quantity - translate into Spanish with the English-Spanish dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “quantity”

See all translations

quantity

noun /ˈkwontəti/ ( plural quantities)
the size, weight, number etc of something, especially a large size etc
cantidad
What quantity of paper do you need? I buy these goods in quantity a small quantity of cement large quantities of tinned food.
quantitative analysis noun (chemistry) the analysis of a substance in order to discover the amounts of each of the chemical constituents that are present
análisis cuantitativo
The sample was subjected to quantitative analysis.
quantity surveyor noun (British) a person who is responsible for estimating the quantities of building materials needed for constructing something, and their probable cost.
aparejador
an unknown quantity noun a person or thing whose characteristics, abilities etc cannot be predicted
incógnita
I don’t know anything about the new boss – he’s an unknown quantity.
Translations of “quantity”
in Arabic كَمِّيّة…
in Korean 양…
in Malaysian kuantiti…
in French quantité…
in Turkish nicelik, miktar, sayı…
in Italian quantità…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指可測量或確定的)量,數量,分量…
in Russian количество…
in Polish ilość…
in Vietnamese số lượng…
in Portuguese quantidade…
in Thai ปริมาณ…
in German die Menge…
in Catalan quantitat…
in Japanese 量…
in Indonesian kuantitas, jumlah…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指可测量或确定的)量,数量,分量…
(Definition of quantity from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “quantity” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

airwaves

the radio waves used for broadcasting radio and television programmes, or, more generally, radio or television broadcasting time

Word of the Day

They sometimes go here and they never go there: using adverbs of frequency

by Liz Walter,
April 29, 2015
Sometimes, always, often, never: these are some of the most common words in English.  Unfortunately, they are also some of the words that cause the most problems for students. Many of my students put them in the wrong place, often because that’s where they go in their own languages. They say things

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Contestants…suck on a modified vaper until they’ve filled their chest cavity with enough vaporised nicotine “e-juice” to shoot out a belch of white smoke upwards of 4ft long.

Read More