oportunidad

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin opportūnitās.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /opoɾtuniˈdad/, [o.poɾ.t̪u.niˈð̞að̞]
  • Hyphenation: o‧por‧tu‧ni‧dad

NounEdit

oportunidad f (plural oportunidades)

  1. opportunity, chance, shot, break, occasion, time (in both senses: “chance for advancement, progress or profit” and “favorable circumstance or occasion”)
  2. timeliness

Usage notesEdit

  • The Spanish locution equivalent to "(an/the) opportunity to [verb or verb phrase]" is "(una/la) oportunidad de [infinitive or verb phrase using infinitive]."

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