compose translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "compose" - English-Spanish dictionary

compose

verb /kəmˈpəuz/
to form by putting parts together
componer
The word ’cat’ is composed of three letters.
to write (eg music, poetry etc)
componer
Mozart began to compose when he was six years old.
to control (oneself) after being upset
calmarse, serenarse
She took a moment to compose herself before beginning her speech.
composed adjective (of people) quiet and calm
sereno, tranquilo
She looked quite composed.
composer noun a writer, especially of a piece of music
compositor
a classical composer.
composition /kompəˈziʃən/ noun something composed, eg music
composición
His latest composition is a piano concerto.
the act of composing
composición
the technical difficulties of composition.
an essay written as a school exercise
redacción
The children had to write a composition about their holiday.
the parts of which a thing is made
composición
Have you studied the composition of the chemical?
composure /-ʒə/ noun calmness
calma, compostura
I admired her composure while under pressure.
(Definition of compose from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

golden

made of gold

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More