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Translation of "ought" - English-Spanish dictionary

ought

verb /oːt/ ( negative short form oughtn’t /ˈoːtnt/)
(usually with to)
used to indicate duty; should deber You ought to help them He oughtn’t to have done that.
used to indicate something that one could reasonably expect; should deber He ought to have been able to do it.
(Definition of ought from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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