Translation of "cause" - English-Spanish dictionary

cause

verb uk /kɔːz/ (present participle causing, past tense and past participle caused)

to make something happen, especially something bad

causar
What caused the fire?
noun uk /kɔːz/

someone or something that makes something happen

causa
They still don’t know the cause of the accident.

[ no plural ] a reason to feel something

motivo
There is no cause for alarm.

a reason for doing something, especially one that involves helping other people

causa
The money will go to charity – it’s a good cause.

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

cause

noun /koːz/

something or someone that produces an effect or result

causa
Having no money is the cause of all my misery.

a reason for an action; a motive

razón, motivo
You had no cause to treat your wife so badly.

an aim or concern for which an individual or group works

causa
cancer research and other deserving causes
We took this decision in the cause of peace.

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