disable translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "disable" - English-Spanish dictionary

disable

verb   /dɪˈseɪ.bl̩/
to cause someone to have an illness, injury, or condition that makes it difficult for them to do the things that other people do dejar inválido She was disabled in the accident.20942503
to stop something such as (part of) a machine, system, or weapon from working inutilizar This weapons system will destroy or disable any incoming missile. Disable the alarm system and then enter the building.18820942503
disabling adjective   /-blɪŋ/
(Definition of disable from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

disable

verb /disˈeibl/
to reduce the ability or strength of; to cripple dejar incapacitado He was disabled during the war.
disability /disəˈbiləti/ noun ( plural disabilities)
something which disables invalidez, discapacidad, incapacidad, minusvalía He has a disability which prevents him from walking very far.
disability payment noun
an amount of money regularly paid by the government to disabled people. subsidio por invalidez, pensión por invalidez
disabled adjective
lacking ability or strength minusválido a disabled soldier.
disablement noun
inhabilitación, minusvalidez
(Definition of disable from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

spaceship

(especially in stories) a vehicle used for travel in space

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More