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a- {prefix} /ə/ (not, without, opposite of) :: a-
a {article} (an) SEE: an ::
a {n} /eɪ/ (name of the letter A, a) :: a {f}
Aachen {prop} /ˈɑkən/ (city in North Rhine-Westphalia) :: Aquisgrán
aah {interj} (expressing amazement or surprise) :: ¡ay!, ¡ah!
açai {n} /əˈsaɪ.i/ (fruit) :: azaí {m}
açai {n} :: asaí {m}
Aalenian {prop} (subdivision of the Middle Jurassic epoch) :: aaleniano {m}
Aalenian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Aalenian epoch) :: aaleniano
aalii {n} /ɑˈliˌi/ (Dodonaea viscosa) :: chirca {f}
aardvark {n} /ˈɑɹd.vɑɹk/ (mammal) :: cerdo hormiguero {m}
aardwolf {n} /ˈɑɹd.ˌwʊlf/ (the mammal species Proteles cristatus) :: lobo de tierra {m}, proteles {m}
Aaron {prop} /ˈɛɹ.ən/ (biblical brother of Moses) :: Aarón {m}
Aaron {prop} (male given name) :: Aarón
Aaronic {adj} /æɹˈɑn.ɪk/ (pertaining to Aaron) :: aarónico
Aaron's rod {n} (goldenrod) SEE: goldenrod ::
Aaron's rod {n} (mullein) SEE: mullein ::
aba {n} (coarse, often striped, felted fabric from the Middle East, woven from goat or camel hair) SEE: abaya ::
abaca {n} /ˌæb.əˈkɑ/ (plant) :: abacá {m}
abaca {n} (fiber/fibre) SEE: Manila hemp ::
abacist {n} /əˈbɑ.kəst/ (One who uses an abacus.) :: abacista {m} {f}
aback {adv} /əˈbæk/ (backwards) :: atrás, hacia atrás
aback {n} (abacus) SEE: abacus ::
abacus {n} /əˈbɑk.əs/ (calculating frame) :: ábaco {m}
Abadan {prop} /ˌɑ.bɑˈdɑn/ (city in Iran) :: Abadán
Abaddon {prop} /əˈbæ.dn̩/ (the destroyer) :: Abadón {m}
Abaddon {prop} (Hell) :: Abadón {m}
abaft {prep} /əˈbɑft/ ((nautical) behind; toward the stern relative to some other object or position; aft of) :: a popa
abaft {adv} ((nautical) on the aft side) :: a popa
abaka {n} (plant) SEE: abaca ::
abaka {n} (fiber/fibre) SEE: Manila hemp ::
abalone {n} /æb.əˈloʊ.ni/ (edible univalve mollusc) :: oreja de mar {f}, abulón {m}, loco {m}
abandon {v} /əˈbæn.dn̩/ (to give up control of, surrender) :: renunciar, suspender
abandon {v} (to leave behind or desert; to forsake) :: abandonar
abandon {v} (to cast out, expel, reject) :: expulsar
abandon {v} (to no longer exercise a right, relinquish a claim to property) :: renunciar
abandon {n} (a giving up to natural impulses) :: desenfreno {m}
abandoned {adj} /əˈbæn.dn̩d/ (wicked, self-abandoned, given to sin) :: desenfrenado, desinhibido
abandoned {adj} (no longer maintained, forsaken, deserted) :: abandonado
abandonment {n} /əˈbæn.dn̩.mn̩t/ (act of abandoning) :: abandono {m}, desamparo {m}, dejación
abandon ship {v} (to leave or forsake a ship due to its impending doom) :: abandonar el barco
abarthrosis {n} (diarthrosis) SEE: diarthrosis ::
abase {v} /əˈbeɪs/ (to lower so as to cause pain or hurt feelings) :: rebajar, degradar, humillar
abasement {n} /əˈbeɪs.mənt/ (the act of abasing) :: rebajamiento {m}, abatimiento {m}, humillación {m}
abash {v} /əˈbæʃ/ (to make ashamed, to embarrass) :: confundir, avergonzar, abochornar
abashed {adj} /əˈbæʃt/ (embarrassed) :: avergonzado
abate {v} /əˈbeɪt/ (to bring down or reduce to a lower state) :: reducir, suprimir, menguar
abate {v} (to bring down a person physically or mentally) :: abatir, humillar
abatement {n} /əˈbeɪt.mənt/ (the act of abating or the state of being abated) :: disminución {f}
abattoir {n} /ˈæb.əˌtwɑɹ/ (public slaughterhouse) :: matadero {m}, desolladero {m}, degolladero {m}, rastro {m}, camal {m}
abaya {n} /əˈbeɪ.jə/ (coarse, often striped, felted fabric from the Middle East, woven from goat or camel hair) :: abaya {f}
Abbasid {n} /əˈbæs.əd/ (member of the dynasty that ruled from Baghdad from about to 750 to 1250) :: abasí {m}, abasida {m}
Abbasid {adj} (relating to the Abbasids) :: abasí {m}, abasida {m}
abbatial {adj} /əˈbeɪ.ʃl̩/ (belonging to an abbey) :: abacial
abbess {n} /ˈæb.ɪs/ (female superior of a nunnery) :: abadesa {f}
abbey {n} /ˈæb.i/ (monastery headed by an abbot) :: abadía {f}
abbey {n} (church of a monastery) :: abadía {f}
abbeystead {n} (seat of an abbey) :: abadía {f}
abbot {n} /ˈæb.ət/ (superior or head of an abbey or monastery) :: abad {m}
abbreviate {v} /əˈbɹi.vi.eɪt/ (to make shorter) :: abreviar
abbreviate {v} (to reduce to lower terms) :: simplificar
abbreviate {n} (abridgment) SEE: abridgment ::
abbreviated {adj} /əˈbɹi.viˌeɪ.tɪd/ (shortened) :: abreviado
abbreviation {n} /əˌbɹi.viˈeɪ.ʃn̩/ (shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase) :: abreviación {f}
abbreviation {n} (act or result of shortening or reducing) :: abreviación {f}
abbreviature {n} (abbreviation) SEE: abbreviation ::
abbreviature {n} /əˈbɹi.vi.əˌt͡ʃʊɹ/ (abridgement, compendium, abstract) :: abreviatura {f}
abbreviature {n} (shortened form of a word or phrase) :: abreviatura {f}
ABC {n} (alphabet) SEE: alphabet ::
ABC book {n} (primer) SEE: primer ::
abciximab {n} (antiplatelet drug) :: abciximab {m}
abdest {n} /ˈɑb.dɛst/ (Islamic act of washing parts of the body) :: abdesto {m}
abdicate {v} /ˈæb.dɪˌkeɪt/ (surrender or relinquish) :: abdicar
abdicate {v} (reject) :: abdicar
abdicate {v} (disinherit) :: abdicar
abdicate {v} (renounce a throne) :: abdicar
abdication {n} /ˌæb.dəˈkeɪ.ʃən/ (the act of abdicating; the renunciation of a high office, dignity, or trust, by its holder) :: abdicación {f}
abdomen {n} /ˈæb.də.mən/ (belly) :: abdomen {m}, vientre {m}
abdominal {adj} /æbˈdɑm.ə.nl̩/ (of or pertaining to the abdomen) :: abdominal
abdominal cavity {n} (hollow portion of the torso, containing abdominal organs) :: cavidad abdominal {f}
abdominal fin {n} (pelvic fin) SEE: pelvic fin ::
abdominoplasty {n} /æbˈdɑm.ɪ.noʊˌplæs.ti/ (surgery) :: abdominoplastia
abduce {v} /æb.ˈdus/ (transitive, obsolete: to draw or conduct away; to withdraw; to draw to a different part) :: abducir
abduct {v} /æbˈdʌkt/ (to take away) :: raptar, secuestrar
abduct {v} (to draw away from its ordinary position) :: abducir
abduction {n} /æbˈdʌk.ʃn̩/ (leading away, carrying away) :: rapto {m}, secuestro {m}
abduction {n} (physiology: movement separating limb from axis) :: abducción {f}
abduction {n} (logic: type of syllogism) :: abducción {f}
abduction {n} (law: wrongful carrying off of a human being) :: rapto {m}
abductor {n} /æbˈdʌk.tɚ/ (kidnapper) :: raptor {m}, secuestrador {m}
abductor {n} (muscle) :: abductor {m}
Abdullah {prop} /ˌɑb.dʊlˈɑ/ (Muslim given name) :: Abdullah, Abdullá
abearance {n} (behavior) SEE: behavior ::
Abecedarian {n} /ˌeɪ.biˌsiˈdæɹ.i.ən/ (member of a 16th-century sect) :: abecedariano {m}
abecedarium {n} (a book used to teach the alphabet) SEE: primer ::
abecedary {n} /ˌeɪ.bi.ˈsi.dɚ.i/ (the alphabet) :: abecedario {m}
abed {adv} /əˈbɛd/ (in bed, or on the bed) :: en cama, acostado
Abel {prop} /ˈeɪ.bl̩/ (biblical character) :: Abel {m}
Abel {prop} (male given name) :: Abel {m}
Abelard {prop} /ˈæb.ə.ˌlɑɹd/ (male given name) :: Abelardo
abele {n} (Populus alba) SEE: white poplar ::
abelian {adj} /əˈbi.li.ən/ (math: of a group) :: abeliano, conmutativo
Abelian {n} (member of a sect living like Abel) :: abelonita {m} {f}
abelian group {n} /əˈbi.li.ən ɡɹup/ (group in which the group operation is commutative) :: grupo abeliano {m}
abelmosk {n} /ˈeɪbəlˌmɑsk/ (A. moschatus) :: abelmosco {m}
Abelonian {n} (Abelian) SEE: Abelian ::
Aberdeen terrier {n} (breed of dog) SEE: Scottish terrier ::
aberrance {n} /ˈæ.bɛɹ.n̩s/ (state of being aberrant; a wandering from the right way; deviation from truth, rectitude) :: aberración {f}
aberrant {adj} /əbˈɛɹ.n̩t/ (deviating from the norm) :: aberrante
aberrant {adj} (straying from the right way) :: aberrante, anormal
aberrant {adj} (deviating from the ordinary or natural type; exceptional; abnormal) :: anómalo, atípico
aberration {n} /ˌæb.əˈɹeɪ.ʃn̩/ (act of wandering or deviation; abnormality) :: aberración {f}
aberration {n} (optics: convergence to different foci) :: aberración {f}
aberration {n} (astronomy: small periodical change of position of heavenly bodies) :: aberración {f}
aberration {n} (partial alienation of reason) :: aberración {f}, alienación {f}, locura {f}
aberration {n} (minor or temporary mental disorder) :: aberración {f}, enajenación mental {f}, enfermedad mental {f}, perturbación mental {f}, trastorno mental {f}
aberration {n} (zoology, botany: atypical development or structure) :: aberración {f}
aberration {n} (medicine: deviation from normal range) :: aberración {f}
abessive case {n} (case used to express the lack of something) :: caso abesivo {m}
abet {v} /əˈbɛt/ (to assist or encourage in crime) :: incitar
abet {v} (to support, uphold, or aid) :: ayudar
abettor {n} /əˈbɛtə/ (accomplice) :: cómplice {m} {f}
abeyance {n} /əˈbeɪ.ənts/ (expectancy; condition of being undetermined) :: expectativa {f}, esperanza {f}, suspenso {m}
abeyance {n} (suspension; temporary suppression) :: suspensión {f}, desuso {m}, suspenso {m}
Abha {prop} (city in Saudi Arabia) :: Abha
abhor {v} /æbˈhɔɹ/ (to regard with horror or detestation) :: aborrecer, detestar, abominar
abhorrence {n} /əbˈhɔɹ.n̩s/ (extreme aversion) :: aborrecimiento {m}, odio {m}, repugnancia {f}
abhorrent {adj} /æbˈhɔɹ.ənt/ (detestable or repugnant) :: repugnante
abide {v} /əˈbaɪd/ (endure without yielding) :: quedar, permanecer, resistir, aguantar, durar
abide {v} (bear patiently; tolerate) :: tolerar, soportar
abide {v} (pay for; stand the consequences of) :: afrontar, apechugar con
abide {v} (stay) :: permanecer, quedar
abide {v} (dwell) :: habitar, morar, residir
abide {v} (wait in expectation) :: aguardar, esperar
abide {v} (abide by) SEE: abide by ::
abide by {v} (accept a decision or law and act in accordance with it) :: someterse, acatar, atenerse
abide by {v} (remain faithful to something or someone) :: someterse a, adherirse a, observar, respaldar
Abidjan {prop} /ˌæb.ɪˈdʒɑn/ (the largest city of Côte d'Ivoire) :: Abiyán
Abigail {prop} /ˈæb.ə.ɡeɪl/ (biblical wife of David) :: Abigaíl
Abigail {prop} (female given name) :: Abigaíl, Abigail
abigeat {n} (theft of cattle) :: abigeato {m}, cuatrero
ability {n} /əˈbɪl.ə.ti/ (quality or state of being able) :: habilidad {f}, capacidad {f}
ability {n} (a skill or competence) :: habilidad {f}
-ability {suffix} /əˈbɪl.ə.ti/ (Forms a noun from a verb) :: -abilidad
Abimelech {prop} /əˈbɪm.əˌlɛk/ (name of Philistine kings) :: Abimelech
ab initio {adv} /ˌæb ɪˈnɪʃ.i.oʊ/ (referring to the time from when a legal document comes into force) :: ab initio, desde el principio
abiogenesis {n} /ˌeɪbaɪəʊˈdʒɛnəsɪs/ (origination of living organisms from lifeless matter) :: abiogénesis {f}, autogénesis {f}, generación espontánea {f}
abiotic {adj} /ˌeɪ.baɪˈɑt.ɪk/ (Nonliving) :: abiótico
a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush {proverb} (small but certain advantage is preferable) :: más vale pájaro en mano que ciento volando (a bird in one hand is worth more than a hundred in flight)
a bit {adv} (a little) SEE: a little ::
a bit much {n} (More than is reasonable) :: demasiado
abiu {n} (tree) :: caimito {m}
abjad {n} (writing system) :: abyad {m}, abjad
abject {adj} /ˈæb.d͡ʒɛkt/ (Sunk to a low condition; down in spirit or hope) :: abatido
abjectly {adv} /æbˈd͡ʒɛkt.li/ (with great shame, desperately; in an abject fashion) :: abyectamente
abjure {v} /æbˈdʒʊɹ/ (to renounce upon oath) :: abjurar
abjure {v} (to renounce with solemnity) :: abjurar
Abkhaz {adj} /ɑbˈkɑz/ (of or pertaining to Abkhazia) :: abjasio
Abkhaz {n} (person from Abkhazia) :: abjasio {m} {f}
Abkhaz {prop} (a Northwest Caucasian language spoken in Abkhazia) :: abjaso {m}, abjasio {m}
Abkhazia {prop} /æbˈkeɪ.ʒi.ə/ (territory in the Caucasus, see also: Republic of Abkhazia) :: Abjasia {f}
Abkhazian {adj} (Of or pertaining to Abkhazia) SEE: Abkhaz ::
Abkhazian {n} (Abkhaz) SEE: Abkhaz ::
Abkhazian {prop} (Abkhazian language) SEE: Abkhaz ::
ablation {n} /əˈbleɪ.ʃn̩/ (removal) :: ablación {f}
ablation {n} (amputation) :: ablación {f}
ablative {adj} /ˈæb.lə.tɪv/ (applied to one of the cases of the noun in other language) :: ablativo
ablative {n} (ablative case) SEE: ablative case ::
ablative case {n} (grammatical case used to indicate movement away from something, removal, separation, source) :: ablativo {m}
ablaut {n} /ˈɑbˌlaʊt/ (substitution of one root vowel for another) :: apofonía {f}
ablaze {adj} /əˈbleɪz/ (on fire) :: ardiendo, en llamas
ablaze {adj} (in a state of glowing excitement) :: radiante, ardiente, resplandeciente
ablaze {adv} (on fire) :: en llamas
able {adj} /ˈeɪ.bl̩/ (permitted to) :: capaz
able {adj} (skillful) :: diestro, hábil, capaz
able {adj} (legally qualified) :: competente
-able {suffix} /ə.bl̩/ (able to be done) :: -able, -ible
able {adj} (healthy) SEE: healthy ::
able {v} (enable) SEE: enable ::
abled {adj} /ˈeɪ.bl̩d/ :: capacitado
ableism {n} /ˈeɪ.bəl.ɪz.m̩/ (discrimination against persons with disabilities) :: capacitismo {m}
ablution {n} /əˈblu.ʃn̩/ (the act of washing or cleansing) :: ablución {f}
ablution {n} (Roman Catholic Church: a small quantity of wine and water) :: ablución {f}
ably {adv} /ˈeɪ.bli/ (with great ability) :: capaz, hábilmente
abnegate {v} /ˈæb.nɪ.ɡeɪt/ (to deny oneself something) :: abnegar
abnegate {v} (to reject, to deny) :: rechazar
abnegation {n} /ˈæb.nɪˈɡɘɪ.ʃn̩/ (denial; renunciation) :: abnegación {f}
abnormal {adj} /ˈæbˌnɔɹ.ml̩/ (not conforming to rule or system) :: anormal
abnormal {adj} (of or pertaining to behaviour that deviates from norms) :: anormal
abnormality {n} /ˌæbˌnɔɹˈmæl.ət.i/ (state of being abnormal) :: anormalidad {f}
abnormally {adv} /æbˈnɔɹ.mə.li/ (In an abnormal manner) :: anormalmente
abnormalness {n} (abnormality) SEE: abnormality ::
aboard {adv} /əˈbɔɹd/ (on board) :: a bordo
aboard {prep} (on board of) :: a bordo de
aboard {adv} (baseball) SEE: on base ::
abode {n} /əˈboʊd/ (slightly dated: residence) :: morada {f}, residencia {f}, vivienda {f}
abode {n} (omen) SEE: omen ::
abolish {v} /əˈbɑl.ɪʃ/ (to end a law, system, institution, custom or practice) :: abolir, suprimir, abrogar, quitar
abolish {v} (to destroy) :: destrozar
abolishment {n} /əˈbɑl.ɪʃ.mənt/ (The act of abolishing) :: abolición {f}
abolition {n} /ˌæb.əˈlɪʃ.n̩/ (act of abolishing) :: abolición {f}
abolition {n} (abolition of slavery and the slave trade) :: abolición {f}
abolitionism {n} /ˌæb.əˈlɪʃ.əˌnɪz.m̩/ (opinion in favor of the abolition of something) :: abolicionismo {m}
abolitionist {n} /ˌæ.bə.ˈlɪʃ.n̩.ɪst/ (person who favors the abolition) :: abolicionista {m} {f}
abomasum {n} /ˌæb.oʊˈmeɪ.səm/ (fourth or digestive stomach of a ruminant) :: abomaso {m}
A-bomb {n} (atomic bomb) :: bomba atómica {f}
abominable {adj} /əˈbɑm.ə.nə.bl̩/ (hateful; detestable; loathsome) :: abominable, aborrecible
abominable snowman {n} /əˈbɑm.ə.nə.bl̩ ˈsnoʊ.mæn/ (humanoid or apelike animal said to exist in the Himalayas) :: abominable hombre de las nieves {m}
abominably {adv} /əˈbɑm.ə.nə.bli/ (in an abominable manner) :: abominablemente
abominate {v} /əˈbɒm.əˌnəɪt/ (to feel disgust towards, to hate in the highest degree) :: abominar, detestar
abomination {n} /əˌbɑm.əˈneɪ.ʃn̩/ (an abominable act) :: abominación {f}
abomination {n} (something abominable) :: abominación {f}, maldad {f}
aboriginal {adj} /ˌæb.əˈɹɪd͡ʒ.n̩.l̩/ (original; indigenous) :: aborigen, indígena
Aboriginal {n} (aboriginal) SEE: aboriginal ::
Aboriginal {n} /ˌæb.əˈɹɪd͡ʒ.n̩.l̩/ (original inhabitant of Australia) :: aborigen, aboriginal
Aboriginal {n} (original inhabitant of any land) :: aborigen
aborigine {n} /ˌæb.əˈɹɪdʒ.ɪ.ni/ (aboriginal inhabitant of a country) :: aborigen {m} {f}, indígena {m} {f}
abort {n} /əˈbɔɹt/ (miscarriage) :: aborto {m}
abort {v} (to miscarry) :: abortar
aborted {adj} (brought forth prematurely) :: abortado
aborted {adj} (checked in development at an early stage) :: abortado
aborted {adj} (rendered abortive or sterile) :: abortado
abortifacient {adj} /əˌbɔɹ.təˈfeɪ.ʃn̩t/ (producing miscarriage) :: abortivo
abortifacient {n} (agent that causes premature delivery) :: abortivo {m}
abortion {n} /əˈbɔɹ.ʃn̩/ (miscarriage) :: aborto {m}, aborto involuntario
abortion {n} (induced abortion) :: aborto {m}, aborto inducido
abortion {n} (act of inducing abortion) :: aborto {m}
abortion {n} (the act of aborting a project, etc) :: aborto {m}
abortion {n} (something ugly) :: aborto {m}, engendro {m}
abortional {adj} /əˈbɔɹ.ʃn̩.l̩/ (pertaining to abortion) :: abortivo
abortionist {n} /əˈbɔɹ.ʃə.nɪst/ (one who performs an illegal (backstreet) abortion) :: abortista {m} {f}, abortero {m}, abortera {f}
abortionist {n} (one who performs a legal abortion) :: abortista {m} {f}, abortero {m}, abortera {f}
abortionist {n} (one who favors abortion being legal) :: abortista {m} {f}
abortive {adj} /əˈbɔɹ.tɪv/ (produced by abortion; born prematurely) :: abortivo
abortive {adj} (coming to naught; fruitless) :: fracasado, frustrado, malogrado
abortive {adj} (causing abortion) :: abortivo
abortive {n} (that which is born or brought forth prematurely; an abortion) :: abortivo
abortive {n} (a medicine) :: abortivo
abound {v} /əˈbaʊnd/ (to be plentiful) :: abundar, ser abundante
abound {v} (to be copiously supplied) :: abundar, ser abundante
abound with {v} (abound) SEE: abound ::
about {prep} /əˈbaʊt/ (on every side of) :: alrededor de, por
about {prep} (near, approximately, regarding time, size or quantity) :: cerca de, sobre [time]
about {prep} (on the point or verge of) :: a punto de
about {prep} (over or upon different parts of) :: encima de
about {prep} (concerned with, engaged in) :: sobre, acerca de
about {prep} (concerning) :: sobre, acerca de, de
about {prep} (in the immediate neighborhood of) :: cerca de
about {adv} (on all sides) :: alrededor
about {adv} (here and there) :: alrededor
about {adv} (nearly, approximately) :: alrededor de
about {adv} (near; in the vicinity) :: alrededor de
about {adv} (in circuit) :: alrededor
about {adv} (on the verge of; intending to) :: estar por
about-face {n} /əˈbaʊtˌfeɪs/ (military: abrupt turn to face the opposite direction) :: media vuelta {f}
about-face {n} (reversal of direction or attitude) :: media vuelta {f}, virazón
about-face {v} (to turn 180 degrees) :: dar la media vuelta, darse media vuelta
about time {adv} (close to the right time) :: es hora, al fin
about time {adv} (far past the desired time) :: ya era hora
about to {phrase} (indicating imminence) :: a punto de
above {prep} /əˈbʌv/ (over, on top of) :: encima
above {prep} (in or to a higher place) :: arriba, sobre, encima de
above {prep} (more) :: sobre
above {adv} (earlier in order in writing) :: arriba
above {adv} (in a higher place) :: arriba
above all {prep} (of prime importance) :: sobre todo
above-board {adj} /əˈbʌvˌbɔɹd/ (straightforward, transparent) :: legítimo
abovementioned {adj} (abovementioned) SEE: above-mentioned ::
above-mentioned {adj} /əˈbʌvˌmɛnʃn̩d/ (mentioned or named before; aforesaid) :: sobredicho, antedicho
above-named {adj} (mentioned or named before) SEE: above-mentioned ::
above the curve {prep} :: adelantado de su época {m}
above the law {prep} (exempt from the laws that apply to everyone else) :: por encima de la ley
abracadabra {interj} /ˌæ.bɹə.kəˈdæ.bɹə/ (used to indicate that a magic trick or other illusion has been performed) :: abracadabra
abrade {v} /əˈbɹeɪd/ ((transitive) to rub or wear off; to waste or wear away by friction) :: escoriar, raspar
Abraham {prop} /ˈeɪ.bɹəˌhæm/ (prophet in the Old Testament) :: Abraham, Abrahán
Abraham {prop} (male given name) :: Abraham, Abrahán
Abram {prop} /ˈeɪ.bɹəm/ (Old Testament patriarch) :: Abram
abrasion {n} /əˈbɹeɪ.ʒn̩/ (act of abrading) :: abrasión {f}
abrasion {n} (geology: effect of mechanical erosion of rock) :: erosión {f}, abrasión {f}
abrasion {n} (medicine: superficial wound) :: abrasión {f}, rasguño {m}, raspadura {f}
abrasive {adj} /əˈbɹeɪ.sɪv/ (producing abrasion; rough) :: abrasivo
abrasive {adj} (rough and coarse in manner or disposition) :: brusco, irritante
abrasively {adv} /ə.ˈbɹeɪ.sɪv.li/ (in an abrasive manner) :: ásperamente
abrasively {adv} (in a rough manner) :: ásperamente, desabridamente
abreast {adv} /əˈbɹɛst/ (informed) :: al corriente
abreast {adv} (side by side) :: de lado a lado
abridge {v} /əˈbɹɪd͡ʒ/ (to make shorter) :: abreviar, condensar, compendiar
abridge {v} (to shorten or contract by using fewer words) :: abreviar, resumir
abridge {v} (to deprive) :: privar
abridged {adj} /əˈbɹɪdʒd/ (cut or shortened, especially of a literary work) :: abreviado
abridgment {n} /əˈbɹɪd͡ʒ.mn̩t/ :: abreviación, compendio {m}
abroad {adv} /əˈbɹɔd/ (in foreign countries) :: [place] en el extranjero, en el exterior; [place] al extranjero
abroad {adv} (at large; widely; broadly; over a wide space) :: por todas partes, en todas direcciones
abroad {adv} (without a certain confine; outside the house) :: al exterior
abrogable {adj} /ˈæb.ɹə.ɡə.bl̩/ (capable of being abrogated) :: abrogable
abrogate {v} /ˈæb.ɹəˌɡət/ (to annul by an authoritative act) :: abrogar, derogar
abrogation {n} /ˌæb.ɹəˈɡeɪ.ʃn̩/ (act of abrogating) :: abrogación {f}
abrupt {adj} /ə.bɹʌpt/ (extremely steep) :: abrupto, brusco
abrupt {adj} (without notice) :: repentino, súbito
abrupt {adj} (curt in manner) :: abrupto, brusco, cortante
abrupt {adj} (having sudden transitions from one state to next) :: brusco, abrupto
abrupt {adj} (botany: truncated) :: abrupto
abruptly {adv} /əˈbɹʌp.li/ (in an abrupt manner) :: abruptamente
abruptly {adv} (precipitously) :: precipitadamente
Abruzzo {prop} (region of central Italy) :: Abruzos {m-p}
Absalom {prop} /ˈæb.sə.ləm/ (Biblical character) :: Absalón
Absalom {prop} (male given name) :: Absalón
abscess {n} /ˈæbˌsɛs/ (cavity filled with pus) :: absceso {m}, flemón {m} (gums)
abscess {v} (to form an abscess) :: absceder
abscissa {n} /æbˈsɪs.ə/ (first of two coordinates) :: abscisa {f}
abscission {n} /æbˈsɪ.ʃn̩/ (act of cutting off) :: abscisión {f}
abscond {v} /æbˈskɑnd/ (to flee, often secretly) :: fugarse, evadirse
abscond {v} (to hide (something)) :: huir, fugarse
absence {n} /ˈæb.sn̩s/ (state of being away) :: ausencia {f}
absence {n} (lack; deficiency; non-existence) :: ausencia {f}, falta {f}
absence {n} (inattention to things present) :: ausencia {f}
absence makes the heart grow fonder {proverb} (when someone or something is faraway, you realise how much you love or miss them or it) :: nadie sabe lo que tiene hasta que lo pierde
absent {adj} /ˈæb.sn̩t/ (being away from a place) :: ausente
absent {adj} (not existing) :: ausente
absent {adj} (inattentive) :: ausente, distraído
absent {v} /æbˈsɛnt/ (to withhold from being present) :: ausentarse
absentee {n} /ˌæb.sn̩ˈti/ (person who is absent) :: ausente {m} {f}
absent-minded {adj} /ˌæb.sn̩tˈmaɪn.dɪd/ (absent in mind) :: distraído, despistado {m}
absent-mindedly {adv} /ˌæb.sn̩tˈmaɪn.dɪd.li/ (preoccupiedly) :: distraídamente
absent-mindedness {n} /ˌæb.sn̩tˈmaɪn.dɪd.nəs/ (state or quality of being preoccupied) :: abstracción {f}
absinthe {n} /ˈæb.sɪnθ/ (liquor) :: ajenjo {m}, absintio {m}
absinthe {n} (Artemisia absinthium) :: ajenjo {m}
absinthin {n} /ˈæbˌsɪn.θɪn/ (principal compound found in wormwood) :: absintina {f}
absinthium {n} (Artemisia absinthium) SEE: wormwood ::
absolute {adj} /ˈæb.səˌlut/ (free from limitations or conditions) :: absoluto
absolute {adj} (free from imperfection; complete in itself) :: completo, pleno
absolutely {adv} /ˌæb.səˈlut.li/ (in an absolute manner) :: totalmente, absolutamente
absolute majority {n} /ˈæb.səˌlut məˈd͡ʒɑɹ.ɪ.ti/ (A number of votes totalling over 50 per cent) :: mayoría absoluta {f}
absolute monarchy {n} (rule) :: monarquía absoluta {f}
absolute pitch {n} (ability to identify and reproduce a tone) SEE: perfect pitch ::
absolute pressure {n} /ˈæb.səˌlut ˈpɹɜ.ʃɚ/ (pressure caused by weight of the atmosphere) :: presión absoluta {f}
absolute superlative {n} (absolute superlative) :: superlativo absoluto {m}
absolute value {n} /ˈæb.səˌlut ˈvæl.ju/ (numerical value of a real number) :: valor absoluto {m}
absolute value {n} (modulus of a complex number) :: valor absoluto {m}
absolute zero {n} /ˈæb.səˌlut ˈzi.ɹoʊ/ (coldest possible temperature) :: cero absoluto {m}
absolution {n} /ˌæb.səˈl(j)u.ʃn̩/ (absolving or setting free from guilt, sin or penalty; forgiveness of an offense) :: absolución {f}
absolution {n} (acquittal, or sentence of a judge declaring an accused person innocent) :: absolución {f}
absolution {n} (exercise of priestly jurisdiction in the sacrament of penance, by which Catholics believe the sins of the truly penitent are forgiven) :: absolución {f}
absolution {n} (absolving from ecclesiastical penalties) :: absolución {f}
absolutism {n} /ˈæb.səˌluˌtɪz.m̩/ (political science: absolute or arbritary government; despotism) :: absolutismo {m}
absolutist {adj} /ˈæb.səˌlu.tɪst/ (of or pertaining to absolutism) :: absolutista
absolutive case {n} (case used to indicate the patient or experiencer of a verb’s action) :: caso absolutivo {m}
absolve {v} /æbˈzɑlv/ (to set free) :: absolver, exculpar
absolve {v} (to pronounce free or give absolution) :: absolver
absolve {v} (theology: to pronounce free or give absolution from sin) :: absolver, exonerar
absorb {v} /æbˈsɔɹb/ (to include so that it no longer has separate existence) :: absorber
absorb {v} (to suck up or drink in) :: absorber
absorb {v} (to occupy fully) :: absorber
absorb {v} (to consume completely) :: absorber
absorb {v} (physics: to take up by chemical or physical action) :: absorber
absorbable {adj} /əbˈsɔɹb.ə.bl̩/ (capable of being absorbed) :: absorbible
absorbed {adj} /æbˈsɔɹbd/ (fully occupied with one's thoughts; engrossed) :: absorto, ensimismado
absorbency {n} /æb.sɔɹ.bn̩.si/ (quality of being absorbent) :: absorbencia {f}
absorbent {adj} /æbˈsɔɹ.bn̩t/ (absorbing) :: absorbente
absorbent {n} (anything which absorbs) :: absorbente {m}
absorbing {adj} /æbˈzɔɹ.bɪŋ/ (engrossing) :: absorbente
absorption {n} /æbˈsɔɹp.ʃn̩/ (act or process of absorbing or sucking in anything) :: absorción {f}
absorption {n} (entire occupation of the mind) :: concentración {f}
abstain {v} /əbˈsteɪn/ (refrain from) :: abstenerse
abstain {v} (refrain from voting) :: abstenerse
abstain {v} (hinder, withhold) :: retener
abstainer {n} /æbˈsteɪ.nɚ/ (one who abstains) :: abstemio {m}
abstemious {adj} /æbˈstiː.mɪ.əs/ (refraining from freely consuming food or strong drink) :: abstemio, sobrio {m}
abstemious {adj} (sparingly used; used with temperance or moderation) :: abstemio
abstemious {adj} (marked by, or spent in, abstinence) :: abstemio
abstention {n} /æbˈstɛn.ʃn̩/ (the act of abstaining) :: abstención {f}
abstergent {n} /æbˈstɝ.d͡ʒn̩t/ (a substance used in cleansing) :: abstergente
abstersion {n} /æbˈstɝ.ʒn̩/ (the act of cleaning) :: abstersión {f}
abstersive {adj} /æbˈstɝ.sɪv/ (cleansing, purging) :: abstersivo
abstinence {n} /ˈæb.stɪ.nəns/ (the act or practice of abstaining) :: vigilia {f}, abstinencia {f}
abstinence {n} (specifically, abstinence from alcohol) :: abstinencia {f}
abstinence {n} (the practice of self-denial) :: vigilia {f}
abstinent {adj} /ˈæb.stɪ.nn̩t/ (refraining from indulgence) :: abstinente
abstract {n} /ˌæbˈstɹækt/ (an abridgement or summary) :: resumen {m}, extracto {m}
abstract {n} (an abstraction) :: abstracción {f}
abstract {n} (an abstract work of art) :: arte abstracto {m}
abstract {n} (an extract of a vegetable substance) :: extracto {m}
abstract {adj} (apart from practice or reality; not concrete) :: abstracto
abstract {adj} (art: free from representational qualities) :: abstracto
abstract {adj} :: abstracto
abstract {v} (to separate; to disengage) :: abstraer, retirar, extraer
abstract {v} (to remove; to take away; to withdraw) :: quitar, retirar, extraer
abstract {v} (to abridge, epitomize, or summarize) :: resumir
abstract {v} (to consider abstractly) :: abstraer
abstract {v} (to extract by means of distillation) :: destilar
abstract {v} (to withdraw oneself) :: abstraerse
abstract {v} :: abstraer, extraer
abstract algebra {n} /ˈæbˌstɹækt ˈæl.d͡ʒɪ.bɹə/ (branch of mathematics) :: álgebra abstracta {f}
abstract away {v} (to ignore, omit) SEE: ignore ::
abstraction {n} /æbˈstɹæk.ʃn̩/ (act of abstracting) :: abstracción {f}
abstractionism {n} /æbˈstɹæk.ʃn̩ˌɪz.m̩/ (abstract art) :: abstraccionismo {m}
abstractionist {n} /æbˈstɹæk.ʃən.əst/ (someone who paints or creates abstract art) :: abstraccionista {m} {f}
abstractionistic {adj} (abstractionist) SEE: abstractionist ::
abstract noun {n} /ˈæbˌstɹækt naʊn/ (noun that denotes an abstract concept) :: sustantivo abstracto {m}, nombre abstracto {m}
abstract number {n} (number used without application to things) :: número abstracto {m}
abstract of title {n} /ˈtaɪ.tl̩/ (epitome of the evidences of ownership) :: resumen de título {m}
abstruse {adj} /əbˈstɹuːs/ (difficult to comprehend) :: abstruso {m}
absurd {adj} /æbˈsɝd/ (contrary to reason or propriety) :: absurdo
absurd {n} (obsolete: an absurdity) :: absurdo {m}
absurd {n} (that which is absurd) :: absurdo
absurdism {n} (absurdity) SEE: absurdity ::
absurdism {n} /æbˈsɝdˌɪz.m̩/ (philosophy which holds that the universe is chaotic and irrational) :: absurdismo, filosofía del absurdo
absurdity {n} /æbˈsɝd.ɪ.ti/ (the quality of being absurd) :: absurdidad {f}
absurdity {n} (an absurd action) :: absurdo {m}, absurdidad {f}
Abu Dhabi {prop} /ˈɑ.bu ˈdɑ.bi/ (capital of UAE) :: Abu Dabi
Abuja {prop} /əˈbuːd͡ʒə/ (The capital city of Nigeria) :: Abuya
abulia {n} /əˈbu.li.ə/ (absence of will-power or decisiveness) :: abulia {f}
abulic {adj} /ˌeɪˈbju.lɪk/ (relating to abulia) :: abúlico
abundance {n} /əˈbʌn.dn̩s/ (ample sufficiency) :: abundancia
abundant {adj} /əˈbʌn.dn̩t/ (fully sufficient; plentiful) :: abundante, copioso, cuantioso
abundantly {adv} /əˈbʌn.dn̩t.li/ (in an abundant manner) :: abundantemente
abundant number {n} /əˈbʌn.dn̩t ˈnʌm.bɚ/ (number that is less than the sum of its proper divisors) :: número abundante {m}
Abundius {prop} (male given name) :: Abundio {m}
abuse {n} /əˈbjuːs/ (improper usage) :: abuso {m}
abuse {n} (physical maltreatment) :: abuso {m}
abuse {n} (sexual violation or assault) :: abuso sexual {m}
abuse {v} /əˈbjuz/ (to hurt) :: abusar
abuse {v} (to rape) :: violar
abuse {v} (to deceive) :: engañar
abuse {v} (to adulterate) SEE: adulterate ::
abuse {n} (delusion) SEE: delusion ::
abuse {n} (catachresis) SEE: catachresis ::
abuse of discretion {n} :: abuso de discreción {m}
abuser {n} /əˈbju.zɚ/ (one who abuses) :: abusador {m}
abusio {n} (catachresis) SEE: catachresis ::
abusive {adj} /əˈbju.sɪv/ (practicing abuse) :: abusivo
abut {v} /əˈbʌt/ (to touch by means of a mutual border) :: lindar, colindar, limitar
abut {v} (to border on) :: bordear
abutment {n} /əˈbʌt.mn̩t/ (engineering: support for the ends of a bridge) :: estribo {m}
abutment {n} (state of abutting) :: estribo {m}
Abydos {prop} /əˈbaɪ.dɑs/ (ancient city in Egypt) :: Abidos
abysm {n} (abyss) SEE: abyss ::
abysmal {adj} /əˈbɪz.məl/ (pertaining to, or resembling an abyss; bottomless; unending; profound) :: abismal, insondable
abysmal {adj} (extremely bad) :: atroz, desastroso
abyss {n} /əˈbɪs/ (hell, bottomless pit) :: abismo {m}
abyss {n} (bottomless or unfathomed depth) :: abismo {m}, sima {f}
abyssal {adj} /əˈbɪs.l̩/ (belonging to the ocean depths) :: abisal
Abyssinia {prop} /ˌæb.ɪˈsɪn.i.ə/ (historical name of Ethiopia) :: Abisinia {f}
Abyssinian {adj} /ˌæb.ɪˈsɪn.i.ən/ (of or pertaining to Abyssinia) :: abisinio
Abyssinian {n} (a native of Abyssinia) :: abisinio {m}, abisinia {f}
Abyssinian {prop} (Amharic) SEE: Amharic ::
abzyme {n} (antibody with catalytic properties) :: abzima {f}
-ac {suffix} /æk/ (one affected with) :: -aco {m}, -aca {f}
AC {initialism} (alternating current) :: CA, corriente alterna
acacia {n} /əˈkeɪ.ʃə/ (shrub or tree) :: acacia {f}
academic {adj} /ˌækəˈdɛmɪk/ (belonging to an academy or other higher institution of learning) :: académico
academic {n} (senior member of an academy, college, or university) :: académico {m}, escolar {m}
academic {n} :: académico {m}, escolar {m}
academically {adv} /ˌæk.əˈdɛm.ɪk.ə.li/ (in an academic style or way) :: académicamente
academician {n} /ˌæ.kə.dəˈmɪ.ʃn̩/ (member of an academy) :: académico {m}, académica {f}, academista {m} {f}
academician {n} :: académico {m}
academy {n} /əˈkæd.ə.mi/ (learned society) :: academia {f}
academy {n} (specialized school) :: cantera {f}
academy {n} :: academia {f}
Acadian {adj} /əˈkeɪ.di.n̩/ (of or pertaining to Acadia) :: acadio
acajou {n} (wood from trees of Meliaceae family) SEE: mahogany ::
acajou {n} (cashew tree) SEE: cashew ::
acajou {n} (cashew nut) SEE: cashew nut ::
acalycine {adj} /ˌeiˈkeɪ.lə.saɪn/ (without a calyx) :: acalicino
acanthaceous {adj} /ˌæk.n̩ˈθeɪ.ʃəs/ (armed with prickles) :: acantáceo
acanthaceous {adj} (pertaining to the acanthus family) :: acantáceo
acanthite {n} /əˈkæn.θaɪt/ (a mineral form of silver sulfide) :: acantita {f}
acanthocephalan {n} /əˌkæn.θəˈsɛf.ə.lən/ (any of parasitic intestinal worms of the phylum Acanthocephala) :: acantocéfalo {m}
acanthocyte {n} (spur cell) SEE: spur cell ::
acanthosis {n} /æˌkænˈθoʊ.sɪs/ (abnormal thickening of the stratum spinosum) :: acantosis {f}
acanthus {n} /əˈkæn.θəs/ (plant) :: acanto {m}
acanthus {n} (ornament) :: acanto {m}
a cappella {adv} /ˌɑ kə.ˈpɛl.ə/ (performed by a choir with no instrumental accompaniment) :: a cappella
acarbose {n} /ˈæ.kɑɹ.boʊs/ (antidiabetic drug) :: acarbosa {f}
acarophobia {n} /ˌækəɹəˈfəʊbi.ə/ :: acarofobia {f}
acarpous {adj} /eɪ.ˈkɑɹ.pəs/ (not producing fruit) :: acarpo
acaulescent {adj} /ˌæk.ɔ.ˈlɛs.ənt/ (having no stem) :: acaule
Acayucan {prop} (city) :: Acayucan
Acayucan {prop} (municipality) :: Acayucan
accede {v} /æk.ˈsid/ (to enter upon an office or dignity) :: subir, acceder
accede {v} (to agree to a proposal or view) :: acceder, consentir
accelerate {v} /ək.ˈsɛl.ə.ˌɹeɪt/ (to cause to move faster) :: acelerar
accelerate {v} (to quicken natural or ordinary progression or process) :: acelerar
accelerate {v} (to hasten) :: acelerar, apresurar
accelerate {v} (to become faster) :: acelerarse
acceleration {n} /ək.ˌsɛl.ə.ˈɹeɪ.ʃən/ (act or state) :: aceleración
acceleration {n} ((physics)) :: aceleración {f}
accelerator {n} /æk.ˈsɛl.ə.ˌɹeɪ.tɚ/ (one who, or that which, accelerates) :: acelerador {m}
accelerator {n} (device for causing acceleration) :: acelerador {m}
accelerator {n} (accelerator pedal) :: acelerador {m}, [colloquial, Chile] chala {f}, chancla {f} [Costa Rica], chancleta {f} [Colombia], chola {f} [Venezuela]
accelerator {n} (program for startup companies) :: aceleradora de startups {f}, aceleradora de semillas
accelerometer {n} /æk.ˌsɛl.ə.ˈɹɑm.ə.tɚ/ (instrument for measuring acceleration) :: acelerómetro {m}
accent {n} /ˈæk.sɛnt/ (stronger articulation) :: acento {m}
accent {n} (orthography: mark to indicate accent) :: acento {m}, tilde {f}
accent {n} (distinctive pronunciation associated with a region, social group, etc.) :: acento {m}
accent {n} (prosody: stress on syllables of a verse) :: acento {m}
accent {n} (music: recurring stress on a tone) :: acento {m}
accent {n} (music: expressive emphasis of a passage) :: acento {m}
accent {v} /ækˈsɛnt/ (to emphasize) :: acentuar
accent {v} (to express the accent of) SEE: accentuate ::
accent {v} (to mark with written accents) SEE: accentuate ::
accent {n} (utterance) SEE: utterance ::
accentor {n} /ək.ˈsɛn.tɚ/ (bird of the Prunella genus) :: acentor {m}
accentuate {v} /əkˈsen.tʃu.eɪt/ (to pronounce with an accent) :: acentuar
accentuate {v} (to bring out distinctly) :: acentuar
accentuate {v} (to mark with a written accent) :: acentuar
accentuation {n} /ˌæk.ˌsɛn.tʃə.ˈweɪ.ʃən/ :: acentuación
accept {v} /əkˈsɛpt/ (to receive with consent) :: aceptar
accept {v} (to agree to) :: aceptar
accept {v} (to receive officially) :: aceptar
acceptability {n} /ˌæk.ˌsɛp.tə.ˈbɪl.ət.i/ (acceptableness) :: aceptabilidad {f}
acceptable {adj} /æk.ˈsɛp.tə.bəl/ (capable, worthy or sure of being accepted) :: aceptable
acceptably {adv} /æk.ˈsɛp.tə.bli/ (in an acceptable manner) :: aceptablemente
acceptance {n} /ək.ˈsɛp.təns/ (act of accepting) :: aceptación {f}
acceptance {n} (assent and engagement by person on whom bill of exchange is drawn) :: aceptación {f}
acceptancy {n} (acceptance) SEE: acceptance ::
acceptor {n} /ək.ˈsɛp.tɚ/ (one who accepts) :: aceptador {m}
accept service {v} (receive and acknowledge receipt of service of process) :: recibir la notificación, darse por notificado
access {n} /ˈæksɛs/ (way or means of approaching) :: acceso {m}
access {n} (computing: process of locating data in memory) :: acceso {m}
access {n} (communication with a computer program or the Internet) :: acceso {m}
access {v} (to gain or obtain access to) :: acceder
access {v} (computing: to have access to (data)) :: acceder, accesar
access code {n} (alphanumeric sequence) :: código de acceso {m}
accessibility {n} /æk.ˌsɛs.ə.ˈbɪl.ət.i/ (the quality of being accessible, or of admitting approach) :: accesibilidad {f}
accessible {adj} /ək.ˈsɛs.ə.bəl/ (easy of access or approach) :: accesible, asequible
accessible {adj} (of a person, approachable) :: accesible
accession {n} /æk.ˈsɛ.ʃən/ (a coming to) :: ascenso {f}
accessory {adj} /əkˈsɛsəɹi/ (having a supplementary function) :: accesorio, auxiliar
accessory {adj} (assisting a crime) :: cómplice
accessory {n} (that which belongs to something else deemed the principal, attachment) :: accesorio {m}, complemento {m}
accessory {n} (clothing accessory) :: accesorio {m}
accessory {n} (contributor to an offense) :: cómplice {m} {f}
accessory after the fact {n} (person who assists or protects someone wanted by the police in connection with a crime) :: cómplice encubridor {m}, encubridor {m}
accessory before the fact {n} (one who commands or counsels an offense) :: cómplice instigador {m}, instigador {m}, inductor {m}
accessory fruit {n} (A fruit with tissue not derived from ovary) :: infrutescencia {f}
accident {n} /ˈæk.sə.dənt/ (unexpected event with negative consequences) :: accidente {m}
accident {n} (transport: unintended event that causes damage) :: accidente
accidental {adj} /ˌæk.sɪ.ˈdɛn.tl̩/ (happening by chance) :: accidental, casual, imprevisto, fortuito
accidentally {adv} /ˌæksəˈdɛnt(ə)li/ (unexpectedly, unintentionally) :: accidentalmente
accidentally on purpose {adv} (deliberately but seemingly accidentally) :: sin querer queriendo
accidently {adv} (unexpectedly, unintentionally) SEE: accidentally ::
acclaim {v} /ə.ˈkleɪm/ (to shout) :: gritar
acclaim {v} (to shout applause) :: aclamar
acclaim {v} (to applaud) :: aclamar, aplaudir
acclaim {v} (to declare by acclamations) :: aclamar
acclaim {n} (acclamation) :: aclamación {f}
acclamation {n} /æk.lə.ˈmeɪ.ʃən/ (applause) :: aclamación
acclimate {v} /ˈæk.lɪ.meɪt/ ((transitive, mainly US) to habituate to a climate not native; to acclimatize) :: aclimatar
acclimation {n} (acclimatization) SEE: acclimatization ::
acclimatization {n} /ə.ˌklaɪ.mə.tə.ˈzeɪ.ʃən/ (the act of acclimatizing) :: aclimatación {f}
acclimatize {v} /ə.ˈklaɪ.mə.ˌtaɪz/ (to get used to a new climate) :: aclimatarse
acclimatize {v} (to make used to a new climate) :: aclimatarse
accoil {v} (nautical sense) SEE: coil ::
accolade {n} /ˈæk.ə.ˌleɪd/ (an expression of approval; praise) :: elogio {m}, espaldarazo
accolade {n} (a special acknowledgment; an award) :: galardón {f}
accolade {n} (a salutation marking the conferring of knighthood) :: acolada {f}, espaldarazo
accommodate {v} /əˈkɑməˌdeɪt/ (to render fit or suitable) :: acomodar
accommodate {v} (to provide with something desired) :: satisfacer
accommodate {v} (to show the correspondence of; adapt to fit) :: acomodar, adaptar
accommodation {n} /ə.ˌkɑm.ə.ˈdeɪ.ʃən/ (lodging) :: alojamiento {m}, hospedaje {m}
accommodation {n} (adjustment of the eye) :: acomodación {f}
accompaniment {n} /ə.ˈkʌm.pə.ni.mənt/ (music: that which gives support or adds to the background) :: acompañamiento {m}
accompaniment {n} (that which accompanies) :: acompañamiento {m}
accompanist {n} /əˈ.kʌm.pə.nɪst/ (performer who takes the accompanying part) :: acompañante {m} {f}
accompany {v} /ə.ˈkʌm.pə.ni/ (to perform an accompanying part or parts in a composition) :: acompañar
accompany {v} (to attend as a companion) :: acompañar
accompany {v} (to perform an accompanying part next to another instrument) :: acompañar
accomplice {n} /ə.ˈkɑm.pləs/ (associate in the commission of a crime) :: cómplice {m} {f}
accomplice {n} (cooperator) :: cómplice {m} {f}, fautor {m}
accomplish {v} /əˈkʌm.plɪʃ/ (to finish successfully) :: efectuar, realizar, lograr
accomplish {v} (to complete, as time or distance) :: completar
accomplished {adj} /ə.ˈkɑm.plɪʃt/ (completed) :: logrado, realizado, cumplido, consumado
accomplishment {n} /ə.ˈkɒm.plɪʃ.mənt/ (the act of accomplishing) :: logro {m}, éxito {m}
accord {n} /ə.ˈkɔɹd/ (agreement or concurrence of opinion) :: acuerdo {m}, convenio {m}
accord {n} (an agreement) :: acuerdo {m}
accord {v} (transitive: to make to agree or correspond) :: acordar, concordar con
accord {v} (transitive: to grant) :: conceder, conferir, otorgar
accordance {n} /ə.ˈkɔɹd.əns/ (agreement; harmony; conformity) :: acuerdo {m}, conformidad {f}, arreglo
accordingly {adv} /ə.ˈkɔɹ.dɪŋ.li/ (agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable) :: en consecuencia
accordingly {adv} (in natural sequence; consequently; so) :: por consiguiente, consecuentemente
according to {prep} (based on statement) :: según, acorde a, con arreglo a
according to {prep} (in proportion) :: según, acorde a, de acuerdo a
according to one's understanding {prep} (as far as one can understand) :: según mi entender
accordion {n} /ə.ˈkɔɹ.di.ən/ (A small, portable, keyed wind instrument) :: acordeón {m}
accordionist {n} /ə.ˈkɔɹd.i.ə.nəst/ (player of the accordion) :: acordeonista {m} {f}
accost {v} /ə.ˈkɔst/ :: acercarse a
accoucheur {n} /ˌæ.ku.ˈʃɝ/ (person who assists women in childbirth) :: matrón
account {n} /ə.ˈkaʊnt/ (a registry of pecuniary transactions) :: cuenta {f}
account {n} (a statement in general of reasons, causes, grounds, etc.) :: reporte {m}
account {n} (a statement of facts or occurrences) :: reporte {m}, relato {m}, versión {f}, relato {m}
account {n} (an authorization to use a service) :: cuenta {f}
account {n} ((archaic) reckoning, calculation) :: cálculo {m}
account {n} :: cuenta {f}
account {v} (credit (to)) SEE: credit ::
account {v} (account to) SEE: account to ::
accountability {n} /ə.ˌkaʊn.tə.ˈbɪl.ət.i/ (state of being accountable) :: responsabilidad {f}
accountable {adj} /ə.ˈkaʊn.tə.bəl/ (obliged to answer for one’s deeds) :: responsable
accountably {adv} /ə.ˈkaʊn.tə.bli/ (in an accountable manner) :: responsablemente
accountancy {n} /ə.ˈkaʊnt.ən.si/ (the profession of accounting) :: contabilidad {f}
accountant {n} /ə.ˈkaʊn.tənt/ (one who renders account; one accountable) :: [Latin America] contador {m}, contadora {f}, [Spain] contable {m} {f}
accountant {n} (a reckoner, or someone who maintains financial matters for a person(s)) :: contable {m} [Spain], contador {m} [Latin America]
accountant {n} (one whose profession includes organizing, maintaining and auditing the records of another) :: contable {m} [Spain], contador {m} [Latin America]
accountant {n} :: contable
account book {n} (a book in which accounts are kept) :: libro contable {m}
accounting {n} /ə.ˈkaʊn.tɪŋ/ (development and maintenance of system for recording and analyzing financial transactions) :: contabilidad {f}
accounts payable {n} (money that is owed by a party, and is counted by that party as a debit) :: cuentas pendientes de pago {f-p}, cuentas a pagar {f-p}
accounts receivable {n} (total monetary amount) :: deuda activa {f}
account statement {n} (bank statement) SEE: bank statement ::
account to {v} (to be responsible to) :: responder a
accourage {v} (encourage) SEE: encourage ::
Accra {prop} /ə.ˈkɹɑ/ (capital of Ghana) :: Acra {f}
accredit {v} /ə.ˈkɹɛd.ɪt/ (To put or bring into credit; to invest with credit or authority; to sanction) :: acreditar
accredit {v} (To send with letters credential, as an ambassador, envoy, or diplomatic agent; to authorize, as a messenger or delegate.) :: acreditar
accreditation {n} /əˌkɹɛd.ɨˈteɪ.ʃən/ (giving of credentials) :: acreditación, homologación {f}
accretion {n} /ə.ˈkɹi.ʃən/ (act of increasing by natural growth) :: aumento, crecimiento, acreción {f}, acrecencia {f}
accretion disk {n} (structure formed by matter falling into a gravitational source) :: disco de acrecimiento {m}
accrual {n} /əˈkɹuːəl/ (an increase) :: incremento {m}, acumulación {f}
accrue {v} /ə.ˈkɹu/ (increase) :: acrecentar, acumular, aumentar
accrue {v} (to be incurred as a result of the passage of time) :: devengar
accrue {v} (to become an enforceable and permanent right) :: adquirir
acculturate {v} /ə.ˈkʌl.tʃə.ˌɹeɪt/ (to change the culture of a person by the influence of another culture) :: aculturar
acculturate {v} (to be changed by acculturation) SEE: acculture ::
acculturation {n} /ə.ˌkʌl.tʃə.ˈɹeɪ.ʃən/ (process by which the culture of an isolated society changes) :: aculturación {m}
acculture {v} /əˈkʌl.tʃəɹ/ (familiarize oneself with a new culture) :: aculturar
accumulate {v} /ə.ˈkjum.jə.ˌleɪt/ (to pile up) :: acumular, amontonar
accumulate {v} (to grow in number) :: acumularse
accumulation {n} /ə.ˌkjuːm.jə.ˈleɪ.ʃən/ (act of accumulating, the state of being accumulated) :: acumulación {f}
accumulator {n} /ə.ˈkjum.jə.ˌleɪ.tɚ/ (one who or that which accumulates) :: acumulador {m}
accuracy {n} /ˈæk.jɚ.ə.si/ (state of being accurate) :: exactitud, precisión {f}
accurate {adj} /ˈæk.jə.ɹɪt/ (exact or careful conformity to truth) :: preciso, exacto, justo, correcto, certero
accusation {n} /ˌæk.jʊ.ˈzeɪ.ʃən/ (act of accusing or charging with a crime) :: acusación {f}
accusation {n} (declaration of fault or blame against another) :: acusación {f}
accusative {adj} /əˈkjuzətɪv/ (producing accusations; accusatory) :: acusativo
accusative {adj} (related to accusative case) :: acusativo
accusative {n} (accusative case) :: acusativo {m}, caso acusativo {m}
accusative case {n} (case used to mark the immediate object) SEE: accusative ::
accusatory {adj} /ə.ˈkju.zə.ˌtɔɹ.i/ (pertaining to, or containing, an accusation) :: acusatorio
accuse {v} /əˈkjuz/ (attribute blame to someone) :: acusar, denunciar
accused {n} /ə.ˈkjuzd/ (defendant) :: acusado {m}
accused {adj} (having been accused) :: acusado
accuser {n} /əˑˈkju.zɚ/ (one who accuses) :: acusador {m}
accustom {v} /ə.ˈkʌs.təm/ (to make familiar by use) :: acostumbrarse, habituar
accustom {v} (cohabit) SEE: cohabit ::
accustomed {adj} /ə.ˈkʌs.təmd/ (familiar) :: acostumbrado
accustomed {adj} (inured to; adapted to existing conditions) :: acostumbrado, sólito
AC/DC {adj} (bisexual) :: hacer a pelo y pluma
ace {n} /eɪs/ (single point or spot on a card or die) :: as {m}
ace {n} (card with a single spot) :: as {m}
ace {n} (tennis: point scored without the opponent hitting the ball) :: ace {m}
ace {n} (baseball: best pitcher on the team) :: pitcher experto {m}, lanzador experto {m}
ace {n} (expert) :: es {m}
ace {n} (excellent military aircraft pilot) :: as {m}
ace {n} (golf: hole in one) SEE: hole in one ::
acedia {n} (boredom) SEE: boredom ::
ace in the hole {n} (ace up one's sleeve) SEE: ace up one's sleeve ::
acenaphthene {n} (hydrocarbon found in coal tar) :: acenafteno {m}
acene {n} (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon) :: aceno {m}, poliaceno {m}
ace of clubs {n} (playing card) :: as de tréboles {m}
ace of diamonds {n} (playing card) :: as de diamantes {m}, as de oros {m}
ace of hearts {n} (playing card) :: as de corazones {m}
ace of spades {n} /eɪs.əv.speɪdz/ (the playing card belonging to the spades suit and featuring one pip) :: as de picos {m}
-aceous {suffix} /ˈeɪʃəs/ (of, relating to, or resembling the thing suffixed) :: -áceo
-aceous {suffix} (belonging to a taxonomic family or other group) :: -áceo
acephalous {adj} (without a leader or chief) SEE: leaderless ::
acerb {adj} /əˈsɜːb/ (bitter to the taste) :: acerbo
acerbic {adj} /əˈsɜ(ɹ)bɪk/ (sour or bitter) :: acerbo
acerbic {adj} (sharp, biting) :: acerbo
acerbity {n} /əˈsɝbɪdi/ (sourness) :: acerbidad {f}, amargura {f}
acerbity {n} (harshness) :: acerbidad {f}
acerola {n} /æ.səˈɹəʊ.lə/ (fruit) :: acerola {f}, semeruco {m}
acetabulum {n} /ˌæs.ɪˈtæb.jə.ləm/ (Anatomy: bony cup that receives the head of the thigh bone) :: acetábulo
acetal {n} /ˈæsɪˌtæl/ (any diether of a geminal diol) :: acetal {m}
acetaldehyde {n} /ˌæs.ɪˈtæl.dəˌhaɪd/ (the organic compound CH3CHO) :: acetaldehído {m}
acetalization {n} (reaction that yields an acetal) :: acetalización {f}
acetamide {n} (amide of acetic acid) :: acetamida {f}
acetate {n} (salt or ester of acetic acid) :: acetato {m}
acetic {adj} (pertaining to vinegar) :: acético
acetic {adj} (pertaining to acetic acid) :: acético
acetic acid {n} (clear colourless organic acid, CH3COOH) :: ácido acético {m}
acetify {v} (convert into acid or vinegar) :: acetificar
acetimeter {n} (an instrument) :: acetímetro {m}
acetoacetic acid {n} (organic compound) :: ácido acetoacético {m}
acetone {n} /ˈæ.sə.toʊn/ (the organic compound (CH3)2CO) :: acetona {f}
acetonitrile {n} (the simplest organic cyanide or nitrile) :: acetonitrilo {m}
acetyl {n} /ˈæsətɪl/ (univalent radical) :: acetilo {m}, acetil {m}
acetyl chloride {n} (acyl chloride of acetic acid) :: cloruro de etanoilo
acetylcholine {n} (the neurotransmitter compound) :: acetilcolina {f}
acetylcholinesterase {n} (enzyme) :: acetilcolinesterasa {f}
acetylene {n} /ə ˈsɛt əl ˌin/ (acetylene) :: acetileno {m}
acetylglucosamine {n} (amide derivative of glucose) :: acetilglucosamina {f}
acetylide {n} :: acetiluro {m}
acetylneuraminic {adj} (describing acetyle derivatives) :: acetilneuramínico
acetylneuraminic acid {n} (sialic acid) :: ácido acetilneuramínico {m}
acetylsalicylic {adj} (derivative) :: acetilsalicílico
acetylsalicylic acid {n} (acetate ester of salicylic acid; aspirin) :: ácido acetilsalicílico {m}
acetyltransferase {n} (transacetylase) SEE: transacetylase ::
ace up one's sleeve {n} (a surprise of which others are not aware) :: as en la manga, tener un as en la manga, tener un as bajo la manga
Achaea {prop} (a region in the northern head of the Peloponnese) :: Acaya
Achaemenid {adj} /əˈkiːmənɪd/ (relating to the dynasty which ruled the Persian empire c. 550–330 BCE) :: aqueménida
a chain is only as strong as its weakest link {proverb} (aphorism) :: una cadena es tan fuerte como su eslabón más débil
ache {v} /eɪk/ (be in pain) :: doler, sufrir
ache {n} (dull pain) :: dolor {m}
ache for {v} (to desire or want very much) :: anhelar, ansiar
acheilia {n} (liplessness) SEE: liplessness ::
achene {n} /əˈkiːn/ (small dry fruit) :: aquenio {m}
Acheron {prop} /ˈæ.kəɹ.ən/ (a river) :: Aqueronte {m}, Aquerón {m}
achieve {v} /əˈtʃiːv/ (to carry out successfully; to accomplish) :: conseguir, lograr
achieve {v} (to obtain, or gain as the result of exertion) :: conseguir, lograr
achieve {v} :: lograr, realizar
achievement {n} /əˈtʃiːvmənt/ (act of achieving or performing) :: logro {m}
achievement {n} (a reward in video games) :: logro {m}
achievement {n} :: realización {f}, logro {m}
Achilles {prop} /əˈkɪliːz/ (Greek mythical hero) :: Aquiles {m}
Achilles heel {n} /əˌkɪl.iːz ˈhiːl/ (vulnerability in an otherwise strong situation) :: talón de Aquiles {m}
Achilles tendon {n} (strong tendon in the calf of the leg) :: tendón aquíleo {m}, tendón de Aquiles {m}, tendón calcáneo {m}
aching {adj} /ˈeɪ.kɪŋ/ (To suffer from a nagging ache) :: adolorido {m}
achiote {n} (Bixa orellana) SEE: annatto ::
achiote {n} (seed) SEE: annatto ::
achiote {n} (dye) SEE: annatto ::
achondrite {n} (stony meteorite that contains no chondrules) :: acondrita {f}
achondritic {adj} (pertaining to achondrites) :: acondrítico
achondroplasia {n} /eɪˌkɒndɹə(ʊ)ˈpleɪziə/ (the genetic disorder) :: acondroplasia {f}
achoo {interj} /əˈt͡ʃuː/ (the sound of a sneeze) :: achís
achromatic {adj} /ˌækɹəʊˈmæt.ɪk/ (optics: free from colour) :: acromático {m}
achromatic {adj} (containing components to prevent colour-related distortion) :: acromático {m}
achromatic {adj} (biology: uncoloured) :: acromático {m}
achromaticity {n} (achromatism) SEE: achromatism ::
achromatism {n} (achromatopia) :: acromatismo
achromotrichia {n} (absence of pigmentation in the hair) :: acromotriquia {f}
acid {adj} /ˈæs.ɪd/ (sour, sharp, or biting to the taste) :: agrio, ácido
acid {adj} (sour-tempered) :: malhumorado
acid {adj} (of or pertaining to an acid) :: ácido
acid {n} (a sour substance) :: ácido {m}
acid {n} (in chemistry) :: ácido {m}
acidic {adj} /əˈsɪdɪk/ (chemistry: having pH less than 7) :: ácido
acidic {adj} (of or relating to acid) :: ácido
acidification {n} (the act or process of making something sour (acidifying), or changing into an acid) :: acidificación {f}
acidify {v} (to make something acidic) :: acidificar
acidimeter {n} (instrument) :: acidímetro {m}
acidimetry {n} (measurement of the strength of acids) :: acidimetría {f}
acidity {n} /əˈsɪdɪti/ (quality or state of being acid) :: acidez {f}
acidness {n} (acidity) SEE: acidity ::
acidophile {n} (organism that thrives under acidic conditions) :: acidófilo {m}
acidophilia {n} (affinity for acidic conditions) :: acidofilia
acidosis {n} (abnormally increased acidity of the blood) :: acidosis {f}
acid rain {n} (unusually acidic rain) :: lluvia ácida {f}
acid test {n} (Rigorous test or appraisal of the quality or worth) :: prueba de fuego, prueba del algodón {f}
acinaces {n} (ancient short sword or saber) :: acinace {m}
acknowledge {v} /ækˈnɑː.lɪdʒ/ (to admit the knowledge of) :: reconocer
acknowledge {v} (to notify receipt) :: acusar recibo
acknowledged {adj} (recognized) :: reconocido, aceptado, admitido
acknowledgment {n} /əkˈnɑl.ɪd͡ʒ.mənt/ (act of acknowledging) :: reconocimiento
acknowledgment {n} :: reconocimiento {m}
aclinic {adj} (without inclination) :: aclínico
a closed mouth catches no flies {proverb} (It's best not to talk too much) :: en boca cerrada no entran moscas
acme {n} /ˈæk.mi/ (the highest point) :: acmé {m} {f}, apogeo {m}, cúspide {f}
acme {n} (the crisis or height of a disease) :: acmé {m} {f}
acne {n} /ˈæk.ni/ (a skin condition) :: acné {m}
acne {n} (a pattern of blemishes resulting from the skin condition) :: acné {m}
acoelomate {adj} (having no coelom) :: acelomado
acoelous {adj} (acoelomate) SEE: acoelomate ::
Acoetes {prop} /əˈsiːtiːz/ (Acoetes) :: Acetes {m}
acolyte {n} /ˈæ.kə.laɪt/ (in general: assistant) :: ayudante {m} {f}
aconite {n} /ˈæ.kə.naɪt/ (herb wolfsbane) :: acónito {m}
acorn {n} /ˈeɪ.kɔɹn/ (fruit of the oak tree) :: bellota {f}
acorn game {n} (game) :: juego de las bolletas {m}
acorn squash {n} (Cucurbita pepo) :: calabaza bellota
acorn woodpecker {n} (Melanerpes formicivorus) :: carpintero bellotero {m}
A Coruña {prop} /ˌɑ kəˈɹunjə/ (city in Galicia) :: La Coruña {f}
acotyledon {n} /ˈeɪ.kɔt.l̩.iːdˌn̩/ (plant that has no cotyledons) :: acotiledón {m}
acotyledonous {adj} (having no seed lobes) :: acotiledóneo
acoustic {adj} /əˈkuːstɪk/ (pertaining to hearing or the science of sounds) :: acústico
acoustic {adj} (producing or produced without electrical amplification) :: acústico
acoustical {adj} (of or pertaining to hearing or acoustics) :: acústico
acoustically {adv} (in an acoustic manner) :: acústicamente
acoustic guitar {n} (hollow-body guitar) :: guitarra acústica {f}
acoustics {n} /əˈkuːstɪks/ (quality of a space for doing music) :: acústica {f}
acoustics {n} (physics: a science of sounds) :: acústica {f}
acqua alta {n} /ˌækwə ˈæltə/ (regular flooding in Venice) :: acqua alta {f}
acquaint {v} /əˈkweɪnt/ (to furnish or give experimental knowledge of) :: dar a conocer
acquaint {v} (to familiarize; to accustom) :: familiarizar
acquaintance {n} /ʌˈkweɪn.təns/ (state of being acquainted, acquaintanceship) :: amistad {f}, conocimiento {m}, junta {f}, relación {f}, trato {m}
acquaintance {n} (person) :: conocido {m}, conocida {f}
acquaintanceship {n} (the state of being acquainted) SEE: acquaintance ::
acquaintanceship {n} (acquaintance) SEE: acquaintance ::
acquainted {adj} /əˈkweɪntɪd/ (familiar) :: conocido
acquiesce {v} /ˌækwiˈɛs/ (rest satisfied) :: conformarse
acquiesce {v} (concur upon conviction) :: consentir
acquiescence {n} /ˈæk.wiːˌɛs.əns/ (silent or passive assent) :: aquiescencia {f}, consentimiento {m}
acquirable {adj} (capable of being acquired) :: adquirible
acquire {v} /əˈkwaɪɹ/ (to get) :: obtener
acquire {v} (to gain, usually by one's own exertions; to get as one's own) :: adquirir
acquired immune deficiency syndrome {n} (infectious disease caused by HIV) :: síndrome de inmunodeficiencia adquirida {m}
acquis communautaire {n} (full body of European Union law) :: Acervo comunitario {m}
acquisition {n} /æ.kwɪ.ˈzɪ.ʃən/ (act or process of acquiring) :: adquisición {f}
acquisitive {adj} (able to make acquisitions) :: adquisitivo, codicioso
acquisitor {n} (one who acquires) :: adquirente {m} {f}, adquiriente {m} {f}
acquit {v} /əˈkwɪt/ (to declare or find innocent or not guilty) :: absolver
acquit {v} (to discharge (for example, a claim or debt)) :: absolver, exculpar
acquit {v} (to discharge, release, or set free from a burden, duty, etc.) :: exculpar
acquittal {n} /əˈkwɪ.d(ə)l/ (legal decision of not guilty) :: absolución {f}
acrasia {n} (lack of self-control) :: acrasia {f}
acre {n} /ˈeɪ.kə/ (unit of surface area) :: acre {m}
Acre {prop} /ˈeɪ.kə/ (city) :: Acre {m}
acreage {n} (land measured in acres) :: superficie medida en acres {f}
acrid {adj} /ˈæk.ɹɪd/ (sharp and harsh, or bitter and not to the taste; pungent) :: acre
acrid {adj} (caustic; bitter; bitterly irritating) :: acre, mordaz
acrimonious {adj} /ˌæk.ɹɪ.ˈməʊ̯.nɪ.əs/ (angry, acid, and sharp in delivering argumentative replies) :: áspero {m}, cáustico {m}, sarcástico {m}
acrimoniously {adv} (in an acrimonious manner) :: enconadamente
acrimony {n} (bitter hatred) :: acrimonia {f}
acritarch {n} (small, unclassifiable organic fossil) :: acritarco {m}
acrobat {n} /ˈæk.ɹo.bæt/ (an athlete who performs acts requiring skill, agility and coordination) :: acróbata {m} {f}, saltimbanqui {m}, equilibrista {m}
acrobatic {adj} (of or pertaining to an acrobat) :: acrobático
acrobatics {n} (art of performing acrobatic feats) :: acrobática {f}
acrochordon {n} (soft, pedunculated or pensile wart, consisting of myomatous or edematous fibrous tissue) SEE: skin tag ::
acrolect {n} /ˈæk.ɹə.lɛkt/ (variety of speech that is considered the standard form) :: acrolecto {m}
acrolein {n} (a pungent, acrid, poisonous liquid aldehyde) :: acroleína {f}
acromegalic {adj} /ˌækɹoʊmɪˈɡælɪk/ (pertaining to acromegaly) :: acromegálico
acromegaly {n} (chronic disease marked by enlargement of the bones) :: acromegalia {f}
acromial {adj} (pertaining to the acromion) :: acromial, acromiano
acromion {n} (outermost point of the shoulder blade) :: acromion {m}
acronym {n} /ˈæk.ɹə.nɪm/ (any abbreviation formed by initial letters) :: sigla
acronym {n} (word formed by initial letters) :: acrónimo {m}
acronymization {n} (act of turning a phrase into an acronym) :: acronimia {f}
acropolis {n} /əˈkɹɒpəlɪs/ (promontory of Ancient Greek cities) :: acrópolis {f}
Acropolis {prop} /əˈkɹɒpəlɪs/ (Athenian Acropolis) :: Acrópolis {f}
across {prep} /əˈkɹɒs/ (from the far side) :: a través
across {prep} (on the opposite side) :: al otro lado de
across {prep} (from one side to another) :: a través, atravesado
across the board {prep} (pertaining to all categories or things) :: generalizado
across the pond {prep} (on the other side of Atlantic Ocean) :: al otro lado del charco
acrostic {n} /əˈkɹɔstɪk/ (poem or text with certain letters spelling out a name or message) :: acróstico {m}
acrostical {adj} (like an acrostic) :: acróstico
acrylamide {n} /əˈkɹɪləmaɪd/ (Amide of acrylic acid) :: acrilamida {f}
acrylate {n} (salt or ester of acrylic acid) :: acrilato {m}
acrylic {adj} /ə.ˈkɹɪ.lɪk/ (derived from acrylic acid or acrylonitrile) :: acrílico
acrylic {n} (acrylic resin) SEE: acrylic resin ::
acrylic acid {n} (unsaturated organic acid: CH2CHCOOH) :: ácido acrílico {m}
acrylic resin {n} (acrylic resin) :: acrílico {m}
acrylonitrile {n} (toxic colourless liquid) :: acrilonitrilo {m}
act {n} /ækt/ (deed) :: acto {m}
act {n} (statute) :: ley {f}
act {n} (process of doing) :: acto {m}, acción {f}
act {n} (formal record of something done) :: hecho {m}
act {n} (drama: division of theatrical performance) :: acto {m}
act {v} (to do something) :: actuar
act {v} (to perform a theatrical role) :: actuar
act {v} (to behave in a certain way) :: comportarse
act {v} :: actuar
actin {n} (a globular structural protein) :: actina
acting {adj} /ˈæk.tɪŋ/ (temporarily assuming the duties or authority) :: interino, en funciones, suplente
acting {n} (occupation of an actor) :: actuación
actinic {adj} (relating to actinism) :: actínico
actinide {n} /ˈæktɪnaɪd/ (one of a group of radioactive elements) :: actínido {m}
actinism {n} (the property of electromagnetic radiation that leads to the production of photochemical effects) :: actinismo {m}
actinium {n} /ækˈtɪniəm/ (chemical element) :: actinio {m}
actinobiology {n} (study of the effects of radiation upon living organisms) :: actinobiología {f}
actinolite {n} (mineral with monoclinic crystals belonging to the amphibole group) :: actinolita {f}
actinometer {n} (measuring device) :: actinómetro {m}
actinometric {adj} (pertaining to actinometry) :: actinométrico
actinomycosis {n} (infectious disease) :: actinomicosis {f}
action {n} /ˈæk.ʃən/ (something done so as to accomplish a purpose) :: acción {f}
action {n} (way of motion or functioning) :: acción {f}
action {n} (law: a charge) :: acción {f}
action {interj} (signifying the start of something) :: acción {f}
action figure {n} (children's toy) :: figura de acción {f}
action movie {n} (a type of motion picture) :: película de acción {f}
action plan {n} (planned series of actions) :: plan de acción {m}
actions speak louder than words {proverb} (it is more effective to act than speak) :: obras son amores, que no buenas razones
actions speak louder than words {proverb} (actions indicate true sentiments) :: por sus frutos los conoceréis
action word {n} (verb) SEE: verb ::
activate {v} /ˈæktɪˌveɪt/ (to put into operation) :: activar
activate {v} (to activate a software functionality) SEE: enable ::
activated carbon {n} (absorbent form of finely powdered carbon) :: carbón activado {m}, carbón grafitizado {m}
activation {n} /æktɪˈveɪʃən/ (making active) :: activación {f}
activation {n} (process through which molecules are made able to react) :: activación
activator {n} (chemical increasing transcription) :: activador
active {adj} /ˈæk.tɪv/ (having the quality or power of acting) :: activo
active {adj} (in grammar) :: activo
active ingredient {n} (component responsible of activity) :: principio activo {m}
actively {adv} (in an active manner) :: activamente, enérgicamente
actively {adv} (in the active form) :: activamente
active voice {n} (the form in which the subject of a verb carries out some action) :: voz activa {f}
active volcano {n} (active volcano) :: volcán activo {m}
activism {n} /ˈæk.tɪ.vɪz.m̩/ (practice of using action to achieve a result) :: activismo {m}
activist {n} /ˈæk.tɪ.vɪst/ (one who is politically active) :: activista {m} {f}
activistic {adj} (activist) SEE: activist ::
activity {n} /ækˈtɪ.vɪ.ti/ (state or quality of being active) :: actividad {f}
activity {n} (something done as an action or a movement) :: actividad {f}
activity {n} (something done for pleasure or entertainment) :: actividad {f}
act of God {n} (unforeseen occurrence) :: fuerza mayor {f}, caso fortuito {m}, cosa de Dios {f}
actomyosin {n} (a protein complex found in muscle fibres) :: actomiosina {f}
act one's age {v} (to be mature and not childish) :: comportarse
actor {n} /ˈæk.tə/ (person who performs in a theatrical play or film, see also: actress) :: actor {m}, actriz {f} [actress]
actor {n} (plaintiff) SEE: plaintiff ::
actress {n} /ˈæk.tɹəs/ (female actor, see also: actor) :: actriz {f}
Acts {prop} (Book of Acts) SEE: Acts of the Apostles ::
Acts of the Apostles {prop} (fifth book of the New Testament) :: Hechos {m-p}, Actos de los Apóstoles {m-p}
actual {adj} /ˈæk(t)ʃ(əw)əl/ (existing in act or reality, not just potentially) :: real, existente, verdadero, efectivo
actual {adj} (in action at the time being) :: actual, real
actuality {n} (the state of existing) :: realidad {f}
actually {adv} /ˈak.(t)ʃ(ʊ).ə.li/ (In act or in fact; really; in truth; positively) :: en realidad, de hecho, realmente, de hecho, de veras, [obsolete] de vero (not: actualmente)
actuarial {adj} /æk.tjuˈɛəɹ.i.əl/ (pertaining to actuaries) :: actuarial
actuary {n} (maker of insurance calculations) :: actuario {m}
actuator {n} /ˈæk.tjuː.eɪt.ə(ɹ)/ (Something that actuates something else) :: activador {m}
acuity {n} /əˈkjuːɪti/ (sharpness or acuteness) :: acuidad {f}, agudeza {f}
acumen {n} /əˈkjumən/ (quickness of perception) :: perspicacia {f}, acumen, cacumen, pesquis
acuminate {adj} /əˈkjuːmɪnət/ (tapering to a point) :: acuminado
acupuncturation {n} (acupuncture) SEE: acupuncture ::
acupuncture {n} /ˈæ.kju.ˌpʌŋk.t͡ʃɝ/ (insertion of needles for remedial purposes) :: acupuntura {f}
acupuncturist {n} (healthcare professional) :: acupuntor {m}, acupunturista {m} {f}
acute {adj} /əˈkjuːt/ (intense, sensitive, sharp, see also: intense; sensitive; sharp) :: agudo, perspicaz, sagaz
acute {adj} (urgent, see also: urgent) :: grave
acute {adj} ((geometry) of an angle: less than 90 degrees) :: agudo
acute {n} (acute accent) SEE: acute accent ::
acute accent {n} (acute accent) :: tilde {f}, acento agudo {m}
acute angle {n} (angle measuring less than ninety degrees) :: ángulo agudo {m}
acute-angled triangle {n} (acute triangle) SEE: acute triangle ::
acute cystitis {n} (urinary tract infection) SEE: urinary tract infection ::
acutely {adv} (In an acute manner) :: intensamente
acute triangle {n} (triangle all of the angles of which are acute) :: triángulo agudo {m}
acyl {n} /ˈæ.sɪl/ (any of a class of organic radicals) :: acil {m}, acilo {m}
acylation {n} (the process of adding an acyl to a compound) :: acilación {f}
acylglycerol {n} (any ester of glycerol) :: acilglicerol {m}
AD {adv} (anno Domini) :: d.C. (después de Cristo)
adage {n} /ˈæ.dɪdʒ/ (old saying) :: adagio {m}, refrán {m}, dicho {m}
adagietto {n} /əˌdæ(d)ʒiːˈɛtəʊ/ (passage) :: adagietto {m}
Adam {prop} /ˈæ.dəm/ (first man in Abrahamic religions) :: Adam, Adán
Adam {prop} (male given name) :: Adán
Adam and Eve {prop} (the first man and woman (according to Genesis)) :: Adán y Eva
adamant {adj} /ˈæ.də.mənt/ (determined; unshakeable; unyielding) :: firme, categórico, inflexible, impenetrable, obstinado, acérrimo
adamant {n} (rock or mineral) :: adamantino
adamant {n} (magnet or loadstone) SEE: magnet ::
adamantane {n} (polycyclic hydrocarbon) :: adamantano {m}
adamantly {adv} (in an inflexible manner) :: a machamartillo
Adam's apple {n} (lump in the throat) :: bocado de Adán {m}, nuez {f}, nuez de Adán {f}, manzana de Adán {f}
adapt {v} /əˈdæpt/ (to make suitable) :: adaptar, ajustar
adapt {v} (to change to make oneself suitable) :: adaptarse
adapt {adj} (adapted (adjective)) :: adaptado
adaptability {n} /ədæptəˈbɪlɪti/ (quality of being adaptable; a quality that renders adaptable) :: adaptabilidad {f}, flexibilidad {f}
adaptable {adj} /əˈdæptəbəl/ (capable of adapting or of being adapted) :: adaptable, amoldable
adaptation {n} /ˌædæpˈteɪʃən/ (process of adapting) :: adaptación {f}
adaptation {n} (change that is made or undergone) :: adaptación {f}
adaptation {n} (evolutionary theory: process of change) :: adaptación {f}
adaptation {n} (evolutionary theory: instance of change) :: adaptación {f}
adaptation {n} (process of adapting an artistic work) :: adaptación {f}
adaptation {n} (artistic work that has been adapted) :: adaptación {f}
adaptative {adj} (adaptive) SEE: adaptive ::
adapter {n} /əˈdaptə/ (one who adapts something) :: adaptador {m}
adapter {n} (device to allow compatibility (in general)) :: adaptador {m}
adapter {n} (device allowing more plugs at an outlet) :: adaptador {m}
adapter {n} (device allowing plug to fit in an outlet of different type) :: adaptador {m}
adaptive {adj} /əˈdæpˌtɪv/ (of, pertaining to, characterized by or showing adaptation; making or made fit or suitable) :: adaptativo
adaptive {adj} (capable of being adapted or of adapting; susceptible of or undergoing accordant change) :: adaptable
adaptive {adj} (of a trait: that helps an individual to function well in society) :: adaptativo
adaptogen {n} (herbal substance with a normalizing effect upon body functions) :: adaptógeno {m}
add {v} /æd/ (to append, as a statement) :: añadir, apostillar
add {v} (to make an addition) :: añadir
add {v} (to perform the arithmetical operation of addition, to add up) :: adicionar, sumar
addedly {adv} (in addition) :: también
adder {n} /ˈædɚ/ (snake) :: serpiente {f}, culebra {f}
adder {n} (viper) :: víbora {f}
adder {n} (what performs arithmetic addition) :: sumador {m}
add fuel to the fire {v} (worsen a conflict) :: echar leña al fuego, echar gasolina al fuego, ya escampa y llovían guijarros, dar pábulo
addict {n} /ˈæ.dɪkt/ (person who is addicted, especially to a harmful drug) :: drogadicto {m}, adicto {m}, toxicómano {m}
addict {v} (to cause to become addicted) :: causar adicción en, volver adicto
addiction {n} /əˈdɪkʃən/ (the state of being addicted) :: adicción {f}
addiction {n} (a habit or practice) :: adicción {f}
addictive {adj} /əˈdɪktɪv/ (tending to cause addiction) :: enviciador, adictivo
addictively {adv} (in an addictive manner) :: adictivamente
add insult to injury {v} (to further a loss with mockery or indignity) :: echar leña al fuego
Addis Ababa {prop} /ˌædɪs ˈæbəbə/ (capital of Ethiopia) :: Adís Abeba {f}
addition {n} /əˈdɪʃən/ (act of adding) :: adición {f}, añadidura {f}
addition {n} (thing added) :: adición {f}
addition {n} (arithmetic: process of adding) :: suma {f}, adición {f}
additional {adj} /əˈdɪʃənəl/ (Supplemental or added to) :: adicional, extra, de más
additionally {adv} (by way of addition) :: adicionalmente, además
addition sign {n} (plus sign) SEE: plus sign ::
additive {n} /ˈæ.də.tɪv/ (substance added to another substance to produce certain properties) :: aditivo {m}
additive group {n} (group or algebraic object regarded as a group with operation called addition) :: grupo aditivo {m}
addle {v} /ˈæ.dəl/ (To make addle) :: confundir, enturbiar
addon {n} (add-on) SEE: add-on ::
add-on {n} (software: extension of core application) :: extensión {f}
address {n} /əˈdɹɛs/ (direction for letters) :: dirección {f}
address {v} (to direct speech) :: dirigirse
address {v} (to aim) :: dirigir
address {v} (reflexively: to prepare oneself) :: preparar
address {v} (to direct in writing) :: dirigir
address book {n} (small book with addresses) :: directorio {m}, agenda de direcciones {f}, libreta de direcciones {f}
addressee {n} (person or organization to which something is addressed or sent) :: destinatario {m}, consignatario {m}
adduction {n} /əˈdʌk.ʃn̩/ (physiology: action) :: aducción
adductor {n} (muscle) :: aductor
add up {v} (be reasonable or consistent) SEE: make sense ::
Adela {prop} /ˈæ.də.lə/ (female given name) :: Adela {f}
Adelaide {prop} /ˈæ.dɜ.læɪ̯d/ (female given name) :: Adelaida {f}
Adelaide {prop} (state capital of South Australia) :: Adelaida {f}
Adele {prop} (female given name) SEE: Adela ::
Adelie penguin {n} (Pygoscelis adeliae) :: pingüino adelaida {m}, pingüino de Adelia {m}
Aden {prop} (seaport of Yemen) :: Adén {m}
adenectomy {n} (surgical removal of the adenoid glands) :: adenectomía {f}
adenine {n} /ˈæ.dəˌniːn/ (base that pairs with thymine or uracil) :: adenina {f}
adenitis {n} /ædəˈnaɪtɪs/ (glandular inflammation) :: adenitis {f}
adenocarcinoma {n} (any of several forms of carcinoma that originate in glandular tissue) :: adenocarcinoma {m}
adenohypophysial {adj} (Relating to the adenohypophysis) :: adenohipofisario
adenohypophysis {n} (the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland) :: adenohipófisis {f}
adenoid {n} (folds of lymphatic tissue covered by ciliated epithelium) :: adenoide {f}
adenoidectomy {n} (surgical removal of the adenoids or growths thereof) :: adenoidectomía {f}
adenoma {n} /æd ˈənoʊ mʌ/ (benign tumour) :: adenoma {m}
adenomyosis {n} (condition) :: adenomiosis {f}
adenosine {n} /əˈdɛnəˌsin/ (nucleoside) :: adenosina {f}
adenosine triphosphate {n} (adenosine triphosphate) :: trifosfato de adenosina {m}, adenosín trifosfato {m}
adept {adj} /əˈdɛpt/ (well skilled) :: experto, hábil
adept {n} (one fully skilled or well versed in anything) :: experto {m}, experta {f}
adequacy {n} (sufficiency) :: cantidad suficiente {f}
adequate {adj} /ˈæ.də.kwɪt/ (equal to some requirement) :: adecuado
adequately {adv} (in an adequate manner) :: adecuadamente
adermatoglyphia {n} /eɪˌdɜː.mə.təʊˈɡlɪ.fɪ.ə/ (rare congenital absence of epidermal ridges; genetic disorder which causes this condition) :: adermatoglifia
adessive case {n} (noun case used to indicate adjacent location) :: caso adesivo {m}
adhan {n} /ɑːˈðɑːn/ ((Islam) The call to prayer) :: llamada a la oración {f}, adhan {m}
adhere {v} /ædˈhiɹ/ (To stick fast or cleave) :: pegarse, adherirse
adhere {v} (To be consistent or coherent; to be in accordance; to agree) :: adherirse a, cumplir con
adherence {n} (union of two objects) :: adhesión {f}
adherent {adj} /ædˈ(h)ɪəɹənt/ (adhesive) :: adhesivo
adherent {adj} (that has the quality of clinging) :: adherente
adherent {n} (a person who has membership in some group) :: adherente {m}
adhesion {n} (ability of a substance to stick to an unlike substance) :: adhesión {f}
adhesion {n} (binding of a cell) :: adhesión
adhesive {adj} /ædˈhi.sɪv/ (sticky) :: adhesivo
adhesive {n} (substance that provides or promotes adhesion) :: adhesivo {m}
adhesive capsulitis {n} (disorder) :: capsulitis adhesiva {f}
adhesive tape {n} (adhesive tape generally) :: [formal usage] cinta adhesiva {f}, [Spain] celo {m}, [Colombia] cinta pegante {f}, [Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay] cinta Scotch {f}, [Mexico] diurex {m}, [Southern Spain] fixo {m}, [Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico] tape {m}, [Venezuela] teipe {m}, [Dominican Republic] teipi {m}, cinta escocesa {f}
adhesive tape {n} (medical tape) :: esparadrapo {m}
ad hoc {adj} /ˌæd ˈhɒk/ (for this particular purpose) :: ad hoc
ad hoc {adj} (special) SEE: special ::
ad hoc {adj} (impromptu) SEE: impromptu ::
adhocracy {n} /adˈhɒkɹəsi/ (organization designed to be flexible and responsive to the needs of the moment) :: adhocracia {f}
ad hominem {n} (logical fallacy) :: ad hominem
ad hominem {n} (personal attack) :: ataque personal {m}
adiabatic {adj} /ˌeɪdaɪəˈbætɪk/ (occurring without gain or loss of heat) :: adiabático {m}
adieu {interj} (farewell, goodbye) SEE: goodbye ::
adieu {n} /əˈdu/ (a farewell) :: adiós {m}
Adige {prop} /ˈadɪdʒeɪ/ (river in South Tyrol) :: Adigio {m}
adimensional {adj} (without dimensions) :: adimensional
ad infinitum {adv} /ˌæd ɪnfɪˈnaɪtəm/ (endlessly) :: al infinito, indefinidamente, sinfín
adios {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye ::
adipate {n} (salt or ester of adipic acid) :: adipato {m}
adipic {adj} (of or derived from adipic acid) :: adípico
adipic acid {n} (crystalline dicarboxylic acid) :: ácido adípico
adipocere {n} /ˈædɪpoˌsiə(ɹ)/ (waxy substance that forms on dead animal tissues) :: adipocira {f}
adiponectin {n} (protein hormone) :: adiponectina {f}
adipose {adj} /ˈæd.ɪ.poʊs/ (containing, composed of, or consisting of fat) :: adiposo
adipose fin {n} (a soft, fleshy fin found on the back of a fish) :: aleta adiposa {f}
adipose tissue {n} (tissue) :: tejido adiposo {m}
adiposity {n} (obesity) :: adiposidad {f}
adive {n} (a domesticated, smaller form of the jackal) :: adive {m}
adjacency {n} (the quality of being adjacent, or near enough so as to touch) :: adyacencia {f}
adjacent {adj} /əˈdʒeɪ.sənt/ (lying next to, close, or contiguous; neighboring) :: adyacente, colindante, contiguo
adjectival {adj} /ˌæ.dʒəkˈtaɪ.vəl/ (functioning as an adjective) :: adjetival, adjetivo
adjective {n} /ˈæ.d͡ʒɪk.tɪv/ ((grammar) a word that modifies a noun or describes a noun’s referent) :: adjetivo {m}
adjective {adj} (methods of enforcement and rules of procedure) :: adjetivo
adjective {v} (To make an adjective of) :: adjetivar
adjective {adj} (adjectival) SEE: adjectival ::
adjectivization {n} (the process or result of adjectivizing) :: adjetivación {f}
adjoin {v} /əˈdʒɔɪn/ (to be in contact or connection with) :: lindar con, colindar con
adjoining {adj} /ʌˈd͡ʒɔɪn.ɪŋ/ (being in contact at some point) :: contiguo, colindante
adjoint {n} /ˈædʒ.ɔɪnt/ (matrix) :: matriz de adjuntos {f}, matriz de cofactores {f}
adjourn {v} /əˈdʒɝn/ (to postpone) :: suspender, posponer, diferir
adjourn {v} (to defer) :: aplazar, posponer
adjourn {v} (to end or suspend an event) :: suspender
adjournment {n} (the state of being adjourned) :: suspensión {f}
adjudicate {v} /əˈdʒudɪˌkeɪt/ (to settle a legal case or other dispute) :: adjudicar, juzgar
adjudicate {v} (to act as a judge) :: juzgar
adjudicator {n} /æ.dʒu.dɪˈkeɪ.tɔɹ/ (one who adjudicates) :: juez {m}
adjunct {n} /ˈæd.ʒʌŋkt/ (appendage) :: adjunto {m}
adjust {v} /əˈdʒʌst/ (to modify) :: ajustar, arreglar, regular
adjust {v} (to improve or rectify) :: ajustar
adjust {v} (to change to fit circumstances) :: adaptar
adjustable {adj} (capable of being adjusted) :: ajustable, regulable, graduable
adjustable spanner {n} (adjustable hand tool) :: llave inglesa {f}
adjusted {adj} /əˈdʒʌstɪd/ (compensated in order to avoid bias) :: ajustado
adjustment {n} /əˈdʒʌst.mənt/ (result of adjusting, small change) :: ajuste {m}, modificación {f}
adjutant {n} /ˈæ.dʒə.tənt/ (lower-ranking officer) :: ayudante
adjuvant {adj} /ˈæ.dʒə.vənt/ (Containing an adjuvant) :: adyuvante
ad lib {adv} /æd ˈlɪb/ :: a voluntad
ad lib {adj} (extemporaneous) :: improvisado
ad-lib {v} (to improvise) :: improvisar
adminicle {n} (aid) SEE: aid ::
adminicle {n} (auxiliary) SEE: auxiliary ::
administer {v} /ədˈmɪnɪstɚ/ (to cause to take by openly offering or through deceit) :: administrar
administer {v} (to work in an administrative capacity; to supervise) :: administrar
administrate {v} (administer) SEE: administer ::
administration {n} /ədˌmɪnəˈstɹeɪʃən/ (the act of administering) :: administración {f}
administration {n} (the executive part of government) :: administración {f}
administration {n} (the act of administering or tendering something to another) :: administración
administrative {adj} /ədˈmɪ.nəsˌtɹeɪ.ɾɪv/ (of or relating to administering or administration) :: administrativo
administratively {adv} (in an administrative manner) :: administrativamente
administrator {n} /ədˈmɪnɪstɹeɪtɚ/ (one who administers affairs) :: administrador {m}
administrator {n} (law: one to whom the right of administration has been committed) :: administrador {m}, albacea {m} {f}
admirable {adj} /ˈæd.məɹ.ə.bəl/ (deserving of the highest esteem or admiration) :: admirable, loable
admirably {adv} /ˈæd.mɪɹ.əˌbli/ (to an admirable degree) :: admirablemente
admiral {n} /ˈæd.mə.ɹəl/ (naval officer of the highest rank) :: almirante {m}
admiral {n} (a naval officer of high rank, immediately below Admiral of the Fleet) :: almirante {m}
admiral of the fleet {n} (top rank in other navies) :: Capitán General de la Armada
Admiral of the Fleet {prop} (nautical rank) SEE: admiral of the fleet ::
admiralty {n} /ˈæd.mɪ.ɹəl.ti/ (office or jurisdiction) :: almirantazgo
admiralty law {n} (area of law that deals with ships at sea) :: derecho marítimo {m}, derecho de la navegación {m}
admiration {n} /ˌæd.mɚˈeɪʃ.ən/ (adoration; appreciation) :: admiración {f}
admire {v} /ədˈmaɪə/ (regard with wonder and delight) :: admirar
admirer {n} /ædˈmaɪɚ.ɹɚ/ (one who admires) :: admirador {m}, admiradora {f}
admiring {adj} /æd.ˈmaɪ.ɚ.ɪŋ/ (feeling or showing admiration) :: admirativo, de admiración, admirador
admiringly {adv} (in an admiring manner) :: con admiración
admissible {adj} (capable or deserving to be admitted, accepted or allowed; allowable, permissible, acceptable) :: admisible, aceptable
admission {n} /ædˈmɪʃ.ən/ (the act or practice of admitting) :: admisión
admission {n} (power or permission to enter) :: admisión
admission {n} ((law) acquiescence or concurrence in a statement made by another) :: admisión {f}, confesión {f}
admit {v} /ədˈmɪt/ (to allow to enter; to grant entrance) :: admitir, dar entrada
admit {v} (to allow (one) to enter on an office or to enjoy a privilege) :: dejar entrar
admit {v} (to concede as true) :: admitir, reconocer
admit {v} (to be capable of, to permit) :: permitir
admit {v} (admit into hospital) :: ingresar
admittance {n} /ədˈmɪt.n̩s/ (act of admitting) :: admisión {f}
admittance {n} (permission to enter, the power or right of entrance) :: entrada {f}, admisión {f}
admittance {n} (physics: reciprocal of impedance) :: admitancia {f}
admittedly {adv} (by admission) :: la verdad es que, lo cierto es que, es cierto que
admixture {n} (instance of mixing in) :: adición {f}
admixture {n} (mixture) :: mezcla {f}
admonish {v} /ædˈmɑn.ɪʃ/ (warn or notify of a fault; exhort) :: amonestar, reprender
admonition {n} (gentle or friendly reproof) :: admonición {f}
admonitory {adj} (Of or pertaining to an admonition) :: admonitorio
adnate {adj} (linked or fused) :: adnato
ad nauseam {adv} /ˌæd ˈnɔːziəm/ (to a sickening degree) :: ad náuseam, hasta la náusea
adobe {n} /əˈdoʊ.bi/ (unburnt brick) :: adobe {m}
adobe {n} (a house made of adobe brick) :: casa de adobe {f}
adolescence {n} /ˌædəˈlɛsəns/ (period between childhood and maturity) :: adolescencia {f}
adolescent {adj} /ˌædəˈlɛsənt/ (characteristic of adolescence) :: adolescente
adolescent {n} (a teenager) :: adolescente {m} {f}, muchacho {m}, muchacha {f}, chico {m}, chica {f}
Adolf {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adolph ::
Adolph {prop} /ˈeɪ.dɔlf/ (male given name) :: Adolfo
Adolphus {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adolph ::
Adonis {n} /əˈdoʊnɪs/ (beautiful man) :: adonis {m}
adopt {v} /əˈdɑpt/ (to take by choice into relationship, as, child, heir, friend, citizen) :: adoptar, ahijar
adopt {v} (to take or receive as one's own what is not so naturally) :: adoptar
adoptable {adj} (able to be adopted) :: adoptable
adoptee {n} :: adoptado {m}, adoptada {f}
adopter {n} (one who adopts) :: adoptante, adoptador {m}
adoption {n} /əˈdɑpt.ʃn̩/ (act of adopting, or state of being adopted) :: adopción {f}
adoption {n} (admission to a more intimate relation) :: adopción {f}
adoption {n} (choosing and making that to be one's own which originally was not so) :: adopción {f}
adoptive {adj} (related through adoption) :: adoptivo
adoptive father {n} (man who has adopted a child) :: padre adoptivo {m}
adoptive mother {n} (woman who has adopted a child) :: madre adoptiva {f}
adorable {adj} /əˈdɔːɹəbəl/ :: adorable, encantador
adoration {n} (an act of religious worship) :: adoración {f}
adoration {n} (admiration or esteem) :: adoración {f}
adoration {n} (the act of adoring) :: adoración {f}
adore {v} /əˈdɔɹ/ (worship) :: adorar
adore {v} (love with entire heart and soul) :: querer
adorn {v} /əˈdɔɹn/ (to make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate) :: adornar, ornar, engalanar
adornment {n} (a decoration; that which adorns) :: adorno {m}, decoración {f}
adrenal {adj} /æˈdɹiːnəl/ (pertaining to adrenal glands) :: adrenal
adrenal {n} (noun sense) SEE: adrenal gland ::
adrenalectomy {n} (removal of one or both adrenal glands) :: adrenalectomía {f}
adrenal gland {n} (endocrine gland situated above the kidney) :: glándula adrenal {f}
adrenaline {n} /əˈdɹɛnəlɪn/ (the compound epinephrine) :: adrenalina {f}
adrenergic {adj} (having the quality of adrenaline or epinephrine) :: adrenérgico
adrenergic {adj} (containing or releasing adrenaline) :: adrenérgico
adreno- {prefix} (relating to the adrenal gland) :: adreno-
adrenocorticotropic {adj} (that stimulates the adrenal cortex) :: adrenocorticotropo
Adrian {prop} /ˈeɪ.dɹiː.ən/ (male given name) :: Adriano, Adrián {m}
Adriatic {prop} (Adriatic Sea) SEE: Adriatic Sea ::
Adriatic {adj} /ˌeɪ.dɹiˈæt.ɪk/ (of or pertaining to the Adriatic) :: adriático
Adriatic Sea {prop} /eɪ.dɹiˈæt.ɪk/ (sea that stretches from the Ionian Sea to the Gulf of Venice) :: mar Adriático {m}, Adriático {m}
adrift {adj} /əˈdɹɪft/ (floating at random) :: a la deriva
adrift {adv} (in a drifting condition) :: a la deriva
adroit {adj} (dexterous) SEE: dexterous ::
adroitness {n} (displays of skillfulness) :: destreza {f}, habilidad {f}
ADSL {n} (Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line) :: ADSL {m}
adsorb {v} /ədˈzɔːb/ (to accumulate on a surface) :: adsorber
adsorption {n} (process of forming a film on the surface of a solid) :: adsorción {f}
adstrate {n} (adstratum) SEE: adstratum ::
adstratum {n} (Any language having elements that are responsible for change in neighbouring languages) :: adstrato {m}
adularia {n} (variety of orthoclase feldspar) :: adularia {f}
adulator {n} (one who adulates) :: adulador {m}, aduladora {f}
adult {n} /əˈdʌlt/ (fully grown human) :: adulto {m}, adulta {f}
adult {adj} (fully grown) :: adulto
adult {adj} (pornographic) SEE: pornographic ::
adult actress {n} (female porn star) :: actriz porno {f}
adulter {v} (adulterate) SEE: adulterate ::
adulterant {n} (that which adulterates) :: adulterante {m}
adulterate {v} (corrupt) :: adulterar
adulteration {n} (The action of adulterating) :: adulteración {f}
adulterer {n} /əˈdʌltəɹɚ/ (husband or wife who commits adultery) :: adúltero {m}, adúltera {f}
adulteress {n} (woman or girl who commits adultery) :: adúltera {f}
adulterous {adj} (of or characterized by adultery) :: adúltero
adultery {n} /əˈdʌltəɹi/ (sexual intercourse by a married person with someone other than their spouse) :: adulterio {m}
adulthood {n} (time of life) :: edad adulta {f}, adultez {f}
adult shop {n} (sex shop) SEE: sex shop ::
adult star {n} (porn star) SEE: porn star ::
adunc {adj} /ˈæ.dʌnk/ (curved inward) :: adunco
advance {v} /ədˈvæns/ (to bring forward; to move towards the front; to make to go on) :: avanzar
advance {n} (forward move) :: avance, progreso
advance {n} (amount of money) :: adelanto {m}, avance {m}
advanced {adj} /ədˈvænst/ (at or close to state of the art) :: avanzado
advanced {adj} (late) :: avanzado, provecto
advancement {n} /ɛdˈvæns.mɛnt/ (state of being advanced) :: ascenso {m}, progreso {m}
advancement {n} (payment in advance) SEE: advance payment ::
advance payment {n} (part of a contractually due sum) :: adelanto {m}
advantage {n} /ədˈvæn.tɪdʒ/ (any condition, circumstance, opportunity, or means, particularly favorable to success) :: ventaja {f}
advantage {n} (superiority; mastery) :: ventaja {f}
advantage {n} (superiority of state, or that which gives it) :: beneficio {m}, provecho {m}
advantage {n} (the score where one player wins a point after deuce) :: ventaja {f}
advantageous {adj} (being of advantage) :: ventajoso, provechoso
advantageously {adv} (in an advantageous manner) :: ventajosamente
advection {n} /ædˈvɛkʃən/ (The horizontal movement of a body of atmosphere (or other fluid) along with a concurrent transport of its temperature, humidity etc.) :: advección {f}
advent {n} /ˈæd.vɛnt/ (coming, arrival) :: advenimiento {m}, venida {f}
advent {n} (Christianity) SEE: Advent ::
Advent {prop} (coming of the Christ) :: Adviento {m}
Advent {prop} (season before Christmas) :: Adviento {m}
adventitious {adj} /ˌæd.vənˈtɪʃ.əs/ (from an external source) :: exógeno
adventitious {adj} (accidental, additional, appearing casually) :: aleatorio
adventitious {adj} (genetics, medicine: not congenital) :: adquirido
adventitious {adj} (biology: developing in an unusual place or from an unusual source) :: ectópico, adventicio, auxiliar
adventure {n} /ədˈvɛnt͡ʃɚ/ (encountering of risks) :: aventura {f}
adventure {n} (remarkable occurrence) :: aventura {f}
adventure {n} (that which happens without design) :: aventura {f}
adventure {v} (to risk) :: aventura
adventurer {n} /ædˈvɛn.tʃɚ.ɚ/ (one who enjoys adventures) :: aventurero {m}, aventurera {f}
adventurous {adj} /ædˈvɛn.tʃɚ.ʌs/ (inclined to adventure) :: intrépido, aventurero
adventurous {adj} (full of hazard) :: aventurado, arriesgado
adverb {n} /ˈæd.vɝb/ (lexical category) :: adverbio {m}
adverbial {adj} /ædˈvɝbi.əl/ (of or relating to an adverb) :: adverbial
adverbial clause {n} (a subordinate clause that functions as an adverb within a main clause) :: expresión adverbial {f}
adverbialization {n} (the process of adverbializing) :: adverbialización {f}
adverbialize {v} (to change into an adverb) :: adverbializar
adverbially {adv} (as an adverb) :: adverbialmente
adverbial participle {n} (linguistic sense) :: gerundio
adverbial phrase {n} (type of phrase) :: locución adverbial {f}
adversarial {adj} (characteristic of, or in the manner of, an adversary) :: adverso
adversary {n} /ˈæd.vəɹ.sɛɹi/ (opponent) :: adversario {m}, adversaria {f}
adverse {adj} /ˈæd.və(ɹ)s/ (unfavourable) :: adverso, desfavorable
adverse {adj} (contrary, hostile) :: contrario
adverse {adj} (opposite) :: opuesto
adversity {n} /ædˈvɝ.sɪ.ti/ (state of being adverse) :: adversidad {f}
adversity {n} (adverse event) :: adversidad {f}
advert {n} (advertisement) SEE: advertisement ::
advertently {adv} (on purpose) SEE: on purpose ::
advertise {v} /ˈæd.vəɹ.taɪz/ ((transitive) to give public notice of; to announce publicly) :: anunciar
advertise {v} ((intransitive) to provide information about a person or goods and services to influence others) :: hacer publicidad
advertisement {n} /ˈædvɚˌtaɪzmənt/ (commercial solicitation) :: anuncio {m}, publicidad {f}, reclamo {m}, aviso {m}, aviso publicitario {m}, anuncio publicitario {m}
advertiser {n} (one who advertises) :: anunciante {m} {f}
advertising {n} (communication) :: publicidad
advertising mail {n} (type of mail) :: correo directo
advertorial {n} /ˌædvɚˈtɔɹi.əl/ (advertisement presented as editorial) :: publirreportaje {m}, infomercial {m}
advice {n} /ædˈvaɪs/ (opinion recommended or offered, as worthy to be followed; counsel) :: consejo {m}
advice {n} (information or notice given) :: aviso {m}
advisability {n} /ædˌvaɪz.əˈbɪl.ə.ti/ (the quality of being prudent) :: conveniencia {f}
advisable {adj} (worthy of being recommended) :: aconsejable, recomendable, conveniente
advisatory {adj} (advisory) SEE: advisory ::
advise {v} /ədˈvaɪz/ (to give advice to; to offer an opinion; to counsel; to warn) :: aconsejar, asesorar
advise {v} (to give information or notice to; to inform) :: notificar
adviser {n} (advisor) SEE: advisor ::
advisor {n} /ædˈvaɪz.ɚ/ (one who offers advice) :: consejero {m}, asesor {m}
advisory {adj} /ədˈvaɪzəɹi/ (able to give advice) :: consultivo
advisory opinion {n} (opinion issued by a court that does not have the effect of resolving a specific legal case) :: opinión consultiva {f}, opinión asesora {f}
advocacy {n} /ˈæd.və.kə.si/ (the act of arguing in favour of, or supporting something) :: apoyo {m}, defensa {f}
advocacy group {n} (people who use various forms of advocacy to influence public opinion) :: grupo de interés {m}
advocate {n} /ˈæd.və.kət/ (person who argues the case of another) :: abogado {m}, abogada {f}
advocate {n} (person who speaks in support of something) :: portavoz, representante, vocero
advocate {v} (argue for) :: recomendar
advocate {v} (encourage support for) :: abogar
adware {n} (software application) :: programa publicitario {m}, software publicitario {m}, adware {m}
Adygea {prop} /ɑːdɪˈɡeɪ.ə/ (Adygea, Russia) :: Adiguesia {f}
Adygei {prop} (Adygei) SEE: Adyghe ::
Adyghe {prop} /ˈɑː.dɪ.ɡeɪ/ (language spoken in the Republic of Adygea) :: adigué {m}
adynamia {n} (loss of strength due to a disease) :: adinamia {f}
adynaton {n} /ædɪˈnɑːtɒn/ (form of hyperbole that expresses impossibility) :: adynaton {m}
adytum {n} /ˈadɪtəm/ (innermost sanctuary or shrine in an ancient temple) :: ádyton {m}
adze {n} /ædz/ (cutting tool) :: azuela {f}
adzuki {n} (azuki bean) SEE: azuki bean ::
aedile {n} /ˈiːdaɪl/ (elected official in Ancient Rome) :: edil, regidor
Aegean {prop} (Aegean Sea) SEE: Aegean Sea ::
Aegean {adj} /iˈdʒi.ən/ (of or relating to the Aegean Sea) :: egeo
Aegean Sea {prop} /ɛˈdʒɛ.ən ˈsi/ (sea of the northeastern part of the Mediterranean Sea) :: mar Egeo {m}
Aegidius {prop} (male given name) :: Egidio
aegis {n} /ˈiːdʒɪs/ (mythological shield) :: égida {f}
aegis {n} (guidance, protection) :: égida {f}
-aemia {suffix} (condition of the blood) :: -emia {f}
Aeneas {prop} /ɪˈniː.əs/ (Trojan hero) :: Eneas {m}
Aeneid {prop} /ˈiː.ni.ɪd/ (Classic epic poem that tells the story of Aeneas fleeing Troy and settling in Italy.) :: Eneida {f}
aeolian {adj} (of, or relating to the wind) :: eólico
aeolian {adj} (carried, deposited or eroded by the wind) :: eólico
Aeolian mode {n} (a musical mode) :: modo eólico {m}
Aeolus {prop} /iˈoʊləs/ (character in Greek mythology) :: Eolo {m}
aerate {v} (to supply with oxygen or air) :: airear, gasear
aeration {n} (the circulation of air) :: aireación {f}
aerial {adj} /ˈɛɹ.i.əl/ (taking place in the air) :: aéreo {m}
aerial {n} (device for receiving or transmitting) :: antena {f}
aerialist {n} (acrobat performing high off the ground) SEE: tightrope walker ::
aerial yoga {n} (form of yoga) :: aeroyoga {m}
aeriferous {adj} (that conveys air) :: aerífero
aero- {prefix} (air; aircraft) :: aero-
aerobe {n} (organism that can tolerate the presence of oxygen) :: aerobio {m}
aerobic {adj} /ɛˈɹoʊbɪk/ (living or occurring only in the presence of oxygen) :: aeróbico {m}
aerobic {adj} (involving or improving oxygen consumption by the body) :: aeróbico {m}
aerobic {adj} (of or relating to aerobics) :: aeróbico
aerobics {n} /əˈɹoʊbɪks/ (exercise for cardiovascular fitness) :: aeróbic {m}, aerobic {m}
aerobiology {n} (the study of the dispersion of airborne biological materials) :: aerobiología {f}
aerobiosis {n} (form of life that is sustained by the presence of air) :: aerobiosis {f}
aerodrome {n} (airfield) :: aeródromo {m}
aerodynamic {adj} (aerodynamic) :: aerodinámico
aerodynamical {adj} (aerodynamic) :: aerodinámico
aerodynamics {n} (The science of the dynamics of bodies moving relative to gases) :: aerodinámica {f}
aerodynamism {n} (having an aerodynamic shape) :: aerodinamismo {m}
aerogel {n} (ultralight solid-state substance) :: aerogel {m}
aerogram {n} (foldable and gummed paper for writing a letter) :: aerograma {m}
aerography {n} (branch of surrealist art) :: aerografía {f}
aerology {n} (branch of meteorology) :: aerología {f}
aeromancy {n} /ˈeə.ɹə.mæn.si/ (divination by use of atmospheric conditions) :: aeromancia {f}
aerometer {n} (instrument used to measure mass and density of gases) :: aerómetro
aeromodeller {n} (maker of model aircaft) :: aeromodelista {m} {f}
aeromodelling {n} (building and flying of model aircraft) :: aeromodelismo {m}
aeronautic {adj} /ˌæɹoˈnɔtɪk/ (having to do with aerial navigation) :: aeronáutico
aeronautical {adj} (pertaining to the scientific study of flight) :: aeronáutico
aeronautics {n} (mechanics and science of aircraft) :: aeronáutica {f}
Aeronian {prop} :: Aeroniense
aerophobic {adj} (having a fear of flying) :: aerófobo
aerophone {n} (musical instrument) :: aerófono
aeroplane {n} (airplane) SEE: airplane ::
aerosol {n} (gaseous or airborne cloud of particulate matter) :: aerosol {m}
aerosol can {n} (pressurized canister) :: lata de aerosol {f}
aerospace {n} (Earth's atmosphere and space the around it) :: aeroespacio {m}
aerospace {adj} (of or relating to aircraft) :: aeroespacial
aerostat {n} (aircraft) :: aerostato {m}, aeróstato {m}
aerostatic {adj} (pneumatic) SEE: pneumatic ::
aerostatics {n} (study of gases in equilibrium) :: aerostática {f}
aerothermal {adj} :: aerotérmico, aerotérmica
aerothorax {n} (pneumothorax) SEE: pneumothorax ::
aerotrain {n} (train that is supported on a cushion of air) :: aerotrén {m}
Aeschylus {prop} /ˈɛs.kə.ləs/ (Greek tragedian) :: Esquilo {m}
Aesculapius {prop} /ˌiːskjʊˈleɪpɪəs/ (Roman god) :: Esculapio
aesir {n} (Æsir) SEE: Æsir ::
Aesop {prop} /ˈiːsɒp/ (ancient Greek author) :: Esopo {m}
Aesopian {adj} /iːˈsoʊpi.ən/ (Aesopean) :: esópico
aesthete {n} /ˈɛs.θiːt/ (someone who cultivates an unusually high sensitivity to beauty, as in art or nature) :: esteta {m} {f}
aesthetic {adj} /es.ˈθe.tɪk/ (concerned with beauty) :: estético {m}
aesthetic {n} (the study of art or beauty) SEE: aesthetics ::
aesthetically {adv} :: estéticamente
aestheticism {n} (doctrine which holds aesthetics as the highest ideal) :: esteticismo {m}
aesthetics {n} /ɛsˈθɛt.ɪks/ (study or philosophy of beauty) :: estética {f}
aesthetic surgery {n} (cosmetic surgery) SEE: cosmetic surgery ::
aestivation {n} /ˌiːstɪˈveɪʃən/ (state of inactivity and metabolic depression during summer) :: estivación {f}
aetiology {n} /itiˈɑlədʒi/ (study of causes or origins) :: etiología {f}
aetiopathogenesis {n} (cause and development of an abnormal condition) :: etiopatogenia {f}
Aetolia {prop} /iːˈtəʊ.liː.ə/ (region of Greece) :: Etolia
aeviternity {n} (midpoint between time and eternity) :: eviternidad {f}
afar {adv} /ʌˈfaɹ/ (at, to or from a great distance) :: a lo lejos, lejos
Afar {prop} (language) :: afar
a few {determiner} (a small number of) :: unos, algunos
a few {pron} (a small number of things) :: pocos
affability {n} (state or quality of being affable) :: afabilidad {f}
affable {adj} /ˈæf.ə.bəl/ (friendly, courteous, sociable) :: afable
affable {adj} (mild; benign) :: amable, tranquilo
affair {n} /əˈfɛɹ/ (that which is done or is to be done) :: negocio {m}
affair {n} (any proceeding or action which it is wished to refer to or characterize vaguely) :: asunto {m}
affair {n} (material object (vaguely designated)) :: asunto {m}
affair {n} (adulterous relationship) :: asunto {m}, rollo {m}, amorío {m}, aventura {f}, devaneo {m}, escarceo amoroso {m}, lío de faldas {m}
affair {n} (male or female genitals) :: partes {f}
affect {v} /ə.ˈfɛkt/ (to influence or alter) :: afectar
affect {v} (to move to emotion) :: afectar, conmover
affect {v} (to infect or harm) :: afectar
affect {v} /əˈfɛkt/ (to make a false display of) :: fingir
affectable {adj} (able to be affected) :: afectable
affectation {n} /ˌæf.ɛkˈteɪ.ʃən/ (an attempt to assume or exhibit what is not natural or real) :: afectación {f}
affected {adj} /əˈfɛktɪd/ (resulting from a mostly negative physical effect) :: afectado, aquejado
affecting {adj} (producing strong emotions) :: conmovedor
affection {n} /əˈfɛkʃən/ (act of affecting) :: afecto {m}
affection {n} (feeling of love or strong attachment) :: cariño {m}, apego {m}
affectionate {adj} /əˈfɛkʃənət/ (loving) :: afectuoso
affectionate {adj} (indicating love) :: cariñoso
affectionately {adv} (in an affectionate manner) :: afectuosamente
affective {adj} /əˈfɛktɪv/ (relating to, resulting from, or influenced by the emotions) :: afectivo
affective {adj} (emotional; emotionally charged) :: afectivo
afferent {adj} (Carrying towards) :: aferente
affidavit {n} /ˌæfɪˈdeɪvɪt/ (legal, signed document wherein an affiant makes a sworn statement) :: declaración jurada {f}, affidávit {m}
affiliate {v} (to adopt) SEE: adopt ::
affiliate {n} /əˈfɪl.i.et/ (something that is affiliated) :: afiliado {m}, afiliada {f}, filial {f}
affiliate {v} (to attach (to) or unite (with)) :: afiliar, asociar
affiliation {n} /əˌfɪliˈeɪʃən/ (The relationship resulting from affiliating one thing with another) :: afiliación {f}, filiación {f}
affine {n} (in-law) SEE: in-law ::
affine transformation {n} (linear transformation followed by a translation) :: transformación afín {f}
affinity {n} /əˈfɪnɪti/ (natural attraction for something) :: afinidad {f}
affinity {n} (passionate love for something) :: afinidad {f}
affinity {n} (attraction between atoms) :: afinidad
affinity {n} (attraction between an antibody and an antigen) :: afinidad
affirm {v} /əˈfɝm/ (to agree with or verify) :: afirmar
affirm {v} (to support or encourage) :: afirmar
affirmance {n} (affirmation) SEE: affirmation ::
affirmation {n} /æfɝˈmeɪʃn/ (that which is affirmed) :: afirmación {f}
affirmative {adj} /əˈfɝmətɪv/ (pertaining to truth) :: afirmativo
affirmative {adj} (positive) :: positivo
affirmative {n} (answer that shows agreement or acceptance) :: afirmativa {f}
affirmative sentence {n} (sentence that affirms) :: frase afirmativa {f}
affix {n} /ˈæ.fɪks/ (linguistics: a bound morpheme added to a word’s stem) :: afijo {m}
affix {v} (to attach) :: fijar, pegar
affix {n} (suffix) SEE: suffix ::
afflatus {n} /əˈfleɪtəs/ (sudden rush of creative impulse or inspiration) :: inspiración {f}
afflict {v} /əˈflɪkt/ (To cause pain to) :: afligir
affliction {n} (a state of pain, suffering, distress or agony) :: aflicción {f}, tribulación {f}, quebranto
afflictive {adj} (that causes physical or mental pain) :: aflictivo
affluence {n} /ˈæf.lu.əns/ (abundance of wealth) :: abundancia {f}, afluencia {f}, prosperidad {f}
affluent {n} /ˈæf.lu.ənt/ (someone wealthy) :: ricachón {m} [pejorative]
affluent {adj} (abundant) :: abundante
affluent {adj} (abounding in goods or riches; materially wealthy) :: adinerado {m}, rico {m}
affluent {adj} (tributary) :: afluente
affluent {n} (tributary) SEE: tributary ::
afford {v} /əˈfoɹd/ (to incur, stand, or bear) :: costear, permitirse
affordable {adj} /ʌˈfɔɹdʌbəl/ (able to be afforded) :: asequible, económico {m}
affordance {n} (A potential action that is made possible by a given object or environment) :: ofrecimiento {m}
affreightment {n} (hire a vessel for cargo) :: fletamento {m}, flete {m} (hiring of a cargo vehicle)
affricate {n} /ˈæfɹɪkət/ (sound) :: africada {f}
affront {v} /əˈfɹʌnt/ (to insult intentionally, especially openly) :: afrentar, ofender
affront {v} (to meet or encounter face to face) :: afrontar, confrontar
affront {n} (open or intentional offense, slight, or insult) :: afrenta {f}, afruenta {f}, baldón {m}
Afghan {n} /ˈæfˌɡæn/ (person from Afghanistan) :: afgano {m}, afgana {f}
Afghan {adj} (pertaining to Afghanistan) :: afgano
Afghan hound {n} (Afghan Hound) SEE: Afghan Hound ::
Afghan Hound {n} /ˌæfɡæn ˈhau̯nd/ (Afghan Hound) :: lebrel afgano {m}
afghani {n} /æfˈɡɑːni/ (national currency of Afghanistan) :: afgani {m}
Afghani {n} (citizen or native of Afghanistan) SEE: Afghan ::
Afghani {adj} (relating to Afghanistan) SEE: Afghan ::
Afghani {n} (money) SEE: afghani ::
Afghanistan {prop} /æfˈɡæn.ɪˌstæn/ (country) :: Afganistán {m}
afire {adj} (literally on fire) :: ardiendo
aflame {adj} (in flames, on fire) :: en llamas, llameante
afloat {adv} /əˈfloʊt/ (floating) :: a flote
aflutter {adj} /əˈflʌt.ɚ/ (in a state of excited anticipation) :: agitado
afoot {adv} /əˈfʊt/ (means of locomotion, walking) :: a pie, andando, en curso
afoot {adv} (support of the body, standing) :: en pie, de pie
afoot {adv} (in progress) :: en marcha, en curso
aforementioned {adj} /əˈfɔɹˌmɛn.ʃənd/ (previously mentioned) :: ya mencionado, antedicho, sobredicho, susodicho
aforesaid {adj} /əˈfɔɹsɛd/ (previously stated) :: antedicho, sobredicho, susodicho
a fortiori {adv} /ˈeɪ fɔɹʃˈjɔˑɹaɪ/ :: a fortiori
afoul {adv} /əˈfaʊl/ (in a state of entanglement or conflict (with)) :: en conflicto con
afraid {adj} /əˈfɹeɪd/ (impressed with fear or apprehension; in fear; apprehensive) :: con miedo, con temor, con susto, asustado
afraid {adj} ((colloquial, to be afraid) regretful, sorry) :: temerse que
afresh {adv} /ʌˈfɹɛʃ/ (anew; again) :: de nuevo, otra vez
Africa {prop} /ˈæ.fɹɪ.kə/ (continent south of Europe) :: África {f}
Africa-Eurasia {prop} (Afro-Eurasia) SEE: Afro-Eurasia ::
African {adj} /ˈæf.ɹɪ.kən/ (Of or pertaining to Africa) :: africano
African {n} (a native of Africa) :: africano {m}, africana {f}
African American {adj} (African-American) SEE: African-American ::
African American {n} (African-American) SEE: African-American ::
African-American {adj} (American and black) :: afroamericano
African-American {n} (A black American) :: afroamericano {m}, afroamericana {f}
African blue tit {n} (Cyanistes teneriffae) :: herrerillo canario {m}, herrerillo africano {m}
African elephant {n} (Loxodonta africana or Loxodonta cyclotis found in Africa) :: elefante africano {m}
Africanism {n} (Eurocentric representation of Africans) :: africanismo {m}
African Union {prop} (multinational organisation) :: Unión Africana {f}
African violet {n} (perennial plant of the genus Saintpaulia) :: violeta africana {f}
Afrikaans {prop} /ˌɑːfɹɪˈkɑːnz/ (language) :: afrikáans {m}
Afrikaans {prop} (Afrikaner) SEE: Afrikaner ::
Afrikaner {n} (member of ethnic group) :: afrikáner {m}, bóer {m}
afro {n} /ˈæ.fɹoʊ/ (hairstyle) :: afro {m}
Afro- {prefix} (African) :: afro-
Afro-American {n} (African-American) SEE: African-American ::
Afro-American {adj} (African-American) SEE: African-American ::
afrobeat {n} (a fusion of jazz and funk from Nigeria) :: afrobeat {m}
Afro-Eurasia {prop} /ˈæf.ɹoʊ.jʊɹˈeɪ.ʒə/ (supercontinent) :: Eurafrasia, África-Eurasia, Afroeurasia
Afrophobia {n} (the fear, hate or dislike of Africans) :: afrofobia {f}
aft {adv} /æft/ (at, near, or towards the stern) :: a popa
after {adv} /ˈæf.tə(ɹ)/ (behind; later in time; following) :: después
after {prep} (subsequently; following in time; later than) :: después de
after {prep} (behind) :: detrás de, tras
after {prep} (in pursuit of, seeking) :: tras, detrás de
after {prep} (in allusion to, in imitation of; following or referencing) :: por
after {prep} (next in importance or rank) :: después de
after {prep} (as a result of) :: debido a, por causa de
after {prep} (in spite of) :: a pesar de
after {conj} (Signifies that the action of its clause takes place before the action of the other clause) :: después
after all {prep} (in the end; anyway) :: después de todo, al final
afterbirth {n} /ˈæf.tɚ.bɚθ/ (material expelled after childbirth) :: alumbramiento {m}
afterbrain {n} (part of brain) :: mielencéfalo
afterburner {n} (a device in a turbojet engine which injects fuel into the exhaust system to increase the thrust) :: postquemador {m}
after dark {prep} (after nightfall, at night) :: después de anochecer
after-effect {n} (after-effect) SEE: aftereffect ::
aftereffect {n} /ˈæftəɹ.əˌfɛkt/ (delayed effect) :: efecto secundario {m}
afterimage {n} (image) :: imagen residual {f}, imagen remanente
afterlife {n} /ˈæftɚˌlaɪf/ (life after death) :: ultratumba {f}, más allá {m}, inframundo {m}, otro mundo {m}, orco {m}, ultravida {f}, submundo {m}, lo de allá
aftermath {n} /ˈæf.tɚˌmæθ/ (that which happens after, that which follows) :: consecuencias {f-p}, resultados {m-p}
afternoon {n} /ˌɑːf.tə.ˈnuːn/ (part of the day between noon and evening) :: tarde {f}
after-party {n} /ˈæftɚˌpɑɹti/ (party that takes place after another party) :: after {m}
aftershock {n} (earthquake that follows in the same vicinity as another) :: réplica
aftertaste {n} (The persistence of the taste of something no longer present) :: regusto {m}, resabio {m}
after the fact {prep} /ˌɑːftə ðə ˈfækt/ (too late) :: a toro pasado
afterthought {n} /ˈæft.ɚ.θɔt/ (a subsequent thought) :: idea tardía {f}
afterthought {n} (something additional) :: ocurrencia tardía {f}
afterward {adv} (afterwards) SEE: afterwards ::
afterwards {adv} /ˈæf.tɚ.wɚdz/ (at a later or succeeding time) :: después, consecuentemente, en seguida
afterword {n} (appendix) SEE: appendix ::
afterword {n} (postscript) SEE: postscript ::
again {adv} /əˈɡɛn/ (another time) :: otra vez, de nuevo, nuevamente
again {adv} (used in a question to ask something one has forgotten) :: de nuevo
again and again {adv} (repeatedly) :: una y otra vez
against {prep} /əˈɡɛnst/ (in a contrary direction to) :: contra
against {prep} (close to) :: cerca de
against {prep} (in front of; before a background) :: contra, frente
against {prep} (in physical contact with) :: contra
against {prep} (in opposition to) :: en contra, enfrente, en pugna
against {prep} (in competition with) :: en contra
against all odds {prep} (despite seemingly insurmountable opposition or probability) :: contra todo pronóstico, contra viento y marea
against the clock {prep} (in a time-restricted manner) :: contra reloj, contra el reloj, contrarreloj
against the grain {prep} /əˈɡɛnst ðə ɡɹeɪn/ (contrary to what is expected.) :: contramano, a contracorriente
agalactia {n} (failure of a mother to produce sufficient milk following childbirth) :: agalactia {f}
agalactorrhea {n} (disease) SEE: agalactia ::
Agamemnon {prop} /æɡæˈmɛmnɒn/ (Greek hero) :: Agamenón {m}
agami {n} /ˈæɡəmi/ (a South American bird, Psophia crepitans) :: agamí {m}, trompetero {m}
agape {adj} /əˈɡeɪp/ (astonished) :: boquiabierto
agape {n} /ɑˈɡɑː.peɪ/ (love feast) :: ágape
agarwood {n} (type of heartwood) :: agáloco, áloe
agate {n} /ˈæɡət/ (mineral) :: ágata {f}
agate {n} (5½-point type) :: ágata {f}
Agatha {prop} (female given name) :: Águeda {f}
agave {n} /əˈɡeɪviː/ (genus) :: maguey {m}, agave {f}, pita {f}
age {n} (century) SEE: century ::
age {n} /eɪd͡ʒ/ (whole duration of a being) :: años
age {n} (one of the stages of life) :: edad
age {n} (particular period of time in history) :: edad, era {f}, época {f}
age {n} (great period in the history of the Earth) :: época {f}, era {f}
age {n} (generation, see also: generation) :: generación {f}
age {n} (a long time) :: edad {f}, edades {f-p}
age {n} (part of the duration of a being or thing between its beginning and any given time) :: edad {f}
age {n} (advanced period of life; latter part of life) :: tercera edad
age {n} (time of life at which one attains full personal rights and capacities) :: mayoría
age {v} (transitive: cause to grow old) :: envejecer
age {v} (intransitive: become old) :: envejecerse
aged {adj} /eɪdʒd/ (old, see also: old) :: viejo, anciano
aged care {n} (eldercare) SEE: eldercare ::
ageful {n} (eternity) SEE: eternity ::
ageful {adj} (aged, old) SEE: elderly ::
ageless {adj} (continuing infinitely or indefinitely) :: eterno
ageless {adj} (youthful) :: siempre joven
agency {n} /ˈeɪ.dʒən.si/ (faculty of acting or of exerting power) :: albedrío {m}, agency [philosophy], agencia {f} [philosophy]
agency {n} (office of an agent, or factor) :: agencia {f}
agency {n} (place of business of an agent) :: oficina {f}, agencia {f}
agency {n} (government office) :: agencia {f}
agency {n} (agent) SEE: agent ::
agenda {n} /əˈdʒɛn.də/ (temporally organized plan) :: programa {m}
agenda {n} (list of matters to be taken up) :: orden del día {m}
agenda {n} (agenda book; notebook for organizing and planning) :: agenda {f}
agent {n} /ˈeɪ.dʒənt/ (one who acts in place of another) :: agente {m}
agent {n} (active power or cause) :: agente {m}
agent {n} (computing: part of the system that performs action on behalf of a client or server) :: agente {m}
agent {n} (grammar: performer of the action in a sentence) :: agente {m}
agent noun {n} (noun that denotes an agent) :: nombre de agente {m}
Agent Orange {prop} (herbicide) :: Agente Naranja {m}
age of majority {n} (age at which the rights and privileges of an adult are legally granted) :: mayoría de edad {f}
agglomeration {n} (act of collecting in a mass) :: aglomeración {f}
agglomeration {n} (state of being collected in a mass) :: aglomeración {f}
agglomeration {n} (extended city area) :: aglomeración {f}
agglutination {n} (act of uniting by glue or other tenacious substance) :: aglutinación {f}
agglutination {n} (combination in which root words are united with little or no change of form or loss of meaning) :: aglutinación {f}
agglutination {n} (clumping together of red blood cells or bacteria) :: aglutinación {f}
agglutinative {adj} /əˈɡluːtɪnətɪv/ (having words derived by combining parts) :: aglutinante
aggrandizement {n} (the act of aggrandizing) :: engrandecimento
aggravate {v} /ˈæɡ.ɹə.veɪ̯t/ (To make worse, or more severe) :: agravar, empeorar
aggravate {v} (To exasperate; to provoke; to irritate) :: irritar, exasperar, sublevar
aggravation {n} (act of aggravating) :: agravio {m}
aggravation {n} (extrinsic circumstance or accident which increases the guilt of a crime or the misery of a calamity) :: agravante {m}
aggregate {n} /ˈæɡɹɪɡət/ (a mass, assemblage, or sum of particulars) :: agregado {m}, conjunto {m}
aggregate {n} (a mass formed by the union of homogeneous particles) :: agregado {m}
aggregate {n} (any of the five aspects constituting the sentient being in Buddhism) :: agregado
aggregate {adj} (Formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum) :: total {m}, conjunto {m}
aggregate {adj} (consisting or formed of smaller objects or parts) :: agregado {m}, conglomerado {m}
aggregate {v} (To bring together; to collect into a mass or sum) :: juntar, sumar
aggression {n} /əˈɡɹɛʃən/ (act of initiating hostilities or invasion) :: agresión {f}
aggression {n} (hostile or destructive behavior or actions) :: agresión {f}
aggressive {adj} /əˈɡɹɛs.ɪv/ (tending or disposed to aggress) :: agresivo
aggressively {adv} (in an aggressive manner) :: agresivamente
aggressiveness {n} (state or quality being aggressive) :: agresividad {f}
aggressor {n} (the person or country that first attacks or makes an aggression) :: agresor {m}, agresora {f}
aggrieved {adj} (angry or resentful) :: ofendido, herido
aghast {adj} /əˈɡæst/ (terrified) :: espantado, aterrado, horrorizado
agile {adj} /ˈæd͡ʒ.aɪl/ (having the faculty of quick motion in the limbs) :: ágil
agile gibbon {n} (Hylobates agilis) :: gibón ágil {m}
agility {n} /əˈdʒɪl.ɪ.ti/ (quality of being agile) :: agilidad {f}
aging {n} /ˈeɪ.dʒɪŋ/ (the process of becoming older or more mature) :: envejecimiento {m}
agio {n} /ˈæ.dʒoʊ/ (premium or percentage on a better sort of money when it is given in exchange for an inferior sort) :: agio {m}
agitate {v} /ˈæ.dʒɪ.teɪt/ (to move with a violent, irregular action) :: agitar
agitate {v} (to stir up, to disturb or excite) :: perturbar
agitation {n} /æ.d͡ʒɪˈteɪ.ʃən/ (act of agitating) :: agitación {f}, desasosiego {m}
agitation {n} (a stirring; a disturbance of tranquility) :: inquietud {f}
agitator {n} (one who agitates) :: agitador {m}, agitadora {f}
Aglaia {prop} (female given name) :: Aglaya {f}
aglet {n} (catkin) SEE: catkin ::
aglet {n} (cover of a shoelace) SEE: aiglet ::
agnate {n} /ˈæɡneɪt/ (relative whose relation is traced only through male members of the family) :: agnado {m}
agnate {adj} (related by male connections) :: agnado
agnathan {n} /ˈæɡ.nəθən/ (member of the superclass Agnatha of jawless vertebrates) :: agnato {m}
agnation {n} (consanguinity by a line of males) :: agnación {f}
Agnes {prop} /ˈæɡ.nɪs/ (female given name) :: Inés
agnolotti {n} /ˌænjəˈlɑti/ (type of square ravioli from Piedmont) :: añolotis {m-p}
agnomen {n} (additional cognomen given, as an honour, to a Roman citizen) :: agnomento {m}, agnombre {m}
agnostic {adj} /æɡˈnɑːstɪk/ (of or relating to agnosticism) :: agnóstico
agnostic {n} (one who holds to a form of agnosticism.) :: agnóstico {m}, agnóstica {f}
agnosticism {n} /æɡˈnɑstɪsɪzəm/ (view that the existence of a God or gods is unknown, unknowable, unproven, or unprovable) :: agnosticismo {m}
agnotology {n} (promotion of inaccurate or misleading scientific data) :: agnotología {f}
agnus castus {n} (chaste tree) SEE: chaste tree ::
ago {adv} /əˈɡoʊ/ (past; gone by; since) :: hace [used before the time], atrás [used after the time]
agog {adj} /əˈɡɒɡ/ (in eager desire) :: ansioso, curioso
agonize {v} (to writhe with agony; to suffer violent anguish.) :: agonizar
agonizing {adj} (causing agony) :: terrible, angustioso
agony {n} /ˈæ.ɡə.niː/ (violent contest or striving) :: agonía {f}
agony {n} (extreme pain of mind or body) :: agonía {f}, angustia {f}
agony {n} (last struggle of life) :: agonía {f}
a good beginning makes a good ending {proverb} (good beginnings promise a good end) :: lo que bien empieza bien acaba, quien bien empieza bien acaba
agora {n} /ˈæ.ɡə.ɹə/ (a place for gathering) :: ágora
agora {n} (a marketplace) :: ágora
agoraphobia {n} /ˌæɡəɹəˈfoʊbi.ə/ (fear of open spaces) :: agorafobia {f}
agoraphobic {adj} (pertaining to agoraphobia) :: agorafóbico
agorism {n} /ˈæ.ɡəˌɹɪzm̩/ (philosophy that advocates the creation of a voluntaryist society through counter-economics) :: agorismo {m}
agouti {n} /əˈɡuːti/ (a rodent similar in appearance to a guinea pig but having longer legs) :: agutí {m}, [Peru] añuje {m}, [El Salvador, Guatemala] cotuza {f}, [Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua] guatusa {f}, [Bolivia] jochi colorado {m}, [Colombia, Panama] ñeque {m}, [Venezuela] picure {m}, [Mexico] sereque {m}
Agra {prop} (city in India) :: Agra
agrarian {adj} /əˈɡɹɛ(ə)ɹi.ən/ (relating to the cultivation of land) :: agrario
agrarianism {n} (philosophy that advocates an equitable distribution of land) :: agrarismo {m}
agree {v} /əˈɡɹiː/ (harmonize in opinion; be in unison or concord; be united; concur) :: estar de acuerdo, coincidir
agree {v} (to yield assent, to accede) :: acceder, asentir
agree {v} (to come to terms or to a common resolve) :: consensuar
agree {v} (to resemble, coincide, correspond) :: concordar
agree {v} (grammar: to correspond in gender, number, case, person, etc.) :: concordar
agreeable {adj} /əˈɡɹiːəbl/ (pleasing) :: lisonjero, agradable
agreeable {adj} (willing; ready to agree or consent) :: dispuesto
agreeable {adj} (conforming) :: conforme
agreeableness {n} (personality trait) :: amabilidad {f}
agreeably {adv} (in an agreeable manner) :: agradablemente
agreed {interj} /ə.ɡɹi.ːd/ (interjection that expresses agreement) :: de acuerdo, concordo
agreement {n} /əˈɡɹiːmənt/ (understanding to follow a course of conduct) :: acuerdo {m}, convenio {m}
agreement {n} (state whereby several parties share a view) :: acuerdo {m}
agreement {n} (legally binding contract) :: acuerdo {m}, convenio {m}, contrato {m}
agreement {n} (grammatical agreement) :: concordancia {f}
agreement in principle {n} (legally enforceable agreement) :: principio de acuerdo
agricultural {adj} /ˌæɡɹɪˈkəlt͡ʃəɹəl/ (of or pertaining to agriculture) :: agrícola
agriculture {n} /ˈæɡɹɪˌkʌltʃɚ/ (the art or science of cultivating the ground) :: agricultura {f}
agriculturist {n} (one who practices agriculture, a farmer, a gardener) :: agricultor {m}, agricultora {f}
agriculturist {adj} (of or pertaining to agriculture or agriculturists) :: agrícola
agriculturize {v} (to convert land) :: agriculturizar
agriculturize {v} (to convert a community) :: agriculturizar
Agrigento {prop} /ˌæɡɹɪˈd͡ʒɛntəʊ/ (province and city in Sicily) :: Agrigento {f}
agrimi {n} (type of goat) :: kri-kri {m}
agrimony {n} /ˈæɡ.ɹɪ.mən.i/ (plant of the genus Agrimonia) :: agrimonia {f}
agritourism {n} (tourism in which tourists stay in farms) :: agroturismo
agro- {prefix} (agriculture) :: agro-
agrobiology {n} (the science of plant life and nutrition) :: agrobiología {f}
agrobiotechnology {n} (the application of biotechnology to agriculture) :: agrobiotecnología {f}
agrochemistry {n} (branch of chemistry) :: agroquímica {f}
agroclimatic {adj} (relating to agriculture and climate) :: agroclimático
agroecological {adj} (pertaining to agroecology) :: agroecológico
agroecology {n} (agricultural ecology) :: agroecología {f}
agro-environmental {adj} :: agroambiental
agrofuel {n} (any biofuel produced by agricultural means) :: agrocombustible {m}
agroindustry {n} :: agroindustria {f}
agrology {n} /əˈɡɹɒlədʒi/ (science and art of agriculture) :: agrología {f}
agronomic {adj} (of or pertaining to agronomy) :: agronómico
agronomist {n} /əˈɡɹɑːnəmɪst/ (scientist specialized in agronomy) :: agrónomo {m}
agronomy {n} /əˈɡɹɑːnəmi/ (science of utilizing plants, animals, and soils for food, fuel, feed and more) :: agronomía {f}
agrotechnical {adj} (relating to agrotechnology) :: agrotécnico
aground {adv} /əˈɡɹaʊnd/ (resting on the bottom) :: encallado, varado
Aguascalientes {prop} (state of Mexico) :: Aguascalientes {m}
ague {n} /ˈeɪ.ɡju/ (intermittent fever, attended by alternate cold and hot fits) :: fiebre intermitente {f}
ague {n} (chill, or state of shaking, as with cold) :: escalofrío {m}
ague {n} (malaria) SEE: malaria ::
aha {interj} /ɑːhɑː/ (exclamation of understanding, realization, invention, or recognition) :: ajá
Ahasuerus {prop} /əˈhæ.zə.ɹəs/ (biblical king of Persia) :: Asuero {m}
ahead {adv} /əˈhɛd/ (in or to the front) :: al frente de, delante de, adelante
ahistorical {adj} /ˌeɪhɪˈstɔɹɪkəl/ (lacking historical perspective) :: ahistórico
ahorse {adv} (on the back of a horse) SEE: horseback ::
ahorseback {adv} (on the back of a horse) SEE: horseback ::
Ahriman {prop} (the hypostasis of chaos, destruction, evil in Zoroastrianism) :: Ahrimán {m}
Ahura Mazda {prop} (the one God of Zoroaster) :: Ahura Mazda {m}, Ahura-Mazda {m}
aid {n} /eɪd/ (help; succor; assistance; relief) :: ayuda {f}, auxilio {m}
aid {n} (a person that promotes or helps in something being done; a helper) :: ayudante {m} {f}, asistente {m} {f}
aid {n} (something which helps; a material source of help) :: remedio {m}, recurso {m}
aid {v} (to support) :: ayudar
aid {n} (aide-de-camp) SEE: aide-de-camp ::
Aida {prop} (female given name) :: Aída
aide {n} (assistant) SEE: assistant ::
aide {n} (military: officer who acts as an assistant to a more senior one) SEE: aide-de-camp ::
aide-de-camp {n} /ˌeɪd dɪ ˈkæmp/ (military officer) :: edecán {m}
aide-mémoire {n} /ˌeɪd.mɛmˈwɑː/ :: pro memoria {m}
Aidi {n} (dog breed) :: perro de montaña del Atlas
AIDS {n} /eɪdz/ (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) :: SIDA {m}, sida {m}
aiglet {n} /ˈeɪ.ɡlɛt/ (tip on a ribbon or cord) :: herrete {m} [Spain], acetato {m} [Latin America]
ail {v} /eɪl/ (to cause to suffer) :: aquejar, afligir
ail {v} (to be ill) :: padecer, adolecer
ail {n} (An ailment; trouble; illness) :: enfermedad {f}
aileron {n} /ˈeɪlərɒn/ (Hinged part on trailing edge of airplane wing) :: alerón {m}
ailing {adj} /ˈeɪ.lɪŋ/ (sick) :: enfermo, achacoso, enfermito
ailment {n} /ˈeɪlmənt/ (something which ails one; a disease; sickness) :: dolencia {f}, enfermedad {f}, achaque {m}, alifafe
ailuro- {prefix} /aɪˈlʊɹə-/ (prefix meaning “cat”) :: eluro-, ailuro-, aeluro-
ailurophobia {n} /ˌaɪljʊəɹəˈfəʊbɪ.ə/ (irrational fear or hatred for cats) :: elurofobia {f}, ailurofobia {f}, aelurofobia {f}
aim {n} /eɪm/ (pointing of a weapon towards a particular point or object) :: puntería {f}
aim {n} (point intended to be hit) :: objetivo {m}
aim {n} (Intention; purpose) :: objetivo {m}, intención {m}
aim {v} (to point or direct a missile weapon) :: apuntar, dirigir, lazar
aim {v} (to direct the intention or purpose) :: apuntar, pretender
aimless {adj} /ˈeɪm.ləs/ (without aim) :: sin rumbo, sin objeto
aimlessly {adv} (without an aim) :: sin rumbo, sin objeto
Ainu {n} (ethnic group) :: ainu
Ainu {adj} (pertaining to ethnic group or language) :: ainu
Ainu {prop} (language) :: ainu {m}
aioli {n} /aɪˈəʊlɪ/ (A type of sauce made from garlic, egg, lemon juice and olive oil) :: ajiaceite {m} alioli {m}
air {v} /ˈɛəɹ/ (to bring into contact with the air) :: aerar, airear
air {v} (to broadcast) :: retransmitir
air {n} (historical: one of the basic elements) :: aire {m}
air {n} (mixture of gases making up the atmosphere of the Earth) :: aire {m}
air {n} (music: a song, an aria) :: aria {f}
airan {n} /ˈaɪ.ɹɑn/ (a Turkish and Altaic yoghurt drink) :: ayran {m}
airbag {n} (protective system in automobiles) :: airbag {m}, bolsa de aire {f}
air base {n} (military airport) :: base aérea {f}
airbase {n} (airbase) SEE: air base ::
air bladder {n} (swim bladder) SEE: swim bladder ::
airboat {n} (flat-bottomed boat driven by an air propeller) :: hidrodeslizador {m}
airborne {adj} (carried by the air) :: transportado por el aire, aerotransportado
airborne {adj} (in flight) :: volando
airbrush {n} (handheld paint sprayer powered by compressed air) :: aerógrafo {m}
airbus {n} (a type of airliner) :: aerobús {m}
air-condition {v} (to mechanically cool a space or an entire structure) :: climatizar, condicionar con el aire
air conditioner {n} (a machine that is used to control temperature and humidity in an enclosed space) :: aire acondicionado {m}, climatizador {m}, acondicionador de aire {m}
air conditioning {n} (the state of temperature and humidity produced by an air conditioner) :: aire acondicionado {m}
air conditioning {n} (an air conditioner or system of air conditioners, see also: air conditioner) :: aire acondicionado {m}, climatizador {m}
aircraft {n} /ɛəɹ.kɹæft/ (machine capable of atmospheric flight) :: aeronave {f}
aircraft carrier {n} (warship for launching aircraft) :: portaaviones {m}
airer {n} (clotheshorse) SEE: clotheshorse ::
airfield {n} (place where airplanes can take off and land) :: aeródromo {m}, campo de aviación {m}
airfoil {n} (wing of an aircraft) SEE: wing ::
airfoil {n} (structure shaped to produce lift when moving in air) :: perfil alar, perfil aerodinámico, perfil
air force {n} (branch of the military devoted to air warfare) :: fuerza aérea {f}
air freshener {n} (device containing substances that neutralize unpleasant odours) :: ambientador {m}
airhead {n} /ˈeəː.hɛd/ (having no brain) :: chorlito {m}, cabeza de chorlito {m}, cabeza hueca {m}, burro {m}, tontón {m}, estúpido {m}
air hole {n} (hole in surface) :: espiráculo {m}
air hole {n} (air pocket) :: (región de) corriente descendente
air hole {n} (blowhole) :: respiradero {m}
air hostess {n} (female flight attendant) SEE: stewardess ::
airlift {n} /ˈɛə.lɪft/ (the transportation of troops) :: puente aéreo {m}
airline {n} (company that flies airplanes) :: aerolínea {f}, compañía aérea {f}
airliner {n} (passenger aircraft) :: avión de pasajeros {m}, avión de línea {m}
airmail {n} /ˈɛə.meɪl/ (the system of conveying mail using aircraft) :: correo aéreo {m}
airmail {n} (the items of mail carried using aircraft) :: correo aéreo {m}
airman {n} /ˈeə.mən/ (pilot) :: aviador {m}, aviadora {f}
airmass {n} (a body of air with uniform characteristics) :: masa de aire
air pistol {n} (pistol that propels a pellet) :: pistola de aire {f}
airplane {n} /ˈɛəɹˌpleɪ̯n/ (powered aircraft) :: avión {m}, aeroplano {m}
air pocket {n} (a local region of low atmospheric pressure, or a local downward current) :: (región de) corriente descendente
air pollution {n} (contamination of the atmosphere by noxious gases and particulates) :: contaminación ambiente {f}
airport {n} /ˈɛɹ.pɔɹt/ (place designated for airplanes) :: aeropuerto {m}
air pressure {n} (atmospheric pressure) SEE: atmospheric pressure ::
air pump {n} (pump that moves air either into or out of something) :: bomba de aire {f}
air quote {n} (hand gesture) :: entre comillas, entre comillas con los dedos
air-raid shelter {n} (reinforced underground shelter designed to give protection against air raids) :: refugio antiaéreo {m}, refugio antibombas {m}
air rifle {n} (rifle) :: rifle de aire {m}
airscrew {n} (propeller of an aircraft) :: hélice
air shaft {n} SEE: airshaft ::
airshaft {n} (an opening facilitating air circulation) :: conducto de ventilación {m}, foso de ventilación {m}, pozo de ventilación {m}
airship {n} (self-propelled lighter-than-air aircraft that can be steered) SEE: dirigible ::
airspace {n} (controlled portion of atmosphere) :: espacio aéreo {m}
airspace {n} (part of sky used by aircraft) :: espacio aéreo {m}
airstrip {n} (primitive aircraft landing field) :: pista de aterrizaje {f}
air ticket {n} (a pass entitling the holder to travel in an aeroplane) :: pasaje de avión {m}, pasaje de vuelo {m}, pasaje aéreo {m}
airtight {adj} (impermeable to air or other gases) :: hermético
airtime {n} (duration of transmission) :: tiempo en antena
airtime {n} (chargeable use of mobile phone usage) :: tiempo aire {m} [Anglicism, Mexico], tiempo facturable {m}
air traffic control {n} (system designed to give assistance to aircraft) :: control de tráfico aéreo {m}
air traffic controller {n} (operator of air traffic control system) :: controlador de tránsito aéreo {m}, controlador de tráfico aéreo {m}
airwaves {n} (radio or television broadcasts) :: radio {m}, televisión {f}
airway {n} (windpipe) SEE: windpipe ::
airway {n} (trachea) SEE: trachea ::
airway {n} (flight path used by aeroplanes) :: aerovía {f}
airworthiness {n} (the state of being airworthy) :: aptitud para volar {f}, aeronavegabilidad {f}
airworthy {adj} (being able to fly) :: navegable, apto para volar
airy {adj} /ˈɛəɹ.i/ (breezy, in an airy situation) :: airoso
aisle {n} /aɪ̯l/ (wing of a building, notably in a church) :: nave {f}
aisle {n} (clear path through rows of seating) :: pasillo {m}
aisle {n} (corridor in a supermarket) :: pasillo {m}
aisle {n} (any path through obstructed space) :: paso {m}
aitch {n} /eɪtʃ/ (name of the letter H, h) :: hache {f}
ajar {adv} /əˈd͡ʒɑɹ/ (slightly turned or opened) :: entreabierto, entornado
ajar {adj} (slightly turned or opened) :: entreabierto, entornado
Ajax {prop} /ˈeɪ.dʒæks/ (either of two heroes of the Trojan War) :: Áyax {m}
a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step {proverb} (a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step) :: un viaje de mil millas comienza con un solo paso
AKA {adv} (also known as) :: también conocido como, también conocida como, alias {m}
Akan {prop} (Niger-Congo language) :: akan, acano
Akan {prop} (language group spoken in Ghana) :: acano, akan
akashic {adj} (of or pertaining to akasa) :: akásico
Akhenaten {prop} /ˌækəˈnɑːtən/ (Pharaoh in 14th century BCE, founder of Atenism) :: Akenatón {m}
akimbo {adj} /əˈkɪm.bo͡ʊ/ (with a crook or bend; with the hand on the hip and elbow turned outward) :: en jarras
akimbo {adv} (with arms akimbo) :: con los brazos en jarras
akin {adj} /ʌˈkɪn/ (of the same kin; related by blood) :: emparentado
akin {adj} (of the same kind; similar) :: semejante, similar
akinete {n} (a thick-walled, dormant cell found in cyanobacteria and green algae) :: acineto {m}
Akkadian {adj} /əˈkeɪ.di.ən/ (pertaining to the language) :: acadio
Akkadian {prop} (Semitic language) :: acadio {m}
Aksai Chin {prop} (part of Kashmir governed by China) :: Aksai Chin
Alabama {prop} /ˌæ.lə.ˈbæ.mə/ (U.S. State) :: Alabama
alabandite {n} (mineral form of manganese sulfide) :: alabandina {f}
alabaster {n} /ˈæl.əˌbæs.tɚ/ (variety of gypsum) :: alabastro {m}
alack {interj} /əˈlæk/ (expression of sorrow) :: ay
alacrity {n} /əˈlækɹɨti/ (eagerness) :: alacridad
alacrity {n} (promptness) :: alacridad {f}, presteza {f}, prontitud
Aladdin {prop} (the Arabic tale) :: Aladino
Alamo {prop} /ˈæləˌmoʊ/ (fort in San Antonio, Texas) :: Álamo {m}
Alan {prop} /ˈæ.lən/ (male given name) :: Alano {m}; Alán {m}
Alan {n} (member of a Sarmatian tribe) :: alano {m}
Al-Andalus {prop} (Islamic Spain) :: al-Ándalus {m}
Alania {prop} (medieval kingdom of Alans) :: Alania {f}
Alanic {adj} /əˈleɪnɪk/ (of or pertaining to Alans or their language) :: alano
alanine {n} (nonessential amino acid; C3H7NO2) :: alanina {f}
Alaric {prop} (king of Visigoths) :: Alarico
alarm {n} /əˈlɑːm/ (summons to arms) :: alarma {m}, rebato
alarm {n} (notice of approaching danger) :: alarma {m}, rebato
alarm {n} (mechanical contrivance for awaking) :: despertador {m}
alarm {n} (instance of an alarm ringing or clanging) :: alarma {f}
alarm clock {n} (type of clock) :: despertador {m}
alarmed {adj} (worried) SEE: worried ::
alarming {adj} /ə.ˈlɑɹm.ɪŋ/ (causing alarm) :: alarmante
alarmism {n} (production of needless alarms) :: alarmismo {m}
alarmist {n} /əˈlɑɹmɪst/ (one who causes others to become alarmed without cause) :: alarmista {m} {f}
alas {interj} /əˈlæs/ (exclamation of sorrow, etc.) :: ay, ay de mí, aymé, aj, vay, heu, guay
Alaska {prop} /əˈlæs.kə/ (US state) :: Alaska {f}
Alaskan {adj} /əˈlæskən/ (of or pertaining to Alaska, its people or its culture) :: alaskeño, alasqueño
Alaskan Malamute {n} (Alaskan Malamute sled dog) :: malamute de Alaska {m}
alaunt {n} (a dog breed) :: alano {m}
Albacete {prop} (province) :: Albacete
Alban {prop} (male given name) :: Albano
Albania {prop} /ælˈbeɪ.ni.ə/ (country in south-eastern Europe) :: Albania {f}
Albania {prop} (Caucasian Albania) SEE: Caucasian Albania ::
Albanian {adj} /ælˈbeɪ.ni.ən/ (of or pertaining to Albania) :: albanés
Albanian {n} (person from Albania) :: albanés {m}, albanesa {f}
Albanian {prop} (language) :: albanés {m}
Albany {prop} (capital of New York) :: Albany
albatross {n} /ˈæl.bəˌtɹɔs/ (seabird) :: albatros {m}
albedo {n} /ælˈbi.doʊ/ (the fraction of incident light or radiation reflected by a surface or body) :: albedo {m}
albedo {n} (part of citrus fruit rind) :: albédine {f}
albeit {conj} /ɔlˈbi.ət/ (despite its being; although) :: aunque, no obstante, si bien
Albert {prop} /ˈæl.bɚt/ (male given name) :: Alberto {m}
Alberta {prop} /ˌælˈbɜː(ɹ).tə/ (province) :: Alberta {f}
Albin {prop} (male given name) :: Albino
albinism {n} (lack of melanin pigmentation) :: albinismo {m}
albino {adj} /ælˈbaɪnoʊ/ (congenitally lacking melanin) :: albino
albino {n} (one congenitally lacking melanin) :: albino {m}, albina {f}
albinoism {n} (albinism) SEE: albinism ::
Albireo {prop} (Beta (β) Cygni.) :: Albireo
albite {n} (plagioclase feldspar) :: albita {f}
album {n} /ˈælbəm/ (book for photographs, stamps, or autographs) :: álbum {m}
album {n} (phonograph record (LP)) :: álbum {m}
album {n} (group of audio recordings on any media) :: álbum {m}
albumen {n} /ˈælbjʊmən/ (white part of an egg) :: albumen {f}, clara {f}
albumin {n} /æl.ˈbjuː.mən/ (class of monomeric proteins that are soluble in water) :: albúmina {f}
albuminous {adj} (of or pertaining to albumin) :: albuminoso
albuminuria {n} (the presence of albumin in the urine) :: albuminuria {f}
Albuquerque {prop} /ˈæl.bə.ˌkəɹ.ki/ (city) :: Albuquerque
alburn {n} (bleak) SEE: bleak ::
alburnum {n} (sapwood) SEE: sapwood ::
Alcalá de Henares {prop} (city) :: Alcalá de Henares
alcarraza {n} (jug made of porous earthenware) :: alcarraza {f}
alcazar {n} /ˌælkəˈzɑɹ/ (Moorish fortress in Spain) :: alcázar {m}
alchemical {adj} (pertaining to alchemy) :: alquímico
alchemist {n} /ˈæl.kə.mɪst/ (one who practices alchemy) :: alquimista {m} {f}
alchemy {n} /ˈælkəmi/ (ancient chemistry) :: alquimia {f}
alchemy {n} (causing of mysterious transmutation) :: alquimia {f}
Alcibiades {prop} /ˌælsəˈbaɪədiz/ (Greek name) :: Alcibíades
Alcmene {prop} /ælkˈmiːni/ (the wife of Amphitryon and mother, by Zeus, of Heracles) :: Alcmena
alcohol {n} /ˈæl.kə.hɔl/ (organic chemistry sense) :: alcohol {m}
alcohol {n} (intoxicating beverage) :: alcohol {m}
alcoholaemia {n} (presence of alcohol) :: alcoholemia {f}
alcohol-free {adj} (containing no alcohol) :: sin alcohol
alcoholic {n} /ˌælkəˈhɑlɪk/ (a person addicted to alcohol) :: alcohólico {m}
alcoholic {n} (one who abuses alcohol) :: alcohólico {m}
alcoholic {adj} (of or pertaining to alcohol) :: alcohólico
alcoholic {adj} (having more than a trace amount of alcohol in its contents) :: alcohólico
Alcoholics Anonymous {prop} (proper noun) :: Alcohólicos Anónimos
alcoholism {n} /ˈælkə(ˌ)hɔlˌɪzəm/ (chronic disease) :: alcoholismo {m}
alcoholism {n} (acute alcohol poisoning) :: alcoholismo {m}
alcoholometer {n} (Specialized form of hydrometer used to measure amount of alcohol in liquid) :: alcoholímetro {m}, alcohómetro {m}
alcoholometry {n} (Measurement of concentration of alcohol in liquid) :: alcoholimetría {f}
Alcorcón {prop} (city to the southwest of Madrid) :: Alcorcón
alcove {n} /ˈæl.kəʊv/ (small recessed area) :: hornacina {f}, hueco {m}, nicho {m}
Alcubierre {prop} :: Alcubierre
aldaric acid {n} (polyhydroxy dicarboxylic acid) :: ácido aldárico {m}
Aldebaran {prop} /alˈdɛbəɹən/ (star) :: Aldebarán
aldehyde {n} /ˈæl.dɨ.haɪd/ (organic compound of the general formula R·CHO) :: aldehído {m}
alder {n} /ˈɔːldə/ (any tree or shrub of the genus Alnus) :: aliso {m}
alderman {n} (member of a municipal legislative body in a city or town) :: concejal {m} {f}, regidor {m} {f}
alditol {n} (acyclic polyol) :: alditol {m}
aldolase {n} (enzyme present in some tissue) :: aldolasa {f}
aldonic {adj} (of or pertaining to the aldonic acids) :: aldónico
aldonic acid {n} (any of a class of polyhydroxy carboxylic acids) :: ácido aldónico {m}
aldopentose {n} (a pentose that is also a aldose) :: aldopentosa {f}
aldose {n} (any of a class of monosaccharides) :: aldosa {f}
ale {n} /eɪl/ (beer produced by warm fermentation) :: cerveza inglesa {f}, ale {f}, cerveza ale {f}
aleatory {adj} /ˈæ.lɪ.ə.tɔ.ɹi/ (depending on the throw of a die; random, arising by chance) :: aleatorio
Alectryon {prop} (character in Greek mythology) :: Alectrión {m}
alehouse {n} (beer parlour) SEE: beer parlour ::
Alejandro {prop} (cognates of Alejandro) SEE: Alexander ::
alembic {n} /əˈlɛmbɪk/ (chemical apparatus) :: alambique
a leopard cannot change its spots {proverb} (one cannot change one's own nature) :: genio y figura hasta la sepultura, no hay que pedir peras al olmo, la cabra siempre tira al monte, quien nace lechón muere cochino
aleph {n} (first letter of the Proto-Canaanite alphabet and descendant script) :: álef {m} {f}
Aleppo {prop} /əˈlɛpoʊ/ (Syrian city) :: Alepo {m}
alert {adj} /əˈlɜːt/ (attentive) :: alerto, vigilante
alert {n} (an alarm) :: alerta {f}, alarma {f}
alert {v} (to give warning to) :: alertar
alertly {adv} (with alertness) :: con listeza
alertness {n} /ʌˈlɚt.nɛs/ (quality of being alert) :: vigilancia
Aleutian {adj} /ˌæ.liːˈuːʃən/ (of the Aleutian Islands) :: aleutiano
Aleutian {n} (a native or inhabitant of the Aleutian Islands) :: aleutiano {m}, aleutiana {f}
Aleutian Islands {prop} /æliːuːʃən ɑɪlændz/ (archipelago) :: Islas Aleutianas {f-p}
alevin {n} /ˈæl.ə.vən/ (newly hatched fish) :: alevín {m}
alewife {n} /ˈeɪlˌwaɪf/ (female publican) :: tabernera {f}, cervecera {f}
alewife {n} (Alosa pseudoharengus) :: pinchagua {f}
Alex {prop} (male given name) SEE: Alexius ::
Alexander {prop} /ˌæ.lɨɡˈzæn.dɚ/ (male given name) :: Alejandro {m}
Alexander the Great {prop} (King of Macedonia) :: Alejandro Magno {m}
Alexandra {prop} (female given name) :: Alejandra
Alexandria {prop} /æləkˈzændɹi.ə/ (city in Egypt) :: Alejandría {f}
Alexandria {prop} (any of a number of cities bearing the same name) :: Alejandría
Alexandria {prop} (female given name) :: Alejandra {f}
Alexandrian {adj} /æ.lɛksˈzæn.dɹi.ən/ (of or pertaining to Alexandria) :: alejandrino
Alexandrian Wicca {prop} (branch of Wicca) :: wicca alexandriana {f}
alexandrine {n} (line of a twelve-syllable poetic meter) :: alejandrino {m}
Alexandroupoli {prop} (city) :: Alejandrópolis
alexithymia {n} /ˌeɪ.lɛk.səˈθaɪ.mi.ə/ (deficiency in understanding emotions) :: alexitimia {f}
Alexius {prop} (male given name) :: Alejo, Alexis {m}
alfalfa {n} /ælˈfælfə/ (Medicago sativa) :: alfalfa {f}
alfaqui {n} /alfəˈkiː/ (Islamic cleric) :: alfaquí {m}
alfiz {n} (moulding around an arch) :: alfiz {m}
Alfonsine {adj} (relating to Alfonso X of Castile) :: alfonsino
Alfonso {prop} (male given name) :: Alfonso
Alfred {prop} (Male given name) :: Alfredo {m}
al fresco {adj} (outdoors) :: al aire libre, al fresco
Alfvén wave {n} (a hydromagnetic shear wave in a charged plasma) :: onda de Alfvén {f}
alga {n} /ˈæl.ɡə/ (any of many aquatic photosynthetic organisms) :: alga {f}
algae {n} /ˈæl.dʒi/ (plural of alga) :: algas {f}
algebra {n} /ˈæl.dʒɪ.bɹə/ (system for computation) :: álgebra {m}
algebra {n} (study of algebraic structures) :: álgebra {m}
algebra {n} (structure) :: álgebra {m}
algebraic {adj} /ˌældʒɪˈbɹeɪɪk/ (relating to algebra) :: algebraico
algebraically {adv} (using algebra) :: algebraicamente
algebraically closed {adj} (that contains among its elements every root of every nonconstant single-variable polynomial definable over it) :: algebraicamente cerrado
algebraic equation {n} (mathematical equation) :: ecuación algebraica {f}
algebraic geometry {n} (branch of mathematics that studies solutions of systems of algebraic equations using both algebra and geometry) :: geometría algebraica {f}
algebraic integer {n} (algebraic number whose minimal polynomial has integer coefficients) :: número entero algebraico {m}
algebraist {n} (mathematician) :: algebrista {m} {f}
Algeciras {prop} (city in Andalusia, Spain) :: Algeciras {f}
Algeria {prop} /ælˈdʒɪəɹi.ə/ (country) :: Argelia {f}
Algerian {n} /ælˈdʒɪɹi.ən/ (person from Algeria) :: argelino {m}, argelina {f}
Algerian {adj} (of Algeria or its people) :: argelino
Algerian Arabic {prop} :: árabe argelino {m}
algesimetry {n} (algometry) SEE: algometry ::
Algherese {prop} (Catalan dialect spoken in Alghero) :: alguerés {m}
Alghero {prop} /ɑlˈɡɛɹoʊ/ (port town in Sardinia) :: Alguer {m}
algid {adj} /ˈæl.dʒɪd/ (cold, chilly) :: álgido {m}
algidity {n} (state of being algid) :: algidez {f}
Algiers {prop} /ælˈdʒɪɹz/ (the capital of Algeria) :: Argel {m}
alginate {n} (any salt or ester of alginic acid) :: alginato {m}
algolagnia {n} /alɡə(ʊ)ˈlaɡnɪə/ (Physical condition) :: algolagnia
algologist {n} (one who studies algology) :: algólogo {m}
algology {n} (branch of botany dealing with algae) :: algología {f}, ficología {f}
algometry {n} (measurement of pain) :: algometría {f}
algophilia {n} (pleasure from experiencing pain) :: algofilia {f}, masoquismo {m}
algorithm {n} /ˈælɡəɹɪðəm/ (well-defined procedure) :: algoritmo {m}
algorithmic {adj} /ˌælɡəˈɹɪðmɪk/ (relating to an algorithm) :: algorítmico
Alhambra {prop} (palace in Granada, Spain) :: Alhambra {f}
alias {n} /ˈeɪ.li.əs/ (another name; an assumed name) :: alias {m}, seudónimo {m}, sobrenombre {m}, apodo {m}
alibi {n} /ˈæl.ə.baɪ/ (criminal legal defense) :: coartada {f}
Alicante {prop} (city in Spain) :: Alicante
Alice {prop} /ˈæl.ɪs/ (female given name) :: Alicia {f}
Alice in Wonderland {adj} (as in a surreal fairy tale) :: de Alicia en el mundo de maravillas
a lie has no legs {proverb} (you can't get away with a lie) :: antes se coge al mentiroso que al cojo, la mentira tiene patas cortas [Argentina]
alien {n} /ˈeɪ.li.ən/ (person, etc. from outside) :: desconocido {m}, desconocida {f}, advena
alien {n} (foreigner) :: extranjero {m}, extranjera {f}
alien {n} (life form of non-Earth origin) :: extraterrestre, alienígena
alien {adj} (not belonging to the same country) :: alienígena
alien {adj} (very unfamiliar, strange) :: ajeno, alienígeno
alien {adj} (pertaining to extraterrestrial life) :: alienígena, extraterrestre
alienate {v} /ˈeɪ.li.ə.neɪt/ (to convey or transfer) :: alienar, enajenar
alienate {v} (to estrange) :: alienar
alienated {adj} (isolated, excluded or estranged) :: alienado
alienation {n} /ˌeɪli.əˈneɪʃən/ (the act of alienating) :: alienación {f}
alienation {n} (the state of being alienated) :: alienación {f}
alienation {n} (emotional isolation or dissociation) :: alienación {f}
alienism {n} (foreignism) SEE: foreignism ::
alienist {n} (psychiatrist) SEE: psychiatrist ::
alienist {n} (psychologist) SEE: psychologist ::
alight {v} /əˈlaɪt/ (to spring down, get down, or descend) :: bajarse, apearse
alight {v} (to descend and settle, lodge, rest, or stop) :: posarse, aterrizar
align {v} /əˈlaɪn/ (To form in line; to fall into line) :: alinearse
align {v} (To adjust or form to a line) :: alinear
align {v} (To adhere oneself with a group or a way of thinking) :: alinearse, adherirse, ingresar
align {v} (To align sequences) :: alinear
alignment {n} /əˈɫaɪnmənt/ (arrangement of items in a line) :: alineación {f}
alignment {n} (process of adjusting a mechanism such that its parts are aligned) :: alineamiento {m}
alignment {n} (a way of arranging DNA, RNA or protein sequences) :: alineamiento {m}
alignment {n} :: alineamiento {m}, alineación {f}
aligot {n} (a potato and cheese dish from Auvergne) :: aligot {m}
alike {adj} /əˈlaɪk/ (having resemblance; similar) :: igual, semejante, parecido
alike {adv} (tn the same manner, form, or degree; equally) :: igualmente
alimentary {adj} /ˈa.lɪ.mən.təɹ.i/ (relating to food or nutrition) :: alimenticio, alimentario
alimentary canal {n} (digestive tract) SEE: digestive tract ::
alimony {n} /ˈæ.lɪ.moʊ.ni/ (a court-enforced allowance) :: pensión (alimenticia) {f}
aliphatic {adj} /ælɪˈfætɪk/ (organic chemistry: having carbon atoms arranged in an open chain) :: alifático
aliquot {adj} /ˈæ.lɪ.kwɒt/ (contained an integral number of times) :: alícuota, parte alícuota
aliquot {n} (portion) :: alícuota {f}
Alita {prop} (female given name) :: Alita
a little {adv} (to a small extent or degree) :: un poco, un poquito
a little bird told me {phrase} (idiomatic) :: un pajarito me lo contó, un pajarito me dijo
alive {adj} /əˈlaɪv/ (having life) :: vivo, viviente
alive and kicking {adj} (healthy, especially in opposition to other circumstances) :: vivito y coleando, vivo y coleando
aliyah {n} /əliːˈjɑː/ (immigration of Jews into Israel) :: aliyá {f}, aliá {f}
aljamiado {n} (non-Semitic language written in Arabic letters) :: aljamía {f}, aljamiado {m}
Al Jazeera {prop} /æl dʒəˈziːɹə/ (Arabic satellite TV news channel) :: Al-Yazira {f}
alkali {n} /ˈæl.kə.laɪ/ (class of caustic bases) :: álcali {m}
alkalimeter {n} (device) :: alcalímetro {m}
alkalimetry {n} (process of determining the strength of an alkali) :: alcalimetría {f}
alkaline {adj} /ˈæl.kə.laɪn/ (of or relating to an alkali) :: alcalino
alkaline {adj} (having a pH greater than 7) :: alcalino
alkaline earth metal {n} (any element of group II of the periodic table) :: metal alcalinotérreo
alkalinity {n} (state of being alkaline) :: alcalinidad {f}
alkaloid {n} /ˈæl.kə.lɔɪd/ (organic heterocyclic base) :: alcaloide {m}
alkalosis {n} /æl.kəˈləʊ̯sɪs/ (abnormally increased alkalinity in the blood) :: alcalosis {f}
alkane {n} /ˈæl.keɪn/ (saturated hydrocarbon of formula CnH2n+2) :: alcano
alkekengi {n} (bladder cherry) SEE: bladder cherry ::
alkene {n} (unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon with one or more carbon–carbon double bonds) :: alqueno {m}
alkoxide {n} (alcohol-derived compound formed by replacing a hydrogen atom with another cationic species) :: alcóxido {m}
alkyl {n} (univalent radical of the general formula CnH2n+1) :: alquilo {m}
alkyne {n} (hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon-carbon triple bond) :: alquino {m}
all {determiner} /ɔːl/ (every individual of the given class) :: todos {m}, todas {f}
all {determiner} (throughout the whole of (a stated period of time)) :: todo {m}, toda {f}
all {adv} (intensifier) :: todo
all {n} (everything possible) :: todo {m}
all {pron} (everyone) SEE: everyone ::
all {pron} (everything) SEE: everything ::
Allah {prop} /əˈlɑː/ (God, in Islam) :: Alá {m}
all along {adv} (duration) :: todo el tiempo, desde el inicio
all and sundry {pron} (all; everyone) :: propios y extraños
allantoid {adj} (sausage shaped) :: alantoideo
allantoin {n} (a diureide of glyoxylic acid) :: alantoína {f}
allative {n} /ˈælətɪv/ (allative case) :: alativo {m}
allative case {n} (case used to indicate movement onto, or to the adjacency of something) :: caso alativo {m}
allay {v} /əˈleɪ/ (To make quiet or put at rest) :: aquietar, calmar
allay {v} (To alleviate) :: aliviar, mitigar
all bark and no bite {adj} (full of big talk) :: mucho ruido y pocas nueces
all bark and no bite {adj} (making cutting remarks, but having a gentle personality underneath) :: perro ladrador, poco mordedor
all but {adv} (very nearly) :: casi
all cats are gray at night {proverb} (all cats are grey in the dark) SEE: all cats are grey in the dark ::
all cats are grey in the dark {proverb} (proverb) :: a la luz de la vela, no hay mujer fea (no woman is ugly by candlelight), de noche todos los gatos son pardos
all-clear {n} (A sign or signal indicating that a hindrance or danger is clear) :: fin de la alerta {m}
all day {adv} (the entire day) :: todo el día
all ears {adj} (listening intensely) :: todo oídos
all ears {adj} (awaiting explanation) :: escucho
allegate {v} (allege) SEE: allege ::
allegation {n} /ˌæl.ɪˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ (an assertion or accusation) :: alegato {m}, acusación {f}
allege {v} /əˈlɛdʒ/ (to state under oath) :: afirmar
allege {v} (assert without proof) :: alegar
alleged {adj} /əˈlɛdʒd/ (asserted) :: supuesto
alleged {adj} (supposed) :: supuesto
allegedly {adv} (according to someone's allegation) :: supuestamente, dizque
allegement {n} (allegation) SEE: allegation ::
allegiance {n} /əˈliː.dʒəns/ (loyalty to some cause, nation or ruler) :: fidelidad {f}, lealtad {f}
allegorical {adj} /ˌæl.ɪˈɡɔɹ.ɪ.kəl/ (of, relating to, or containing allegory) :: alegórico
allegorically {adv} /æl.əˈɡɒɹ.ɪk.(ə.)li/ (in an allegorical manner) :: alegóricamente
allegory {n} /ˈæl.ɘˌɡoʊɹ.i/ (the representation of abstract principles) :: alegoría {f}
allegory {n} (communication using such representation) :: alegoría {f}
allegory {n} (symbolic representation) :: alegoría {f}
allele {n} /əˈ.liː.l/ (variant of a gene) :: alelo {m}
allelomorph {n} (allele) SEE: allele ::
alleluia {n} (liturgical form of hallelujah) :: aleluya {f}
all-embracing {adj} :: omnímodo
allene {n} (any of a class of hydrocarbons) :: aleno {m}
allene {n} (derivative of such hydrocarbons) :: aleno {m}
allergen {n} (substance) :: alérgeno {m}
allergic {adj} /ə.ˈlɝ.dʒɪk/ (pertaining to allergy) :: alérgico
allergic {adj} (having an allergy) :: alérgico
allergology {n} (the study of the causes and treatment of allergies) :: alergología {f}
allergy {n} /ˈæl.ɚ.dʒi/ (disorder of the immune system) :: alergia {f}
allergy {n} (hypersensitivity) :: alergia {f}
alleviate {v} /əˈli.vi.eɪt/ (make less severe) :: aliviar, mitigar, paliar
alleviation {n} /əˌliːviˈeɪʃən/ (alleviation) :: alivio {m}
alley {n} /ˈæ.li/ (narrow street) :: callejón {m}, callejuela, calleja
All Fools' Day {n} (April Fools' Day) SEE: April Fools' Day ::
All Hallows' Day {prop} (All Saints' Day) SEE: All Saints' Day ::
all hands on deck {interj} (order) :: todos manos a la obra
all hell breaks loose {v} (the situation becomes chaotic) :: todo se fue al demonio, se arma la gorda [Mexico]
alliance {n} /əˈlaɪ.əns/ (state of being allied) :: alianza
allicin {n} (organic compound) :: alicina {f}
allied {adj} /əˈlaɪd/ (joined as allies) :: aliado
alligator {n} /ˈæl.ɪ.ɡeɪ.tə/ (large amphibious reptile of genus Alligator) :: aligátor {m}, aligator {m}, caimán {m}
all in a day's work {adj} (a nonchalant dismissal of a significant accomplishment.) :: gajes del oficio, pan nuestro de cada día {m}
all in good time {adv} ((set phrase) One should be patient.) :: a la corta o a la larga, el tiempo todo lo alcanza
alliteration {n} /əˌlɪtəˈɹeɪʃən/ (the repetition of consonants) :: aliteración {f}
all kidding aside {adv} (idiom, speech act) :: bromas aparte, en serio, fuera de joda
allo- {prefix} (different) :: alo-
allo- {prefix} (isomeric) :: alo-
allocate {v} /ˈæl.ə.keɪt/ (to set aside for a purpose) :: asignar, adjudicar
allocation {n} (The process or procedure for allocating things, especially money or other resources.) :: asignación {f}, distribución {f}, reparto {m}
allochthonous {adj} /ə.ˈlɒk.θə.nəs/ (originating in a place other than where it is found) :: alóctono
allochthonous {adj} (geology: being far from the place of formation) :: alóctono {m}
allodial {adj} (owned freely and clear of any encumbrances) :: alodial
allodium {n} (freehold land or property) :: alodio {m}
all of a sudden {adv} /ˌɔl əv ə ˈsʌdən/ (colloquial: suddenly, see also: suddenly) :: de repente, súbitamente, de pronto, de golpe, de golpe y porrazo, de buenas a primeras, al primer envite
all of the sudden {adv} (all of a sudden) SEE: all of a sudden ::
allogamy {n} (fertilization) :: alogamia {f}
allomorph {n} /ˈæl.oʊ.mɔɹf/ (phonological representation of a morpheme) :: alomorfo {m}
allopatric {adj} (geographically isolated) :: alopátrico
allophone {n} /ˈæləˌfoʊn/ (alternative pronunciation for a phoneme) :: alófono {m}
allophone {n} (person whose mother tongue is neither English nor French) :: alófono {m}, alófona {f}
allophone {adj} (of a language neither English nor French) :: alófono
allose {n} (epimer of glucose) :: alosa {f}
allot {v} /əˈlɑt/ (to distribute) :: repartir
allot {v} (to assign) :: asignar
allotment {n} /əˈlɔt.mɛnt/ (act) :: asignación {f}
allotment {n} (that which is alloted) :: reparto {m}, asignación {f}
allotrope {n} /ˈæ.lə.tɹəʊp/ (element form of different molecular structure to another form of the same element) :: alótropo {m}
allotroph {n} (heterotroph) SEE: heterotroph ::
allotropic {adj} (of an element that exhibits allotropy) :: alotrópico
allotropical {adj} (allotropic) SEE: allotropic ::
allotropism {n} (elemental property) SEE: allotropy ::
allotropy {n} (having multiple atomic structures) :: alotropía {f}
all-out {adj} (using every available means) :: sin cuartel
all over the place {prep} (In multiple directions or locations, often haphazardly; everywhere.) :: desperdigado, [sin] patrón
allow {v} /əˈlaʊ/ (to grant, give, admit, accord, afford, or yield; to let one have) :: dejar, permitir, conceder
allow {v} (to permit) :: permitir
allow {v} (to let something happen, to admit, to concede) :: permitir
allowance {n} /əˈlaʊəns/ (abatement; deduction; the taking into account of mitigating circumstances) :: paga {f}
allowance {n} (a child's allowance; pocket money) SEE: pocket money ::
allowedly {adv} (admittedly) SEE: admittedly ::
alloy {n} /ˈæ.lɔɪ/ (metal combined of more elements) :: aleación {f}
all right {adj} /ˌɔːlˈɹaɪt/ (good) :: bien
all right {interj} (Used to affirm, indicate agreement, or consent ) :: de acuerdo, muy bien, ándale [Mexico], dale [Argentina, Paraguay, Venezuela], listo [Colombia], okey [Latin America], sale y vale [Mexico], 'tá [Uruguay], vale [specially Spain], ya [Chile]
all rights reserved {phrase} (copyright notice formula) :: reservados todos los derechos, todos los derechos reservados
all roads lead to Rome {proverb} (different paths can take to the same goal) :: todos los caminos llevan a Roma, todos los caminos conducen a Roma
All Saints Day {prop} (All Saints Day) SEE: All Saints' Day ::
All Saints' Day {prop} (feast day) :: Día de Todos los Santos {m}
all's fair in love and war {proverb} (unpleasant behavior is acceptable during love and conflict) :: en la guerra y en el amor todo vale
All Souls' Day {prop} (Christian feast day) :: Día de Muertos {m}, Conmemoración de los Fieles Difuntos {f}, Día de los Difuntos {m}
allspice {n} (spice) :: pimienta de Jamaica {f}
all's well that ends well {proverb} (A happy ending makes up for everything that has gone before...) :: bien está lo que bien acaba, a buen fin no hay mal tiempo, a buen fin no hay mal principio
all talk and no action {n} (idiom) :: mucho hablar y poco hacer, mucho ruido y pocas nueces
all-terrain {adj} (suited to various types of terrain) :: todoterreno
all that glitters is not gold {proverb} (things that appear valuable or worthwhile might not actually be so) :: no es oro todo lo que reluce
all the more {adv} (even more) :: más, si cabe, máxime
all the time {adv} (always) :: todo el tiempo
all things being equal {adv} (without considering external factors) :: si todo sigue igual, siendo todo lo demás igual, en igualdad de circunstancias, siempre que las demás condiciones no varíen, permaneciendo invariables los demás datos
all things come to those who wait {proverb} (good things come to those who wait) SEE: good things come to those who wait ::
all thumbs {adj} (clumsy (idiom)) :: torpe
all too {adv} (way too) SEE: way too ::
allude {v} /əˈluːd/ (refer to something indirectly or by suggestion) :: aludir, referirse
allure {n} /əˈl(j)ʊɚ/ (the power to attract, entice; the quality causing attraction) :: encanto {m}, fascinación {f}, atractivo {f}
allure {v} (to attempt to draw) :: atraer, cautivar
alluring {adj} /ɚˈluɚ.ɹɪŋ/ (having to power to allure) :: encantador
allusion {n} /əˈlu.ʒən/ (indirect reference, hint) :: alusión
allusive {adj} /əˈluː.sɪv/ (containing or making use of allusions) :: alusivo
alluvial {adj} /əˈluː.vi.əl/ (pertaining to the soil deposited by a stream) :: aluvial, aluvional
alluvial {n} (deposition of sediment) SEE: alluvium ::
alluvial fan {n} (cone-shaped heap of alluvium) :: abanico aluvial {m}, cono de deyección {m}
alluvial plain {n} (plain formed by deposition of sediment of a river) :: llanura alivial {f}, vega {f}, llanura de inundación {f}
alluvium {n} (deposited material) :: aluvión {m}
ally {v} /ˈæl.aɪ/ (to unite by agreement) :: aliarse, unirse en
ally {n} (one united to another by treaty or league) :: aliado {m}
allyl {n} (organic radical) :: alilo {m}
allyl alcohol {n} :: alcohol alílico {m}
allylic {adj} /əˈlɪlɪk/ (containing an allyl group) :: alílico
all-you-can-eat {adj} (offering unlimited food to a diner at a restaurant) :: buffet libre {m}, bufet libre {m}, bufé libre {m}
Alma {prop} (female given name) :: Alma
almagest {n} :: Almagesto {m}
almagra {n} (a deep red ochre found in Spain) :: almagre {m}
almanac {n} /ˈɔl.mə.næk/ (book or table listing astronomical, nautical or other events for the year) :: almanaque {m}
almandine {n} /ˈal.mən.dʌɪn/ (mineral) :: almandino {m}
Almaty {prop} (Astana) SEE: Astana ::
Almaty {prop} (city) :: Almatý
Almería {prop} /ˌælməˈɹiː.jə/ (Spanish city) :: Almería {f}
almighty {adj} /ɔːlˈmaɪti/ (unlimited in might) :: omnipotente, todopoderoso
Almighty {prop} (God, the supreme being) :: Todopoderoso {m}
Almodovarian {adj} :: almodovariano
almogavar {n} (light footsoldier during the Reconquista) :: almogávar {m}
Almohad {adj} :: almohade {m}
almond {n} /ˈɑː(l).mənd/ (nut) :: almendra {f}
almond {n} (tree) :: almendro {m}
almond milk {n} (milky liquid from almonds) :: leche de almendra {f}
almond paste {n} (paste made from ground almonds and sugar in equal quantities) :: pasta de almendra {f}
almond tree {n} (Prunus dulcis) :: almendro {m}
Almoravid {n} :: almorávide {m}
almost {adv} /ˈɔl.moʊst/ (very close to) :: casi, por poco
almost doesn't count {proverb} (near success (or correctness) is not deemed success (or correctness)) SEE: close, but no cigar ::
almost everywhere {adv} (everywhere except at a set of measure zero) :: casi en todas partes
alms {n} /ɑmz/ (something given to the poor as charity) :: limosna {f}, caridad {f}
almucantar {n} /ælməˈkæntə/ (small circle on the celestial sphere) :: almicantarat {m}
aloe {n} /ˈæ.loʊ/ (plant of the genus Aloe) :: áloe {m}, aloe {m}
aloe vera {n} /ˈæ.loʊ ˈvɛ.ɹə/ (Aloe vera) :: aloe vera {m}
aloha {interj} (hello) SEE: hello ::
aloha {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye ::
aloin {n} /ˈæloʊ.ɪn/ (glycoside derivative) :: aloína {f}
alone {adj} /əˈloʊn/ (by oneself) :: solo, asolas
alone {adv} (by oneself) :: solo
alone {adv} (without outside help) :: solo
along {prep} /əˈlɔŋ/ (by the length of; in a line with the length of; lengthwise next to) :: a lo largo, a lo largo de
along {prep} (in a line with, with a progressive motion on; onward on; forward on) :: por
along {adv} (onward, forward) :: a lo largo de
alongside {adv} /ə.lɔŋˈsaɪd/ (along the side; by the side; side by side with) :: al costado, al lado
alongside {prep} (together with or at the same time) :: junto a, al lado de
along with {conj} (in addition to) :: junto con
aloof {adv} /əˈluːf/ (at or from a distance) :: apartado, distante
aloof {adv} (without sympathy) :: sin compasión
aloof {adj} (reserved and remote; either physically or emotionally distant) :: alejado, reservado, distante
aloofness {n} (the state of being aloof) :: reserva {f}, actitud distante {f}
alopecia {n} /æloʊˈpiː.ʃ(i)ə/ (pathology: deficiency of the hair) :: alopecia {f}
alopecia {n} (medicine: loss of hair) :: alopecia {f}
alopecia {n} (baldness) SEE: baldness ::
a lot {n} /əˈlɒt/ (a large amount) :: un montón {m} [colloquial, countable]
a lot {n} (many things) :: mucho
a lot {adv} (very much) :: mucho, un montón [colloquial], una barbaridad [colloquial], cosa mala [colloquial]
a lot {adv} (often) :: frecuentemente
aloud {adv} /əˈlaʊd/ (loudly) :: en voz alta
aloud {adv} (audibly, not silent) :: en voz alta, de viva voz
alpaca {n} /ælˈpækə/ (camelid animal of the Andes) :: alpaca {f}
alpha {n} /ˈælfə/ (name of the letter Α, α) :: alfa
alphabet {n} /ˈæl.fə.bɛt/ (an ordered set of letters used in a language) :: alfabeto {m}, abecedario {m}
alphabetic {adj} (alphabetical) SEE: alphabetical ::
alphabetical {adj} /ˌæl.fəˈbɛt.ɪ.kəl/ (pertaining to the alphabet) :: alfabético
alphabetical {adj} (in the sequence of the letters of the alphabet) :: alfabético
alphabetically {adv} (in an alphabetical manner) :: alfabéticamente
alphabetically {adv} (arranged in the sequence of the alphabet) :: alfabéticamente
alphabetical order {n} (the sequence of a collection of items) :: orden alfabético {m}
alphabetism {n} (form of discrimination) :: alfabetismo {m}
alphabetize {v} (to arrange alphabetically) :: alfabetizar, poner en orden alfabético
Alpha Centauri {prop} (brightest star in the southern constellation of Centaurus) :: Alfa Centauri
alpha helix {n} (secondary structure found in many proteins) :: hélice alfa {f}
alpha male {n} (dominant male animal) :: macho alfa {m}
alphanumeric {adj} /ˌæl.fə.n(j)uːˈmɛ.ɹɪk/ (consisting of letters and numbers) :: alfanumérico
alphanumerical {adj} (alphanumeric) SEE: alphanumeric ::
alpha ray {n} (stream of alpha particles) :: rayo alfa {m}
alphasyllabary {n} (an alphasyllabary) :: alfasilabario {m}
alpha wave {n} (electrical signal produced by the brain) :: onda alfa {f}
Alphecca {prop} (binary star of Corona Borealis) :: Alphecca
alphorn {n} /ˈalp.hɔːn/ (musical instrument) :: trompa de los Alpes {f}, alforn
Alpine {adj} /ˈæl.paɪn/ (Relating to the Alps) :: alpino
alpine chough {n} /ˈalpaɪnˈtʃʌf/ (alpine chough) :: chova piquigualda {f}
alpinist {n} (mountain climber) SEE: mountaineer ::
alprazolam {n} /ælˈpɹeɪzəʊlæm/ (drug) :: alprazolam {m}
Alps {prop} /ælps/ (a mountain range in Western Europe) :: Alpes {m-p}
al-Qaeda {prop} /ɒl ˈkaɪdə/ (The global network of militant Islamic extremists.) :: Al Qaida
al-Quds {prop} (Jerusalem) SEE: Jerusalem ::
already {adv} /ɔːlˈɹɛdi/ (prior to some time) :: ya
already {adv} (so soon) :: ya
already {adv} (used to emphasize impatience or express exasperation) :: ya
Alsace {prop} /ælˈseɪs/ (region on the west bank of the upper Rhine) :: Alsacia {f}
Alsatian {adj} /ælˈseɪʃən/ (of or relating to Alsace) :: alsaciano
Alsatian {n} (person from Alsace) :: alsaciano
Alsatian {prop} (language of Alsace) :: alsaciano
also {adv} /ˈɔl.soʊ/ (in addition; besides; as well; further; too) :: también, además
also known as {adv} (used to introduce an alternative name) SEE: AKA ::
Altaic {adj} /ælˈteɪ.ɪk/ (pertaining to the group of languages) :: altaico
Altair {prop} (star) :: Altair
Altai Republic {prop} (federal subject of Russia) :: República de Altái {f}
altar {n} /ˈɔːl.tə/ (flat-topped structure used for religious rites) :: altar {m}
altar boy {n} (A boy serving as an acolyte) :: monaguillo {m}
alter {v} /ˈɔːl.tə/ (to change the form or structure of) :: alterar, cambiar, modificar
alterability {n} (property of being alterable) :: alterabilidad {f}
alteration {n} /ɔl.tɚˈeɪ.ʃən/ (the act of altering or making different) :: alteración {f}, cambio {m}, modificación {f}
alteration {n} (the state of being altered) :: alteración
altercation {n} /ɔl.tɚˈkeɪ.ʃən/ (dispute) :: disputa {f}, altercado {m}
altered {adj} /ˈɔːl.təd/ (having been changed) :: alterado
alter ego {n} (alternate personality or persona) :: alter ego {m}, otro yo {m}
alterity {n} (otherness) :: alteridad {f}
alternate {adj} /ˈɔl.tɚ.nət/ (being or succeeding by turns) :: alterno
alternate {adj} (other; alternative) :: alterno
alternate {n} (substitute) :: sustituta {f}, sustituto {m}
alternate {v} (to perform by turns) :: alternar
alternate {v} (to happen, succeed, or act by turns) :: alternar
alternately {adv} /ˈɔl.tɚ.nət.li/ (succeding by turns) :: alternativamente, por turno
alternate universe {n} (hypothetical world) SEE: parallel universe ::
alternating {adj} (such that it alternates) :: alternante, alterno, alternativo
alternating current {n} (electric current that reverses direction periodically) :: corriente alterna {f}
alternation {n} (ablaut) SEE: ablaut ::
alternation {n} /ˈɔːl.tɚˌneɪ.ʃən/ (alternate succession) :: alternancia {f}, rotación {f}
alternation of generations {n} (metagenesis) :: alternancia de generaciones {f}
alternative {adj} /ˌɒlˈtɜːnətɪv/ (Relating to a choice) :: alternativo
alternative {n} (a situation which allows a choice between two or more possibilities) :: alternativo {m}
alternative {n} (one of several things which can be chosen) :: alternativa {f}
alternative dispute resolution {n} (resolution of a dispute through negotiation or similar means) :: alternativa de resolución de conflictos {f}
alternative fact {n} (politically expedient assertion) :: verdad alterna {f}
alternatively {adv} (in an alternative way) :: si no, en lugar de
alternative medicine {n} (any of various medical methods and practices used in place of conventional medicine) :: medicina alternativa {f}
alternator {n} (an electric generator which produces alternating current) :: alternador {m}
althorn {n} (saxophone) :: trombón alto {m}
although {conj} /ɔlˈðoʊ/ (in spite of the fact that) :: aunque, a pesar de
although {conj} (but) :: aunque
altimeter {n} (an apparatus for measuring altitude) :: altímetro {m}
altimetric {adj} (pertaining to altimetry) :: altimétrico
altitude {n} /ˈælt.ɪˌtuːd/ (absolute height) :: altitud {p}
altitude {n} (distance measured upwards) :: altura {f}
altitude sickness {n} (oxygen deficiency at high altitudes) :: mal de montaña {m}, soroche {m}, puna {f}
alto {n} /ˈæl.toʊ/ (musical part) :: alto {m} {f}, contralto {m} {f}
altocumulus {n} (cloud) :: altocúmulo {m}
altogether {adv} /ɔl.tuˈɡɛð.ɚ/ (without exception; wholly; completely) :: totalmente, completamente
altogether {adv} (on the whole; everything considered) :: en general, en suma
alto saxophone {n} (saxophone smaller than tenor) :: saxofón alto {m}
altostratus {n} (cloud type) :: altostrato {m}
altrose {n} (aldohexose epimeric with mannose) :: altrosa {f}
altruism {n} (policy that benefits others' interests) :: altruismo {m}
altruist {n} (person imbued with altruism) :: altruista {m} {f}
altruistic {adj} /ˌæl.tɹuˈɪs.tɪk/ (regardful of others; beneficent; unselfish) :: altruista
alum {n} /ˈal.əm/ (chemistry: double sulfate) :: alumbre {m}
alum {v} (To steep in, or otherwise impregnate with, a solution of alum; to treat with alum.) :: alumbrar
aluminite {n} (a hydrous aluminium sulfate mineral) :: aluminita {f}
aluminium {n} /ˌæl.(j)uˈmɪn.i.əm/ (silvery metal) :: aluminio {m}
aluminium foil {n} (very thin, pliable, eaily torn sheet of aluminium) :: papel aluminio {m}, papel plata
aluminium oxide {n} (alumina, Al2O3) :: óxido de aluminio {m}
aluminium paper {n} (aluminium foil) SEE: aluminium foil ::
aluminosilicate {n} (any silicate mineral in which some Si4+ ions are replaced by Al3+) :: aluminosilicato {m}
aluminous {adj} (of or pertaining to alumina or alum) :: aluminoso
aluminum {n} (aluminium) SEE: aluminium ::
alumna {n} /əˈlʌmnə/ (a student) :: estudiante
alumnus {n} /əˈlʌmnəs/ (a male pupil or student) :: alumno
alumnus {n} (a male graduate) :: exalumno, egresado
alunite {n} (mineral) :: alunita {f}
alveolar {adj} /æl.ˈvi.ə.lɚ/ (of or relating to the alvelous) :: alveolar
alveolar {adj} (relating to the jaw ridge) :: alveolar
alveolar {adj} (relating to the alveoli) :: alveolar
alveolar {adj} (formed with the tongue touching or approaching the ridge behind the upper teeth) :: alveolar
alveolar ridge {n} (ridge that forms the borders of the maxilla and the mandible) :: cresta alveolar {f}
alveolus {n} (anatomical structure that has the form of a hollow cavity) :: alvéolo {m}, alveolo {m}
alveolus {n} (small air sac in the lungs) :: alvéolo {m}, alveolo {m}
always {adv} /ˈɔl.weɪz/ (at all times) :: siempre
always {adv} (constantly during a certain period, or regularly at stated intervals) :: siempre
Alzheimer's disease {n} /ˈɑːltshaɪmə(ɹ)z/ (mental disorder from brain tissue changes) :: enfermedad de Alzheimer {f}, alzheimer {m}, alzhéimer {m}
a.m. {adv} (before noon) :: a. m., de la mañana
AM {initialism} (before noon) :: AM
Amadeus {prop} (male given name) :: Amadeo {m}
amalgam {n} /əˈmæl.ɡəm/ (alloy) :: amalgama {f}
amalgam {n} (combination) :: amalgama {f}
amalgamate {v} /əˈmælɡəˌmeɪt/ (to combine or blend) :: amalgamar, fusionar, unir
amalgamate {v} (to make an alloy of mercury and another metal) :: amalgamar
amalgamate {v} (math: to combine free groups) :: amalgamar
Amalthea {prop} (goat or nymph who suckled Zeus) :: Amaltea {f}
Amanda {prop} /əˈmændə/ (female given name) :: Amanda
amanita {n} /ˌæməˈnaɪtə/ (mushroom of the genus Amanita) :: amanita {f}
amanuensis {n} (one employed to take dictation) :: amanuense {m}
amaranth {n} /ˈæməɹænθ/ (herb of the genus Amaranthus) :: amaranto {m}, bledo {m}, borlones {m}
amaranth {n} (purplish-red colour) :: amaranto {m}
amaretto {n} (a sweet almond-flavoured liqueur) :: amaretto {m}
amaretto {n} (a light cookie made with almonds.) :: amargo {m}, amarguillo {m}
amaryllis {n} /ˌæməˈɹɪlɪs/ (Amaryllis belladonna) :: amarilis {f}
amass {v} /əˈmæs/ (to collect into a mass or heap) :: amasar, acumular
Amaterasu {prop} (Japanese sun goddess) :: Amaterasu {f}
amateur {n} /ˈæ.mə.tɚ/ (person attached to a pursuit without pursuing it professionally) :: amateur {m} {f}, aficionado {m}
amateur {n} (someone unqualified) :: inadaptado {m}
amateurish {adj} /ˈæ.mə.tʃʊɚ.ɪʃ/ (reflecting the efforts of an amateur) :: amateur, inexperto, chapucero
amaurosis {n} (blindness that is accompanied by no obvious change to the eye) :: amaurosis {f}
amaxophobia {n} (fear of riding in a vehicle) :: amaxofobia {f}
amaze {v} /əˈmeɪz/ (to fill with surprise, astonish) :: pasmar, sorprender, asombrar
amazement {n} /əˈmeɪz.mənt/ (the condition of being amazed; overwhelming wonder, as from surprise, sudden fear) :: asombro {m}, sorpresa {f}
amazing {adj} (very good) SEE: good ::
amazing {adj} /əˈmeɪzɪŋ/ (causing wonder and amazement) :: asombroso, sorprendente
amazingly {adv} (wonderfully) :: extraordinariamente
amazingly {adv} (difficult to believe) :: increíblemente
amazingly {adv} (to a wonder-inspiring extent) :: asombrosamente
amazon {n} /ˈæ.məˌzɑ.ːn/ (tall, strong, athletic woman) :: amazona {f}
Amazon {prop} /ˈæm.əˌzɑːn/ (river) :: Amazonas {m}
Amazonas {prop} (state of Brazil) :: Amazonas
Amazonas {prop} (department of Colombia) :: Amazonas
Amazonas {prop} (region of Peru) :: Amazonas
Amazonas {prop} (state of Venezuela) :: Amazonas
Amazonian {adj} /æməˈzoʊni.ən/ (having to do with the Amazon River) :: amazónico
Amazonian {adj} (of or relating to the Amazons) :: amazónico
Amazonian antshrike {n} (Thamnophilus amazonicus) :: batará amazónico
amazonite {n} /ˈæməzəˌnaɪt/ (gem) :: amazonita {f}
amazonstone {n} (amazonite) SEE: amazonite ::
amœba {n} (amoeba) SEE: amoeba ::
ambages {n} (indirect or roundabout ways of talking) SEE: circumlocution ::
amban {n} (provincial governor in a semi-independent territory under Chinese rule) :: amban {m}
ambassador {n} /æmˈbæs.ə.dɚ/ (minister) :: embajador {m}, embajadora {f}
ambassador {n} (representative) :: embajador {m}, embajadora {f}
ambassadress {n} (female ambassador) :: embajadora {f}
ambassadress {n} (wife of an ambassador) :: esposa de un embajador {f}
amber {n} /ˈæm.bɚ/ (fossil resin) :: ámbar {m}
amber {n} (colour) :: ámbar {m}
amber {n} (traffic light colour) :: ámbar {m}
amber {adj} (of a brownish yellow colour) :: ambarino, de color ámbar
amber {n} (ambergris) SEE: ambergris ::
ambergris {n} /ˈæm.bɚ.ɡɹɪs/ (waxy substance produced by sperm whales) :: ámbar gris {m}
ambiance {n} /ˈæm.bi.əns/ (particular mood or atmosphere of an environment) :: ambiente {f}, atmósfera {f}
ambidextrous {adj} /æm.bi.ˈdɛk.stɹəs/ (having equal ability in both hands) :: ambidextro, ambidiestro {m}
ambigram {n} (design that reads as the same word or phrase in two different orientations) :: ambigrama {m}
ambiguity {n} /æmbɪˈɡjuːɪti/ (something liable to more than one interpretation) :: ambigüedad {f}
ambiguous {adj} /æmˈbɪɡjuəs/ (open to multiple interpretations) :: ambiguo
ambiguous {adj} (vague and unclear) :: ambiguo
ambiguously {adv} (in an ambiguous manner) :: ambiguamente
ambit {n} (sphere or area of control and influence of something) :: ámbito {m}
ambit {n} (circuit, or a boundary around a property) :: ámbito
ambition {n} /æmˈbɪ.ʃən/ (desire) :: ambición {f}
ambition {n} (object of desire) :: ambición {f}
ambition {n} (desire for another person to achieve these things) :: ambición {f}
ambition {n} (personal quality) :: ambición {f}
ambitious {adj} /æmˈbɪʃ.əs/ (possessing, or controlled by, ambition) :: ambicioso
ambitious {adj} (strongly desirous) :: ambicioso
ambitiously {adv} (in an ambitious manner) :: ambiciosamente
ambivalence {n} (coexistence of opposing attitudes) :: ambivalencia {f}
ambivalence {n} (state of uncertainty) :: indecisión {f}
ambivalent {adj} /æmˈbɪv.ə.lənt/ (experiencing or expressing opposing feelings) :: ambivalente
amble {n} /ˈæm.bəl/ (an unhurried leisurely walk or stroll) :: deambular {m}, ambular
amble {v} (to stroll or walk slowly and leisurely) :: deambular, ambular
amblyopia {n} /æmblɪˈəʊpɪə/ (dimness or blurring of the eyesight) :: ambliopía {f}
ambo {n} /ˈæm.bəʊ/ (raised platform) :: ambón {m}
Ambrose {prop} (male given name) :: Ambrosio {m}
ambrosia {n} /æmˈbɹoʊʒə/ (food of gods or delicious foods) :: ambrosía {f}
ambulacral {adj} (pertaining to the ambulacrum) :: ambulacral
ambulance {n} /ˈæm.bjə.ləns/ (emergency vehicle) :: ambulancia {f}
ambulatory {adj} /ˈam.bjə.ləˌtɔ.ɹi/ (Of, relating to, or adapted to walking) :: ambulatorio
ambulatory {adj} (Performed on or involving an ambulatory patient or an outpatient) :: ambulatorio
ambulatory {n} (round walkway encircling the altar) :: deambulatorio {m}
ambulophobia {n} (fear of walking or standing) :: ambulofobia {f}
ambush {n} /ˈæm.bʊʃ/ (attack) :: emboscada {f}
ambush {n} :: emboscada, encerrona
ambush {v} (to station in ambush with a view to surprise an enemy) :: emboscar
ambush {v} (to attack by ambush; to waylay) :: emboscar
ameban {adj} (of, pertaining to, or resembling an amoeba) :: amebiano
Amelia {prop} /əˈmiːljə/ (female given name) :: Amelia {f}
ameliorate {v} /əˈmiːli.əɹeɪt/ (to make better) :: mejorar
amelioration {n} (act of making better) :: mejoría {f}, mejora {f}, mejoramiento {m}
amelioration {n} (improvement) :: mejora {f}
ameloblast {n} (epithelial cell) :: ameloblastina {f}
amelogenin {n} (protein) :: amelogenina {f}
amen {adv} /eɪˈmɛn/ (so be it) :: amén
amenable {adj} /əˈmɛn.ə.bəl/ (Willing to respond to persuasion or suggestions) :: receptivo, susceptible
amenable {adj} (Willing to comply with; agreeable) :: agradable [archaic]
amend {v} /əˈmɛnd/ (to make better) :: corregir, mejorar
amend {v} (to become better) :: mejorar
amend {v} (to make a formal alteration) :: enmendar
amendable {adj} (capable of being amended) :: enmendable
amendment {n} /ʌˈmɛnd.mənt/ (correction or addition to a law) :: enmienda {f}
amendment {n} (that which is added) :: enmienda {f}
amends {n} /ʌˈmɛnds/ (compensation for a loss or injury) :: compensación {f}, reparación {f}, desagravio {m}
amenity {n} /əˈmiːnəti/ (pleasantness) :: comodidad {f}, amenidad {f}
amenity {n} (something that makes life easier or more pleasant) :: comodidad {f}, amenidad {f}
amenity {n} (unit of community infrastructure) :: servicio {m}, servicio público {m}, infraestructura {f}, instalación
amenity {n} (convenience) SEE: convenience ::
amenorrhoea {n} /əˌmɛnəˈɹiːə/ (lack of a menstrual period) :: amenorrea {f}
amerce {v} (to make an exaction) SEE: punish ::
amerce {v} (to impose a fine on) SEE: fine ::
America {prop} (United States of America) SEE: United States of America ::
America {prop} (Americas) SEE: Americas ::
American {n} /əˈmɛɹɪkən/ (inhabitant of the Americas) :: americano {m}, americana {f}
American {n} (person born in, or a citizen of, the U.S.) :: estadounidense {m} {f}, estadunidense {m} {f}, norteamericano {m}, [colloquial] americano {m}
American {adj} (of or pertaining to the Americas) :: americano
American {adj} (of or pertaining to the U.S. or its culture) :: estadounidense, norteamericano
American aloe {n} (Agave americana) :: maguey {m}
American badger {n} (Taxidea taxus) :: tlalcoyote {m}
American bison {n} /əˈmɛɹɪkən ˈbaɪ̯sən/ (mammal) :: bisonte americano {m}
American bittern {n} (Botaurus lentiginosus) :: avetoro lentiginoso {m}
American black bear {n} (Ursus americanus) :: oso negro americano {m}
American black vulture {n} (black vulture) SEE: black vulture ::
American Bulldog {n} (American Bulldog) :: Bulldog Americano {m}
American Civil War {prop} (civil war in the United States (1861-1865)) :: Guerra de Secesión {f}, Guerra Civil estadounidense {f}
American eagle {n} (bald eagle) SEE: bald eagle ::
American English {prop} (English of the United States) :: inglés estadounidense {m}, inglés americano {m}
American football {n} (American football) :: fútbol americano {m}, fútbol estadounidense {m}
American Indian {n} (a member of some indigenous peoples of the Americas) SEE: Indian ::
Americanisation {n} (assimilation) :: americanización {f}
Americanism {n} (linguistic feature) :: americanismo {m}, angloamericanismo {m}
Americanization {n} (Americanisation) SEE: Americanisation ::
Americanize {v} (to make American) :: americanizar
American kestrel {n} (species) :: cernícalo {m}
americano {n} (drink made of espresso diluted with hot water) :: americano {m} [Mexico]
American Samoa {prop} /əˈmɛɹ.ɪ.kən səˈmoʊ.ə/ (US overseas territory in Oceania) :: Samoa Americana {f}
American Sign Language {prop} (language that uses hands, facial expressions, and other bodily behavior to communicate) :: lengua de señas americana {f}
American sweetgum {n} (deciduous tree) :: liquidámbar americano
American white birch {n} (Betula papyrifera) SEE: paper birch ::
Americas {prop} (North and South America) :: América {f}
americium {n} /ˌæməˈɹɪsiəm/ (chemical element with atomic number 95) :: americio {m}
Amerindian {n} (an American Indian) SEE: Indian ::
amethyst {n} /ˈæm.ə.θɪst/ (gem) :: amatista {f}
amethyst {n} (colour) :: amatista {f}
ametrine {n} (variety of quartz with zones of purple and yellow or orange) :: ametrino {m}, bolivianita {f}
Amharic {prop} /æmˈhæɹɪk/ (language) :: amárico
amiability {n} /eɪ.mi.ʌˈbɪl.ə.ti/ (cheerful and friendly disposition) :: amabilidad {f}, afabilidad {f}
amiable {adj} /ˈeɪ.mi.ə.bəl/ (friendly as an amiable temper or mood) :: amable, afable
amiable {adj} (possessing sweetness of disposition) :: amable, afable
amiably {adv} (in an amiable manner) :: amablemente
amianthus {n} (a type of asbestos with long, soft, thin fibers) :: amianto {m}
amicable {adj} /ˈæ.mɨ.kə.bəl/ (showing friendliness or goodwill) :: amigable, amistoso, cordial
amicable number {n} (number theory) :: números amigos {m-p}
amice {n} (hood, or cape with a hood, formerly worn by the clergy) :: amito {m}
amid {prep} /əˈmɪd/ (surrounded by) :: rodeado por, envuelto, entre
amide {n} /ˈeɪ.maɪd/ (organic chemistry: derivative of an oxoacid) :: amida {f}
amide {n} (ionic derivative of ammonia) :: amida {f}
amidine {n} (an organic compound derived from oxoacids) :: amidina
amidst {prep} /aˈmɪdst/ (in the midst or middle of; surrounded or encompassed by; among) :: en medio
amigo {n} (friend) SEE: friend ::
amine {n} /ˈæ.miːn/ (inorganic chemistry: functional group formally derived from ammonia) :: amina {f}
amine {n} (organic compound containing an amine functional group) :: amina {f}
amino {adj} /əˈminoʊ/ (relating to an amine) :: amino
amino {n} (the amine functional group) :: amino {m}
amino acid {n} (any organic compound containing amino and carboxylic acid) :: aminoácido {m}
amino acid {n} (any of the twenty α-amino acids) :: aminoácido {m}
aminoaciduria {n} (the presence of amino acids in the urine) :: aminoaciduria {f}
aminoacyl {n} (class of organic radicals) :: aminoacil {f}
aminobenzoate {n} (any salt or ester of aminobenzoic acid) :: aminobenzoato {m}
aminobenzoic acid {n} (any benzoic acid with an amino group) :: ácido aminobenzoico {m}
aminogram {n} :: aminograma {m}
aminotransferase {n} (transaminase) SEE: transaminase ::
amiodarone {n} (medicine used against arrhythmia) :: amiodarona {f}
Amish {adj} /ˈɑː.mɪʃ/ (relating to the Amish sect) :: amish
amiss {adj} (wrong) SEE: wrong ::
amiss {adj} /əˈmɪs/ (wrong (postpositive)) :: mal
a miss is as good as a mile {proverb} (failure remains a failure) SEE: close, but no cigar ::
a mite {adv} (to a small extent) SEE: a little ::
amitotic {adj} (pertaining to amitosis) :: amitótico
amity {n} /ˈæ.mɪ.ti/ (friendship) :: amistad {f}
am I under arrest {phrase} (am I under arrest?) :: ¿Me está arrestando? {m} {f}
Amman {prop} /ɑːˈmɑːn/ (the capital of Jordan) :: Amán, Ammán
ammeter {n} (device that measures an electric current) :: amperímetro {m}
ammonal {n} /ˈa.mə.nal/ (explosive) :: amonal {m}
ammonia {n} /əˈmoʊn.jə/ (the compound NH3) :: amoníaco {m}
ammoniac {adj} (relating to ammonia or possessing its properties) :: amoniacal
ammonite {n} (cephalopod) :: amonite {m}
ammonium {n} /əˈmoʊni.əm/ (univalent NH4+ cation) :: amonio {m}
ammunition {n} /ˌæmjuˈnɪʃən/ (articles used in charging firearms) :: munición {f}
amnesia {n} /ˌæmˈniʒə/ (loss of memory) :: amnesia {f}
amnesia {n} (forgetfulness) SEE: forgetfulness ::
amnesic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or suffering from amnesia) :: amnésico
amnesty {n} /ˈæm.nɪ.sti/ (act of the sovereign power) :: amnistía {f}
amnesty {v} (to grant a pardon (to a group)) :: amnistiar
amnicolist {n} /æmˈnɪkəlɪst/ :: costeño {m}, costero {m}, ribereño {m}, riberense {m}
amniocentesis {n} /ˌamnɪə(ʊ)sɛnˈtiːsɪs/ (procedure for obtaining amniotic fluid) :: amniocentesis {f}
amnion {n} /ˈæm.nɪ.ɑːn/ (a fetal membranes of reptiles, birds, and mammals, see also: amniotic sac) :: amnios {m}
amniotic {adj} /æmniˈɑːtɪk/ (pertaining to the amnion) :: amniótico
amniotic fluid {n} (fluid that surrounds a developing embryo or fetus) :: agua del amnios {f}
amniotic sac {n} (sac in which foetus develops, see also: amnion) :: saco amniótico {m}
amoeba {n} /əˈmiːbə/ (member of a genus of unicellular protozoa) :: ameba {f}
amoebiasis {n} (disease caused by parasitic protozoan) :: amebiasis {f}
amoebic {adj} /əˈmiːbɪk/ (relating to an amoeba) :: amebiano
amoebic dysentery {n} (amoebiasis) SEE: amoebiasis ::
amok {adv} /əˈmɒk/ (in a frenzy of violence, or on a killing spree; berserk) :: desenfrenado {m}
among {prep} /əˈmʌŋ/ (mingling or intermixing) :: entre
among other things {adv} (inter alia) SEE: inter alia ::
amongst {prep} /əˈmʌŋst/ (Used to denote a mingling or intermixing) :: entre
amoral {adj} (of acts) :: amoral
amoral {adj} (of people) :: amoral
amorous {adj} /ˈæ.mɹəs/ (inclined to love) :: amoroso {m}, cariñoso {m}
amorous {adj} (indicating love or sexual desire) :: amoroso
amorous {adj} (affected with love) :: enamorado
amorously {adv} /ˈæ.mə.ɹəs.li/ (in an amorous manner) :: cariñosamente, amorosamente
amorphism {n} (an amorphous quality) :: amorfismo {m}
amorphous {adj} /əˈmɔɹfəs/ (lacking a definite form or clear shape) :: amorfo
amorphous {adj} (being without definite character or nature) :: amorfo
amorphous {adj} (physics: in the non-crystalline state of solid) :: amorfo
amortization {n} /ˌæmɚtəˈzeɪʃən/ (process of distributing asset cost) :: amortización {f}
amortize {v} /ˈæmɚtaɪz/ (decrease (debt) in installments) :: amortizar
Amos {prop} /ˈeɪ.məs/ (figure mentioned in the Old Testament) :: Amós
Amos {prop} (book of the Old Testament) :: Amós
amount {n} (number of elements in a set) SEE: number ::
amount {n} /əˈmaʊnt/ (total or sum of items) :: cantidad {f}, monto {m}, montante, importe
amount {n} (quantity or volume) :: cantidad, cuantía, monto, montante
amount {v} (to total or evaluate) :: equivaler
amoxicillin {n} /əˌmɑk.sɪˈsɪ.lɪn/ (antibiotic) :: amoxicilina {f}
Amoy {prop} (Xiamen) SEE: Xiamen ::
ampelographic {adj} (relating to ampelography) :: ampelográfico
ampelography {n} (science of grapevine cultivars) :: ampelografía {f}
amperage {n} (electric current) SEE: current ::
ampere {n} /ˈæmˌpɪər/ (unit of electrical current) :: amperio {m}, ampere {m}
ampersand {n} /ˈæm.pə(ɹ).sænd/ (the symbol &) :: y comercial {f}, et {m}
ampersat {n} (at sign) SEE: at sign ::
amphetamine {n} /æmˈfɛtəmin/ (amphetamine) :: anfetamina {f}
amphiarthrosis {n} (movable joint in which the surfaces of bones are connected by ligaments or cartilage) :: anfiartrosis {f}
amphibian {n} /æmˈfɪbɪən/ (vertebrate) :: anfibio {m}
amphibious {adj} /æmˈfɪbi.əs/ (capable of functioning on land or in water) :: anfibio
amphibole {n} (Any of a large group of similar hydrated double silicate minerals) :: anfíbol {m}
amphibologia {n} (ambiguity of grammatical structure) :: anfibología {f}
amphictyon {n} (deputee from the confederated states of Ancient Greece) :: anfictión
amphictyony {n} (religious cooperation among ancient Greek city-states) :: anfictionía {f}
amphipathic {adj} (of a molecule: having both hydrophobic and hydrophilic groups) :: anfipático
amphipod {n} /ˈam.fɪ.pɒd/ (member of order Amphipoda of small, shrimp-like crustaceans) :: anfípodo {m}
amphiprostyle {adj} (having columns at either end but not along the sides) :: anfipróstilo {m}
amphitheatre {n} /ˈæmfɪˌθiːətə/ (an open, outdoor theatre) :: anfiteatro {m}
amphora {n} /ˈæm.fə.ɹə/ (type of jar) :: cántaro {m}
amphoteric {adj} (having the characteristics of both an acid and a base) :: anfótero
ample {adj} /ˈæm.pəl/ (large; great in size) :: amplio, extenso
ample {adj} (fully sufficient; abundant) :: abundante, generoso
amplification {n} /ˌæmplɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ (result of amplifying) :: amplificación {f}
amplification {n} (in physics) :: amplificación {f}
amplification {n} (in electronics) :: amplificación {f}
amplification {n} (in genetics) :: amplificación {f}
amplifier {n} /ˈæm.plə.faɪ.ɚ/ (anything that amplifies) :: amplificador {m}, amplificadora {f}
amplifier {n} (appliance or circuit) :: amplificador {m}
amplify {v} /ˈæmp.lɪ.faɪ/ (render larger etc.) :: amplificar
amplify {v} (increase amplitude) :: amplificar
amplitude {n} /ˈæm.plɪ.tud/ (magnitude) :: amplitud {f}
amplitude {n} (maths: maximum absolute value) :: amplitud {f}
amplitude {n} (physics: maximum absolute value) :: amplitud {f}
amplitude modulation {n} (method of sending information) :: modulación de amplitud
amply {adv} /ˈæmp.li/ (in an ample manner) :: ampliamente, con creces
ampoule {n} /ˈæm.puːl/ (small glass vial hermetically sealed) :: ampolla {f}
ampulla of Vater {n} (swelling marking the union of the pancreatic duct and the common bile duct) :: ampolla de Vater {f}, ampolla hepatopancreática {f}, papila de Vater {f}
amputate {v} (To surgically remove a body part) :: amputar
amputation {n} (surgical removal of a limb) :: amputación {f}
Amritsar {prop} (city in India) :: Amritsar
Amsterdam {prop} /ˌæmstəˈdæm/ (capital of the Netherlands) :: Amsterdam {m}
Amsterdamer {n} (An inhabitant or a resident of Amsterdam) :: amsterdamés {m}, amsterdamesa {f}
Amu Darya {prop} /ˌɑːmuːˈdɑːɹɪə/ (river) :: Amu Daria {m}, Amu Darya {m}, Amu-Daria {m}, Amu-Darya {m}
amulet {n} /ˈæm.jə.lɪt/ (protective charm) :: amuleto {m}, talismán {m}
Amun {prop} (Egyptian wind deity) :: Amón {m}
Amur {prop} (the river between the Far East Russia and China) :: Amur {m}
amurca {n} (sediment in olive oil) :: amurca {f}, morga {f}, alpechín {m}, jámila {f}
amuse {v} /əˈmjuːz/ (to entertain or occupy in a pleasant manner) :: entretener, distraer
amuse {v} (to cause laughter) :: divertir
amusement {n} /əˈmjuzmənt/ (entertainment) :: divertimiento {m}, esparcimiento
amusement {n} (an activity that is entertaining or amusing) :: diversión {f}
amusement park {n} (commercially-operated collection of rides, games and other entertainment attractions) :: parque de diversiones {m}, parque de entretención {m}
amusing {adj} /əˈmjuːzɪŋ/ (entertaining) :: divertido {m}, entretenido {m} desopilante
amusing {adj} (funny) :: gracioso {m}
Amuzgo {n} :: amuzgo {m}, amuzga {f}
Amuzgo {prop} :: amuzgo
amygdala {n} /əˈmɪɡ.də.lə/ (region of the brain) :: amígdala {f}
amygdalin {n} (glycoside found in bitter almonds) :: amigdalina {f}
amyl alcohol {n} (any of the isomers of pentanol) :: alcohol amílico {m}
amylase {n} /ˈæmɪleɪs/ (enzyme, present in saliva, that breaks down carbohydrates such as starch) :: amilasa {f}
amyloid {adj} (containing or resembling starch) :: amiloideo
amyloid {adj} (turning blue-black) :: amiloideo
amyloidosis {n} (group of disorders) :: amiloidosis {f}
amylopectin {n} (insoluble form of starch) :: amilopectina {f}
amyloplast {n} (leucoplast responsible for the storage of amylopectin) :: amiloplasto {m}
amylose {n} (soluble form of starch) :: amilosa {f}
amylum {n} (amylum) SEE: starch ::
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis {n} (disease) :: esclerosis lateral amiotrófica {f}, ELA
amyotrophy {n} (atrophy of muscles) :: amiotrofia {f}
an {num} /æn/ (indefinite article) :: un {m}, una {f}
-an {suffix} (of or pertaining to) :: -ano {m}, -ana {f}
Anabaptism {n} /ænəˈbæptɪzm/ (doctrine of Anabaptists) :: anabaptismo {m}
Anabaptist {n} (member of radical wing of Christians during Reformation) :: anabaptista {m} {f}
Anabaptist {n} (member of present-day church) :: anabaptista {m} {f}
anabasine {n} (pyridine alkaloid) :: anabasina {f}
anabasis {n} /əˈnæbəsɪs/ (military march up-country) :: anábasis {f}
anabiosis {n} (state of suspended animation) :: anabiosis {f}
anabolic {adj} (relating to anabolism) :: anabólico
anabolism {n} (the constructive metabolism of the body) :: anabolismo {m}
anachronically {adv} (anachronistically) SEE: anachronistically ::
anachronism {n} /əˈnæ.kɹə.nɪ.z(ə)m/ (chronological mistake) :: anacronismo {m}, anacronía {f}
anachronism {n} (person or thing which seems to belong to a different time) :: anacronismo {m}, anacronía {f}
anachronistic {adj} /əˌnæk.ɹəˈnɪs.tɪk/ (erroneous in date) :: anacrónico
anachronistic {adj} (preferring past things and values) :: anacrónico {m}, anacrónica {f}
anachronistically {adv} /əˌnækɹəˈnɪstɪkli/ (in an anachronistic manner) :: anacrónicamente
anacoluthon {n} /ænəkəˈluːθɒn/ (intentional rhetorical structure) :: anacoluto {m}
anaconda {n} (any of various large nonvenomous snake of the genus Eunectes) :: anaconda
anacrusis {n} /anəˈkɹuːsɪs/ ((music) an unstressed note (or notes) before the first strong beat of a phrase) :: anacrusa {f}
anadiplosis {n} (a rhetorical device) :: anadiplosis {f}
anadromous {adj} /əˈnæd.ɹə.məs/ (of migratory fish) :: anádromo
Anadyr {prop} (city in Russia) :: Anádir {m}
anaerobic {adj} /ˌænəˈɹoʊbik/ (without oxygen) :: anaeróbico
anaesthesia {n} (anesthesia) SEE: anesthesia ::
anaesthetist {n} (anaesthetist) SEE: anesthesiologist ::
anagram {n} /ˈæ.nə.ɡɹæm/ (word or phrase created by rearranging letters from another word or phrase) :: anagrama {m}
anal {adj} /ˈeɪ.nəl/ (of, related to, intended for or involving the anus) :: anal
anal {adj} (of the stage in psychosexual development) :: anal
anal {adj} (of a person, compulsive and stubborn) :: fastidioso
anal beads {n} (sex toy) :: cuentas anales {f}
anal cleft {n} (groove between buttocks) SEE: gluteal cleft ::
analepsis {n} (form of flashback) :: analepsis {f}
anal fin {n} (fin on the underside of a fish) :: aleta anal {f}
analgesia {n} /ˌænəlˈdʒiːzɪə/ (absence of the sense of pain) :: analgesia {f}
analgesic {n} /ˌæn.l̩ˈdʒiː.zɪk/ (medicine that reduces pain) :: analgésico {m}
analgesic {adj} (of or relating to analgesia) :: analgésico {m}
analog {adj} /ˈæ.nə.lɔɡ/ (represented by a continuously variable physical quantity) :: analógico
analog {n} (structural derivative) :: análogo
analog clock {n} (clock that displays the time using hands) :: reloj analógico {m}
analogic {adj} (analogical) SEE: analogical ::
analogical {adj} :: analógico
analogically {adv} (in an analogical manner) :: análogamente
analogous {adj} /əˈnæl.ə.ɡəs/ (having analogy; corresponding to something else) :: análogo
analogously {adv} /əˈnæl.ə.ɡəs.li/ (in an analogous manner) :: análogamente
analogue {n} (analog) SEE: analog ::
analogy {n} /əˈnæləd͡ʒi/ (relationship of resemblance or equivalence) :: analogía {f}
analphabet {n} /ænˈælfəbɛt/ (person who does not know the letters of the alphabet, see also: illiterate) :: analfabeto {m}, analfabeta {f}
analphabetism {n} (analphabetism) :: analfabetismo {m}
anal sex {n} (sex involving the anus) :: sexo anal {m}
analysis {n} /əˈnælɪsɪs/ (decomposition into components in order to study) :: análisis {m}
analysis {n} (result of such process) :: análisis {m}
analysis {n} (in mathematics) :: análisis {m}
analysis {n} (chemistry: process of breaking down a substance or the result of this process) :: análisis
analysis {n} (psychoanalysis) SEE: psychoanalysis ::
analyst {n} (person who analyses) :: analista {m} {f}
analyst {n} (psychoanalysis practitioner) :: psicoanalista {m} {f}
analyst {n} (financial or business analyst) :: analista {m} {f}
analyst {n} (systems analyst) SEE: systems analyst ::
analytic {adj} /ˌænəˈlɪtɪk/ (relating to analysis) :: analítico
analytic {adj} (able to analyze) :: analítico
analytical {adj} (analytic) SEE: analytic ::
analytical engine {n} (mechanical general-purpose computer) :: máquina analítica {f}
analytically {adv} /æn.əˈlɪt.ɪk.əl.li/ (in an analytical manner) :: analíticamente
analytic geometry {n} (branch of mathematics) :: geometría analítica {f}
analytic philosophy {n} (style of philosophy) :: filosofía analítica {f}
analytics {n} /ænəˈlɪtɪks/ (application of computer technology, operational research, and statistics to solve problems) :: analítica {f}
analyze {v} /ˈæn.ə.laɪz/ (to subject to analysis) :: analizar
anamnesis {n} /ˌænæmˈniːsɪs/ (recollection) :: anamnesia
anamorphosis {n} (distorted image that may be viewed correctly from a specific angle or with a specific mirror) :: anamorfosis {f}
ananas {n} (pineapple) SEE: pineapple ::
Anapa {prop} (city) :: Anapa
anapest {n} /ˈæ.nə.piːst/ (metrical foot) :: anapesto {m}
anapestic {adj} /ˌæ.nə.ˈpiː.stɪk/ (of, or relating to, or composed of anapests) :: anapéstico
anaphase {n} /ˈænəˌfeɪz/ (stage of mitosis and meiosis during which the chromosomes separate) :: anafase {f}
anaphora {n} /ænəˈfɔɹə/ (repetition of a phrase used for emphasis) :: anáfora {f}
anaphora {n} (linguistics: expression that refers to another expression) :: anáfora
anaphoresis {n} (movement of electrically charged particles) :: anaforesis {f}
anaphoric {adj} (relating to an anaphora) :: anafórico
anaphrodisiac {adj} (antaphrodisiac) SEE: antaphrodisiac ::
anaphrodisiac {n} (antaphrodisiac) SEE: antaphrodisiac ::
anaphylactic shock {n} (severe allergic reaction) :: choque anafiláctico {m}
anaphylaxis {n} (severe and rapid systemic allergic reaction to an allergen) :: anafilaxia {f}
anaplasia {n} (reversion of differentiation in cells) :: anaplasia {f}
an apple a day keeps the doctor away {proverb} /əˈn‿æ.pəl‿ə ˈdeɪ ˈkips ðə ˈdɑk.tɚ əˈweɪ/ (apples are good for you) :: una manzana al día mantiene al médico en la lejanía
anarchic {adj} /ænˈɑɹ.kɪk/ (relating to anarchy) :: anárquico, ácrata
anarchical {adj} (anarchic) SEE: anarchic ::
anarchism {n} /ˈænəɹˌkɪzəm/ (belief that proposes the absence and abolition of government in all forms) :: anarquismo {m}
anarchist {n} /ˈæn.ɑɹ.kɪst/ (believer in anarchism) :: anarquista {m} {f}, ácrata
anarchist {n} (nihilist) :: nihilista {m} {f}
anarcho- {prefix} (denoting anarchy or anarchism) :: anarco-
anarcho-capitalism {n} (philosophy that advocates the elimination of the state and a self-regulating free market) :: anarcocapitalismo {m}
anarcho-punk {adj} (pertaining to a punk subculture with elements of anarchist politics) :: anarcopunk {m}
anarcho-syndicalism {n} (A branch or field of anarchy that focuses on the abolition of capitalism) :: anarcosindicalismo {m}
anarchy {n} /ˈæn.ɑɹ.ki/ (absence of any form of political authority or government) :: anarquía {f}
anarchy {n} (political disorder and confusion) :: anarquía {f}
Anasazi {n} (member of a Native American people who once lived in Utah and Colorado) :: anasazi {m} {f}
Anastasia {prop} /æn.ə.ˈsteɪ.ʒə/ (female given name) :: Anastacia {f}
anastomosis {n} /ənæstəˈməʊsɪs/ (connection between two channels) :: anastomosis {f}
anastomosis {n} (connection between blood vessels) :: anastomosis {f}
anastomosis {n} (creation of a connection between blood vessels) :: anastomosis {f}
anastomotic {adj} (pertaining to anastomosis) :: anastomótico
anastrophe {n} (switching in the syntactical order of words) :: anástrofe {f}
anastylosis {n} (reassembly of ruined monuments) :: anastilosis {f}
anatase {n} /ˈænəˌteɪs/ (mineral) :: anatasa {f}
anathema {n} /əˈnæθəmə/ (ban or curse) :: anatema {f}
anathematize {v} /əˈnæ.θə.mə.taɪz/ (to cause to be, or to declare as, an anathema) :: anatematizar
Anatolia {prop} /ˌænəˈtəʊli.ə/ (peninsula of Western Asia) :: Anatolia {f}
Anatolian {adj} /anəˈtəʊlɪən/ (of or pertaining to Anatolia or its people, culture, etc.) :: anatolio
Anatolius {prop} (male given name) :: Anatolio {m}
anatomic {adj} (anatomical) SEE: anatomical ::
anatomical {adj} /æ.nə.ˈtɑ.mɪ.kəl/ (Of or relating to anatomy or dissection) :: anatómico
anatomically {adv} (pertaining to anatomy) :: anatómicamente
anatomy {n} /əˈnætəmi/ (art of studying the different parts of any organized body) :: anatomía {f}
anatto {n} (coloring and flavoring) SEE: annatto ::
Anaximander {prop} (philosopher) :: Anaximandro
Anaximenes {prop} (philosopher) :: Anaxímenes
-ance {suffix} (a state) :: -anza, -ancia {f}
ancestor {n} /ˈæn.sɛs.tɚ/ (one from whom a person is descended) :: ancestro {m}, antepasado
ancestral {adj} /ænˈsɛs.təɹ.əl/ (pertaining to ancestors) :: ancestral
ancestry {n} /ˈæn.sɛs.tɹi/ (condition as to ancestors) :: linaje {m}, ascendencia {f}, abolengo, alcurnia
anchor {n} /ˈæŋ.kɚ/ (tool to moor a vessel into sea bottom) :: ancla {f}
anchor {v} (to hold an object to a fixed point) :: anclar
anchorage {n} (place for anchoring) :: fondeadero {m}, anclaje {m}
anchorage {n} (fee for anchoring) :: anclaje {m}
anchorite {n} (one who lives in seclusion) :: anacoreta {f}
anchorman {n} (TV host) :: presentador {m}
anchoveta {n} (Engraulis ringens) :: anchoveta {f}
anchovy {n} /ˈæn.tʃoʊ.vi/ (small saltwater fish) :: anchoa {f}, boquerón {m}, bocarte
Ancien Régime {prop} (aristocratic system in France before the French Revolution) :: Antiguo Régimen {m}
ancient {adj} /ˈeɪn.(t)ʃənt/ (having lasted from a remote period) :: antiguo
ancient {adj} (existent or occurring in time long past) :: antiguo
Ancient Greece {prop} (ancient civilization of the Mediterranean) :: Grecia antigua {f}
Ancient Greek {prop} (the Greek language of classical antiquity) :: griego antiguo {m}
ancient history {n} (period of history) :: Edad Antigua {f}
ancient history {n} (not worth discussing any more) :: agua pasada {f}
Ancient Rome {prop} (civilization associated with Rome from the 9th century BC to the 5th century AD) :: Antigua Roma {f}
ancients {n} (the people of antiquity) :: los antiguos {m-p}
ancillary {adj} /ˈænsəˌleɹiː/ (subordinate, secondary, auxiliary, accessory) :: secundario, auxiliar
ancillary {n} (thing) :: auxiliar {m} {f}, accesorio {m}, apoyo {m},
ancillary {n} (person) :: auxiliar {m} {f}, ayudante {m} {f}, subordinado {m}, subordinada {f}, criado
anconeus {n} (muscle of the elbow and forearm) :: ancóneo {m}
and {conj} (used to connect two similar words, phrases, et cetera) :: y, e
and {conj} (used at the end of a list to indicate the last item) :: y, e
and {conj} (used to string together sentences or sentence fragments in chronological order) :: y
Andalusia {prop} /ˌændəˈluːsi.ə/ (autonomous community of Spain) :: Andalucía
Andalusian {adj} (from or pertaining to Andalusia) :: andaluz
Andalusian {adj} (from or pertaining to Al-Andalus) :: andalusí
Andalusian {n} (someone from Andalusia) :: andaluz {m}, andaluza {f}
Andalusian {n} (someone from Al-Andalus) :: andalusí {m} {f}
Andalusian {n} (horse of a breed from the Iberian Peninsula) :: caballo andaluz {m}, caballo español {m}, Pura Raza Española {f} [official breed name], PRE {m} [abbrev.]
Andalusian {n} (dialect (or varieties) of Spanish spoken in Andalusia) :: andaluz {m}
Andalusian Arabic {prop} (variety of the Arabic language) :: árabe andalusí {m}
Andalusi Arabic {prop} (Andalusian Arabic) SEE: Andalusian Arabic ::
andalusite {n} (mineral) :: andalucita {f}
Andean {adj} /ænˈdiː.ən/ (of or pertaining to the Andes mountains) :: andino
Andean cat {n} (Leopardus jacobitus) :: huiña {f} [Chile]; guiña {f} [Chile]
Andean flamingo {n} (Phoenicopterus andinus) :: flamenco andino {m}
Andes {prop} /ˈæn.diːz/ (mountain range in South America) :: los Andes {m-p}
andesine {n} (sodium calcium aluminum silicate) :: andesina {f}
and how {phrase} /ˈænd ˈhaʊ/ (strong confirmation of preceding) :: ¡y cómo!, ¡y tanto!
Andhra Pradesh {prop} /ˌæn.dɹə pɹəˈdɛʃ/ (state in the union of India) :: Andhra Pradesh
andiron {n} (a utensil for supporting wood while burning) :: morillo {m}
and/or {conj} (inclusive "or") :: y/o
Andorra {prop} /ænˈdɔɹ.ə/ (country) :: Andorra {f}
Andorra la Vella {prop} (capital of Andorra) :: Andorra la Vieja {f}
Andorran {n} /ænˈdɔːɹən/ (person from Andorra) :: andorrano {m}, andorrana {f}
Andorran {adj} (pertaining to Andorra) :: andorrano
andragogy {n} /ˈan.dɹə.ɡɒ.dʒi/ (methods used to teach adults) :: andragogía {f}
Andrea {prop} /ˈændɹi.ə/ (female given name) :: Andrea {f}
Andrew {prop} /ˈæn.dɹuː/ (the Apostle) :: Andrés
Andrew {prop} (male given name) :: Andrés
andrewsarchus {n} (prehistoric mammal) :: andrewsarchus {m}
andro- {prefix} /ændɹoʊ-/ (male) :: andro-
androcentric {adj} (focused on males) :: androcéntrico
androcentrism {n} (ideological focus on males) :: androcentrismo {m}
androcide {n} :: androcidio {m}, masculinicidio {m}, masculicidio {m}, machicidio {m}, varonicidio {m}, hombricidio {m}
androecium {n} (set of stamens) :: androceo {m}
androgen {n} (androgen) :: andrógeno {m}
androgenic {adj} (androgenic) :: androgénico
androgenic hair {n} (body hair) SEE: body hair ::
androgenism {n} (effect of androgens in the body) :: androgenismo {m}
androgyne {n} /ˈæn.dɹə.dʒaɪn/ (a person who is androgynous) :: andrógino {m}
androgynous {adj} /ænˈdɹɑdʒənəs/ (pertaining to a characteristic that is not definitively of either sex) :: andrógino
androgynous {adj} (possessing qualities of both sexes) :: andrógino
android {n} /ˈænˌdɹɔɪd/ (robot with human form) :: androide {m}
andrologist {n} (person who studies andrology) :: andrólogo {m}, andróloga {f}
andrology {n} (branch of medicine concerned with male diseases) :: andrología {f}
Andromeda {prop} /ænˈdɹɑmɪdə/ (mythical daughter of Cepheus) :: Andrómeda
Andromeda {prop} (constellation) :: Andrómeda
Andromeda {prop} (spiral galaxy) :: Andrómeda
androphilia {n} (sexual attraction to men) :: androfilia {f}
androphobia {n} (fear of men) :: androfobia {f}
androstenedione {n} (steroid hormone) :: androstediona {f}
and so forth {phrase} (indicating a list continues similarly) :: y así sucesivamente; y cosas semejantes, y eso, y todo eso
and so on {phrase} (indicating a list continues) SEE: and so forth ::
-ane {suffix} /eɪn/ (alkanes) :: -ano {m}
anecdata {n} /ˈænɪkdeɪtə/ (anecdotal evidence) :: evidencia anecdotal {f}
anecdotal {adj} /ˌænɪkˈdoʊtl̩/ (relating to or of the nature of an anecdote) :: anecdótico
anecdotal evidence {n} (examples) :: pruebas anecdóticas {f-p}
anecdote {n} /ˈæ.nɪk.doʊt/ (short account of an incident) :: anécdota {f}, chascarrillo
anecdotic {adj} (anecdotal) SEE: anecdotal ::
anecdotive {adj} (anecdotal) SEE: anecdotal ::
anemia {n} /əˈnimi.ə/ (medical condition with decreased oxygen transport) :: anemia {f}
anemic {adj} /ʌˈni.mɪk/ (of or pertaining to anemia) :: anémico
anemo- {prefix} (forms words relating to wind) :: anemo-
anemometer {n} /ænɪˈmɑːmətɚ/ (an instrument for measuring and recording the speed of the wind) :: anemómetro {m}
anemone {n} (sea anemone) SEE: sea anemone ::
anemone {n} /əˈnɛm.ə.ni/ (any plant of genus anemone) :: anémona {f}
anemonefish {n} (fish of the genus Amphiprion) SEE: clownfish ::
anemoscope {n} (an instrument that shows the direction of the wind) :: anemoscopio {m}
anesthesia {n} /ˌæn.əs.ˈθi.ʒə/ (loss of bodily sensation) :: anestesia {f}
anesthesiologist {n} (physician specializing in anesthesiology) :: anestesiólogo {m}, anestesióloga {f}
anesthesiology {n} (science of administering anaesthetics) :: anestesiología {f}
anesthetic {adj} /ˌænəsˈθɛtɪk/ (reducing pain sensitivity) :: anestésico
anesthetic {n} (a substance for the reduced perception of pain) :: anestésico {m}
anesthetist {n} (person who gives an anesthetic) :: anestesiador {m} {f}, anestesista {m} {f}
anesthetization {n} (an administration of anesthesia) :: anestesia {f}
anesthetize {v} /əˈniːs.θə.taɪz/ (administer anesthesia) :: anestesiar
anestrus {n} (sexual respite in between breeding periods) :: anestro {m}
anethole {n} (aromatic compound found in anise) :: anetol {m}
aneuploid {adj} (having number of chromosomes that is not a multiple of the haploid number) :: aneuploide
aneuploidy {n} (the condition of being aneuploid) :: aneuploidía {f}
aneurysm {n} /ˈæn.jɚ.ɪz.m̩/ (abnormal blood-filled swelling) :: aneurisma {m}
aneurysmatic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or causing aneurysms) :: aneurismático
anew {adv} /əˈnu/ (again) :: de nuevo, nuevamente
a new broom sweeps clean {proverb} (new management will often make radical changes) :: escoba nueva barre bien
angel {n} /ˈeɪn.dʒəl/ (messenger from a deity) :: ángel {m}
angel {n} (in Christian angelology, the lowest order of angels) :: ángel {m}
angel {n} (selfless person) :: ángel {m}
Angel {prop} (female given name) SEE: Angela ::
Angel {prop} (male given name) SEE: Angelo ::
Angela {prop} /ˈændʒələ/ (female given name) :: Ángela {f}
Angeleno {n} (person from Los Angeles) :: angelino {m}
Angel Falls {prop} (waterfall in Venezuela) :: Salto Ángel {m}
angel hair {n} (very thin type of pasta) :: cabello de ángel {m}
angelic {adj} /ænˈdʒɛlɪk/ (belonging to, proceeding from, or resembling an angel) :: angélico, angelical
angelica {n} (plants of genus Angelica) :: angélica {f}
Angelica {prop} (female given name) :: Angélica {f}
angelical {adj} (resembling, characteristic of, an angel) SEE: angelic ::
Angelo {prop} /ˈæn.dʒə.loʊ/ (male given name) :: Ángel
angel of death {n} (personification of death in fiction and in art) :: ángel de la muerte {m}
angelology {n} (study of angels) :: angelología {f}
angels dancing on the head of a pin {n} (arcane intellectual speculation) :: el sexo de los ángeles {m}
angel shark {n} (a member of the unusual genus Squatina of sharks) :: angelote {m}
anger {n} /ˈæŋɡɚ/ (A strong feeling of displeasure, hostility or antagonism towards someone or something) :: ira {f}, enfado {m}, enojo {m}, rabia {f}, cólera {f}
anger {v} (to cause such a feeling of antagonism) :: enojar, enconar, enviscar
anger {v} (to become angry) :: enojarse
Angevin {adj} (pertaining to Anjou) :: angevino
Angevin {n} (native of Anjou) :: angevino {m}
angina {n} /ˈæn.dʒɪ.nə/ (infection of the throat) :: angina {f}
angina {n} (angina pectoris) SEE: angina pectoris ::
angina pectoris {n} /ˈændʒɪnə ˈpɛktəˌɹɪs/ (intermittent chest pain) :: angina de pecho {f}
angio- {prefix} (relating to blood vessels or lymph vessels) :: angio-
angiogenesis {n} /andʒɪə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/ (The formation and development of new blood vessels) :: angiogénesis
angiogenic {adj} (relating to angiogenesis) :: angiogenético
angiogram {n} (an X-ray image of the blood vessels) :: angiograma {m}
angiograph {n} (angiograph) SEE: angiogram ::
angiography {n} (medical imaging technique) :: angiografía {f}
angiopathy {n} (any disease of the blood vessels) :: angiopatía {f}
angioplasty {n} /ˈæn.dʒi.əʊ.plæs.ti/ (widening of a blood vessel) :: angioplastia {f}
angiosperm {n} (member of plant group) :: angiosperma {f}
angiospermous {adj} (having seeds enclosed in pericarp) SEE: angiosperm ::
angiotensin {n} /ændʒɪəʊˈtɛnsɪn/ (polypeptides that narrow blood vessels) :: angiotensina {f}
angiotensin converting enzyme {n} (enzyme) :: enzima convertidora de angiotensina {f}
angiotensinogen {n} (globulin) :: angiotensinógeno {m}
Angkor Wat {prop} /ˈɑŋ.kɔɹ ˈwɑt/ (Cambodian temple complex) :: Angkor Wat
angle {n} /ˈæŋ.ɡəl/ (geometrical figure) :: ángulo {m}
angle {n} (measure of such a figure) :: ángulo {m}
angle {n} (corner where two walls intersect) :: esquina {f} [as seen from the outside], rincón {m} [as seen from the inside]
angle {n} (viewpoint) :: punto de vista {m}
angle {v} (to fish with hook and line) :: pescar con anzuelo, pescar con caña
Angle {n} /ˈæŋ.ɡəl/ (A member of the ancient Germanic tribe) :: anglo {m}
angle bisector {n} (ray that divides an angle into two equal parts) :: bisectriz {f}
angle bracket {n} (type of bracket) :: corchete angular {m} or paréntesis angular {m}
angle grinder {n} (power tool) :: amoladora angular {f}, emeril angular {m}
angle quote {n} (guillemet) SEE: guillemet ::
angler {n} /ˈæŋ.ɡlɚ/ (person who fishes with a hook and line) :: pescador {m}, pescadora {f}
angler {n} (person who schemes) :: ulteriorator {m}, ulterioratriz {f}
anglerfish {n} /ˈæŋɡlɚˌfɪʃ/ (fish of the bony fish order Lophiiformes) :: pejesapo {m}, rape {m}, pescador con caña
Anglian {n} (Angle) SEE: Angle ::
Anglian {adj} (pertaining to the Angles) :: anglo
Anglican {adj} /ˈæŋ.ɡlɪ.kən/ (pertaining to the Church of England and related churches) :: anglicano
Anglican Communion {prop} (worldwide network of churches) :: Comunión anglicana {f}
Anglicanism {n} (beliefs and practices of the Anglican Church) :: anglicanismo {m}
anglicisation {n} /ˌæŋ.ɡlɪ.saɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ (process of anglicising) :: anglicización {m}
anglicism {n} /ˈæŋɡləˌsɪzəm/ (word or other feature borrowed from English to another language) :: anglicismo {m}
angling {n} (fishing with a rod, line and angle, for recreation or sport) :: pesca con caña {f}
Anglo- {prefix} /ˈæŋ.ɡləʊ/ (prefix: relating to England, English, or the English) :: anglo-
Anglo-American {adj} (of relating to England and USA) :: angloamericano
Anglo-Catholic {n} (member of the Anglican Church with Catholic traditions) :: anglo-católico {m}
Anglocentrism {n} (the practice of viewing the world from English or Anglo-American perspective) :: anglocentrismo {m}
Anglomaniac {n} (one affected with Anglomania) :: anglómano {m}
Anglo-Norman {adj} /æŋ.ɡloʊ.nɔːɹ.mən/ (pertaining to the Norman rule of England) :: anglonormando
Anglo-Norman {adj} (pertaining to Normans in England after the Norman Conquest) :: anglonormando
Anglo-Norman {n} (Norman who settled in England) :: anglonormando {m}, anglonormanda {f}
Anglo-Norman {prop} (language) :: anglonormando {m}
Anglophile {n} (person who loves or admires the country, culture or people of England) :: anglófilo {m}, anglófila {f}
Anglophilia {n} /ˌæŋ.ɡləʊˈfɪ.li.ə/ (the love of the country, culture or people of England) :: anglofilia {f}
Anglophilic {adj} /ˌæŋ.ɡlə.ˈfɪ.lɪk/ (fond of what is English) :: anglófilo
Anglophobe {n} /ˈaŋ.ɡlə(ʊ).fəʊb/ (person who hates or fears England, its people or anything English) :: anglófobo {m}, anglófoba {f}, anglofóbico {m}, anglofóbica {f}
Anglophobia {n} (hatred or fear of England or anything English) :: anglofobia {f}
Anglophobic {adj} (having an aversion to England or the English) :: anglofóbico, anglófobo
Anglophone {adj} /ˈæŋɡləˌfəʊn/ (English-speaking) :: angloparlante, anglohablante, anglófono
Anglophone {n} (one who speaks English) :: anglohablante {m} {f}, angloparlante {m} {f}, anglófono {m}, anglófona {f}
Anglo-Saxon {prop} (Old English) SEE: Old English ::
Anglo-Saxon {n} /ˌæŋɡloʊˈsæksən/ (member of the Germanic peoples who settled in England during the early fifth century) :: anglosajón {m}, anglosajona {f}
Anglo-Saxon {adj} (related to the Anglo-Saxon peoples or language) :: anglosajón
Anglosphere {prop} /ˈæŋ.ɡləˌsfɪɹ/ (set of anglophone countries) :: angloesfera {f}
ang moh {n} (white person) SEE: white ::
Angola {prop} /æŋˈɡoʊlə/ (country in Southern Africa) :: Angola
Angolan {adj} /æŋˈɡoʊlən/ (of, from or pertaining to Angola or its people) :: angoleño
Angolan {n} (person from Angola or of Angolan descent) :: angoleño {m}, angoleña {f}
Angra Mainyu {prop} (Ahriman) SEE: Ahriman ::
angrily {adv} /ˈæŋ.ɡɹə.li/ (in an angry manner) :: furiosamente, con ira
angry {adj} /ˈæŋ.ɡɹi/ (displaying anger) :: enojado, enfadado
angst {n} /æŋ(k)st/ (feeling of acute anxiety or apprehension) :: pánico {m}, nerviosismo {m}
angstrom {n} /ˈæŋstɹəm/ (A very small unit of length, 10−10 m) :: ángstrom {m}
anguiform {adj} (serpentine) SEE: serpentine ::
Anguilla {prop} /æŋˈɡwɪlə/ (British overseas territory in the Caribbean) :: Anguila
anguish {n} /ˈæŋ.ɡwɪʃ/ (extreme pain) :: angustia {f}, congoja {f}
anguish {v} (suffer pain) :: angustiar [pronominal]
anguish {v} (cause to suffer pain) :: angustiar
anguished {adj} (experiencing extreme discomfort) :: angustiado, acongojado, atribulado
angular {adj} /ˈæŋ.ɡju.lɚ/ (relating to or forming an angle; sharp-cornered) :: angular, anguloso, esquinado
angular {adj} (figurative: sharp and stiff in character) :: rudo
anhedonia {n} /ˌæn.hiˈdoʊ.ni.ə/ (inability to feel pleasure) :: anhedonia {f}
anhimid {n} (screamer) SEE: screamer ::
anhydrase {n} (enzyme) :: anhidrasa {f}
anhydride {n} (Compound formally derived from another by loss of water molecule) :: anhídrido {m}
anhydrite {n} (saline evaporite) :: anhidrita {f}
anhydrobiosis {n} (form of cryptobiosis) :: anhidrobiosis {f}
anhydrous {adj} (having no water) :: anhidro {m}
anicca {n} (impermanence) :: impermanencia {f}
Anicetus {prop} (A guardian god of Mount Olympus) :: Aniceto {m}
aniconism {n} /ænˈaɪkənɪzəm/ (conviction that artists should not depict religious figures) :: aniconismo {m}
anil {n} (shrub) :: añil
anile {adj} /ˈeɪ.naɪl/ (characteristic of a crone or a feeble old woman) :: anil
aniline {n} (the simplest aromatic amine) :: anilina {f}
anilingus {n} /ˌeɪnɪˈlɪŋɡəs/ (form of oral sex) :: anilingus {m}
animadversion {n} /ˌænɪmædˈvɝːʒən / (criticism, a critical remark) :: crítica, reprobación
animadvert {v} /ˌænɪmədˈvɜːt/ (To criticise, to censure) :: criticar, censurar
animadvert {v} (To consider) :: enterarse
animal {adj} /ˈænɪməl/ (of animals) :: animal
animal {n} (organism) :: animal {m}, bestia {f}
animal {n} (organism other than man) :: animal {m}
animal {n} (person who behaves wildly) :: animal {m}
animalcule {n} /ænɪˈmælkjuːl/ (microscopic animal, protozoan) :: animálculo {m}
animal feed {n} (material prepared as feed for domestic or farm animals) :: pienso {m}
animal husbandry {n} (management and care of farm animals) :: ganadería {f}
animality {n} (animal kingdom) SEE: animal kingdom ::
animalize {v} (represent in the form of an animal) :: animalizar
animal kingdom {n} (Regnum Animalia) :: reino animal {m}
animal-like {adj} (resembling an animal) :: animalesco
animally {adv} /ˈanɪməli/ (in respect of the animal faculties) :: animalmente
animal magnetism {n} (magnetic fluid or ethereal medium said to reside in the bodies of animate beings) :: mesmerismo
animal rights {n} (fundamental rights for animals) :: derechos de los animales {m-p}
animal rights activist {n} :: animalista {m} {f}
animal shelter {n} (organization that provides temporary homes for stray pet animals) :: protectora de animales {f}, protectora {f}
animal shelter {n} (facility providing such shelter) :: refugio de animales {m}
animate {adj} /ˈæ.nɪ.mət/ (that which lives) :: animado
animate {adj} (possessing the quality or ability of motion) :: animado
animate {v} (to impart motion or its appearance) :: animar
animated {adj} /ˈæn.ɪ.meɪ.tɪd/ (endowed with life) :: animado, vivo, vivaz
animatedly {adv} /ˈænɪˌmeɪtɪdli/ (in an animated manner) :: animadamente
animation {n} /æn.əˈmeɪ.ʃən/ (The act of animating) :: vivificación, animación
animation {n} (causing images to appear to move) :: animación {f}
anime {n} /ˈæn.ɪ.meɪ/ (an animated work originated in Japan) :: anime
animose {adj} (resolute and full of vigor) :: animado {m}
animosity {n} /æn.əˈmɑs.ɪ.ti/ (violent hatred leading to active opposition; active enmity; energetic dislike) :: animosidad {f}, animadversión {f}
anion {n} /ˈæn.aɪ.ɑn/ (negatively charged ion) :: anión {m}
anise {n} /æˈnis/ (plant) :: anís {m}
anise {n} (fennel) SEE: fennel ::
aniseed {n} /æn.ɪˈsid/ (the seed-like fruit of the anise) :: anís {m}
anisette {n} (alcoholic liqueur) :: anisete {m}
anisocoria {n} /ænˌaɪsəˈkɔɹ i ə/ (unequal size of the pupils) :: anisocoria
anisole {n} (an aromatic ether) :: anisol {m}
anisotropy {n} (the property of being directionally dependent) :: anisotropía {f}
Anjouan {adj} (Angevin) SEE: Angevin ::
Anjouan {n} (Angevin) SEE: Angevin ::
Ankara {prop} /ˈæŋ.kə.ɹə/ (capital of Turkey) :: Angora {f}, Ankara
ankerite {n} /ˈɑŋkɚˌaɪt/ (any of a group of mixed carbonate minerals) :: ankerita {f}
ankh {n} /ɑːŋk/ (cross shaped like a T with a loop at the top) :: anj {m}
ankle {n} /ˈæŋ.kəl/ (joint between foot and leg) :: tobillo {m}
anklebone {n} /ˈaŋk(ə)lbəʊn/ (the talus) :: taba {f}
ankle bracelet {n} (anklet) SEE: anklet ::
ankle bracelet {n} (ankle monitor) SEE: ankle monitor ::
ankle monitor {n} (device individuals under house arrest are often required to wear) :: tobillera electrónica {f}
anklet {n} (a bracelet at the ankle) :: ajorca de tobillo {f}, tobillera {f}
ankylose {v} (to cause bony structures to fuse or stiffen as a result of ankylosis) :: anquilosar
ankylosis {n} (the growing together of bones) :: anquilosis {f}
Ann {prop} /æn/ (female given name) :: Ana
Anna {prop} (given name) SEE: Ann ::
annal {n} /ˈænəl/ (record of a single event or item) :: anal {m}
annals {n} /ˈæn.əlz/ (a relation of events) :: anales {m-p}
annals {n} (historical records; chronicles) :: anales {m-p}, crónica {f}
annatto {n} (plant Bixa orellana) :: achiote {m}, caituco {m} [Northeastern Venezuela], bija {f} [Cuba, Dominican Republic], onoto {m} [Venezuelan standard usage], urucú {m} [Eastern Bolivia, Northeastern Argentina, Paraguay]
annatto {n} (seed) :: achiote {m}, caituco {m} [Northeastern Venezuela], bija {f} [Cuba, Dominican Republic], onoto {m} [Venezuelan standard usage], urucú {m} [Eastern Bolivia, Northeastern Argentina, Paraguay]
annatto {n} (dye) :: achiote {m}, caituco {m} [Northeastern Venezuela], bija {f} [Cuba, Dominican Republic], onoto {m} [Venezuelan standard usage], urucú {m} [Eastern Bolivia, Northeastern Argentina, Paraguay]
Anne {prop} (given name) SEE: Ann ::
anneal {v} /əˈniːl/ (to subject to great heat and then cooling) :: recocer, templar
annealing {n} (act of heating solid metal or glass) :: recocido {m}
annelid {n} (annelid) :: anélido {m}
annex {n} /əˈnɛks/ (addition, an extension) :: anexo {m}
annex {n} (appendix) :: apéndice {m}, extensión {f}
annex {n} (addition or extension to a building) :: anexo {m}, pabellón {m}
annex {v} (to add something to another, to incorporate into) :: anexar
annex {n} (addition of territory) SEE: annexation ::
annexation {n} (addition or incorporation of something) :: anexión {f}
annihilate {v} /əˈnaɪə.leɪt/ (to reduce to nothing, to destroy, to eradicate) :: aniquilar, anihilar [rare]
annihilation {n} /əˈnaɪ.ə.leɪ.ʃən/ (act of reducing to nothing) :: aniquilación {f}
annihilation {n} (state of being annihilated) :: aniquilación {f}
annihilation {n} (process of a particle and its corresponding antiparticle combining to produce energy) :: aniquilación {f}
annihilative {adj} (serving to annihilate) :: aniquilativo {m}
annis Domini {n} /ˈænɪs ˈdɒmɪnaɪ/ (taking place during specific years A.D.) :: años después de Cristo, después de Cristo
anniversary {n} /ˌænəˈvɝs(ə)ɹi/ (day an exact number of years since an event) :: aniversario {m}
anno Domini {n} (in the year of our Lord) SEE: Anno Domini ::
Anno Domini {adv} (in the year of our Lord) :: después de Jesucristo (abbr. d. de J.C.), después de Cristo (abbr. d.C.)
annotate {v} (to add annotation) :: anotar, apostillar, acotar
annotation {n} (critical or explanatory commentary or analysis) :: anotación {f}
annotation {n} (comment added to a text) :: anotación {f}
annotation {n} (process of writing a comment or commentary) :: anotación {f}
annotation {n} (information relating to the genetic structure of sequences of bases) :: anotación
announce {v} /əˈnaʊns/ (give public notice) :: anunciar
announce {v} (declare by judicial sentence) :: declarar
announcement {n} /əˈnaʊns.mɛnt/ (act) :: anuncio {m}, declaración {f}
announcement {n} :: anunciación {f}, anuncio {m}
announcer {n} /əˈnaʊnsɚ/ (announcer) :: anunciador {m}, locutor {m}
announcer {n} (TV or radio announcer) :: comentarista {m} {f}
annoy {v} /əˈnɔɪ/ (to disturb or irritate) :: molestar, agobiar, jorobar
annoyance {n} /əˈnɔɪəns/ (that which annoys) :: disgusto {m}, irritación {f}, lata {f}, molestia {m}
annoyance {n} (an act or instance of annoying) :: fastidio {m}
annoyed {adj} /əˈnɔɪd/ (troubled, irritated by something unwanted or unliked; vexed) :: irritado {m}
annoying {v} (causing irritation or annoyance; troublesome; vexatious) :: molesto, embarazoso, fastidioso, cargante, engorroso, enfadoso
annual {adj} /ˈæn.ju.əl/ (happening once a year) :: anual
annual {n} (annual publication) :: anuario {m}
annually {adv} (once every year) :: anualmente
annual ring {n} (layer of wood) SEE: tree ring ::
annuity {n} /əˈn(j)uɪti/ (right to receive amounts of money regularly) :: anualidad {f}
annul {v} /əˈnʌl/ (formally revoke the validity of) :: revocar, anular, invalidar
annul {v} (dissolve (a marital union)) :: anular
annular {adj} /ˈænjəlɚ/ (having the form of a ring) :: anular
annulene {n} (monocyclic hydrocarbon) :: anuleno {m}
annulment {n} /əˈnʌl.mənt/ (act or instance of annulling) :: anulación {f}
annulment {n} (legal invalidation of a marriage) :: anulación {f}
annulus {n} (ring-shaped structure) :: anillo {m}
annulus {n} (geometry: the region in a plane between two concentric circles of different radius) :: corona circular {f}
annulus {n} (astronomy: the ring of the sun not covered by the moon) :: corona solar {f}
annulus {n} (mycology: membranous remnants) :: anillo {m}
anoa {n} /əˈnoʊə/ (a small Indonesian water buffalo) :: anoa {m}
anoda {determiner} (another) SEE: another ::
anode {n} /ˈæn.oʊd/ (the electrode of an electrochemical cell at which oxidation occurs) :: ánodo {m}
a nod is as good as a wink {proverb} (the hint, suggestion etc can be understood without further explaining) :: a buen entendedor, pocas palabras bastan
anodyne {adj} /ˈæn.ə.daɪn/ (capable of soothing or eliminating pain) :: anodino
anodyne {adj} (soothing or relaxing) :: relajante, tranquilizante
anodyne {adj} (noncontentious, blandly agreeable) :: anodino {m}
anodyne {n} (a source of relaxation or comfort) :: tranquilizante {m}
anoint {v} /əˈnɔɪnt/ (to smear or rub over with oil or an unctuous substance) :: ungir
anoint {v} (to apply oil to or to pour oil upon) :: ungir
anointed {n} /ə.ˈnɔɪn.tɪd/ (a person who has been anointed, especially for religious reasons) :: ungido {m}
anomalistic {adj} (irregular) SEE: irregular ::
anomalistic {adj} (anomalous) SEE: anomalous ::
anomalous {adj} (deviating from the normal) :: anómalo
anomaly {n} /əˈnɑməli/ (deviation from norm) :: anomalía {f}
anomaly {n} (something or someone that is strange or unusual) :: anomalía {f}
anomer {n} (any diastereoisomer of a sugar) :: anómero {m}
anomeric {adj} :: anomérico
anomie {n} /ˈænəmiː/ (alienation or social instability) :: anomia {f}
anonymity {n} /ænəˈnɪmɪti/ (the quality or state of being anonymous) :: anonimato {m}
anonymization {n} (act of making anonymous) :: anonimización {f}
anonymize {v} (to render anonymous) :: anonimizar
anonymous {adj} /əˈnɒnəməs/ (wanting a name, not named and determined) :: anónimo
anonymous {adj} (without any name (of responsible agent) acknowledged) :: anónimo {m}
anonymous {adj} (of unknown name; whose name is withheld) :: anónimo {m}
anonymous {adj} (lacking individuality) :: anónimo
anonymous {adj} (without consideration of prestige, title, rank or background) :: anónimo
anonymously {adv} /əˈnɒnəməsli/ (in an anonymous manner) :: anónimamente
anorak {n} (heavy weatherproof jacket) :: anorak {m}
anorectal {adj} (of or pertaining to the anus and the rectum) :: anorectal
anorectic {adj} /ænəˈɹɛktɪk/ (characterised by a lack of appetite) :: anoréxico
anorectically {adv} (anorexically) SEE: anorexically ::
anorexia {n} (anorexia nervosa) SEE: anorexia nervosa ::
anorexia {n} /ænəˈɹɛksi.ə/ (loss of appetite) :: anorexia
anorexia nervosa {n} (disorder) :: anorexia {f}, anorexia nerviosa {f}, anorexia mental {f}
anorexic {adj} /ænəˈɹɛksɪk/ (pertaining to, or suffering from anorexia) :: anoréxico
anorexic {adj} (thin) :: anoréxico
anorexic {n} (someone suffering from anorexia nervosa) :: anoréxico {m}, anoréxica {f}
anorexically {adv} /anəˈɹɛksɪk(ə)li/ (pertaining to loss appetite or anorexia) :: anoréxicamente
anorgasmia {n} (failure to achieve orgasm) :: anorgasmia {f}
anorthite {n} (mineral) :: anortita {f}
anorthoclase {n} (group of feldspars) :: anortoclasa {f}
anosmia {n} (inability to smell) :: anosmia {f}
anosognosia {n} (inability of a person to recognize personal defects) :: anosognosia {f}
another {determiner} /əˈnʌ.ðɚ/ (one more, in addition to a former number) :: otro
another {determiner} (not the same; different) :: otro
another {determiner} (any or some) :: otro
another day, another dollar {proverb} (Life goes on, and it is necessary to work to earn money) :: un día más un día menos
anoxia {n} (condition in which a tissue or environment is totally deprived of oxygen) :: anoxia {f}
anoxic {adj} (suffering from a reduced supply of oxygen) :: anóxico {m}
anoxic {adj} (lacking oxygen) :: anóxico {m}
anoxybiosis {n} (biological response) :: anoxibiosis {f}
anoxygenic {adj} (that does not involve the production of oxygen) :: anoxigénico {m}
Anselm {prop} /ˈænˌsɛlm/ (male given name) :: Anselmo
ansible {n} /ˈæn.sɪ.bəl/ (hypothetical device) :: ansible {m}
answer {n} /ˈɑːn.sə/ (response) :: respuesta {f}
answer {n} (solution) :: respuesta {f}
answer {n} (reply to e-mail) :: contestación {f}
answer {v} (to make a reply or response to) :: responder, contestar
answer {v} (to respond to a call) :: contestar
answer {v} (to suit a need or purpose satisfactorily) :: servir
answerable {adj} /ˈæn.səɹ.ʌ.bl/ (obliged to answer; liable to be called to account; liable to pay, indemnify, or make good) :: responsable
answerable {adj} (capable of being answered or refuted; admitting a satisfactory answer) :: responsable
answering machine {n} (device that automatically records voice mail) :: contestador automático {m}
answerphone {n} (answering machine) SEE: answering machine ::
ant {n} /ænt/ (insect) :: hormiga {f}
antacid {n} (agent reducing acidity) :: antiácido {m}
antagonism {n} (strong dislike) :: antagonismo {m}, hostilidad {f}
antagonist {n} /ænˈtæɡənɪst/ (opponent) :: antagonista {m} {f}
antagonist {n} (one who antagonizes) :: antagonista {m} {f}
antagonistic {adj} /æn.tæ.ɡə.ˈnɪs.tɪk/ (antagonistic) :: antagonista, hostil, antagónico
antagonize {v} (to oppose) :: antagonizar
Antananarivo {prop} (city) :: Antananarivo {f}
antaphrodisiac {adj} /æntæfɹəˈdɪzɪˌæk/ (capable of reducing the sex drive) :: antiafrodisíaco, anafrodisiaco {m}, antierótico {m}
antaphrodisiac {n} (substance capable of reducing the sex drive) :: antiafrodisíaco {m}, anafrodisiaco {m}
Antarctic {adj} /ænˈtɑɹ(k)tɪk/ (pertaining to Antarctica) :: antártico
Antarctica {prop} /ænˈtɑɹ(k)tɪkə/ (southernmost continent) :: Antártida
Antarctic Circle {prop} (geographical line) :: círculo polar antártico {m}
Antarctic Peninsula {prop} (the northernmost part of the mainland of Antarctica) :: Península Antártica {f}
Antares {prop} (star) :: Antares
antbird {n} (A member of Thamnophilidae) :: hormiguero {m}, hormiguerito {m}
ante {n} /ˈæn.tʰi/ (contribution to pot) :: luz {f}
anteater {n} /ˈæntˌitɚ/ (mammal) :: oso hormiguero {m}
antebellum {adj} (of a period of time prior to a war) :: prebélico
antebrachial {adj} (relating to the forearm) :: antebraquial
antebrachium {n} (forearm) SEE: forearm ::
antecedent {adj} /ˌantɪˈsiːdənt/ (earlier in time or order) :: antecedente
antecedent {n} (any thing that precedes another thing) :: antecedente {m}
antecedent {n} (ancestor) :: antecedente {m}, antepasado {m}
antecedent {n} (word, phrase or clause referred to by a pronoun) :: antecedente {m}
antechamber {n} /ˈæntiˌt͡ʃeɪmbɚ/ (small room) :: antecámara {f}, antesala {f}
antediluvian {adj} /ˌantɪdɪˈluːvɪən/ (extremely ancient or antiquated; old; prehistoric) :: antediluviano {m}
antelope {n} /ˈæn.tə.loʊp/ (mammal of the family Bovidae) :: antílope {m}
antenna {n} /ænˈtɛn.ə/ (feeler organ) :: antena {f}
antenna {n} (device to receive or transmit radio signals) SEE: aerial ::
antepenultimate {adj} (two before the last) :: antepenúltimo
anterior {adj} (before in place) :: anterior
anterior {adj} (anatomy: nearer the forward end) :: anterior
anterior auricular muscle {n} (muscle) :: músculo auricular anterior {m}
anterior chamber {n} (space between cornea and iris) :: cámara anterior {f}
anterior deltoid {n} (the largest of the muscles of the front of the shoulders) :: deltoides anteriores {m}
anteriority {n} (state of being anterior or preceding in time or in situation) :: anterioridad {f}
antero- {prefix} (anterior; front; forward) :: antero-
anterograde amnesia {n} (inability to remember new information) :: amnesia anterógrada {f}
anteroinferior {adj} (located in front and below) :: anteroinferior
anterolateral {adj} (in front of the body, away from the midline) :: anterolateral
anteromedial {adj} (located in the front and towards a middle line) :: anteromedial
anteroom {n} (antechamber) SEE: antechamber ::
anteroposterior {adj} (anterior to posterior) :: anteroposterior
anterosuperior {adj} (from anterior to superior) :: anterosuperior
anthelmintic {adj} /ænθɛlˈmɪntɪk/ (destructive to parasitic intestinal worms) :: antihelmíntico
anthelmintic {n} (drug that causes the expulsion or death of intestinal worms) :: antihelmíntico {m}
anthem {n} /ˈæn.θəm/ (national anthem) :: himno {m}
anthem {n} (hymn of praise or loyalty) :: himno {m}
anther {n} /ˈænθɚ/ (pollen-bearing part of the stamen) :: antera {f}
antheridium {n} (bryophyte organ producing male gametes) :: anteridio {m}
anthesis {n} /ænˈθisɪs/ (the event of a flower opening) :: floración {f}
ant-hill {n} (anthill) SEE: anthill ::
anthill {n} /ˈænt.hɪl/ (home of ants and termites) :: hormiguero {m}
anthocyanin {n} (any of many water-soluble red to violet plant pigments) :: antocianina {f}
anthological {adj} (pertaining to anthologies) :: antológico
anthology {n} /ænˈθɑlədʒi/ (collection of literary works) :: antología {f}, florilegio
Anthony {prop} /ˈæn.tə.ni/ (given name) :: Antonio
anthozoan {n} /anθə(ʊ)ˈzəʊən/ (a marine invertebrate of the class Anthozoa) :: antozoo {m}
anthracene {n} (tricyclic aromatic hydrocarbon) :: antraceno {m}
anthracite {n} /ˈænθɹəˌsaɪt/ (type of coal) :: antracita {f}
anthracosis {n} (pneumoconiosis caused by inhalation of coal) :: antracosis {f}
anthraquinone {n} (tricyclic quinone) :: antraquinona {f}
anthrax {n} /ˈæn.θɹæks/ (disease) :: carbunco {m}
anthropic {adj} /ænˈθɹɒp.ɪk/ (of or pertaining to mankind or humans) :: antrópico
anthropization {n} (transformation or adaptation of the environment to meet the needs of humans) :: antropización {f}
anthropo- {prefix} (men; people) :: antropo-
Anthropocene {prop} /ˈænθɹəpəˌsiːn/ (the current geological period) :: Antropoceno {m}
anthropocentric {adj} (giving preference to humans) :: antropocéntrico
anthropocentrism {n} /ˌæn.θɹə.poʊˈsɛn.tɹɪz.m/ (viewpoint) :: antropocentrismo {m}
anthropogenic {adj} (having its origin in the influence of human activity on nature) :: antropogénico
anthropogeography {n} (study of the geographical distribution of humankind) :: antropogeografía, geografía humana
anthropography {n} (branch of anthropology that deals with human divisions as distinguished by physical character, language, institutions and customs) :: antropografía {m}
anthropoid {adj} (having characteristics of a human, usually in terms of shape or appearance) :: antropoide
anthropoid {adj} (having characteristics of an ape) :: antropoide
anthropologic {adj} (anthropological) SEE: anthropological ::
anthropological {adj} /æn.θɹə.pə.ˈlɑdʒikəl/ (relating to anthropology) :: antropológico {m}
anthropologist {n} /ˌæn.θɹoʊˈpɑl.ə.d͡ʒɪst/ (one who is versed in anthropology) :: antropólogo {m}, antropóloga {f}
anthropology {n} /ˌænθɹəˈpɑːlədʒi/ (the study of humanity) :: antropología {f}
anthropometry {n} /ænθɹəˈpɒmɪtɹɪ/ (science of measuring the human body) :: antropometría {f}
anthropomorphic {adj} /ænθɹɒpəˈmɔɹfɪk/ (having the form of a person) :: antropomorfo
anthropomorphic {adj} (given human attributes) :: antropomorfo
anthropomorphism {n} (the attribution or ascription of human characteristics to something not human) :: antropomorfismo {m}
anthropomorphize {v} (attribute human qualities) :: antropomorfizar
anthroposophy {n} /ˌænθɹəˈpɑsəfi/ (a spiritual philosophy) :: antroposofía {f}
-anthropy {suffix} (humanity; mankind) :: -antropía
anti- {prefix} /ænti/ (against, hostile to) :: anti-, contra-
antiabortion {adj} (opposed to the practice of abortion) :: antiaborto, antiabortista {m} {f}
antiabortionist {n} (one who is opposed to the practice and/or legality of abortion) :: antiabortista {m} {f}
antiacademic {adj} (opposing what is academic) :: antiacadémico
antiacid {n} (antacid) SEE: antacid ::
antiaggregant {adj} (that prevents the aggregation of platelets) :: antiagregante
antiaggregation {n} (prevention of the aggregation of platelets) :: antiagregación {f}
anti-aging {adj} (related to the lessening or halting of the aging process) :: antienvejecimiento
anti-aircraft {adj} (intended to attack aircraft) :: antiaéreo
anti-aircraft {n} (anti-aircraft artillery) :: antiaéreo {m}
anti-American {adj} (opposing America) :: antiamericano, antiestadounidense
anti-American {adj} (opposing American values) :: antiestadounidense
anti-Americanism {n} (the fear or dislike of the United States or American people, policies, culture or government) :: antiamericanismo {m}
antiarrhythmic {adj} (used to treat or prevent arrhythmia) :: antiarrítmico {m}, antiarrítmica {f}
antiarrhythmic {n} (a drug that treats or prevents arrhythmia) :: antiarrítmico {m}
antibacchius {n} (metrical foot consisting of two accented syllables followed by one unaccented syllable) :: antibaquio {m}
antibacterial {adj} (killing or inhibiting bacteria) :: antibacteriano, antibacterial
antibiogram {n} (laboratory procedure in which samples of a bacterium are treated with a variety of antibiotics) :: antibiograma {m}
antibiotic {n} /ˌæn.taɪ.baɪˈɑ.tɪk/ (substance that destroys or inhibits bacteria) :: antibiótico {m}
antibiotic {adj} (of or relating to antibiotics) :: antibiótico
antibody {n} (protein that binds to a specific antigen) :: anticuerpo {m}
antibrachium {n} (antibrachium) SEE: forearm ::
antibullfighting {adj} (opposing bullfighting) :: antitaurino
antibully {adj} (countering bullying) :: antiacoso
antibullying {adj} (antibully) SEE: antibully ::
antic {adj} /ˈæn.tɪk/ (architecture: grotesque, incongruous) :: grotesco, incongruente, absurdo {m}
antic {adj} (grotesque) :: grotesco
antic {n} (architecture: grotesque representation of a figure) :: grotesco {m}
antic {n} (ludicrous act or behaviour) :: ridículo {m}, payasada, bufonada
anticapitalist {n} (one opposes capitalism) :: anticapitalista
anticapitalistic {adj} (anticapitalist) SEE: anticapitalist ::
anticatabolic {adj} (that inhibits catabolism) :: anticatabólico {m}
anti-Catalanism {n} (hostility against Catalans) :: anticatalanismo
anticathode {n} (anode) SEE: anode ::
anticellulite {adj} (countering cellulite) :: anticelulitis
antichain {n} (subset of a partially ordered set) :: anticadena {f}
antichresis {n} (agreement by which a debtor gives a creditor the use of real property) :: anticresis {f}
antichretic {adj} (of or relating to an antichresis) :: anticrético
antichrist {n} (Someone that works against the teachings of Christ) :: anticristo {m}
antichristian {adj} /antɪˈkɹɪstɪən/ (opposed to Christians or Christianity) :: anticristiano
anticipate {v} /ænˈtɪs.ə.peɪt/ (to know of something before it manifests) :: anticipar, prever
anticipation {n} /æn.tɪs.əˈpe.ʃən/ (the act of anticipating) :: previsión {f}
anticipation {n} (eagerness for future occurrence) :: anticipación {f}
anticipatory {adj} (characterized by anticipation) :: en anticipación, en previsión
anticleric {n} (anticlerical) SEE: anticlerical ::
anticlerical {adj} (opposed to political influence of clerics) :: anticlerical
anticlimactic {adj} (lacking climax) :: anticlimático, decepcionante
anticlimax {n} (break in the final climax) :: anticlímax {m}
anticlinal {adj} (inclining or dipping in opposite directions) :: anticlinal
anticline {n} /ˈæntiklaɪn/ (anticlinal fold) :: anticlinal
anticlockwise {adj} /ˌæntiˈklɑkwaɪz/ (in the opposite direction to the hands of an analogue clock) :: antihorario {m}, antihoraria {f}, sinistrorso {m}
anticlockwise {adv} (in the opposite direction to the hands of an analogue clock) :: en sentido antihorario, antihorariamente, en sentido contrario a las agujas del reloj
anticlockwisely {adv} (anticlockwise) SEE: anticlockwise ::
anticoagulant {n} (substance) :: anticoagulante {m}
anticoagulant {adj} (acting as an anticoagulant) :: anticoagulante
anticodon {n} /ˌæntiˈkəʊdɒn/ (sequence of three nucleotides) :: anticodón {m}
anticolonial {adj} /ˌænt.aɪ.kəˈloʊn.i.əl/ (against colonialism) :: anticolonial
anticolonialism {n} (the movement that opposes colonialism) :: anticolonialismo {m}
anticommunism {n} /æntɪˈkɒmjʊnɪzəm/ (against communism) :: anticomunismo {m}
anticommunist {adj} (opposed to communism) :: anticomunista
anticommunistic {adj} (anticommunist) SEE: anticommunist ::
anticonstitutional {adj} :: anticonstitucional {m} {f}
anticonstitutionally {adv} (anticonstitutionally) :: anticonstitucionalmente
anticorruption {adj} /ˌæntiːkəˈɹʌpʃən/ (opposed to or combating corruption) :: anticorrupción
anticrisis {adj} (intended to prevent or counter a crisis) :: anticrisis
anticultural {adj} (opposing mainstream culture or culture in general) :: anticultural
anticyclone {n} (system of winds) :: anticiclón {m}
antidemocratic {adj} (opposed to the tenets of democracy) :: antidemocrático, antidemocrática {f}
antidepressant {n} (agent that prevents or counteracts depression) :: antidepresivo {m}
antidepressant {adj} (preventing or counteracting depression) :: antidepresivo
antidepression {adj} (antidepressant) SEE: antidepressant ::
antidepressive {adj} (antidepressant) SEE: antidepressant ::
antidepressive {n} (antidepressant) SEE: antidepressant ::
antiderivative {n} (function whose derivative is a given function) :: antiderivada {f}
antidiuretic {n} (an agent that prevents or counteracts diuresis) :: antidiurético {m}
antidiuretic {adj} (preventing or counteracting diuresis) :: antidiurético
antidopaminergic {adj} (preventing or counteracting the effects of dopamine) :: antidopaminérgico
antidopaminergic {n} (any drug that prevents or counteracts the effects of dopamine) :: antidopaminérgico {m}
antidotary {n} (antidote) SEE: antidote ::
antidote {n} /ˈæn.tə.dot/ (remedy to counteract a poison) :: antídoto {m}
antidrug {adj} (against drug use) :: antidroga, antidrogas
antidysenteric {adj} (working against dysentery) :: antidisentérico
antiemetic {adj} (that combats nausea and vomiting) :: antiemético
anti-Europeanism {n} :: antieuropeísmo {m}
antifascism {n} (opposition to fascism) :: antifascismo {m}
antifascist {adj} (opposed to fascism) :: antifascista
antifascist {n} (person opposed to fascism) :: antifascista {m} {f}
antifascistic {adj} (antifascist) SEE: antifascist ::
antifebrile {adj} (antipyretic) SEE: antipyretic ::
antifebrile {n} (antipyretic) SEE: antipyretic ::
antifeminism {n} (any belief antagonistic to feminism) :: antifeminismo {m}
antifeminist {adj} (antagonistic to feminism) :: antifeminista
antifeminist {n} (person antagonistic to feminism) :: antifeminista {m} {f}
antifeministic {adj} (antifeminist) SEE: antifeminist ::
antifever {adj} (antipyretic) SEE: antipyretic ::
antifreedom {adj} (opposing or working against freedom) :: antilibertades
antifreeze {n} (a substance used to lower the freezing point of water) :: anticongelante {m}
antigas {adj} (countering military gas attacks) :: antigás
antigen {n} (substance that induces an immune response) :: antígeno {m}
anti-globalism {n} :: antiglobalización {f}, antiglobalismo {m}
antiglobalist {adj} (of or pertaining to antiglobalism) :: antiglobalista {m} {f}
antiglobalist {n} (a proponent of antiglobalism) :: antiglobalista {m} {f}
Antigua {prop} /ænˈtiːɡ(w)ə/ (island) :: Antigua {f}
Antigua and Barbuda {prop} /ænˌti.ɡ(w)ə ænd bɑɹˈbju.də/ (country) :: Antigua y Barbuda
Antiguan {n} /ænˈtiːɡən/ (person) :: antiguano {m}
Antiguan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Antigua, or the Antiguan people) :: antiguano {m}
antigypsyism {n} (prejudice or hostility against Romani people) :: antiziganismo {m}
anti-Haitianism {n} :: antihaitianismo
antihelminth {adj} (anthelmintic) SEE: anthelmintic ::
antihelmintic {adj} (anthelmintic) SEE: anthelmintic ::
antihemorrhagic {adj} (that stops or reduces hemorrhage) :: antihemorrágico
antihero {n} /ˈæn.taɪˌhi.ɹoʊ/ (protagonist who proceeds in an unheroic manner) :: antihéroe {m}
antiheroine {n} (female antihero) :: antiheroína
antihistamine {n} /ˌæn.tiˈhɪs.tə.miːn/ (drug or substance) :: antihistamínico {m}
antihistaminic {n} (antihistamine) SEE: antihistamine ::
antihistaminic {adj} (of or pertaining to antihistamines) :: antihistamínico
antihomophobia {n} (opposition to homophobia) :: antihomofobia {f}
antihydrogen {n} (antimatter equivalent of hydrogen) :: antihidrógeno {m}
antiimmigrant {adj} (opposing immigrants) :: antiinmigrante {m} {f}, antinmigrante {m} {f}
anti-immigration {adj} (opposing immigration) :: antiinmigración {m} {f}, antinmigración {m} {f}
anti-imperialism {n} (belief or practice which opposes imperialism) :: antiimperialismo {m}
anti-imperialist {adj} (against imperialism) :: antiimperialista
antiindependence {adj} (opposing political independence) :: antiindependentista
anti-inflammatory {n} (agent that prevents or counteracts inflammation) :: antiinflamatorio {m}
anti-inflammatory {adj} (preventing or counteracting inflammation) :: antiinflamatorio
anti-inflationary {adj} (intended to counteract or reverse inflation) :: antiinflacionario
anti-Islamic {adj} (hostile against Islam or Muslims) :: antimusulmán
antikidnap {adj} (antikidnapping) SEE: antikidnapping ::
antikidnapping {adj} (preventing or countering kidnapping) :: antisecuestros
antilaundering {adj} (countering money laundering) :: antilavado
antiliberalism {n} (antiliberal beliefs and practices) :: antiliberalismo {m}
Antillean {adj} /æntəˈliːən/ (of, from, or pertaining to the Netherlands Antilles) :: antillano
Antillean {n} (person from the Netherlands Antilles) :: antillano {m}
Antilles {prop} /ænˈtɪl.iːz/ (islands) :: Antillas {f-p}
anti-lock {adj} (preventing from becoming stuck or jammed) :: antibloqueo
antilocking {adj} (anti-lock) SEE: anti-lock ::
antimalarial {n} (agent that prevents or counteracts malaria) :: antimalárico {m}, antipalúdico {m}
antimalarial {adj} (preventing or counteracting malaria) :: antimalárico, antipalúdico
antimatter {n} /ˈæntimæˌtɚ/ (matter composed of antiparticles) :: antimateria {f}
antimicrobe {adj} (antimicrobial) SEE: antimicrobial ::
antimicrobial {adj} (destroying microbes) :: antimicrobiano
antimicrobial {n} (agent that destroys microbes) :: antimicrobiano {m}
antimicrobic {adj} (antimicrobial) SEE: antimicrobial ::
antimicrobic {n} (antimicrobial) SEE: antimicrobial ::
anti-militarism {n} (a doctrine that opposes war) :: antimilitarismo {m}
antimissile {adj} (designed to destroy another missile in flight) :: antimisil
anti-Müllerian {adj} (that inhibits the function or development of the Müllerian ducts) :: antimulleriano
antimodern {adj} (opposed to modernity or modernization) :: antimoderno
antimony {n} /ˈæn.təˌmoʊ.ni/ (chemical element) :: antimonio {m}
antimony {n} (stibnite) SEE: stibnite ::
antinatalism {n} (opposition to the increase in human population) :: antinatalismo {m}
antinatalist {n} (a supporter of antinatalism) :: antinatalista
antinationalism {n} (opposition to nationalism) :: antinacionalismo {m}
antineutrino {n} (the antiparticle of the neutrino) :: antineutrino {m}
antineutron {n} (the antiparticle corresponding to a neutron) :: antineutrón {m}
anting {n} /ˈæntɪŋ/ (bird behaviour) :: baño de hormigas {m}
antinomy {n} /ænˈtɪnəmi/ (contradiction) :: antinomia {f}
Antioch {prop} /ˈæn.ti.ɒk/ (city) :: Antioquía
Antiochene {adj} /ænˈtaɪəkiːn/ (of or pertaining to Antioch) :: antioqueno
Antiochene {n} (citizen of Antioch) :: antioqueno {m}, antioquena {f}
Antiochian {adj} (Antiochene) SEE: Antiochene ::
Antiochian {n} (Antiochene) SEE: Antiochene ::
Antiochus {prop} (one of the thirteen kings) :: Antíoco
antioxidant {n} (substance that slows oxidation) :: antioxidante {m}
antioxidant {n} (vitamin that acts against free radicals) :: antioxidante {m}
antioxidant {adj} (acting against oxidation) :: antioxidante
antioxidative {adj} (antioxidant) SEE: antioxidant ::
antioxygen {adj} (antioxidant) SEE: antioxidant ::
antioxygenic {adj} (antioxidant) SEE: antioxidant ::
antipaludic {adj} (antimalarial) SEE: antimalarial ::
antiparallel {adj} (parallel of opposite direction) :: antiparalelo
antiparasite {adj} (antiparasitic) SEE: antiparasitic ::
antiparasitic {adj} (that counters parasites) :: antiparasitario
antiparticle {n} /ˈæntiˌpɑɹtɪkəl/ (a subatomic particle) :: antipartícula {f}
antipathy {n} /ænˈtɪpəθi/ (contrariety or opposition in feeling) :: antipatía {f}, aversión {f}
antipeople {adj} (antipopular) SEE: antipopular ::
antiperspirant {n} (a substance used to minimize sweating) :: antitranspirante {m}
antiphon {n} /ˈæntɪfən/ (devotional piece of music sung responsively) :: antífona {f}
antiphonal {n} (antiphon) SEE: antiphon ::
antiphrasis {n} (use of a word or phrase in a sense not in accord with its literal meaning) :: antífrasis {f}
antipode {n} /ˈæn.tɪ.poʊd/ (something directly opposite) :: antípoda
antipollution {adj} /æn.taɪ.pəˈluː.ʃən/ (that reduces pollution) :: anticontaminación
antipope {n} /ˈantɪpəʊp/ (person who claims to be pope) :: antipapa {m}
antipopular {adj} (opposing the people) :: antipopular
antiprism {n} (a polyhedron composed of two parallel copies of some particular polygon, connected by an alternating band of triangles) :: antiprisma {f}
antiproliferative {adj} (Tending to suppress cell growth) :: antiproliferativo
antiproton {n} (antiparticle of the proton) :: antiprotón {m}
antipsychosis {adj} (antipsychotic) SEE: antipsychotic ::
antipsychotic {adj} (preventing or counteracting psychosis) :: antipsicótico
antipsychotic {n} (any of a group of drugs used to treat psychosis) :: antipsicótico {m}
antipyretic {adj} (that reduces fever) :: antipirético
antipyretic {n} (medication that reduces fever) :: antipirético {m}
antiquarian {adj} /ˌæn.tɪˈkwɛɹ.i.ən/ (pertaining to antiquaries; second-hand) :: antiguo, anticuario
antiquarian {n} (collector, student or expert) :: anticuario {m}, anticuaria {f}
antiquary {n} (a person who is knowledgeable of, or who collects antiques; an antiquarian) :: anticuario {m}
antiquated {adj} /ˈæntɪˌkweɪtɪd/ (old fashioned) :: anticuado
antique {adj} /ænˈtiːk/ (old; out of date) :: antiguo
antique {n} (old piece) :: antigüedad {f}
antique white {n} (colour) :: blanco roto
antiquist {n} (antiquary) SEE: antiquary ::
antiquity {n} /ænˈtɪk.wə.ti/ (ancient times) :: antigüedad {f}
antiracist {adj} (opposed to racism) :: antirracista
antiracist {n} (one who opposes racism) :: antirracista {m} {f}
antiradar {adj} (preventing detection by radar) :: antirradar
antiretroviral {adj} (fighting retrovirus) :: antirretroviral
antirevolutionary {adj} (opposing a revolution) :: antirrevolucionario
antirrhinum {n} (snapdragon) SEE: snapdragon ::
antisecular {adj} (opposing what is secular) :: antisecular
anti-Semite {n} (anti-Semite) :: antisemita {m} {f}
anti-Semitic {adj} /ˌæntiːsəˈmɪtɪk/ (exhibiting anti-Semitism) :: antisemita
anti-Semitism {n} /ˌæntɪˈsɛmɪˌtɪzəm/ (prejudice or hostility against Jews) :: antisemitismo {m}
antisense {n} /ˌæntaɪˈsɛns/ (a molecule which suppresses transcription) :: antisentido {m}
antiseptic {adj} (of or relating to antisepsis) :: antiséptico
antiseptic {adj} (capable of preventing microbial infection) :: antiséptico
antiseptic {adj} (very clean; aseptic) :: aséptico
antiseptic {n} (substance that inhibits the growth of microorganisms) :: antiséptico
antiseptically {adv} (in an antiseptic manner) :: antisépticamente
antish {adj} (antly) SEE: antly ::
antiskid {adj} (designed to increase friction) :: antideslizante, antiderrapante
antiskidding {adj} (antiskid) SEE: antiskid ::
antislip {adj} (preventing slipping) :: antideslizante, antiderrapante
antislippage {adj} (antislip) SEE: antislip ::
anti-smoking {adj} (antismoking) SEE: antismoking ::
antismoking {adj} (opposing or prohibiting smoking) :: antitabaco
antisocial {adj} /ˌæntiˈsoʊʃəl/ (unwilling or unable to associate normally with other people) :: antisocial
antisocial personality disorder {n} (A personality disorder marked by disregard and violations of the rights of others) :: trastorno antisocial de la personalidad {m}
antispace {n} (a space or region that violates the norms or conventions of spaces) :: antiespacio {m}
antispast {n} (a metrical foot composed of an iambus and a trochee) :: antispasto {m}
antistatic {n} (agent or substance) :: antiestático {m}
antisurveillance {n} (countersurveillance) SEE: countersurveillance ::
antitaurine {adj} :: antitaurino
antiterror {adj} (antiterrorist) SEE: antiterrorist ::
antiterrorism {n} (activity aiming at opposing terrorism) :: antiterrorismo {m}, contraterrorismo {m}
antiterrorist {adj} (counteracting terrorism) :: antiterrorista
antitetanic {adj} (countering tetanus) :: antitetánico
antitetanus {adj} (antitetanic) SEE: antitetanic ::
antitheft {adj} (preventing from being stolen) :: antirrobo, antiatraco
antitheism {n} (active opposition to theism) :: antiteísmo {m}
antithesis {n} /ænˈtɪ.θə.sɪs/ (proposition that is opposite to other proposition) :: antítesis {f}
antithetic {adj} (antithetical) SEE: antithetical ::
antithetical {adj} (pertaining to or being an antithesis) :: antitético
antithrombin {n} /ˌæntɪˈθɹɒmbɪn/ (small molecule) :: antitrombina {f}
antithyroid {adj} (reducing the production or effects of thyroid hormones) :: antitiroideos
antitoxic {adj} (that counteracts a toxin or poison) :: antitóxico
antitoxin {n} (antibody to a specific toxin) :: antitoxina {f}
antitrust {adj} (opposed to or against the establishment or existence of trusts) :: antimonopolista
antitrypsin {n} (class of serum proteins) :: antitripsina {f}
antiutopian {adj} (opposing utopian values) :: antiutópico
anti-vaccination {adj} (being against vaccination) :: antivacunas
antivaccine {adj} (anti-vaccination) SEE: anti-vaccination ::
antiviral {adj} (medicine) :: antivírico
antiviral {adj} (computing) :: antivirus
antivirus {n} (computing software) :: antivirus {m}
antiwrinkle {adj} (counteracting wrinkles) :: antiarrugas
antiziganism {n} (antigypsyism) SEE: antigypsyism ::
anti-Zionist {n} (one who is opposed to Zionism) :: antisionista {m} {f}
anti-Zionist {adj} (opposed to Zionism) :: antisionista
antler {n} /ˈænt.lɚ/ (bony structure on the head of deer, moose and elk) :: cornamenta {f}, asta {f}, cuerno {m}
Antlered God {prop} (Wiccan god) :: dios astado {m}
Antlia {prop} (constellation) :: Antlia {f}
antlion {n} (nocturnal insects) :: mirmelóntido {m}, hormiga león
antly {adj} (pertaining to ants) :: fórmico
Antofagasta {prop} (a city in northern Chile) :: Antofagasta
Antoinette {prop} (female given name from French Antoinette) :: Antonieta
Antonia {prop} (female given name) :: Antonia {f}
Antonio {prop} (male given name) SEE: Anthony ::
antonomasia {n} /ˌæntənəˈmeɪʒə/ (substitution of an epithet or title in place of a proper noun) :: antonomasia {f}
Antony {prop} (male given name) SEE: Anthony ::
antonym {n} /ˈæntəˌnɪm/ (word which has the opposite meaning) :: antónimo {m}
antonymous {adj} /ænˈtɑnɪməs/ (having an opposite meaning) :: antónimo
antonymous {adj} (being an antonym) :: antónimo
antonymy {n} /ˈæntə.nɪm.i/ (semantic relation between antonyms) :: antonimia {f}
antrectomy {n} (removal of part of the stomach) :: antrectomía {f}
antrorse {adj} (curved forward and upward) :: antrorso
antrum {n} /ˈæn.tɹəm/ (bodily cavity) :: antro
antshrike {n} (several passerine bird species of various genera in the antbird (Thamnophilidae) family) :: batará {m}, hormiguero {m}
antsiness {n} (unease) SEE: unease ::
ants in one's pants {n} (agitated and fidgety state) :: hormigas en la cola (ants in one's bottom), (ser) culo de mal asiento
Antwerp {prop} /ˈæn.twɝp/ (province) :: Amberes {m}
Antwerp {prop} (city) :: Amberes {m}
Antwerpian {n} (someone from Antwerp) :: amberino {m}
Antwerpian {adj} (of Antwerp) :: amberino
Anubis {prop} (Egyptian god of the dead and tombs) :: Anubis {m}
anuran {n} /əˈnjʊəɹ(ə)n/ (amphibian of the order Anura) :: anuro {m}
anuran {adj} (of or relating to the order Anura) :: anuro
anuria {n} (a condition in which the kidneys do not produce urine) :: anuria {f}
anus {n} /ˈeɪ.nəs/ (lower opening of the digestive tract) :: ano {m}
anvil {n} /ˈæn.vəl/ (block used in blacksmithing) :: yunque {m}, bigornia {f}
anvil {n} (bone in inner ear) :: yunque {m}
anxietolytic {adj} (anxiolytic) SEE: anxiolytic ::
anxietude {n} (anxiety) SEE: anxiety ::
anxiety {n} /ˌæŋ(ɡ)ˈzaɪ.ə.ti/ (concern) :: zozobra {f}, ansiedad {f}
anxiety {n} (eager desire) :: inquietud {f}
anxiety {n} (pathological condition) :: ansiedad
anxiety disorder {n} (disorder characterised by excessive anxiety) :: trastorno de ansiedad
anxiogenic {adj} (causing anxiety) :: ansiógeno {m}
anxiolytic {n} (drug prescribed for the treatment of symptoms of anxiety) :: ansiolítico {m}
anxious {adj} /ˈæŋ(k).ʃəs/ (full of anxiety) :: ansioso, inquieto
anxious {adj} (earnestly desirous) :: ansioso, deseoso
anxiously {adv} /ˈæŋ(k).ʃəs.li/ (in an anxious manner) :: con inquietud, con ansiedad, ansiosamente
anxiousness {n} (anxiety) SEE: anxiety ::
any {adv} /ˈɛni/ (at all) :: algo
any {determiner} (no matter what kind) :: cualquier, cualquiera
any {pron} (Any things or persons) :: alguno {m}, alguna {f}
anybody {pron} /ˈɛn.i.bɑd.i/ ((colloquial) a person of consideration or standing) :: alguien
anybody {pron} (anyone) SEE: anyone ::
anybody's {pron} /ˈɛnibədiz/ (belonging to anybody (possessive form of anybody)) :: de alguien
anyhow {adv} /ˈɛn.i.haʊ/ (in any way, in any manner) :: de todas maneras, de todas formas, comoquiera, al tuntún, al voleo, sin ton ni son
anyhow {adv} (in any case) SEE: in any case ::
any longer {adv} (any more) SEE: any more ::
any minute now {adv} (very soon) :: de un momento a otro
any more {adv} (not any more) SEE: no longer ::
any more {adv} (in negative or interrogative constructions) :: ya, ya más
anyone {pron} /ˈɛniˌwʌn/ (anybody) :: cualquiera, quien, alguien
anyplace {adv} (anywhere) SEE: anywhere ::
anything {pron} /ˈɛn.i.θɪŋ/ (any thing of any kind) :: cualquier cosa
anything else {pron} (any other thing) :: algo más
anytime {interj} (you're welcome) SEE: you're welcome ::
anytime {adv} (at any time) :: cuando sea, sea cuando sea, siempre
anyway {adv} /ˈɛniweɪ/ (regardless) :: aún así, a pesar de todo, igualmente, de todos modos, de todas formas
anyway {adv} (used to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous statement) :: de cualquier manera, de todos modos
anyway {adv} (in any way) :: en fin, de todos modos
anywhere {adv} /ˈɛn.i.hwɛɹ/ (in or at any location) :: en cualquier parte, dondequiera
Aomen {prop} (Macau) SEE: Macau ::
aorist aspect {n} (a grammatical aspect) :: aoristo {m}
aorta {n} /eɪˈɔːɹtə/ (great artery) :: aorta {f}
aortic {adj} /eˈoɹ.tɪk/ (of or concerning the aorta) :: aórtico
aortic arch syndrome {n} (Takayasu's arteritis) SEE: Takayasu's arteritis ::
aortico- {prefix} (of or pertaining to the aorta) :: aortico-
aorticorenal {adj} (relating to the aorta and the kidney) :: aorticorrenal
Aosta Valley {prop} (Valle d'Aosta) SEE: Valle d'Aosta ::
Apache {prop} /ə.ˈpæ.t͡ʃi/ (Apache language) :: apache {m}
Apache {n} (Apache person) :: apache {m} {f}
apart {adv} /əˈpɑː(ɹ)t/ (separately, in regard to space or company) :: aparte, separadamente
apart {adv} (aside; away) :: aparte
apart {adv} (apart from) SEE: apart from ::
apart from {prep} (except for) :: salvo, aparte de, fuera de
apartheid {v} /əˈpɑɹthaɪt/ (policy of racial separation in South Africa) :: apartheid {m}
apartheid {v} (any policy of racial separation, see also: segregation) :: apartheid {m}
apartment {n} /əˈpɑːt.mənt/ (domicile occupying part of a building) :: [Colombia, Caribbean Islands, Central America, Uruguay, Venezuela] apartamento {m}, [Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Peru] departamento {m}, [Spain] piso {m}, vivienda
apartmentmate {n} (one who shares an apartment (US)) SEE: roommate ::
apartmentmate {n} (one who shares an apartment (UK)) SEE: flatmate ::
apatheism {n} /æ.pə.θi.ɪzəm/ (apathy concerning the existence of God) :: apateísmo {m}
apathetic {adj} /æp.əˈθɛt.ɪk/ (void of feeling) :: apático, indiferente, desganado
apathetically {adv} (in an apathetic manner) :: apáticamente
apatheticness {n} (apathy) SEE: apathy ::
apathistical {adj} (apathetic) SEE: apathetic ::
apathy {n} /ˈæ.pə.θi/ (lack of emotion or motivation) :: apatía {f}
apatite {n} /ˈæp.ə.taɪt/ (type of mineral) :: apatita {f}
ape {n} /eɪp/ (animal) :: primate {m}
ape {v} (to imitate) :: remedar, imitar
APEC {prop} (trade agreement) :: APEC {f}, Foro de Cooperación Económica Asia-Pacífico {m}
apelike {adj} (simian) SEE: simian ::
apely {adj} (simian) SEE: simian ::
Apennines {prop} (mountain range) :: Apeninos {m-p}
aper {n} (someone who apes something) SEE: imitator ::
aperiodic {adj} (math: of a state) :: aperiódico
aperture {n} /ˈæp.ɚ.tʃɚ/ (opening) :: abertura {f}
aperture {n} (diameter of the aperture (in the sense above)) :: apertura {f}
apex {n} /ˈeɪˌpɛks/ (highest point) :: ápice {m}, cima {f}
apex {n} (moment of greatest success, expansion, etc) :: apogeo {m}
apex {n} (in geometry: topmost vertex of a cone or pyramid) :: ápice {m}, cúspide {f}
apex {n} (pointed end) :: ápice {m}
apex {n} (botany: end of leaf) :: ápice
apex court {n} (supreme court) SEE: supreme court ::
apex predator {n} (an animal atop the food chain) :: superdepredador {m}
aphasia {n} /əˈfeɪzɪə/ (pathological speech disorder) :: afasia {f}
aphasic {adj} /əˈfeɪzək/ (affected by, or pertaining to, aphasia) :: afásico
aphelion {n} /əˈfiːlɪən/ (the point in the elliptical orbit of a planet where it is farthest from the Sun) :: afelio {m}
aphemia {n} (type of aphasia in which the ability to speak is lost) :: afemia {f}
apheresis {n} /əˈfɛɹəsɪs/ (loss of letters or sounds from the beginning of a word) :: aféresis {f}
aphid {n} /ˈeɪ.fɪd/ (insect) :: áfido {m}
aphis {n} (aphid) SEE: aphid ::
aphobia {n} (fearlessness) SEE: fearlessness ::
aphonia {n} (loss of voice) :: afonía {f}
aphonic {adj} (exhibiting aphonia) :: afónico
aphonous {adj} (aphonic) SEE: aphonic ::
aphorism {n} /ˈæ.fə.ɹɪzm̩/ (short phrase conveying some principle or concept of thought) :: aforismo {m}
aphorismic {adj} (aphoristic) SEE: aphoristic ::
aphoristic {adj} (of, relating to, or containing aphorisms) :: aforístico
aphrodisiac {adj} /æf.ɹoʊ.ˈdi.zi.æk/ (intensifying sexual desire) :: afrodisíaco
aphrodisiac {n} (food or drug) :: afrodisíaco {m}
Aphrodite {prop} /æfɹəˈdaɪti/ (Greek goddess) :: Afrodita {f}
aphroditic {adj} (venereal) SEE: venereal ::
aphtha {n} (foot-and-mouth disease) SEE: foot-and-mouth disease ::
aphtha {n} (oral thrush) :: afta {f}
aphthous {adj} (relating to aphtha) :: aftoso
Apia {prop} (capital of Samoa) :: Apia
apian {adj} /ˈeɪpi.ən/ (related to bees) :: api-
apiarist {n} (beekeeper) SEE: beekeeper ::
apiary {n} /ˈeɪ.pi.ɛɹ.i/ (a place where bees and hives are kept) :: colmenar {m}, apiario {m}
apicectomy {n} (surgical replacement of the root tip of a tooth) :: apicectomía {f}
apicoplast {n} (a relict, non-photosynthetic plastid found in most of the Apicomplexa) :: apicoplasto {m}
a picture is worth a thousand words {proverb} (visualisation is better than verbal description) :: una imagen vale más que mil palabras
a picture paints a thousand words {proverb} (a picture is worth a thousand words) SEE: a picture is worth a thousand words ::
apiculturalist {n} (beekeeper) SEE: beekeeper ::
apiculture {n} (beekeeping) SEE: beekeeping ::
apiculturist {n} (beekeeper) SEE: beekeeper ::
apiculus {n} (part of a spore) :: apículo {m}
apiece {adv} /əˈpis/ (apiece) :: cada uno
apishamore {n} (saddle blanket) SEE: saddle blanket ::
aplenty {adj} (in an overlarge quantity) :: en abundancia
aplenty {adv} (more than enough) :: a tutiplén [colloquial], a porrillo [colloquial], para dar y tomar [colloquial]
aplomb {n} /əˈplʌm/ (self-confidence) :: aplomo {m}
aplomb {n} (ballet) :: aplomo {m}
apnea {n} (cessation of breathing) :: apnea {f}
apneumatosis {n} (atelectasis) SEE: atelectasis ::
apocalypse {n} /əˈpɑkəlɪps/ (end of the world) :: apocalipsis {m}
Apocalypse {prop} /əˈpɑkəlɪps/ (the written account of a revelation of hidden things given by God to a chosen prophet) :: Apocalipsis {m}
Apocalypse {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Apocalipsis {m}
apocalyptic {adj} /əˈpɒ.kə.lɪp.tɪk/ (of or relating to an apocalypse) :: apocalíptico
apocalyptical {adj} (apocalyptic) SEE: apocalyptic ::
apocalypticist {n} (apocalyptic) SEE: apocalyptic ::
apocarotenal {n} (carotenoid) :: apocarotenal {m}
apocarpous {adj} (having carpels that are not joined) :: apocarpo
apocopate {adj} (shortened by apocope) :: apocopado
apocopate {v} (shorten using apocope) :: apocopar
apocope {n} /əˈpɒ.kə.pi/ (loss or omission of a sound or syllable from the end of a word) :: apócope {f}
apocrypha {n} /ʌˈpɑk.ɹə.fə/ (writing of a doubtful authorship) :: apócrifo
Apocrypha {prop} (writings recognized by some but not all Christians) :: textos apócrifos {m-p}
apocryphal {adj} /əˈpɑːkɹɪfəl/ (of doubtful authenticity) :: apócrifo
apogee {n} /ˈæ.pə.dʒi/ (a point in an orbit around the Earth) :: apogeo {m}
apograph {n} /ˈæpəɡɹɑːf/ (perfect copy) :: apógrafo
apolipoprotein {n} (protein that can bind with a lipid) :: apolipoproteína {f}
apolitically {adv} (done without political affiliation) :: apoliticamente
apollo {n} (handsome young man) :: apolo {m}
Apollo {prop} /əˈpɒləʊ/ (the son of Zeus) :: Apolo {m}
Apollo {n} (asteroid type) :: Apolo {m}
Apollonian circle {n} (two families of circles) :: círculo de Apolonio {m}
apologetic {adj} /əˌpɑləˈdʒɛtɪk/ (having the character of apology) :: lleno de disculpas
apologetical {adj} (apologetic) SEE: apologetic ::
apologetically {adv} (in an apologetic manner) :: disculpándose
apologetics {n} (field of study concerned with the systematic defense of a position) :: apologética {f}
apologia {n} (apology) SEE: apology ::
apologian {n} (apologist) SEE: apologist ::
apologise {v} (apologise) SEE: apologize ::
apologism {n} (apology) SEE: apology ::
apologist {n} /əˈpɒ.lə.dʒɪst/ (One who speaks or writes in defense of a faith) :: apologista, apologeta
apologize {v} /əˈpɑləd͡ʒaɪz/ (to make an apology or excuse) :: disculparse
apologizingly {adv} (apologetically) SEE: apologetically ::
apologue {n} (a short story with a moral, often involving talking animals or objects) :: apólogo {m}
apology {n} /əˈpɒl.ə.dʒi/ (an expression of regret) :: disculpa {f}
apology {n} (formal justification, defence) :: disculpa {f}, excusa {f}
aponeurosis {n} (flattened fibrous membrane) :: aponeurosis {f}
apophasis {n} /əˈpɒfəsɪs/ (allusion to something by denying that it will be mentioned) :: paralipsis {f}, preterición {f}
apophenia {n} /æpɵˈfiːni.ə/ (the perception of connectedness in unrelated phenomena) :: apofenia {f}
apophony {n} (alternation of sounds within a word) SEE: ablaut ::
apophysis {n} (outgrowth) :: apófisis {f}
apoplectic {adj} /ˌæpəˈplɛktɪk/ (of or relating to apoplexy) :: apopléjico, apoplético
apoplexy {n} /ˈæp.əˌplɛk.si/ (loss of consciousness) :: apoplejía {f}
apoprotein {n} (polypeptide part) :: apoproteína {f}
apoptosis {n} /ˌæ.pəˈtoʊ.sɪs/ (death of cells) :: apoptosis
aporia {n} /əˈpɔːɹɪə/ (contradiction, logical impasse) :: aporía {f}
aporophobia {n} (fear, dislike, or hate of poor people) :: aporofobia {f}
aposematism {n} /ˌæpə(ʊ)sɪˈmætɪz(ə)m/ (adaptation that warns off potential predators) :: aposematismo {m}
aposiopesis {n} /ˌæpəsaɪəˈpiːsɪs/ (abrupt breaking-off in speech) :: reticencia
apostasy {n} /əˈpɒstəsi/ (renunciation of set of beliefs) :: apostasía {f}
apostasy {n} (renunciation of one's religion or faith) :: apostasía {f}
apostate {n} /ə.ˈpɒs.teɪt/ (person who renounces a religion or faith) :: apóstata {m} {f}
apostatic {adj} (apostate) SEE: apostate ::
apostatical {adj} (apostate) SEE: apostate ::
apostatize {v} (give up one's position or belief) :: apostatar
apostille {n} (a special sign) :: apostilla {f}
apostle {n} /əˈpɑsl̩/ (missionary or leader of a mission) :: apóstol {m}
apostle {n} (top-ranking Mormon church official) :: apóstol {m}
apostle {n} (pioneer) SEE: pioneer ::
Apostle {n} (any of the group of twelve disciples) :: apóstol {m}
Apostle {n} (top-ranking Mormon) :: apóstol
apostlehood {n} (apostleship) SEE: apostleship ::
apostleship {n} (the position of being an apostle) :: apostolado {m}
apostolic {adj} /ˌæpəˈstɑːlɪk/ (pertaining to apostles, or to the apostles) :: apostólico
apostolic {adj} (according to the doctrines of the apostles) :: apostólico
apostolical {adj} (apostolic) SEE: apostolic ::
apostolicalness {n} (apostolicity) SEE: apostolicity ::
apostolicism {n} (apostolicity) SEE: apostolicity ::
apostolicity {n} /əˌpɒstəˈlɪsɪti/ (the quality of being apostolic) :: apostolicidad {f}
apostolicness {n} (apostolicity) SEE: apostolicity ::
apostolic succession {n} (chain of consecrations of bishops) :: sucesión apostólica {f}
apostrophe {n} /əˈpɑːs.tɹə.fi/ (the character ’) :: apóstrofo {m}
apostrophe {n} (sudden piece of dialogue) :: apóstrofe {m} {f}
apothecary {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy ::
apothecary {n} (pharmacist) SEE: pharmacist ::
apothecium {n} (the ascigerous fructification of lichens) :: apotecio {m}
apothegm {n} /ˈæp.ə.θɛm/ (A short witty instructive saying) :: apotegma {f}
apothem {n} /ˈæp.ə.θɛm/ (the distance from the center of a polygon to a side) :: apotema {f}
apotheosis {n} /əˌpɑː.θiˈoʊ.sɪs/ (deification; becoming a god) :: apoteosis {f}
apotropaism {n} (the use of ritual or other magical means to avert evil or bad luck) :: apotropismo {m}
apoxia {n} (altitude sickness) SEE: altitude sickness ::
app {n} /ʔæʔp̚/ (small computer application) :: apli {f}, app {m} {f}
Appalachians {prop} /ˌæ.pəˈleɪ.ʃənz/ (a mountain range in eastern North America) :: Apalaches
appall {v} /əˈpɔl/ (to depress or discourage with fear; to impress with fear) :: consternar, abrumar, apabullar
appalling {adj} (That appalls/appals or appall/appal) :: terrible; horrible; horroroso; [nonstandard] consternante; abrumador; apabullante; [Chile, Mexico and Venezuela] apabullado; asombroso
apparatchik {n} /æpəˈɹæt͡ʃɪk/ (member of a Communist apparat) :: apparatchik {m}
apparatus {n} /æ.pəˈɹeɪ.təs/ (complex machine or instrument) :: aparato {m}, equipo {m}
apparatus {n} (assortment of tools or instruments) :: aparato {m}, aparataje
apparatus {n} (firefighting: vehicle for emergency response) SEE: fire engine ::
apparel {n} /əˈpæɹ.əl/ (clothing) :: atavío {m}, ropa {f}
apparent {adj} /əˈpæ.ɹənt/ (visible) :: visible
apparent {adj} (clear) :: claro, evidente, manifiesto
apparent {adj} (seeming) :: aparente, ostensible
apparently {adv} /əˈpæɹ.ɨnt.li/ ((archaic) plainly) :: evidentemente, obviamente, por lo visto
apparently {adv} (seemingly) :: aparentemente, al parecer
apparently {adv} (according to what the speaker has read or been told) :: al parecer, según parece, aparentemente, por lo visto, presuntamente, supuestamente, dizque
apparition {n} /ˌæp.ɚˈɪʃ.n̩/ (act of becoming visible) :: aparición {f}
apparition {n} (unexpected, wonderful, or preternatural appearance) :: aparición {f}
appeal {v} (to accuse) SEE: accuse ::
appeal {v} /əˈpiːl/ (to apply for the removal of a cause to a superior judge or court) :: apelar
appeal {v} (to call upon another) :: apelar
appeal {v} (to be attractive) :: atraer
appeal {n} :: apelación {f}
appeal {v} (to invoke) SEE: invoke ::
appeals court {n} (appellate court) SEE: appellate court ::
appear {v} (to appear, to seem) SEE: look ::
appear {v} (to appear) SEE: seem ::
appear {v} /əˈpɪɹ/ (To come or be in sight; to be in view; to become visible) :: aparecer
appear {v} (To come before the public) :: aparecer
appear {v} (To stand in presence of some authority, tribunal, or superior person, to answer a charge, plead a cause, or the like) :: comparecer
appear {v} (To become visible to the apprehension of the mind) :: aparecer
appear {v} (To seem; to have a certain semblance; to look) :: parecer
appearance {n} /əˈpɪɹəns/ (The act of appearing or coming into sight) :: aparición {f}
appearance {n} (A thing seen) :: aparición {f}
appearance {n} (personal presence, form or look) :: apariencia {f}, hechura, estampa
appearance {n} (Semblance, or apparent likeness) :: apariencia {f}, aire {m}
appearance {n} (The act of appearing in a particular place, or in society, a company, or any proceedings) :: aparición {f}
appearance {n} (The coming into court of either of the parties) :: aparición {f}, comparecencia {f}
appearances are deceptive {proverb} (it is not possible to judge one's character by their outward appearance) :: las apariencias engañan
appearing {n} (appearance) SEE: appearance ::
appease {v} /əˈpiːz/ (to make quiet; to calm; to reduce to a state of peace; to still; to pacify) :: apaciguar, calmar, aplacar
appeasement {n} /əˈpɪiz.mənt/ (the state of being appeased) :: aplacamiento {m}, apaciguamiento {m}
appellant {n} /əˈpɛln̩t/ (litigant or party that is making an appeal) :: apelante {m} {f}
appellate court {n} (court having jurisdiction to hear appeals) :: tribunal de apelación {m}
appellative {n} (common noun) SEE: common noun ::
append {v} /ʌˈpɛnd/ (to add as an accessory) :: agregar, añadir, adjuntar
appendage {n} (external body part) :: miembro {m}, extremidad {f}
appendage {n} (part that is joined to something larger) :: añadidura {f}
appendectomy {n} (surgical procedure) :: apendicectomía {f}
appendiceal {adj} (of or pertaining to the appendix) :: apendicular
appendicectomy {n} (appendectomy) SEE: appendectomy ::
appendicitis {n} /əˈpɛnd.ɪ.saɪt.əs/ (inflamation of the vermiform appendix) :: apendicitis {f}
appendicular {adj} (of or pertaining to the appendix) SEE: appendiceal ::
appendix {n} /əˈpɛn.dɪks/ (text added to the end of a book or an article) :: apéndice {m}
appendix {n} (vermiform appendix) :: apéndice {m}
appetite {n} /ˈæp.ə.taɪt/ (desire of or relish for food) :: apetito {m}, deseo {m}, ganas {f-p}
appetizer {n} (small, light first course) :: aperitivo {m}, antojito {m} [Mexico], boca {f} [Costa Rica], boquitas {f-p} [Central America], bocadito {m} [Ecuador, Peru], botana {f} [Mexico], pasaboca {m} [Colombia], pasapalo {m} [Venezuela], picada {f} [Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay], picadera {f} [Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico], picadito {m} [Bolivia], picoteo {m} [Chile], pincho {m} [Northern Spain], piqueo {m} [Ecuador], saladito {m} [Cuba], tapa {f} [Spain standard usage]
appetizing {adj} /ˈæp.ə.taɪz.ɪŋ/ (that appeals to, or stimulates the appetite) :: apetitoso, apetecible
applaud {v} /əˈplɔd/ (to express approval by clapping) :: aplaudir
applaud {v} (to praise, or express approval by words) :: aplaudir
applaudable {adj} (praiseworthy) SEE: praiseworthy ::
applause {n} /əˈplɔz/ (act of applauding) :: aplauso {m}
apple {n} /ˈæp.əl/ (fruit) :: manzana {f}, mela, poma
apple {n} (tree) SEE: apple tree ::
apple blossom {n} (the flower of an apple tree) :: flor del manzano {f}, flor de manzano {f}
apple-green {adj} (apple-green) :: verde manzana
apple juice {n} (the juice of apples, often used as a drink) :: [Latin America] jugo de manzana {m}, [Spain] zumo de manzana {m}
apple of discord {n} /ˈæp(ə)l əv ˈdɪskɔːd/ (object which sows anger and dissension) :: manzana de la discordia {f}
apple of Sodom {n} (Citrullus colocynthis) SEE: colocynth ::
apple of someone's eye {n} (favourite, a particular preference, or a loved one) :: la niña de sus ojos {f}
apple pie {n} (pie with apple filling) :: tarta de manzana {f}
appleringie {n} (southernwood) SEE: southernwood ::
apples and oranges {n} (non-comparable items) :: peras y manzanas {f-p} [pears and apples], peras con manzanas [pears with apples]
apple sauce {n} (nonsense) SEE: apple sauce ::
apple sauce {n} (a food) :: compota de manzanas
applesauce {n} (apple sauce) SEE: apple sauce ::
apple tree {n} /ˈæpl̩ tɹiː/ (tree that bears apples) :: manzano {m}, melo, pomo
applewood {n} (apple) SEE: apple ::
appliable {adj} (compliant) SEE: compliant ::
appliable {adj} (applicable) SEE: applicable ::
appliableness {n} (applicability) SEE: applicability ::
appliance {n} /əˈplaɪəns/ (a device in its own right) :: dispositivo {m}, aparato {m}, enseres {m-p} [only plural]
appliance {n} (an implement, instrument or apparatus) :: implemento {m}, instrumento {m}, aparato {m}, enseres {m-p} [only plural]
applicability {n} (relevancy) :: aplicabilidad {f}
applicable {adj} /ˈæplɪkəbəl/ (suitable for application; relevant) :: aplicable, pertinente
applicableness {n} (applicability) SEE: applicability ::
applicant {n} /ˈæp.lə.kɪnt/ (one who applies) :: solicitante {m} {f}, peticionario
application {n} /ˌæplɪˈkeɪʃən/ (the act of applying or laying on, in a literal sense) :: aplicación {f}
application {n} (the thing applied) :: solicitud {f}
application {n} (the act of applying as a means) :: aplicación
application {n} (a computer program) :: aplicación {f}
application {n} (a verbal or written request, especially for assistance or employment or admission to a school, course or similar) :: solicitud {f}
application programming interface {n} (set of routines, protocols and tools) :: interfaz de programación de aplicaciones {f}
applicator {n} (tool or device used to apply) :: aplicador {m}
applicator {n} (tubular device) :: aplicador
applied {adj} /əˈplaɪd/ (put into practical use) :: aplicado
applied {adj} (concerned with practical problems, rather that theoretical abstractions) :: aplicado
applied mathematics {n} (area of mathematics) :: matemáticas aplicadas {f-p}
applied science {n} (application of science to immediate, real-life problems) :: ciencia aplicada {f}
applier {n} (applicator) SEE: applicator ::
applique {n} /ˌæ.plɪˈ.keɪ/ (decorative design) :: aplique {m}
applique {v} (to decorate in this way) :: decorar con apliques
apply {v} (employ, apply) SEE: use ::
apply {v} /əˈplaɪ/ (to lay or place) :: aplicar
apply {v} (to put to use for a purpose) :: utilizar, emplear, aplicar
apply {v} (to engage diligently) :: [pronominal] aplicarse
apply {v} (to submit oneself as a candidate) :: presentarse para, optar a, postular
apply {v} (to be relevant to a specified individual) :: aplicar
apply oneself {v} (to put forth a concerted effort) :: esforzarse, aplicarse
appoint {v} /əˈpɔɪnt/ (to furnish with everything necessary) :: equipar
appoint {v} (to fix with power or firmness) :: determinar, fijar
appoint {v} :: designar, nombrar
appointee {n} /əˌpoɪnˈtiː/ (a person who is appointed) :: persona designada {f}
appointment {n} /əˈpɔɪnt.mɛnt/ (act of appointing; designation of a person to hold an office) :: nombramiento {m}
appointment {n} (state of being appointed) :: cita {f}
appointment {n} (stipulation; agreement) :: compromiso {m}
appointment {n} (arrangement for a meeting; an engagement) :: cita {f}
apportion {v} /əˈpɔɹʃən/ (to divide and distribute portions of a whole) :: distribuir, repartir
apportion {v} (to apportion) SEE: distribute ::
apportionment {n} (The act of apportioning or the state of being apportioned) :: aporcionamiento {m}, prorrateo {m}, distribución {f}, racionamiento {m}, reparto {m}
apposite {adj} /əˈpɒzɪt/ (appropriate, relevant, well-suited) :: apropiado, pertinente
appraisal {n} /əˈpɹeɪzəl/ (judgement) :: evaluación {f}, valoración {f}, tasación {f}
appraise {v} /əˈpɹeɪz/ (determine value or worth) :: valorar, tasar, evaluar, avaluar, valuar
appraisement {n} (appraisal) SEE: appraisal ::
appraiser {n} (one who appraises) :: tasador {m}, tasadora {f}
appreciable {adj} /əˈpɹiːʃəbl/ (large enough to be estimated; considerable) :: apreciable, sensible, considerable
appreciate {v} /əˈpɹiː.ʃi.eɪt/ (to be grateful for something) :: agradecer
appreciate {v} (to view as valuable) :: valorar
appreciate {v} (to be aware of) :: comprender, hacerse cargo de
appreciate {v} (to increase in value) :: aumentar su valor
appreciating {adj} (appreciative) SEE: appreciative ::
appreciation {n} /əˌpɹiː.ʃiˈeɪ.ʃən/ (A rise in value;-opposed to depreciation) :: apreciación {f}
appreciative {adj} (showing appreciation or gratitude) :: apreciativo
appreciatory {adj} (appreciative) SEE: appreciative ::
apprehend {v} /æ.pɹiˈhɛnd/ (to take or seize; to take hold of) :: aprehender, coger, prender, capturar
apprehend {v} (to arrest; to apprehend a criminal) :: detener, aprehender
apprehend {v} (to understand; to recognize) :: aprehender, entender, comprender, captar, percibir
apprehend {v} ((transitive) to anticipate with anxiety, dread, or fear) :: temer
apprehension {n} /æp.ɹiˈhɛn.ʃən/ (arrest) :: arresto {m}
apprehension {n} (distrust or fear at the prospect of future evil) :: aprensión {f}
apprehensive {adj} (anticipating something with anxiety or fear) :: aprensivo, inquieto
apprentice {n} (one not well versed in a subject) SEE: newbie ::
apprentice {n} /əˈpɹɛntɪs/ (trainee, especially in a skilled trade) :: aprendiz
apprentice {v} (be an apprentice to) :: colocar de aprendiz
apprenticeship {n} (condition of, or the time served by, an apprentice) :: aprendizaje {f}
apprenticeship {n} (system by which a person learning a craft or trade is instructed) :: formación profesional {f}
apprise {v} /əˈpɹaɪ̯z/ (to notify) :: informar, avisar
approach {v} /əˈpɹoʊt͡ʃ/ (to come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer) :: acercarse
approach {v} (To draw near, in a figurative sense) :: aproximarse, avecinarse
approach {v} (To come near to in place, time, or character) :: acercarse a, aproximarse a
approach {n} (the act of drawing near) :: acercamiento {m}, aproximación {f}
approach {n} (a manner in which a problem is solved or policy is made) :: enfoque {m}, planteamiento {m}
approachable {adj} (easy to talk to) :: accesible
approbation {n} /ˌæp.ɹoʊˈbeɪ.ʃən/ (the act of approval) :: aprobación {f}
approbatively {adv} (approvingly) SEE: approvingly ::
appropinquation {n} (approach) SEE: approach ::
approportionate {v} (proportion) SEE: proportion ::
appropriate {adj} /əˈpɹoʊ.pɹi.ɪt/ (peculiar, suitable, fit, proper) :: apropiado, adecuado
appropriate {adj} (obsolete: set apart for a particular use or person) :: apropiado {m}
appropriate {v} (To take to oneself in exclusion of others) :: adueñarse
appropriate {v} (To set apart for) :: designar
appropriateness {n} (the quality or condition of being appropriate) :: idoneidad {f}, propiedad {f}
appropriation {n} /əˌpɹoʊpɹiˈeɪʃən/ (act of appropriating, or something appropriated) :: apropiación {f}
appropriation {n} (public funds set aside for a specific purpose) :: crédito de gasto presupuestario {m}
approval {n} /əˈpɹuvəl/ (permission) :: aprobación {f}, venia, beneplácito
approve {v} /əˈpɹuːv/ (To sanction officially; to ratify; to confirm; as, to approve the decision of a court-martial) :: aprobar, sancionar
approve {v} (To regard as good; to commend; to be pleased with; to think well of) :: ver con buenos ojos
approve {v} (To make or show to be worthy of approbation or acceptance) :: aprobar
approved {adj} /əˈpɹuːvd/ (having received approval) :: aprobado
approvingly {adv} (in an approving manner) :: con aprobación
approx. {adv} (abbreviation of words equivalent to approximately) :: aprox.
approximant {n} (mathematics: approximation) SEE: approximation ::
approximate {adj} /ə.ˈpɹɑk.sə.mət/ (Approaching; proximate; nearly resembling) :: aproximado
approximate {adj} (Near correctness; nearly exact; not perfectly accurate;) :: aproximado
approximate {v} (to carry or advance near; to cause to approach) :: avanzar, acercar, juntar, estrechar
approximate {v} (to come near to; to approach) :: acercarse, aproximarse
approximate {v} (to estimate) :: estimar
approximately {adv} /əˈpɹɑk.sɪ.mət.li/ (imprecise but close to in quantity or amount) :: aproximadamente, más o menos, grosso modo
approximation {n} /əˌpɹɑksɪˈmeɪʃn/ (act of approximating) :: aproximación {f}
approximation {n} (imprecise solution) :: aproximación {f}
appurtenance {n} (equipment for some specific task) :: aparejos {m-p}, pertrechos {m-p}
apraxia {n} /əˈpɹæksɪə/ (disorder of motor planning) :: apraxia {f}
apricot {n} /ˈeɪ.pɹɪ.kɒt/ (fruit) :: albaricoque {m}, chabacano {m} [Mexico], damasco {m} [Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay]
apricot {n} (tree) :: albaricoquero {m}
apricot {n} (colour) :: damasco
April {prop} /ˈeɪ.pɹəl/ (fourth month of the Gregorian calendar) :: abril {m}
April fool {n} (practical joke played on April Fools' Day) :: inocentada {f}
April Fools' Day {n} (First day of April) :: pescado de abril {m}, día de los inocentes de abril {m}
a priori {adv} (derived by logic) :: a priori
aprioristic {adj} (a priori) SEE: a priori ::
apéritif {n} /ɑːˌpɛɹɪˈtiːf/ (alcoholic drink served before a meal as an appetiser) :: aperitivo {m}
aprium {n} (pluot) SEE: pluot ::
a promise is a promise {proverb} (one must keep one's promises) :: lo prometido es deuda
apron {n} /ˈeɪ.pɹən/ (clothing) :: delantal {m}, mandil {f}
apropos {adj} /ˌæp.ɹəˈpoʊ/ (of an appropriate or pertinent nature) :: pertinente, oportuno
apropos {prep} (regarding or concerning) :: a propósito
apropos {adv} (by the way) :: a propósito
apropos of nothing {phrase} (without reference to anything) :: aprovechando que el Pisuerga pasa por Valladolid [Spain, colloquial]
apse {n} /æps/ (semicircular projection from a building) :: ábside {m}
apse {n} :: [1] ábside {m}, [1] ábsida {f}, [1] ápside
apse {n} (obsolete or dialectal: aspen tree) SEE: aspen ::
apse {n} (case in which the relics were kept) SEE: reliquary ::
apt {adj} /æpt/ (fit or fitted; suited; suitable; appropriate) :: apto, apropiado, acertado, oportuno
Aptian {prop} (subdivision of the Early Cretaceous epoch) :: Aptiense
aptitude {n} /ˈæptɪˌtjuːd/ (natural ability to acquire knowledge or skill) :: aptitud {f}, capacidad {f}
aptitude {n} (the condition of being suitable) :: conveniencia {f}
aptly {adv} /ˈæpt.li/ (in an apt or suitable manner) :: acertadamente, aptamente
Apuglian {adj} (Apulian) SEE: Apulian ::
Apuleius {prop} /ˌæpjuˈli.əs/ (author in the Roman Empire) :: Apuleyo {m}
Apulia {prop} (region of Italy) :: Apulia {f}, Pulla {f}
Apulian {adj} /əˈpuːliːən/ (of or pertaining to Apulia) :: pullés
Apulian {n} (resident of Apulia) :: pullés {m}, pullesa {f}
apurpose {adv} (on purpose) SEE: on purpose ::
Apus {prop} /ˈeɪpəs/ (a constellation of the southern sky) :: Apus
aquaculture {n} (the cultivation of the aquatic produce) :: acuicultura {f}
aquaculturist {n} (a person involved in aquaculture) :: acuicultor {m}
aquafarmer {n} (aquaculturist) SEE: aquaculturist ::
aquafarming {n} (aquaculture) SEE: aquaculture ::
aqua fortis {n} (nitric acid) SEE: nitric acid ::
aquamarine {n} /ˌæ.kwə.məˈɹiːn/ (aquamarine colour) :: aguamarina
aquamarine {n} (type of beryl) :: aguamarina {f} </