Translation: from spanish

to put it mildly

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  • put it mildly — To understate the case • • • Main Entry: ↑mild …   Useful english dictionary

  • put it mildly —    If you put it mildly, you express your opinion or reaction in a controlled way, without exaggeration.     She s 3 years old and already able to read. That s promising, to put it mildly! …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • to put It mildly — See: TO SAY THE LEAST …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to put It mildly — See: TO SAY THE LEAST …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • (to) put it mildly — to put it ˈmildly idiom used to show that what you are talking about is much more extreme, etc. than your words suggest • The result was unfortunate, to put it mildly (= it was extremely unfortunate). • To say I m disgusted is putting it mildly.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • to put it mildly — spoken 1) used for saying that the words you have chosen are not as extreme as they could have been The pay cut was unpopular, to put it mildly. 2) used for saying that a situation is much worse than the words that you are using to talk about it… …   English dictionary

  • to\ put\ It\ mildly — See: to say the least …   Словарь американских идиом

  • to put it mildly — to say it in a nice way …   English contemporary dictionary

  • to put it mildly — …   Useful english dictionary

  • put — [ put ] (past tense and past participle put) verb transitive *** ▸ 1 move something to position ▸ 2 cause to be in situation ▸ 3 write/print something ▸ 4 make someone go to place ▸ 5 give position on list ▸ 6 build/place somewhere ▸ 7 express in …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • put — W1S1 [put] v past tense and past participle put present participle putting [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(move to place)¦ 2¦(change somebody s situation/feelings)¦ 3¦(write/print something)¦ 4¦(express)¦ 5 put a stop/an end to something 6 put something into… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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