navigate
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navigate(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to direct)
a. navegar (ship, plane)
I flew the plane while my copilot navigated.Yo piloté el avión mientras mi copiloto navegaba.
b. hacer de copiloto (in car)
There's a map on the floor. Will you navigate? I need to concentrate on the road.Hay un mapa en el suelo. ¿Harías de copiloto? Necesito concentrarme en la calle.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to operate)
a. conducir (ship, plane)
The first mate navigated the schooner through 15-foot seas.El primer oficial condujo la goleta con un oleaje de 15 pies.
b. gobernar (ship, plane)
Only a very experienced pilot like her could navigate a helicopter in those kinds of conditions.Solamente una pilota de mucha experiencia como ella podría gobernar un helicóptero en ese tipo de condiciones.
3. (to travel an area)
a. navegar por
We need a skipper who can navigate the tumultuous waters of the Horn.Necesitamos a un patrón que sea capaz de navegar las aguas embravecidas del cabo de Hornos.
4. (computing)
a. navegar por
The design of this website is not effective, and users find it difficult to navigate its web pages.El diseño de este sitio web no es eficaz, y a los usuarios les resulta difícil navegar por las páginas web.
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navigate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (seas)
a. surcar, navegar por
2. (ship)
a. gobernar, pilotar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a. navegar
I'll drive if you navigateyo conduzco or
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navigate [ˈnævɪɡeɪt]
transitive verb
1 [+ship, plane] conducir; conducir; guiar
to navigate a bill through parliament lograr que un proyecto de ley se tramite en el parlamento
2 [+sea, river] navegar por
intransitive verb
1 (at sea) navegar
navigating officer oficial (m) de derrota or navegación
2 (in car) hacer de copiloto
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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