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línea

Translation of línea in English:

nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 6 (sobre un tema) seguir la línea del partido to follow the party line los partidarios de una línea más radical those in favor of taking a more radical line las principales líneas de su programa político the main points of their political program en la línea de … along the lines of … el proyecto, en líneas generales, consiste en … broadly speaking o/or broadly, the project consists of … en líneas generales las dos versiones coinciden broadly speaking, the two versions coincide, on the whole o/or by and large the two versions coincide darse la línea (Chile) , se dio la línea y ganaron los liberales as expected, the liberals won ser de una sola línea (Chile) to be straight (as a die) [familiar/colloquial]
  • 8 (figura) mantener/cuidar la línea to keep/watch one's figure

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