — so did I o me too
    opino igual que tú
    I agree with you
    I think the same as you
    tendrá que hacer cola, igual que todos los demás
    you'll have to stand in line the same as o (just) like everyone else
    por igual la ley se aplica a todos por igual
    the law applies to everybody equally
    trató a todos por igual
    he treated them all equally o the same
  • 3 (expresando posibilidad) igual llueve y tampoco podemos salir
    it might rain and then we won't be able to go out anyway
    igual no viene
    he may (well) not even come
    igual llamaron y no los oímos
    it's possible they called and we didn't hear them
    they may have called and we didn't hear them
Example sentences
  • Igual creo que podemos mejorar lo que estamos haciendo.
  • Igual sucede con la responsabilidad ante los buzones de la ciudad.
  • Igual sucede con otros dispositivos anunciados con retórica triunfal.

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igual 3

sustantivo masculino y femenino

  • 3
    also: iguales masculino plural
    (España) (de una lotería)
    lottery tickets plural (with same number)

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