Translation of "install" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪnˈstɔːl/ us /ɪnˈstɔl/

B1 to put a piece of equipment somewhere and make it ready to use

The school has installed a burglar alarm.

B1 to put software onto a computer


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


verb /inˈstoːl/

to put in place ready for use

When was the telephone/electricity installed (in this house)?

to put (a thing, oneself or another person) in a place or position

instalar(se), colocar(se)
He was installed as president yesterday
They soon installed themselves in the new house.
installation /instəˈleiʃən/ noun

the act of installing

software installation.

a piece of equipment that has been installed

The cooker, fridge, and other electrical installations are all in working order.
instalment noun

one payment out of a number of payments into which an amount of money, especially a debt, is divided

The new carpet is being paid for by monthly instalments.

a part of a story that is printed one part at a time eg in a weekly magazine, or read in parts on the radio

entrega, episodio
Did you hear the final instalment last week?

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