Translation of "print" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /prɪnt/ us /prɪnt/

A2 to make writing or images on paper or other material with a machine

The instructions are printed on the side of the box.

to make books, newspapers, magazines, etc., usually in large quantities, using machines

Fifty thousand copies of the book have been printed.

to include a piece of writing in a newspaper or magazine

They printed his letter in Tuesday’s newspaper.

to write without joining the letters together

escribir con letras de imprenta
Please print your name clearly below your signature.
noun uk /prɪnt/ us /prɪnt/

[ no plural ] words, letters, or numbers that are made on paper by a machine

letra, texto impreso
The print is so small in this book that I can hardly read it.

a mark that is left on a surface where someone has walked

The dog left prints all over the kitchen floor.

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


noun /print/

a mark made by pressure

huella, marca

printed lettering

letra, caracteres
I can’t read the print in this book.

a photograph made from a negative

I entered three prints for the photographic competition.

a printed reproduction of a painting or drawing

a print of Van Gogh’s ’Sunflowers’.
printer noun

(computing) a machine that prints texts from a computer

a laser printer.

a person who prints books, newspapers etc.

printing noun

the work of a printer.

impresión, tipografía
printing press noun

(also press) a machine for printing.

printout noun

(computing) the printed information given by a computer.

in / out of print

(of books) available/unavailable to be bought from the publisher

tener/no tener posibilidades (de)
That book has been out of print for years.

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