Translation of "dial" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /daɪ·əl/ us /dɑɪl, ˈdɑɪ·əl/

a round part on a clock or piece of equipment that shows you the time or other measurement

esfera, dial
verb uk /daɪ·əl/ us /dɑɪl, ˈdɑɪ·əl/ present participle UK dialling or US dialing, past tense and past participle UK dialled or US dialed

B1 to make a phone call to a particular number

Dial 0 for the operator.
He dialled the emergency number.

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


noun /ˈdaiəl/

the face of a watch or clock

esfera, carátula
My watch has a dial you can see in the dark.

the turning disc over the numbers on a telephone.

disco, dial

any disc etc bearing numbers etc used to give information

Just turn the dial to increase the volume.
the dial on a radio.

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