destacar translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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destacar

  
a       vt  
1    (=hacer resaltar)   to emphasize  
sirve para destacar su belleza      it serves to show off her beauty  
quiero destacar que ...      I wish to emphasize that ...  
2      (Mil)   to detach, detail
3      (Inform)   to highlight
b       vi   destacarse      vpr  
1    (=verse mejor)   to stand out  
destacarse contra o en o sobre algo      to stand out o be outlined against sth  
la torre se destaca contra el cielo      the tower is silhouetted against the sky  
2    [persona]   to stand out     ( por      because of)  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
quiero destacar que ... exp.
I wish to emphasize that ...

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
it serves to show off her beauty
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'destacar' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
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destacar
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destacar en
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destacar {or} sobresalir en inglés
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destacar {or} descollar sobre algn
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empezar a destacar
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empezar a destacar
"destacar": examples and translations in context
Me gustaría destacar las expectativas de los jóvenes. I should like to highlight the expectations of young people.
Hay un punto particular que me gustaría destacar. There is one point I would particularly like to highlight.
Deseo destacar la importancia de un espacio marítimo sin fronteras. I wish to stress the importance of a maritime space without barriers.
Además, es importante destacar que esas transferencias deben ser voluntarias. Moreover, it was important to stress that such transfers should be voluntary.
Pero quiero también destacar algunos puntos. I would just like to emphasize some points.
Es importante destacar dos rasgos principales de esta revitalización. It is important to emphasize the main features of this revitalization.
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