Translation of "coalition" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /kəʊ.əˈlɪʃ.ən/ us /koʊ-/

the joining together of different political parties or groups for a particular purpose, usually for a limited time, or a government that is formed in this way

Government by coalition has its own peculiar set of problems.
By forming a coalition, the rebels and the opposition parties defeated the government.
a coalition government

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


noun /kəuəˈliʃən/

a usually temporary union or alliance, especially of states or political parties

Coalition with other left-wing parties was certainly one option for the Social Democrats.

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