Translation of "file" - English-Spanish dictionary

file

noun uk /faɪl/ us /fɑɪl/

A2 a collection of information stored electronically

archivo
Do you want to download these files?

A2 a box or folded piece of thick paper used to store documents

archivador
files full of personal papers

a small tool with a rough edge that is used to make a surface smooth

lima, lija
a nail file
verb uk /faɪl/ us /fɑɪl/ present participle filing, past tense and past participle filed

to put documents into an ordered system so that you can easily find them

archivar
She filed her tax returns under T.

to rub something with a rough tool in order to make it smooth

limar, lijar

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

file

noun /fail/

a line of soldiers etc walking one behind the other.

fila
in single file

(moving along) singly, one behind the other

en fila india
The hunters followed each other in single file.

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