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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
it serves to show off her beauty
'destacar' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
destacar en
destacar ; resaltar
destacar algo
destacar {or} sobresalir en inglés
destacar {or} descollar sobre algn
empezar a destacar
empezar a destacar
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"destacar": examples and translations in context
Quiero destacar algunas cuestiones que preocupan especial-mente a mi delegación. I wish to highlight some issues of particular concern to my delegation.
No obstante, quisiera destacar algunas. I would, however, like to highlight a few of the measures.
Quisiera destacar tres cuestiones clave que habrá que resolver. I should like to stress three key issues that need to be resolved.
Es importante destacar que ésta es únicamente una estimación. It is important to stress that this is only an estimate.
En conclusión, quisiéramos destacar lo siguiente. In conclusion, we would like to emphasize the following.
Debo destacar que ambos ejes son logarítmicos. I should emphasize, both of these axes are logarithmic.
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