Translation of "impersonal" - English-Spanish dictionary

impersonal

adjective uk /ɪmˈpɜː.sən.əl/ disapproving

without human warmth; not friendly and without features that make people feel interested or involved

impersonal
She has a very cold and impersonal manner.
Hospitals always seem so impersonal – rows of identical beds in dull grey rooms.

not referring to people or a particular person by name

impersonal
He always tried to keep the discussions impersonal so that no one would be offended.

specialized language An impersonal verb or sentence has the subject ‘it’ and does not refer to a particular person or thing, as in the sentence It’s cold outside.

impersonal

(Translation of “impersonal” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

impersonal

adjective /imˈpəːsənl/

not showing, or being affected by, personal feelings

impersonal
His manner was formal and impersonal.

(linguistics ) (of a verb) having a subject which does not refer to a person, thing etc

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In the sentence ’It snowed last night’, ’snowed’ is an example of an impersonal verb.
impersonally adverb

impersonalmente
impersonality /-ˈna-/ noun

impersonalidad

(Translation of “impersonal” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)