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profile / perfil
 
profile   [ˈprəʊfaɪl]
A. -noun
1. (=side view, outline)   perfil (m)
a. [in] profile =   de perfil
2. (=description, portrait)   reseña (f),   perfil (m)   (television programme)   perfil (m)
3. (=public image)
a. her work with the Fund has given her a very [high] profile =   la labor que ha realizado para el Fondo ha dado gran relieve a su figura or la ha lanzado a un primer plano
·military men continued to have a high profile in the administration
·los militares seguían ocupando una posiciónoun destacada en la administraciónoun
b. to keep or maintain a [low] profile =   tratar de pasar desapercibido
c. to [raise] the profile of something/somebody =   realzar la imagen de algo/somebody, someone
B. -transitive verb
1. (=show in profile)   perfilar
2. (=describe)
[+situation, candidate]   describir
[+person'noun life]   hacer un perfil de
 
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