Translation of "diet" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /daɪ·ət/ us /ˈdɑɪ·ɪt/

B1 the type of food that someone usually eats

His diet isn’t very healthy.

B1 the practice of someone eating a particular type or amount of food for a special reason, such as being sick or wanting to become thinner

No cake for me, thanks – I’m on a diet.
verb uk /daɪ·ət/ us /ˈdɑɪ·ɪt/

to eat less food so that you become thinner

estar a régimen
I’ve been dieting for a week, and I still haven’t lost any weight.

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


noun /ˈdaiət/

food, especially a course of recommended foods, for losing weight or as treatment for an illness etc

dieta, régimen
a diet of fish and vegetables
a salt-free diet
She went on a diet to lose weight.
dietary /ˈdaiətəri, -tri/ adjective

relating to the food which someone eats

dietary advice
dietary habits.
dietician /ˌdaiəˈtiʃən/ noun ( dietitian)

an expert on diets and dieting.


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