Translation of "quality" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈkwɒl·ə·ti/ us /ˈkwɑ·lə·t̬i/

B1 [ no plural ] how good or bad something is

good/high quality
The air quality in this area is terrible.

B1 [ no plural ] the fact of being very good or well made

I was impressed by the quality of her work.

plural qualities part of the character of someone or something

Anthony has leadership qualities.
adjective uk /ˈkwɒl·ə·ti/ us /ˈkwɑ·lə·t̬i/

B1 very good

de calidad
The apartment is furnished with quality furniture.

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


noun /ˈkwoləti/ (plural qualities)

the extent to which something has features which are good or bad etc, especially features which are good

We produce several different qualities of paper
We’re looking for quality rather than quantity
(also adjective) quality goods.

some (usually good) feature which makes a person or thing special or noticeable

Kindness is a human quality which everyone admires.
qualitative analysis noun

(chemistry) the analysis of a substance in order to discover the kinds of chemical constituents that are present in it

análisis cualitativo
a qualitative analysis of the solution.

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