Translation of "circuit" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈsɜː.kɪt/ us /ˈsɝː-/

something shaped approximately like a circle, especially a route, path, or sports track that starts and ends in the same place

vuelta, recorrido
They test the car tyres on a motor racing circuit.
We made a leisurely circuit of the city walls.

a closed system of wires or pipes through which electricity or liquid can flow

A defect was found in the water-cooling/electrical circuit.

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


noun /ˈsəːkit/

a journey or course round something

the Earth’s circuit round the sun
three circuits of the racetrack.

a racetrack, running track etc

the Grand Prix circuit at Silverstone.

(physics) the path of an electric current and the parts through which it passes

an electric circuit.

a journey or tour made regularly and repeatedly eg by salesmen, sportsmen etc

His regular sales circuit used to take him all over the country.
circuitous /səːˈkjuitəs/ adjective

(formal) round-about; not direct

tortuoso, indirecto
The taxi driver took us on a rather circuitous route to the railway station.
circuit training /ˈsəːkit ˌtreiniŋ/ noun

a type of fitness training in which you do a series of different physical exercises one after the other, each for a short period of time

Circuito de Entrenamiento
circuit training for weight loss.

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