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Translation of "prefer" - English-Spanish dictionary

prefer

verb   /prɪˈfɜːr/ ( present participle preferring, past tense and past participle preferred)
A2 to like someone or something more than another person or thing preferir I prefer dogs to cats. She prefers watching tennis to playing.
would prefer
A2 used to say what you want or ask someone what they want se usa para expresar una preferencia I’d prefer to eat alone. Would you prefer red or white wine?
(Definition of prefer from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

prefer

verb /priˈfəː/ ( past tense, past participle preferred)
to like better preferir Which do you prefer – tea or coffee? I prefer reading to watching television She would prefer to come with you rather than stay here.
preferable /ˈpre-/ adjective
more desirable preferible Is it preferable to write or make a telephone call?
preferably adverb
preferiblemente You should call her – prefereably as soon as possible.
preference /ˈpre-/ noun
(a) choice of, or (a) liking for, one thing rather than another preferencia He likes most music, but he has a preference for classical music.
I prefer apples to (not than) oranges. preferable, adjective, is spelt with -r-. preference, noun, is spelt with -r-. preferred and preferring are spelt with -rr-.
(Definition of prefer from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “prefer”
in Korean -보다 -를 더 좋아하다…
in Arabic يُفَضِّل…
in Malaysian lebih suka…
in French préférer…
in Russian предпочитать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 選擇, 寧可,更喜愛, 覺得還是…更可取…
in Italian preferire…
in Turkish tercih etmek, yeğlemek…
in Polish woleć…
in Vietnamese thích hơn…
in Portuguese preferir…
in Thai ชอบมากกว่า…
in German vorziehen…
in Catalan preferir…
in Japanese ~の方を好む…
in Chinese (Simplified) 选择, 宁可,更喜爱, 觉得还是…更可取…
in Indonesian memilih…
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