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04:26 Apr 16, 2005
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: self-pity
She was wallowing in self-pity.
United States
Local time: 14:10
Spanish translation:autocompasion
El tenerse lastima a uno mismo.
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Deborah Ramirez
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5 +19autocompasion
Deborah Ramirez
4 +2autoconmiseración
George Rabel



1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +19

El tenerse lastima a uno mismo.

Deborah Ramirez
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yvonne Becker
0 min

agree  Adriana de Groote
2 mins

agree  Ignacia Nieto Melgarejo: ok
6 mins

agree  Xenia Wong
11 mins

agree  Otilia Acosta
30 mins

agree  xxx------
1 hr

agree  Anna Macip
4 hrs

agree  Margarita Palatnik
5 hrs

agree  moken: :O)
5 hrs

agree  Walter Landesman
7 hrs

agree  Patricia Torres
8 hrs

agree  marybro: autocompasión (con acento)
9 hrs

9 hrs

agree  Leticia Klemetz, CT
10 hrs

agree  Gustavo Caldas: sí, con el acento y listo...
12 hrs

agree  Ana Brassara: el acento!
14 hrs

agree  sym
14 hrs

agree  Maria Boschero
15 hrs

agree  Gabriela Rodriguez
16 hrs
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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2

Una novela importante - [ Translate this page ]
... e incurrir en ataques de autoconmiseración al estilo de Juan Tanamera, ...
no exige la seriedad ni mucho menos la autoconmiseración de los personajes. ...
www.banrep.gov.co/blaavirtual/boleti3/bol34/novela.htm - 17k - Cached - Similar pages

ls-catolicas.html - [ Translate this page ]
... o autoconmiseración para provocar lástima o una conciencia panfletaria, ...
No digo más porque creo que ya pisé un explosivo de autoconmiseración. ...
www.jornada.unam.mx/2003/ dic03/031204/ls-entrevista.html - 12k - Cached - Similar pages

Yo Soy Amor - [ Translate this page ]
... ¿Has encaminado tus pasos en pos del odio, la venganza, la pena, la
autoconmiseración (sobre todo), las acusaciones, la enfermedad? ...
www.arrakis.es/~yosoy/amor.htm - 59k - Cached - Similar pages

FISAC.ORG.MX - [ Translate this page ]
... y el resultado es que el resentido se envuelva en la autoconmiseración. ...
la sociedad (un típico cuadro de autoconmiseración) hasta que tocó fondo y ...
www.alcoholinformate.org.mx/ saborsaber.cfm?articulo=ss39 - 34k - Apr 14, 2005 -

George Rabel
Local time: 15:10
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 190

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Refugio: Yes, the word 'wallow' kicks it up a notch.
11 hrs
  -> Thanks, Ruth. I do believe "autoconmiseración" works better here.

agree  Marcelo González
12 hrs
  -> Gracias, Marcelo
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