Translation of "mobile" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈməʊ·baɪl/ us /ˈmoʊ·bəl/

able to move or be moved easily

móvil, portátil
The Marines are a highly mobile force and can get anywhere fast.

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


adjective /ˈmoubail/

able to move

A van supplying country districts with library books is called a mobile library
The old lady is no longer mobile – she has to stay in bed all day.

able to move or be moved quickly or easily

Considering his age, he’s very mobile on his feet
Most of the furniture is very light and mobile.

(of someone’s features or face) changing easily in expression.

mobility /-ˈbi-/ noun

A leg injury affected his mobility.
mobilize /-bi-/ verb ( (also mobiliseBritish))

to make (especially troops, an army etc), or become, ready for use or action

The troops are being mobilized in preparation for an attack on the enemy.
mobilization /-bi-/ noun ( (also mobilisationBritish))

mobile phone /ˈmoubail ˈfoun; American ˈmoubəl ˈfoun/ /ˈmoubail; American ˈmoubəl/ noun ( mobile)

(British ) a portable telephone that you can use anywhere; cellular phone, cell phone(American)

(also adjective) What’s your mobile number?

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