Translation of "fortune" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈfɔː·tʃuːn/ us /ˈfɔr·tʃən/

a lot of money

Nick’s new car must have cost a fortune!

the good or bad things that happen to you

destino, suerte
The family’s fortunes changed suddenly.
tell someone’s fortune

to say what will happen to someone in the future

leer el futuro de alguien

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


noun /ˈfoːtʃən/

whatever happens by chance or (good or bad) luck

fortuna, suerte
Who knows what fortune may bring?

a large amount of money

That ring must be worth a fortune!
fortunate /-nət/ adjective

having good fortune; lucky

It was fortunate that no-one was killed in the accident.
fortunately adverb

Fortunately, the weather was fine when we took the boat trip.
fortune-teller noun

someone who tells fortunes.

tell (someone’s) fortune

to foretell what will happen to someone in the future

decir a alguien la buenaventura
The gypsy told my fortune.

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