destacar translation | Spanish-English dictionary



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 {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
Sin embargo, quisiera destacar algunos elementos. Allow me, however, to highlight just a few elements.
En ese contexto, nos gustaría destacar varios problemas desatendidos. In that context, we would like to highlight several neglected issues.
Quiero destacar este hecho, especialmente hoy. I want to stress this fact, particularly today.
Quisiera destacar cinco puntos de esa declaración. I want to stress five points of that statement.
En ese sentido, quiero destacar los siguientes puntos. In that connection, I wish to emphasize the following points.
Sin embargo, quisiera destacar brevemente algunas cuestiones. Let me, however, emphasize briefly a few points.
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