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Words could help, yes, but only when death was long past, abstract. Telushkin, Josef THE UNORTHODOX MURDER OF RABBI MOSSIn fact, mathematics could be regarded as a highly abstract, formal language which was merely a part of the universal syntax. Zindell, David THE BROKEN GODNo, no, my friend, the only reason for you to betray us would be out of the abstract love of justice.

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Translations for 'abstract'

British English: abstract /ˈæbstrækt/ ADJECTIVE
An abstract idea or way of thinking is based on general ideas rather than on real things and events.
...abstract principles such as justice.
  • American English: abstract
  • Arabic: نَظَرِيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: abstrato
  • Chinese: 抽象的
  • Croatian: apstraktan
  • Czech: abstraktní
  • Danish: abstrakt
  • Dutch: abstract
  • European Spanish: abstracto
  • Finnish: abstrakti
  • French: abstrait
  • German: abstrakt
  • Greek: θεωρητικός
  • Italian: astratto
  • Japanese: 抽象的な
  • Korean: 추상적인
  • Norwegian: abstrakt
  • Polish: abstrakcyjny
  • European Portuguese: abstracto
  • Romanian: abstract
  • Russian: абстрактный
  • Spanish: abstracto
  • Swedish: abstrakt diffus
  • Thai: ที่เป็นนามธรรม
  • Turkish: soyut
  • Ukrainian: абстрактний
  • Vietnamese: trừu tượng
British English: abstract NOUN
An abstract is an abstract work of art.
His abstracts are held in numerous collections.
  • American English: abstract
  • Brazilian Portuguese: abstrato
  • Chinese: 抽象作品
  • European Spanish: cuadro abstracto
  • French: résumé
  • German: abstraktes Kunstwerk
  • Italian: opera astratta
  • Japanese: 抽象芸術作品
  • Korean: 추상화
  • European Portuguese: abstrato
  • Spanish: cuadro abstracto


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