Showing results for turno. Search instead for el turno.
turno
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
turno(
toor
-
noh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (order)
a. turn
Ten paciencia y espera tu turno en el columpio.Be patient and wait for your turn on the swing.
b. go
Acabo de escalar la pared. Es tu turno.I just climbed the wall. It's your go.
2. (schedule)
a. shift
Mi turno en el restaurante es por la noche.My shift at the restaurant is at night.
b. duty
Mi padre es doctor y esta noche tiene turno de noche en el hospital.My father is a doctor and he's on night duty at the hospital tonight.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
turno
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (tanda)
a. turn, go
cuando le llegue el turno hará como todoswhen it's his turn he'll do the same as everyone else
hacer algo por turnosto take turns to do something
2. (de trabajo)
a. shift
trabajar por turnosto work shifts
turno de día/nocheday/night shift
tiene el turno de nochehe's on the night shift, he's on nights
de turnoon duty
el médico de turnothe doctor on duty
el gracioso de turnothe inevitable smart alec
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
turno
1 (vez) turn; (en juegos) turn; go
es tu turno it's your turn; cuando te llegue el turno when your turn comes; espere su turno wait your turn; por turnos in turns; by turns; estuvo con su querida de turno he was with his lover of the moment; el tonto de turno the inevitable idiot
turno de preguntas round of questions
2 [de trabajo] shift
hago el turno de tarde I do the afternoon shift; estar de turno to be on duty; farmacia de turno duty chemist; médico de turno duty doctor; doctor on duty; trabajo por turnos shiftwork; trabajar por turnos to work shifts; do shiftwork
turno de día day shift
turno de noche night shift
turno de oficio spell of court duty
turno rotativo rotating shift
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?