disparate translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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disparate

  
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1    (=comentario)   foolish remark  
¡no digas disparates!      don't talk nonsense!  
¡qué disparate!      what rubbish!, how absurd!  
2    (=acción)  
sacar el coche con esta niebla es un disparate      taking the car out in this fog is just crazy o is a stupid thing to do  
está tan desesperado que es capaz de cualquier disparate      he's so desperate he's capable of doing something really stupid  
3    (=error)   blunder  
hiciste un disparate protestando      it was foolish of you to complain  
4    *   había un disparate de gente      there were absolutely loads of people  
costar un disparate      to cost a ridiculous amount  
reírse un disparate      to laugh o.s. silly  
5      (Arquit)   folly
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
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what rubbish!
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how absurd!
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it was foolish of you to complain
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there were absolutely loads of people
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to laugh o.s. silly
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to cost a ridiculous amount
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don't talk nonsense!
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a string of nonsense
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'disparate' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
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puro disparate
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disparates
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¡es puro disparate!
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sería una locura {or} un disparate intentarlo
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fue una locura {or} un disparate
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una sarta de disparates
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decir tonterías {or} disparates
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decir disparates {or} tonterías
(IDIOMS)
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¡en mi vida he oído tantos disparates!
"disparate": examples and translations in context
No entiendo cómo ese disparate... justifica estas monstruosas desfiguraciones. I don't see how any of this specious nonsense... justifies these monstrous disfigurements.
Seguro que mamá no consiente ese disparate. Your mamma will surely not agree to such nonsense.
Le dije que la idea era un disparate. It was a crazy idea and I told him.
Agustina, me pides un disparate. What you're asking me is crazy.
Fue un disparate de pies a cabeza. It was a blunder from top to bottom.
No he conseguido impedir que cometa este disparate. I've just been trying to talk her out of this blunder.
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