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descanso

  
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1    (=reposo)   rest  
los niños no me dejan ni un minuto de descanso      the children don't give me a moment's rest  
hoy es jornada de descanso en la competición      today is a rest day in the competition  
el silencio será bueno para el descanso del bebé      the quiet will be a good chance for the baby to get some rest o sleep  
tengo tres días de descanso a la semana      I get three days off every week  
2    (=pausa)   break,   (Dep)   half-time,   (Teat)   interval, intermission   (EEUU)     
hago un descanso cada dos horas      I have o take a break every two hours  
estudió sin descanso hasta aprobar      she studied constantly until she passed  
condujo toda la noche sin descanso      he drove all night without a break  
3    (=alivio)   relief  
ya he aprobado, ¡qué descanso!      I've passed! what a relief!  
es un descanso saber que estás tan cerca      it puts my mind at rest to know you are so close by  
4      (Rel)  
rogamos una oración por su eterno descanso      we ask you to pray for her eternal rest  
5      (en escalera)    landing
6      (Téc)   rest, support
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
estudió sin descanso hasta aprobar exp.
she studied constantly until she passed

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
I have {o} take a break every two hours
adv.
all work and no play makes jack a dully boy
n.
day off ; rest day ; day of rest
nm.
rest area
exp.
we shall continue after a short break {o} a brief pause
exp.
I could do with a rest
exp.
he drove all night without a break
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'descanso' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
adv.
¡descanso!
n.
el descanso
exp.
sin descanso
exp.
en el descanso
n.
el descanso
exp.
hagamos un descanso aquí
exp.
un descanso de 10 minutos
exp.
un descanso para tomar café
exp.
un descanso te sentará bien
exp.
sin descanso {or} descansar
"descanso": examples and translations in context
Aquí están tu descanso y tranquilidad. Well, there's your rest and relaxation.
Recomendamos fervientemente que tome un descanso. We strongly recommend that you get some rest.
Bill preparó algunas en su descanso. Bill made some On his break.
El tomó un descanso de comer. He took a break from eating.
Una buena noche descanso puede ayudarle. A good night's sleep might help.
Finalmente podría tener algo de descanso. I could finally get some sleep.
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