Translation of "apart" - English-Spanish dictionary


adverb uk /əˈpɑːt/ us /əˈpɑrt/

B1 separated by a space or period of time

separados (por una distancia/diferencia de…)
Stand with your feet wide apart.
Our children were born 18 months apart.

into separate, smaller pieces

en trozos
My jacket is so old that it’s falling apart.

not with someone else

My parents were living apart.
It was my first time traveling apart from my family.
apart from

B1 except for

aparte de
Apart from Jodie, who hurt her leg, all the children were fine.

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


adverb /əˈpaːt/

separated by a certain distance

a una distancia de
The trees were planted three yards apart
Paul was standing with his feet apart
Their policies are far apart
She was sitting apart from the other people.
apart from

except for

a excepción de, aparte de
I can’t think of anything I need, apart from a car.
come apart phrasal verb

to break into pieces

The cardboard box was coming apart at the edges.
take apart phrasal verb

to separate (something) into the pieces from which it is made

He took the engine apart.
tell apart phrasal verb (usually with can, *cannot)

to recognize the difference between; to distinguish

I cannot tell the twins apart.

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