"torchbearer" translation into Spanish

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"torchbearer" in Spanish

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{noun}

1. general

2. "of a movement, ideology"

President Aristide, previously a torchbearer for democracy, and reinstated by American intervention, has drowned Haiti in the mire of the third world.
El Presidente Aristide, en otra época el abanderado de la democracia, y restablecido en el poder por una intervención norteamericana, ha sumergido a Haití en las angustias del tercer mundo.

Context sentences for "torchbearer" in Spanish

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EnglishThis Parliament has managed to become a torchbearer in the European fight against terrorism.
Este Parlamento ha conseguido ser una avanzadilla en la lucha europea contra el terrorismo.
EnglishPresident Aristide, previously a torchbearer for democracy, and reinstated by American intervention, has drowned Haiti in the mire of the third world.
Una economía social hundida estrangula a la población y espanta las ayudas regionales e internacionales, mientras el mercado negro prospera en manos de los más altos dignatarios del régimen.
EnglishIt is unacceptable that the United States of America - considered a torchbearer of human rights and democracy - has engaged in ill-treatment and torture of the detainees of the camp.
Es inaceptable que los Estados Unidos de América -considerados los abanderados de los derechos humanos y la democracia- hayan empleado malos tratos y tortura contra los detenidos del centro.