Translation of "instance" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈɪn·stəns/ us /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

There have been several instances of violence in the school.

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


noun /ˈinstəns/

an example, especially of a condition or circumstance

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)