Translation of "amber" - English-Spanish dictionary

amber

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈæm.bər/ us /-bɚ/

a hard, transparent, yellowish-brown substance that was formed in ancient times from resin (= a substance produced by trees) and is used in jewellery

ámbar
He has a collection of prehistoric insects preserved in amber.

mainly UK US usually yellow the yellowish-orange traffic light that shows between the green and the red to warn drivers that the lights are about to change

ámbar
The lights turned to amber.
amber adjective uk us

ámbar
an amber light
an amber necklace (= made of amber)

(Translation of “amber” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

amber

noun /ˈӕmbə/

a hard yellow or brownish substance, formed from resin, used in making jewellery etc

ámbar
The beads on the necklace are made of amber
(also adjective) an amber brooch.

(Translation of “amber” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)