Translation of "efficient" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ɪˈfɪʃ·ənt/ us /ɪˈfɪʃ·ənt/

B1 working well and not wasting time or energy

eficiente, eficaz
Email is a quick and efficient way of contacting people.
efficiently adverb /ɪˈfɪʃ·ənt·li/ /ɪˈfɪʃ·ənt·li/

eficientemente, eficazmente

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


adjective /iˈfiʃənt/

(of a person) capable; skilful

eficiente, competente
a very efficient secretary.

(of an action, tool etc) producing (quick and) satisfactory results

eficaz, de buen rendimiento
The new lawn mower is much more efficient than the old one.
efficiently adverb

eficientemente, eficazmente
She dealt with the issue quickly and efficiently.
efficiency noun

eficiencia, eficacia

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