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Translation of "industry" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /ˈindəstri/ ( plural industries)
(any part of) the business of producing or making goods industria the ship-building industry The government should invest more money in industry.
hard work or effort diligencia He owed his success to both ability and industry.
industrial /-ˈdas/ adjective
having, concerning etc industries or the making of goods industrial That area of the country is industrial rather than agricultural.
industrialist /-ˈdas-/ noun
a person who takes part in the running of a large industrial organization industrial a wealthy industrialist.
industrialized /-ˈdas/ adjective ( (also industrialisedBritish))
(of a country) having a large number of industries industrializado the industrialized nations.
industrialization noun ( (also industrialisationBritish))
industrious /-ˈdas-/ adjective
busy and hard-working trabajador, laborioso industrious pupils.
industrial action noun
action taken by workers, especially a strike, when they are protesting against their employers huelga The union is threatening industrial action over a pay dispute.
industrial estate noun
an area of a town etc set aside for (the building of) factories. polígono/zona industrial
industrial relations noun plural
the relationship between the management and the workers in a factory etc. relaciones empresariales
(Definition of industry from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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