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Spanish translation of “motor”

motor

noun /ˈməutə/
a machine, usually a petrol engine or an electrical device, that gives motion or power
motor
a washing-machine has an electric motor (also adjective) a motor boat/vehicle.
motoring noun (British) the activity of driving a car:
automovilismo
I was reading an article about motoring in Australia a motoring offence.
motorist noun a person who drives a motor car
automovilista, conductor
The motorist could not avoid hitting the dog.
motorize verb ( (also motoriseBritish)) to fit a motor to (eg a bicycle).
motorizar
to supply (eg troops) with motor vehicles
motorizar
Many army units have been motorized.
motorboat /ˈmoutəˌbout/ noun a small fast boat that is powered by an engine.
lancha motora
motorcade /-keid/ noun a procession in which everyone goes by car
desfile de automóviles
the President’s motorcade
motor vehicle /ˈmoutəˌviːikəl/ noun a road vehicle that is powered by an engine, for example a car or a truck
vehículo a motor
All motor vehicles must be equipped with seat belts.
motorway noun (British) a road specially made for fast traffic
autopista
They are building a new motorway to link the two cities.
motorbike noun ( motorcycle) any of several types of usually heavy bicycle moved by a motor
motocicleta, moto
a motocycle helmet.
motor car noun a vehicle on four wheels, moved by a motor, but not a lorry or van; an automobile, car.
coche, automóvil
motorcyclist noun a person who rides a motorbike
motociclista, motorista
The motorcyclist was injured in the road accident.
(Definition of motor from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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