Translation of "survey" - English-Spanish dictionary

survey

noun uk /ˈsɜː·veɪ/

an examination of people’s opinions or behaviour done by asking people questions

encuesta
A recent survey showed that 58 percent of people do not exercise enough.
verb uk /səˈveɪ/

to look at or examine something carefully

examinar
I got out of the car to survey the damage.

to ask people questions in order to find out about their opinions or behaviour

encuestar
75 percent of midwives surveyed were in favour of home births.

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

survey

verb /səˈvei/

to look at, or view, in a general way

mirar, contemplar
He surveyed his neat garden with satisfaction.

to examine carefully or in detail

inspeccionar, examinar
She surveyed the map.

to measure, and estimate the position, shape etc of (a piece of land etc)

hacer un reconocimiento, hacer una inspección; (topografía) medir, apear; levantar el plano (de)
They have started to survey the piece of land that the new motorway will pass through.

to make a formal or official inspection of (a house etc that is being offered for sale).

inspeccionar, hacer un peritaje (de)
surveyor noun

a person whose job is to survey buildings or land.

(tierra) agrimensor, topógrafo; (edificios) perito

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