exchange
transitive verb
1. (to interchange) 
I exchanged hours with my coworker so I could have the weekend off.Intercambié mis horas con mi colega para poder tener el fin de semana libre.
b. cambiar 
Is there anybody looking to exchange trading cards?¿Alguien quiere cambiar cartas coleccionables?
c. canjear 
The police finally agreed to exchange the hostages for the money.Al final, la policía accedió a canjear rehenes por el dinero.
2. (to trade in) 
We can exchange the pants for store credit if you'd like. Podemos reemplazar los pantalones con crédito de la tienda si usted desea.
b. cambiar 
Excuse me but my fork is dirty. Can you exchange it for another?Disculpe pero mi tenedor está sucio. ¿Me lo puede cambiar por otro?
noun
3. (trade) 
The university is the perfect place for the exchange of ideas.La universidad es el lugar perfecto para el intercambio de ideas.
b. el canje (M) 
The aim of the kidnappers was to negotiate an exchange between hostages and prisoners.El objetivo de los secuestradores era negociar un canje entre rehenes y prisioneros.
4. (currency) 
a. el cambio (M) 
The exchange rate today was 1.08 dollars to the euro.La tasa de cambio de hoy era de 1.08 dólares por euro.
5. (dialogue) 
After a brief exchange with the bouncer, we entered the club without having to pay the cover.Después de tener un intercambio de palabras con el portero, entramos al club sin tener que pagar la entrada.
6. (economics) 
a. la bolsa (F) 
When the exchange opened, stocks had fallen by 15 points.Cuando abrió la bolsa, las acciones habían caído 15 puntos.
exchange
Noun
1. (of prisoners, ideas) 
a. el intercambio (M) 
in exchange (for)a cambio (de)
there was a heated exchangehubo un acalorado intercambio verbal
2. (commerce) 
exchange of contractsacto notarial de compraventa
exchange visitvisita de intercambio
3. (finance) 
a. el cambio (M) (of currency) 
exchange controlscontroles de cambio (monetario)
exchange ratetipo or
exchange rate mechanismmecanismo de los tipos de cambio
(Stock) Exchangemercado de valores, bolsa f
(telephone) exchangecentral telefónica, centralita f
transitive verb
4. (general) 
a. intercambiar 
5. (faulty goods) 
a. descambiar 
to exchange something for somethingcambiar algo por algo
to exchange glancesintercambiar miradas
exchange [ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ]
noun
1 (act) [of prisoners, publications, stamps] intercambio (m); canje (m); [of ideas, information, contracts] intercambio (m)
in exchange for a cambio de; exchange of gunfire tiroteo (m); exchange of views cambio (m) de impresiones; exchange of words diálogo (m)
2 (barter) trueque (m)
3 (Economics) [of currency] cambio (m)
foreign exchange (money) divisas (f); moneda (f) extranjera
4 (building) (for trade in corn, cotton) lonja (f); (stock exchange) bolsa (f)
(telephone) exchange (public) central (f) telefónica; (private) centralita (f); conmutador (m); (LAm)
transitive verb
1 (gen) cambiar;for por; [+prisoners, publications, stamps] canjear;for por;with con; [+greetings, shots] cambiar; [+courtesies] hacerse; [+blows] darse
we exchanged glances nos miramos el uno al otro; cruzamos una mirada
2 (barter) trocar
modifier
exchange control (n) control (m) de cambios
exchange rate (n) tipo (m) de cambio
Exchange Rate Mechanism (n) mecanismo (m) de paridades or de cambio del Sistema Monetario Europeo
exchange restrictions (n) restricciones (f) monetarias
exchange value (n) contravalor (m)
exchange visit (n) visita (f) de intercambio
Phrases with "exchange"
Here are the most popular phrases with "exchange." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
in exchange
a cambio
in exchange for
a cambio de
exchange rate
el tipo de cambio
exchange student
el/la estudiante de intercambio
Examples
Verb Conjugations for intercambiar
Present Participle: intercambiando
Past Participle: intercambiado
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yo
intercambio
intercambié
intercambiaba
intercambiaría
intercambiaré
intercambias
intercambiaste
intercambiabas
intercambiarías
intercambiarás
él/ella/Ud.
intercambia
intercambió
intercambiaba
intercambiaría
intercambiará
nosotros
intercambiamos
intercambiamos
intercambiábamos
intercambiaríamos
intercambiaremos
vosotros
intercambiáis
intercambiasteis
intercambiabais
intercambiaríais
intercambiaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.
intercambian
intercambiaron
intercambiaban
intercambiarían
intercambiarán
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