Translation of "instance" - English-Spanish dictionary

instance

noun uk /ˈɪn·stəns/
for instance

B1 for example

por ejemplo
Many teenagers earn money, for instance by babysitting or cleaning cars.

an example of a particular type of event, situation, or behaviour

caso
There have been several instances of violence in the school.

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

instance

noun /ˈinstəns/

an example, especially of a condition or circumstance

ejemplo
As a social worker, he saw many instances of extreme poverty.
for instance

for example

por ejemplo
Some birds, penguins for instance, cannot fly at all.

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