Translation of "exception" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ɪkˈsep·ʃən/ us /ɪkˈsep·ʃən/

someone or something that is not included in a rule, group, or list

There are exceptions to every rule.
I like all kinds of movies, with the exception of horror movies.
make an exception

to treat someone differently from all other people

hacer una excepción
I don’t usually accept credit cards, but for you I’ll make an exception.

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