Translation of "multiple" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈmʌl.tɪ.pl̩/ us /-t̬ɪ-/

A very many of the same type, or of different types

The young man died of multiple burns.
We made multiple copies of the report.
These children have multiple (= many different) handicaps.
noun uk /ˈmʌl.tɪ.pl̩/ us /-t̬ɪ-/

a number that can be divided by a smaller number an exact number of times

18 is a multiple of 3, because 18 = 3 x 6.

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


adjective /ˈmaltipl/

having, or affecting, many parts

She suffered multiple injuries when she fell out of the window.

involving many things of the same sort

Fifteen vehicles were involved in the multiple crash on the motorway.

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