Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “field”

See all translations

field

noun /fiːld/
a piece of land enclosed for growing crops, keeping animals etc
campo
Our house is surrounded by fields.
a wide area
campo, cancha
playing fields (= an area for games, sports etc).
a piece of land etc where minerals or other natural resources are found
yacimiento
an oil-field a coalfield.
an area of knowledge, interest, study etc
campo, terreno
in the fields of literature/economic development her main fields of interest.
an area affected, covered or included by something
campo
a magnetic field in his field of vision.
an area of battle
campo de batalla
the field of Waterloo (also adjective) a field-gun.
fielding noun (in cricket, basketball etc) the activity of catching (the ball) and returning it.
respondiendo
field glasses noun plural binoculars.
gemelos, prismáticos
field hockey noun (American ) a game played on grass by two teams of 11 players using curved sticks and a small hard ball; hockey(British)
hockey sobre césped
field trip noun a visit by students to learn about something in its natural environment rather than in a classroom
salida de campo
a geography field trip.
fieldwork noun work done outside the laboratory, office etc (eg collecting information).
trabajo de campo
(Definition of field from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “field” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

christmassy

typical of Christmas, or happy because it is Christmas

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

tweleb noun

December 22, 2014
informal a Twitter celebrity; (more specifically, someone who has more than 1,000 followers on Twitter) There were a few old and a few new faces, including a tweleb or two. Expect to see and hear more from these cool kids.

Read More