prescribe translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "prescribe" - English-Spanish dictionary

prescribe

verb   /prɪˈskraɪb/ ( present participle prescribing, past tense and past participle prescribed)
to order treatment for someone, or to say what someone should do or use to treat an illness or injury recetar, mandar
(Definition of prescribe from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

prescribe

verb /prəˈskraib/
to advise or order (the use of) recetar; prescribir My doctor prescribed some pills for my cold Here is a list of books prescribed by the examiners for the exam.
prescription /-ˈskrip-/ noun
a doctor’s (usually written) instructions for the preparing and taking of a medicine receta; prescripción He gave me a prescription to give to the chemist.
the act of prescribing. prescripción
(Definition of prescribe from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

droid

a robot (= a machine controlled by computer) that is made to look like a human

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More