expand 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 "expand" - English-Spanish dictionary

expand

verb   /ɪkˈspænd/
to get larger, or to make something get larger extender(se), expandir(se) The company has expanded.
(Definition of expand from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

expand

verb /ikˈspand/
to make or grow larger; to spread out wider ampliar, aumentar, dilatar, crecer Metals expand when heated He does exercises to expand his chest The school’s activities have been expanded to include climbing and mountaineering.
expanse /-s/ noun
a wide area or extent extensión an expanse of water.
expansion /-ʃən/ noun
the act or state of expanding dilatación, expansión the expansion of metals.
expansive /ikˈspænsiv/ adjective
covering a large area amplio an expansive beach/view.
including a lot of information expansivo an expansive style of writing.
friendly and willing to talk a lot comunicativo, efusivo She was in an expansive mood.
expansively adverb
extensamente
expansiveness noun
carácter sociable
(Definition of expand from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

ray

a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More