Translation of "current" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈkʌr·ənt/ us /ˈkɜr·ənt, ˈkʌr·ənt/

happening or existing now

What is your current address?
currently adverb /ˈkʌr·ənt·li/ /ˈkɜr·ənt·li, ˈkʌr·ənt·li/

The factory currently (= now) employs 750 people.
noun uk /ˈkʌr·ənt/ us /ˈkɜr·ənt, ˈkʌr·ənt/

the natural flow of air or water in one direction

a current of air

the flow of electricity through a wire

an electrical current

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


adjective /ˈkarənt, (American) ˈkəː-/

of or belonging to the present

the current month
the current temperature.
currently adverb

at the present time

John is currently working as a bus driver.
current account noun

(British ) an account with a bank from which money may be withdrawn by cheque; checking account(American)

cuenta corriente
I’d like to pay this cheque into my current account, please.
current affairs noun plural

important political, economic, or social events that are happening now

Temas de Actualidad
He takes a great deal of interest in current affairs.
electric current (not currant); current (not currant) affairs.

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