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Spanish translation of “qualify”

qualify

verb /ˈkwolifai/ (past tense, past participle qualified)
to cause to be or to become able or suitable for
capacitar , reunir las condiciones
A degree in English does not necessarily qualify you to teach the subject She is too young to qualify for a place in the team .
(with as) to show that one is suitable for a profession or job etc, especially by passing a test or examination
obtener el título de
I hope to qualify as a doctor .
(with for) to allow , or be allowed , to take part in a competition etc, usually by reaching a satisfactory standard in an earlier test or competition
clasificarse
She failed to qualify for the long jump .
( linguistics ) (of an adjective ) to describe , or add to the meaning of
calificar
In ’ red books ’, the adjectiveredqualifies the nounbooks ’.
qualification /-fi-/ noun (the act of gaining ) a skill , achievement etc (eg an examination pass ) that makes (a person ) able or suitable to do a job etc
aptitud , capacidad
What qualifications do you need for this job ?
something that gives a person the right to do something
diploma , título
She has the residential qualification to become a citizen .
a limitation to something one has said or written
reserva , salvedad
I think this is an excellent piece of work – with certain qualifications .
qualified adjective ( opposite unqualified ) having the necessary qualification(s) to do (something)
cualificado , capacitado
a qualified engineer .
qualifying adjective in which players , teams etc attempt to qualify for a competition etc
de clasificación
Our team was beaten in the qualifying round.
(Definition of qualify from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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