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Spanish translation of “would”

would

verb /wud/ (short forms I’d /aid/, you’d /juːd/, he’d /hiːd/, she’d /ʃiːd/, it’d /ˈitəd/, we’d /wiːd/, they’d /ðeid/, negative short form wouldn’t /ˈwudnt/)
past tense of will
(para formar el pasado de ‘‘will’’)
He said he would be leaving at nine o’clock the next morning I asked if he’d come and mend my television set I asked him to do it, but he wouldn’t I thought you would have finished by now.
used in speaking of something that will, may or might happen (eg if a certain condition is met)
(para expresar algo que puede o podría ocurrir)
If I asked her to the party, would she come? I would have come to the party if you’d asked me I’d be happy to help you.
used to express a preference, opinion etc politely
(para expresar de forma educada una opinión)
I would do it this way It’d be a shame to lose the opportunity I’d prefer to go tomorrow rather than today.
used, said with emphasis, to express annoyance
(para expresar disgusto o enfado)
I’ve lost my car-keys – that would happen!
would-be adjective trying, hoping, or merely pretending, to be a would-be poet. would you used to introduce a polite request to someone to do something
te importaría
(Please) would you close the door?
(Definition of would from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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