Translation of "jack" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /dʒæk/ us /dʒæk/

a playing card that has a picture of a young man on it

the jack of diamonds

a hole into which a wire connected to a piece of electrical equipment can be plugged so that the equipment can operate

a microphone jack

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


noun /dʒӕk/

an instrument for lifting up a motor car or other heavy weight

You should always keep a jack in the car in case you need to change a wheel.

the playing card between the ten and queen, sometimes called the knave

The jack, queen, and king are the three face cards.
jack up phrasal verb

to raise (a motor car etc) and keep it supported, with a jack

levantar con gato
You need to jack up the car before you try to remove the wheel.

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