excepto


excepto
adv.
except (for).
prep.
except, apart from, barring, but.
Cualquiera excepto él! Anybody but him!
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excepto
adverbio
1 except (for), apart from, excepting
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prep.
except, save
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PREP except, except for

todos, excepto Juan — everyone, except (for) o apart from Juan

voy cada día, excepto los martes — I go every day, except Tuesdays

se lo perdono todo, excepto que me mienta — I'll forgive him anything, except lying to me

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preposición except

todos los días excepto los lunes — every day except Mondays

las contesté todas excepto las dos últimas — I answered them all except (for) o apart from the last two

todos excepto yo — everyone but me

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= barring, except, except for, excepting, other than, save, but, with the exception of.
Ex. All abstracts, barring possibly those of exceptional length, should consist of one paragraph only.
Ex. After all, everyone except bibliographers and librarians have found the text on the title page adequate for the past 500 years.
Ex. Although I have not done a complete analytical search of library literature for discussions of the structures of catalogs, preliminary searches have turned up little except for historical discussions.
Ex. Close attention to the interaction of these two characters (excepting the love scenes!) provides a glimpse of the world behind the reference desk.
Ex. Non-book materials, then, may include any library information or resource centre materials, other than books or monographs.
Ex. Vaguely blissful, but with nothing to occupy her save reflection, she sat in the cafeteria and gave herself up to the physical pleasures of coffee.
Ex. Rotundas were widely used for all but the most formal texts in the fifteenth century, but fell out of fashion during the sixteenth century, surviving longest in Spain.
Ex. With the exception of trailer libraries, mobile library stops are usually of too short a duration to allow for anything other than book lending transaction.
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* excepto en = save in.
* excepto en el caso de que = except when.
* hacerlo todo excepto = stop at + nothing short of.
* nadie excepto = no one but.
* todo excepto = everything except (for).
* todos excepto = everyone except, everybody except.
* todos excepto + Número = all but + Número.
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preposición except

todos los días excepto los lunes — every day except Mondays

las contesté todas excepto las dos últimas — I answered them all except (for) o apart from the last two

todos excepto yo — everyone but me

* * *
= barring, except, except for, excepting, other than, save, but, with the exception of.

Ex: All abstracts, barring possibly those of exceptional length, should consist of one paragraph only.

Ex: After all, everyone except bibliographers and librarians have found the text on the title page adequate for the past 500 years.
Ex: Although I have not done a complete analytical search of library literature for discussions of the structures of catalogs, preliminary searches have turned up little except for historical discussions.
Ex: Close attention to the interaction of these two characters (excepting the love scenes!) provides a glimpse of the world behind the reference desk.
Ex: Non-book materials, then, may include any library information or resource centre materials, other than books or monographs.
Ex: Vaguely blissful, but with nothing to occupy her save reflection, she sat in the cafeteria and gave herself up to the physical pleasures of coffee.
Ex: Rotundas were widely used for all but the most formal texts in the fifteenth century, but fell out of fashion during the sixteenth century, surviving longest in Spain.
Ex: With the exception of trailer libraries, mobile library stops are usually of too short a duration to allow for anything other than book lending transaction.
* excepto en = save in.
* excepto en el caso de que = except when.
* hacerlo todo excepto = stop at + nothing short of.
* nadie excepto = no one but.
* todo excepto = everything except (for).
* todos excepto = everyone except, everybody except.
* todos excepto + Número = all but + Número.

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excepto
prep
except
está abierto todos los días excepto los lunes it is open every day except Mondays
contesté todas las preguntas excepto las dos últimas I answered all the questions except (for) o apart from o (AmE) aside from the last two
todos ganaron algo excepto yo everybody won something except me, everyone but me won something
voy todos los días excepto cuando hace mal tiempo I go every day except when the weather's bad
todas las regiones de España excepto Galicia every region of Spain except (for) o but Galicia
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excepto preposición
except, apart from;
todos excepto yo everyone but me

excepto adverbio except (for): estamos todos de acuerdo excepto Juan, we're all in agreement except for Juan

'excepto' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
cien
- salva
- salvo
- señor
- sino
- aparte
- fuera
- menos
- San
English:
besides
- except
- excluding
- apart
- bar
- but
- save
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excepto adv
except (for);
vinieron todos, excepto él they all came except (for) him o apart from him;
todas cuestan lo mismo, excepto estas dos they all cost the same, except for these two;
todos excepto tú everyone except you;
me gusta hablar de todo excepto de política I like talking about any subject except politics;
abierto excepto domingos y festivos [en letrero] closed on Sundays and holidays
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excepto
prp except
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excepto prep
salvo: except
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excepto prep except
lo sabíamos todos excepto ella we all knew except her

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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