1. (providing additional support) 
a. auxiliary 
Se enviaron tropas auxiliares para repeler el ataque.Auxiliary troops were sent to repel the attack.
2. (a professor or judge) 
a. assistant 
El profesor titular está enfermo, así que hoy el profesor auxiliar dará la clase.The professor is sick, so today the assistant professor will teach the lesson.
3. (computing) 
La tablet no viene con elementos auxiliares como el ratón o el teclado.The tablet doesn't include peripheral elements such as a mouse or keyboard.
4. (grammar) 
a. auxiliary 
El verbo auxiliar suele preceder al verbo principal.The auxiliary verb usually precedes the main verb.
transitive verb
5. (to succor) 
a. to help 
Enviamos refuerzos para auxiliar a nuestros soldados.We sent reinforcements to help our soldiers.
b. to assist 
50 médicos voluntarios auxiliarán a las víctimas del huracán.50 volunteer doctors will assist the hurricane victims.
c. to attend 
La víctima fue auxiliada por tres hombres que pasaban por el lugar.The victim was attended by three men who were passing by.
d. to aid 
Los bomberos auxiliaron a la mujer atrapada en la casa en llamas.The firefighters aided the woman trapped inside the house on fire.
El gobierno auxilia a países del tercer mundo.The government gives aid to third world countries.
masculine or feminine noun
6. (aide) 
a. assistant 
A los auxiliares temporales les pagan por horas.Temp assistants are paid by the hour.
masculine noun
7. (grammar) 
El auxiliar se conjuga según el sujeto.The auxiliary verb is conjugated according to the subject.
1. ((gen) &) 
a. auxiliary 
2. (general) 
a. assistant 
auxiliar administrativoadministrative assistant
auxiliar de vueloflight attendant
3. (general) 
a. auxiliary 
transitive verb
4. (general) 
a. to assist, to help 
1 (Univ) assistant
2 (Lingüística) auxiliary
3 [+plantilla] ancillary
1 (subordinado) assistant
auxiliar administrativo administrative assistant
auxiliar de cabina steward/stewardess
auxiliar de clínica auxiliar de enfermería auxiliary nurse; nursing auxiliary; nurse's aide; (EEUU)
auxiliar de laboratorio lab assistant; laboratory assistant
auxiliar de vuelo steward/stewardess
auxiliar domiciliario domestic; home help; home helper; (EEUU)
auxiliar sanitario health worker
auxiliar técnico sanitario nurse
2 (Univ)
auxiliar de conversación conversation assistant
auxiliar de lengua inglesa English language assistant
3 (Dep) linesman; assistant referee
auxiliar técnico (Latinoamérica) (Dep) coach; trainer
transitive verb
1 (ayudar) to help; assist; [+agonizante] to attend
2 (Política) etc to aid; give aid to
Phrases with "auxiliar"
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auxiliar de vuelo
flight attendant
necesito mostrarle la tarjeta de embarque auxiliar de vuelo
I need to show my boarding pass to the flight attendant
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