country - translate into Spanish with the English-Spanish dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “country”

See all translations

country

noun /ˈkantri/ ( plural countries)
any of the nations of the world; the land occupied by a nation
país
Canada is a larger country than Spain.
the people of a country
país, nación
The country will elect a new president tomorrow.
(usually with the) districts where there are fields, moors etc as opposed to towns and areas with many buildings
campo
a quiet holiday in the country (also adjective) country districts.
an area or stretch of land
región
hilly country.
country dance noun (British) a (style of) dance in which partners are arranged in parallel lines
contradanza (baile regional)
countryman noun ( feminine countrywoman, plural countrymen, countrywomen) a person born in the same country as another
compatriota
Churchill and Chamberlain were fellow countrymen.
country music noun a type of popular American music that involves singing accompanied by instruments such as the banjo, guitar, and violin
Musica Country
Are you a fan of country music?
countryside noun country areas
campo, zona rural
the English countryside.
(Definition of country from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “country” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

May I sit here? Asking for and giving permission.

by Liz Walter,
June 03, 2015
We often find ourselves in situations where we need to ask for permission or to reply to people who ask us for permission. Here are some words and phrases to help you do this in a natural way. The simplest way to ask for permission is with the modal verb can: Can

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More