Translation of "handle" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈhæn·dl/ us /ˈhæn·dəl/ present participle handling, past tense and past participle handled

B1 to deal with or be in charge of something

manejar, ocuparse de
He handled the situation very well.
Who handles the marketing in your company?

to touch, hold, or pick up something

tocar, manejar
You must wash your hands before handling food.
noun uk /ˈhæn·dl/ us /ˈhæn·dəl/

the part of something that you use to hold it or open it

asa, pomo
a door handle
the handle on a suitcase

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


noun /ˈhӕndl/

the part of an object by which it may be held or grasped

mango; asa; manilla, pomo(puerta)
I’ve broken the handle off this cup
You’ve got to turn the handle in order to open the door.

de mango
a long-handled knife.
handler noun

a person who trains and controls an animal (especially a dog)

a police dog and its handler.
handlebars noun plural

the bar at the front of a bicycle etc which is held by the rider and by which the bicycle etc is steered

The cyclist was thrown over the handlebars when he crashed his bike.

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