Translation of long-term in Spanish:

long-term

a largo plazo, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌlɒŋˈtəːm//ˈlɔŋ ˈˌtərm/

adjective

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    (in the future)
    (benefits/effects) a largo plazo
    what are your long-term prospects? ¿qué perspectivas tienes a largo plazo?
    • Their aim is to bring home to the council the long-term effects a decision could have.
    • I'm also a long-term member of the list, so there may well have been some bias in operation.
    • Her long-term goal is to move into other sectors such as manufacturing and electronics.
    • Crisis and food shortage did not have any lasting effect on the long-term trend.
    • In the long-term the US needs to win hearts and minds as well as military victories.
    • Horne said he would like to see a more long-term approach taken across Scotland.
    • The long-term effects of cannabis on the body are still a matter of controversy.
    • We need to be brave enough to confront these to secure long-term benefits for local people.
    • If we can have more long-term planning then that really changes things for the better.
    • The firm has also taken on two long-term unemployed bricklayers to work with them.
    • We don't believe that this is the long-term solution to the problems of the health service.
    • Thus, the role of directors is to ensure the long-term viability of their companies.
    • However, the new ward will be aimed at those who need long-term or even lifelong care.
    • It needs to invest the considerable sums of money provided by the Sky deal in long-term change.
    • Beyond mere survival are the severe long-term problems of a once major club in a spiral of decline.
    • We are trying to change the diet of Scottish children and that is a long-term thing.
    • It could take longer to effect than we hoped, but it remains our long-term objective.
    • If these separate gene lines are mixed up we don't know what the long-term effects will be.
    • Until we have done the research we do not know what the long-term effects might be.
    • Many of those who are suffering now had no idea of the long-term effects of their excess.
  • 2

    (for a long period)
    (solution) duradero
    (effects) prolongado
    (debts/returns) a largo plazo
    (unemployment) de larga duración
    (parking lot) para estacionamiento US
    (parking lot) para aparcamiento prolongado US Spain
    this measure will do long-term damage los efectos perjudiciales de esta medida se dejarán sentir durante largo tiempo
    • long-term memory memoria a largo plazo

adverb

informal

  • 1

    a largo plazo