Translation of essence in Spanish:


esencia, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɛs(ə)ns//ˈɛsəns/


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    • 1.1(central feature, quality)

      esencia feminine
      in essence en esencia
      • of the essence de fundamental importancia
      • The essence of chemistry is understanding and applying chemical reactions.
      • The work of both artists is fuelled by a need to communicate the metaphysical essence of our existence.
      • Such frivolous distinctions do not constitute the essence of religion.
      • They were also worried that broadcasting the music through microphones would destroy the beauty and essence of the music.
      • Indeed, sometimes the real essence of truth is only to be discovered in the narrative form.
      • They ended up capturing the true essence of the two of them.
      • The raucous, inscrutable essence of democracy could almost be glimpsed in this maelstrom.
      • The chief aim of this inquiry has been to shed light on the nature and essence of the disagreement between the two.
      • The time has come for architecture and planning to reflect the essence of democracy.
      • Usually the design process involves taking messy reality and isolating its abstract essence.
      • She says the lack of time which GPs have to treat their patients is destroying the very essence of what it means to be a family doctor.
      • It would succeed in destroying the very essence of what this village is about, its rich countryside heritage.
      • Her portrayal of the sexy evangelist Reno Sweeney was outstanding, catching the very essence of this character.
      • We cared for our guests because not to do so would betray the most profound essence of our humanity.
      • It is obvious that he does not understand the true essence of sport, or human nature.
      • To me they epitomize the essence of femininity.
      • Analogies can obfuscate, but in their own way they can distill a matter to its essence.
      • The photographer is there to capture the true essence of the wedding day.
      • He had grasped the real essence of working class power.
      • And then sometimes, history is graced by an individual who comes and changes the very essence of humanity.

    • 1.2(personification)

      personificación feminine
      he's the very essence of a diplomat es la diplomacia personificada

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    vanilla essence/essence of vanilla esencia de vainilla feminine