"desidia" English translation

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"desidia" in English

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{feminine}

1. general

desidia (also: pereza, ociosidad, holganza, galbana)
En muchas ocasiones son víctimas de la desidia del Consejo y de los gobiernos de los Estados miembros.
Often they fall victim to the idleness of the Council and the governments of the Member States.

2. "desaseo"

desidia (also: dejadez, dejación, desgaire)

Context sentences for "desidia" in English

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SpanishLa desidia y la ignorancia han impedido que se controlase a tiempo y consecuentemente la epidemia.
Carelessness and ignorance have prevented resolute and timely action to eliminate the disease.
SpanishEl resto no es más que la desidia que algunos tuvieron y que hoy quieren volver a traer al Parlamento.
Everything else is just the apathy which some people felt and want to drag through Parliament again.
Spanishse echó con desidia en el sofá
she flopped lethargically onto the sofa
SpanishDemasiados Estados miembros muestran una considerable desidia en el cumplimiento de sus obligaciones en virtud de la política pesquera común.
That is because many Member States are quite simply too slipshod about fulfilling their obligations under the common fisheries policy.
SpanishHay amenazas que proceden de la naturaleza misma, y que se agravan por la desidia culpable y la negligencia de los hombres que, no pocas veces, podrían remediarlas.
Some threats come from nature itself, but they are made worse by the culpable indifference and negligence of those who could in some cases remedy them.
SpanishDe esta historia forman parte, junto con factores de fondo, acontecimientos accidentales y la complicidad o la desidia de las derechas moderadas, liberales y católicas.
Together with the underlying factors, this history includes accidental events, on the one hand, and the complicity or inertia of the moderate, liberal and Catholic right on the other.
SpanishPor eso es incomprensible que una serie de países -por pura desidia, por lo que yo sé- no hayan ratificado aún los Acuerdos europeos que existen con los Estados bálticos.
This is why it is incomprehensible that a number of countries - out of pure laziness as far as I can understand - have still not ratified the European Agreement which exists with the Baltic States.
SpanishEl bloqueo económico y una burocracia fosilizada y con escasa motivación, se podría decir que la desidia comunista anterior, dicho sea de pasada, dificultan de manera extraordinaria el desarrollo.
The economic blockade and the existence of a decrepit and poorly motivated bureaucracy - the usual communist inefficiency of the past, one might say - are also seriously hampering development.