Translation of preferable in Spanish:


preferible, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈprɛf(ə)rəb(ə)l//ˈprɛf(ə)rəb(ə)l/


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    to be preferable to sth/-ing ser preferible a algo/+ inf
    • While it would be preferable if the Complainant did so, it is incorrect to imply that only he can do this.
    • I am sure it would be preferable for the local schools and the community orchestra to work in harmony.
    • The taste is pretty uniform from bite to bite, so it might be preferable as an appetizer.
    • Experience of children with special needs is preferable, but full training will be given.
    • It's always preferable to have something else to read at times like this.
    • It sounds preferable to having kids locked away playing alone.
    • In the end, firms acknowledge that laying off employees is preferable to going bust.
    • Initially it would be preferable to have the property inspected by a reputable timber and damp expert.
    • It would be preferable if such items were taken away for disposal in the household refuse.
    • That said, it is easy to see why many people find even the hardships of a Scottish island preferable to urban life.
    • However, he added that it was preferable to finding major problems with the home after completion.
    • It was also viewed as preferable to a sacking which could prompt legal action.
    • The chairman of the board said voluntary redundancies were preferable over compulsory redundancies.
    • If a slum is preferable, then we can only imagine the life in their native village.
    • To help bring the fever down, a slightly cooler room temperature is preferable.