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Translation of "motor" - English-Spanish dictionary

motor

noun   /ˈməʊ·tər/
the part of a machine, car, etc. that makes it work motor an electric motor
(Definition of motor from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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)
Translations of “motor”
in Korean 모터, 발동기…
in Arabic مُحَرِّك…
in Malaysian motor…
in French (à) moteur…
in Russian двигатель, мотор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝置, 發動機,引擎, 電動機,馬達…
in Italian motore…
in Turkish motor…
in Polish silnik…
in Vietnamese động cơ ô tô…
in Portuguese motor…
in Thai เครื่องยนต์…
in German der Motor, Motor-……
in Catalan motor…
in Japanese モーター…
in Chinese (Simplified) 装置, 发动机,引擎, 电动机,马达…
in Indonesian motor…
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