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lastre

  
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1      (Náut, Téc)   ballast  
en lastre        (Náut)   in ballast  
2    (=inconveniente)   burden
3    (=sentido común)   good sense, good judgment
4      (Cono Sur)  
**   (=comida)   grub *  , chow   (EEUU)   **  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
en lastre exp.
in ballast
[Naut.]

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exp.
to drop ballast
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"lastre": examples and translations in context
Sin lastre, habría salido a flote. Without ballast, it would have floated back to the surface.
No podemos permitirnos vernos abrumados por este lastre ideológico. We cannot afford to keep on being weighed down by this ideological ballast.
Ahora, cuando el país exige una respuesta a la pregunta, lo ven como un lastre. Now, with the country insisting on an answer to the question he posed, they see him as a liability.
Buffy soy un lastre para ti. Buffy I'm a liability to you.
Sería un verdadero lastre para llevar. I'd be a real drag to carry.
Volverse mejor persona es un lastre. Becoming a better person is such a drag.
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