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Translation of "except" - English-Spanish dictionary

except

preposition, conjunction   /ɪkˈsept/
A2 not including a particular fact, thing, or person excepto He works every day except Sunday. Everyone passed the exam except for Camilla. So nothing changed, except that Anna saw her son less and less.
(Definition of except from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

except

preposition /ikˈsept/
leaving out; not including excepto, salvo They’re all here except Peter Your essay was good except that it was too long.
excepted adjective
excepto, salvo all European countries, Denmark excepted (= except Denmark).
excepting preposition
leaving out or excluding excepto, salvo Those cars are all reliable, excepting the old red one.
exception /-ʃən/ noun
something or someone not included excepción They all work hard, without exception With the exception of Jim, we all went home early.
something not according to the rule excepción We normally don’t eat much at lunchtime, but Sunday is an exception.
exceptional adjective
(opposite unexceptional) unusual; remarkable excepcional exceptional loyalty His ability is exceptional.
exceptionally adverb
unusually excepcionalmente exceptionally stupid.
except for
apart from aparte de We enjoyed the holiday except for the dealy at the airport.
except excepto, con excepción de, menos Except for John, they all arrived punctually.
take exception to/at
to object to ofenderse por algo The old lady took exception to the rudeness of the children.
(Definition of except from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “except”
in Korean -을 제외하고…
in Arabic ما عَدا…
in Malaysian kecuali…
in French sauf (que)…
in Russian кроме…
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示不包括)除…之外…
in Italian eccetto (che), fuorché…
in Turkish ...den başka, ...in/ın dışında, ...hariç…
in Polish oprócz, z wyjątkiem…
in Vietnamese ngoại trừ…
in Portuguese exceto, fora…
in Thai นอกจาก…
in German außer…
in Catalan excepte…
in Japanese ~以外は…
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示不包括)除…之外…
in Indonesian kecuali…
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