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during
American English: /ˈd(j)ʊrɪŋ/
British English: /ˈdjʊərɪŋ/

Translation of during in Spanish:

preposition

  • 1.1 (throughout the course of) you never see them during the day
    nunca se los ve durante el día or de día
    during his lifetime he was relatively unknown
    en vida no fue muy conocido
    Example sentences
    • So to catch these spring beasts you obviously need a water that is open during the spring period.
    • All that is needed is to keep an eye open during the normal course of your daily life.
    • The plans will be discussed during a public consultation period to be held soon.
    1.2 (at some point in) she'll call during the week
    llamará durante la semana
    it was during a visit to the Far East that he first met her
    la conoció durante or en una visita al Lejano Oriente
    Example sentences
    • In May this year he was said to have put a gun to her head during an argument.
    • A senior police officer said her husband had confessed to hitting her during a row.
    • However during the argument, she cited my parents as a source for one of her arguments.

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