Translation of "score" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /skɔːr/ us /skɔr/

B1 the number of points someone gets in a game or test

resultado, puntuación
a high/low score
What’s the score?
verb uk /skɔːr/ us /skɔr/ present participle scoring, past tense and past participle scored

B1 to get points in a game or test

He scored just before half-time to put Liverpool 2–1 ahead.

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


noun /skoː/

the number of points, goals etc gained in a game, competition etc

tanteo, resultado
The cricket score is 59 for 3.

(music) a written piece of music showing all the parts for instruments and voices

the score of an opera.

a set or group of twenty

veinte, veintena
There was barely a score of people there.
scorer noun

a person who scores points, goals etc

encargado del marcador, persona que lleva el marcador
Our team scored two goals – Rooney and Johnson were the scorers.

a person who writes down the score during eg a cricket match.

scoreboard noun

a usually large board on which the score is shown at a cricket match, a quiz-programme/program etc.

an electronic scoreboard.
on that score

for that reason

por lo que se refiere a eso, a ese respecto
He’s perfectly healthy, so you don’t need to worry on that score.
scores (of)

very many

montones de
She received scores of letters about her radio programme.
settle old scores

to get revenge for past wrongs

ajustar cuentas pendientes
I have some old scores to settle with you.

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