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immune
American English: /ɪˈmjun/
British English: /ɪˈmjuːn/

Translation of immune in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1 1.1 (not susceptible) See examples:to be immune to something
    ser inmune a algo
    he was immune to her charms
    era inmune a sus encantos
    I've had measles, so I'm immune
    ya he tenido el sarampión, así que estoy inmunizado
    she was immune to persuasion
    nada logró persuadirla
    she's not immune to doubt
    no está libre de que la asalte la duda
    Example sentences
    • So maybe I'm not completely immune to those seasonal influences either…
    • We could see their love and it rubbed off on us - or at least it rubbed off on those not so opposed to the man as to be immune to such influence.
    • At the same time, the hype notwithstanding, large parts of the country remain immune to media influence.
    1.2 (before noun)
    (system/response)
    immune serum
    Example sentences
    • People whose immune systems have fought the infection will then be immune to TB.
    • Contracting the disease once does not render a person immune to future infections, which is why getting routine boosters is so important.
    • In this way, vaccinations allow you to become immune to an infection without having the illness first.
  • 2 (exempt)immune from somethingimmune from taxation
    con inmunidad fiscal
    diplomats are immune from prosecution
    los diplomáticos gozan de inmunidad
    none of us is immune from the effects of the recession
    a todos nos afecta la recesión
    Example sentences
    • Nevertheless, if the worst happened, we would not be immune from the effects of such an attack.
    • Royalty are not immune from their effects, as we have seen all too clearly.
    • Commercial free speech is protected, but it is not immune from regulation.

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