Translation of shortfall in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈʃɔrtˌfɔl//ˈʃɔːtfɔːl/


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    shortfall ( in sth)
    • a shortfall of 7% in revenues un déficit de 7% en los ingresos
    • this year there's been a shortfall in science graduates este año el número de licenciados en ciencias ha estado por debajo de lo esperado
    • this led to a shortfall in production esto hizo que no se alcanzaran las metas de producción
    • If you have a problem in making up the extra cash needed to cover the possible shortfall, don't just do nothing.
    • They said another factor contributing to the patient pile-up is a staff shortfall.
    • If your investment performs badly you could face a shortfall at the end of the mortgage term.
    • It's been hard to miss the various headlines about shortfalls in endowment mortgages over the last few days.
    • Among the problems he correctly identifies is the shortfall in qualified staff in the NHS.
    • You could keep the policy going and look at other alternatives to repay the remaining shortfall.
    • Supply shortfalls could plague China for at least two more years, Liang believes.
    • After all, the current shortfalls stem in part from companies trying to get by with paying less.
    • If bus operators no longer receive this money they will be forced to find ways to make up the shortfall in income.
    • Millions are facing shortfalls on their endowments, an investment product sold heavily in the 1980s.
    • The group may be forced to bridge the shortfall by selling some of its assets or securing more debt.
    • This resulted in serious shortfalls in the projected revenue stream.
    • Maize shortfalls are also projected for Lesotho, Swaziland and Zimbabwe.
    • However, this view of overseas property agencies is the reason for many of the shortfalls in the industry.
    • We have now been told by our insurer that a shortfall is likely and we were not warned at the outset.
    • I have been warned to expect a significant shortfall on my mortgage endowment.
    • I am not worried on a personal level but I do think that there will be a huge shortfall throughout the country.
    • Pensions organisations have warned that many people could face shortfalls in their pensions.
    • The city centre manager told us it was all to do with a staff shortfall.
    • It all adds up to bigger and bigger revenue shortfalls and the need for more and more spending cuts.