Translation of "chequered" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective UK US checkered uk /ˈtʃek.əd/ us /ˈtʃek.ɚd/

having had both successful and unsuccessful periods in your past

con altibajos, accidentado
He’s had a chequered business career.

also checked having a pattern of squares in two or more colours

de cuadros
red and white chequered tablecloths

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