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Translation of laísmo in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • (the use of the pronouns la2 and las2 instead of le and les (as in la/las dije que no), is common in some regions of Spain but is not accepted as standard by most Spanish speakers.)
Example sentences
  • "El ""laísmo"" no se acepta por la Real Academia."
  • Actualmente es el uso más infrecuente y más vulgar aún que el laísmo.
  • Hasta entrar en este florido collado, aborrecía del laísmo.

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