Translation of otherness in Spanish:

otherness

otredad, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈəðərnəs//ˈʌðənɪs/

noun

literary

  • 1

    otredad feminine literary
    • The modern pop star seems to have lost a great deal of the flamboyant otherness that characterised his/her 80s predecessors.
    • The search for the disreputable which reinforces the notion of difference as objectified otherness is often carried out with the help of Third World women themselves.
    • Elements of transformation, however, occur most pointedly in the encounter with otherness.
    • But what is more miraculous than this: that one might taste another in his otherness and let him be?
    • So I guess we're obsessed with the exotic otherness of the genre right now.
    • And when my living children were born, I was overwhelmed not only by their beauty, but also by their otherness.
    • It is a symptom of incomplete development in the encounter with otherness and individuation of one's own personality.
    • It denies the possible otherness that would render the unknown worth knowing.
    • And how, I ask you, does this reflect on their other viewpoints concerning difference and otherness?
    • Whilst ‘interesting’ camera angles always suggest a lower budget, here they serve to accentuate this place's otherness.
    • The intolerant base their views on a factual error, which then fuels a general suspicion of otherness.
    • In fact, immigration, the influx of otherness, is crucial to the spiritual upkeep of the nation.
    • I have tried to show how these festivals help produce the desire for otherness and difference, in ever more complex forms.
    • Yet it never quite loses its quality of otherness, as demonstrated by its use in this recent Brussels apartment block.
    • And again, like you said, these are not mega-stars whose celebrity and otherness is intimidating.
    • Anthropology, our source of narratives of otherness, has a professional bias towards difference.
    • It will lose all otherness, and become merely one among many simulations in a world that has lost all depth, fully digitalised and pressed flat against the computer screen.
    • It's an image that is rife with a frank sexuality that isn't shy to speak up for its otherness.
    • Music poses an enormous challenge to a writer: its abstraction refutes description, but its very otherness can be liberating.
    • The abyss of ethnographic otherness has been momentarily bridged.