Translation of "principal" - English-Spanish dictionary

principal

adjective uk /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl/ us /ˈprɪn·sə·pəl/

B1 main, or most important

principal
Her principal reason for moving is to be nearer to her mother.
principally adverb /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl·i/ /ˈprɪn·sə·pə·li/

principalmente
The magazine is aimed principally at women.
noun uk /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl/ us /ˈprɪn·sə·pəl/

the person in charge of a school or college

director, -ora

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

principal

adjective /ˈprinsəpəl/

most important

principal
Shipbuilding was one of Britain’s principal industries.
principally adverb

mostly; chiefly

principalmente
I am principally concerned about the company’s financial status..
the principal (not principle) dancer. principal (not principle) of the college.

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