Translation of "situation" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˌsɪt·juˈeɪ·ʃən/ us /ˌsɪtʃ·uˈeɪ·ʃən/

B1 the set of things that are happening at a particular time and place

the current political situation
He’s in a / difficult situation.

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


noun /sitjuˈeiʃən/

circumstances; a state of affairs

an awkward situation.

the place where anything stands or lies

situación, ubicación
The house has a beautiful situation beside a lake.

a job

empleo, vacante
the situations-vacant columns of the newspaper.
situated adjective

to be found; placed

The new school is situated on the north side of town.

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