Translation of "deficit" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈdef.ɪ.sɪt/ us

A the total amount by which money spent is more than money received

The country is running a balance-of-payments/budget/trade deficit of $250 million.
The UK’s deficit in manufactured goods fell slightly in the last three months.

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


noun /ˈdefisit/

(business ) the amount by which an amount (of money etc) is less than the amount required

a trade deficit
a deficit of several hundred dollars.

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