Translation of "count" - English-Spanish dictionary

count

verb /kaunt/

to name the numbers up to

contar
Count (up to) ten.

to calculate using numbers

contar
Count (up) the number of pages
Count how many people there are
There were six people present, not counting the chairman.

to be important or have an effect or value

contar, tener importancia
What he says doesn’t count
All these essays count towards my final mark.

to consider

considerar(se)
Count yourself lucky to be here.
countable adjective

capable of being numbered

calculable
Millionths of a second are countable only on very complicated instruments.

(also count) (linguistics ) (opposite uncountable) (of a noun) capable of forming a plural and using the definite or indefinite article

contable
Table is a count(able) noun, but milk is an uncountable noun.
counter noun

a token used in numbering or playing certain games

ficha
counters for playing ludo.
countless adjective

very many

incontable, innumerable
I’ve told him to stop doing that countless times.
countdown noun

(used originally of a rocket) a counting backwards to check the time remaining until the beginning of an event, regarded as zero

cuenta atrás
It’s five minutes to countdown.
count on phrasal verb

to rely on (a person or happening)

contar con
I’m counting on you to persuade her.
out for the count

(of a boxer) still not standing after the count of ten.

estar K.O.

exhausted; asleep

hecho polvo, exhausto
He was out for the count for several hours after his long walk.

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