Translation of complacency in Spanish:


autocomplacencia, n.

Pronunciation /kəmˈpleɪs(ə)nsi//kəmˈpleɪsənsi/


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    autocomplacencia feminine
    the riots shook the government out of its complacency los disturbios sacudieron al gobierno obligándolo a abandonar su autocomplacencia
    • he had every reason for complacency tenía razones más que suficientes para sentirse contento consigo mismo / para sentirse satisfecho de sí mismo
    • Neither panic nor complacency is a rational response to contemporary fascism.
    • The last thing you want to do is to make a complacent audience feel more happy in their complacency.
    • He warned farmers that there was still an urgent need for caution and there was no room for complacency.
    • I would like to see less complacency over crime levels in the area and less smugness on the local environment.
    • This is a very dodgy position to be in, as complacency and boredom can quickly set in.
    • Despite having achieved so much, there is still no complacency in the ranks.
    • But if complacency is replaced with insecurity, what's at all positive about that?
    • I felt an overwhelming sense of fear today also, a fear of our ignorance and complacency.
    • There may be far too much institutional complacency but there is no reason for despair.
    • The danger is that this release from tension may lead to complacency.
    • But there are no grounds for complacency, and there is justified fear for the future.
    • Fire may be part of the nation's identity, but complacency and greed fan the flames
    • Such formal liberties were intended to jolt the viewer out of complacency into a fresh social outlook.
    • The first is a profound failure of the imagination, which comes from a certain laziness and complacency.
    • Why does there need to be yet another film that shakes parents out of their supposed complacency?
    • It was designed to warn us against complacency but also to anticipate a great future for the country and humanity.
    • Since when do we have to put up with complacency, rudeness, laziness and neglect of duty?
    • The uninitiated might think that the combination of openness and complacency shouldn't matter.
    • How long must innocent people continue to pay the price for our indifference and complacency?
    • Conservatives may appreciate this liberal complacency when it comes to their own views.