Die Übersetzung von "respond" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /rɪˈspɒnd/ us /rɪˈspɑnd/

to answer someone or react to something

How quickly did the police respond to the call?

(Die Übersetzung von "respond" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /rəˈspond/

(with to)

to answer with words, a reaction, gesture etc

responder; reaccionar
He didn’t respond to my question
I smiled at her, but she didn’t respond.

to show a good reaction eg to some course of treatment

His illness did not respond to treatment by drugs.

(of vehicles etc) to be guided easily by controls

The pilot said the plane did not respond to the controls.
response /-s/ noun

a reply or reaction

respuesta; reacción
Our letters have never met with any response
My suggestions met with little response.

(usually in plural) in church services, a part spoken by the congregation rather than the priest.

responsibility /-sə-/ noun (plural responsibilities)

something which a person has to look after, do etc

He takes his responsibilities very seriously.

the state of having important duties

a position of responsibility.

the state of being responsible

his responsibility for the accident.
responsible /-səbl/ adjective

having a duty to see that something is done etc

We’ll make one person responsible for buying the food for the trip.

(of a job etc ) having many duties eg the making of important decisions

de responsabilidad
The job of manager is a very responsible post.

(with for) being the cause of something

responsable de
Who is responsible for the stain on the carpet?

(of a person) able to be trusted; sensible

responsable, digno de confianza
We need a responsible person for this job.

(with for) able to control, and fully aware of (one’s actions)

responsable (de)
The lawyer said that at the time of the murder, his client was not responsible for his actions.
responsibly /-sə-/ adverb

in a trustworthy or serious way

responsablemente, con seriedad
Do try to behave responsibly.
responsive /-siv/ adjective

(opposite unresponsive)

que reacciona; interesado; sensible
a responsive, kindly girl
a responsive smile
The disease is responsive to treatment.
responsively adverb

reaccionando con interés/entusiasmo
responsiveness noun

interés; sensibilidad
response partners noun plural

(in teaching methodology) an arrangement in which a pair of learners provides critical responses to each other’s work in order help each other’s learning.

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(Die Übersetzung von "respond" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)