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Translation of mayoría in English:

sustantivo femenino


mayoría absoluta

mayoría de edad

  • age of majority
    al alcanzar or llegar a la mayoría de edad
    on coming of age
    on reaching the age of majority

mayoría moral

mayoría relativa

  • simple o (inglés británico) relative majority
    consiguió una mayoría relativa
    he topped the poll o he achieved the highest number of votes

mayoría silenciosa

mayoría simple

Example sentences
  • Los resultados fueron favorables a Chávez, quien obtuvo una arrolladora mayoría.
  • La gran mayoría de la tercera edad.
  • Es en esta zona donde la mayoría de personas exploran.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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