Translation of "lecture" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈlek·tʃər/ us /ˈlek·tʃər/

B1 a talk to a group of people about a subject

We went to a lecture on Italian art.
verb uk /ˈlek·tʃər/ us /ˈlek·tʃər/ present participle lecturing, past tense and past participle lectured

to speak to a group of people about a subject, usually at a university

dar clases, dar conferencias
For ten years she lectured in law.

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


noun /ˈlektʃə/

a formal talk given to students or other audiences

conferencia, clase
a history lecture.

a long and boring or irritating speech, warning or scolding

reprimenda, sermón
The teacher gave the children a lecture for running in the corridor.
lecturer noun

a person who lectures, especially to students

conferenciante, profesor
He is a lecturer in the English department.

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