translate
translate(
trahnz
-
leyt
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (linguistics)
a. traducir
This book is translated into six languages.Este libro ha sido traducido a seis idiomas.
2. (to convert)
a. convertir
You must translate these units into volts.Tienes que convertir estas unidades en voltios.
3.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(religious)
a. trasladar
The relics of King Richard III were translated from the parking lot where they were found to Leicester Cathedral.Las reliquias del Rey Ricardo III se trasladaron del estacionamiento donde se descubrieron a la catedral de Leicester.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (linguistics)
a. traducir
He has been translating for many years.Lleva muchos años traduciendo.
b. traducirse
Some names don't really translate.Algunos nombres no se traducen.
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translate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. traducir
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (person)
a. traducir
3. (word, expression)
a. traducirse
this word doesn't translateesta palabra no tiene traducción
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translate [trænzˈleɪt]
transitive verb
1 (Ling) traducir;from de;into a
to translate sth (from/into)
translate this text into Spanish traduzca este texto al español; how do you translate "posh"? ¿cómo se traduce "posh"?
2 (convert)
to translate centigrade into Fahrenheit convertir grados centígrados en Fahrenheit; to translate words into deeds convertir palabras en acción
3 (transfer) especially (Rel) trasladar;from de;to a;
intransitive verb
[+person] traducir; [+word, expression] traducirse
poetry does not translate easily la poesía no es fácil de traducir
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