Translation of "part" - English-Spanish dictionary

part

noun uk /pɑːt/

A1 one of the things that, with other things, makes the whole of something

parte
Part of this form seems to be missing.
That’s only part of the problem.
You’re part of the family.
part of something

A2 some but not all of a thing

parte de algo
Kate spent part of the day shopping.

B1 a person in a movie or play

papel
He plays the part of the father.
take part (in something)

B1 to do an activity with other people

participar (en algo)
She doesn’t usually take part in any class activities.

a piece of a machine or vehicle

pieza
car parts
have/play a part in something

to be one of the people or things that are involved in an event or situation

jugar un papel en algo
We can all play a part in making our city a better place to live.

US (UK parting) a line on someone’s head made by brushing the hair in two different directions

raya

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

part

noun /paːt/

something which, together with other things, makes a whole; a piece

parte
We spent part of the time at home and part at the seaside.

an equal division

parte
He divided the cake into three parts.

a character in a play etc

papel
She played the part of the queen.

the words, actions etc of a character in a play etc

papel
He learned his part quickly.

in music, the notes to be played or sung by a particular instrument or voice

parte
the violin part.

a person’s share, responsibility etc in doing something

papel, función
He played a great part in the company’s success.
parting noun

the act of leaving someone, saying goodbye etc

partida, separación, despedida
Their final parting was at the station.

a line dividing hair brushed in opposite directions on the head

raya (del pelo)
His parting is on the left-hand side.
partly adverb

to a certain extent but not completely

en parte
She was tired, partly because of the journey and partly because of the heat.
part-time adjective, adverb

not taking one’s whole time; for only a few hours or days a week

a tiempo parcial, media jornada
a part-time job
She works part-time.
in part

partly

en parte
He agreed that he was in part responsible for the accident.
part company

to go in different directions

separarse
We parted company at the bus-stop.

to leave each other or end a friendship, partnership etc

separarse, romper, partir peras
The two business partners parted company following a disagreement.
part of speech noun

(linguistics ) one of the groups into which words are divided (eg noun, verb, adjective etc).

parte de la oración, parte del discurso
part with phrasal verb

to give away or be separated from

desprenderse de
He doesn’t like parting with money.
take in good part

to accept without being hurt or offended

tomarse bien algo
He took their jokes in good part.
take someone’s part

to support someone (in an argument etc)

ponerse del lado de alguien, ponerse de parte de alguien
She always takes his part in an argument.
take part in

to be one of a group of people doing something, to take an active share in (eg playing a game, performing a play, holding a discussion etc)

tomar parte en, participar en
He never took part in arguments.

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