Translation of "ascend" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈsend/ us /əˈsend/ formal

to move up or to a higher position


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


verb /əˈsend/

(formal) to climb, go, or rise up

subir, ascender, elevarse
The smoke ascended into the air.
ascendancy /əˈsendənsi/ /əˈsendənsiː/ noun ( a’scendency)

(formal) control or power (over)

They have the ascendancy over the other political groups.
ascent /-t/ noun

the act of climbing or going up

the ascent of Mount Everest.

a slope upwards

cuesta, pendiente
a steep ascent.
ascend the throne

to be crowned king or queen

ascender/subir al trono
Queen Elizabeth II ascended the throne on February 6, 1952.

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