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
Propuso destacar, pues, únicamente determinados aspectos. He proposed, therefore, only to highlight certain points.
Quisiera destacar los aspectos fundamentales del texto. Let me highlight the key aspects of the text.
Sin embargo, quisiera destacar brevemente algunas cuestiones. Let me, however, emphasize briefly a few points.
Además, quisiéramos destacar los siguientes elementos. In addition, we would like to emphasize the following elements.
Es necesario destacar la importante relación entre médico y paciente. There is a need to emphasise the important relationship between doctor and patient.
Quisiéramos destacar la importancia de este nuevo método. We would like to emphasise the importance of this new method.
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