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audio suer·te

f.
  1. (destino) fate, lot
  2. (fortuna) luck
    tener mala suerte to have bad luck
  3. (buena fortuna) good luck, good fortune
    tuve la suerte de encontrarme con ella I had the good fortune to meet her
  4. (condición) lot, condition
    mejorar la suerte del pueblo to improve the lot of the people
  5. (calidad) quality, class
    de primera suerte first-class
  6. (género) kind, sort
    ¿qué suerte de vino quieres? what kind of wine do you want
  7. (casualidad) lot
    elegir por suerte to choose by lot
  8. (manera) manner, way
  9. (juego de mano) magic trick
  10. bullfighting (etapa) stage, phase (of a bullfight)
  11. (lance) skillful maneuver
  12. printing sort
  13. Argentina , Uruguay lot, plot
  14. Peru lottery ticket

Idioms:
buena suerte
good luck
caerle or tocarle a uno en suerte
to fall to one's lot
dar or traer suerte
to bring luck
de otra suerte
otherwise
de suerte que
so that, in a way that
echar suertes
to cast lots, draw lots
estar de mala suerte
to be out of luck
estar de suerte
to be in luck
la suerte está echada
the die is cast
mala suerte
bad luck
por suerte
  1. (por casualidad) by chance
  2. (por fortuna) luckily, fortunately
suerte negra
very bad luck
tener suerte
to be lucky
unirse a la suerte de alguien
to throw in one's lot with someone
Inflected Forms: suertes - femi

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