Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “terminal”

See all translations

terminal

noun /ˈtəːminəl/
a building containing the arrival and departure areas for passengers at an airport or one in the centre/center of a city or town where passengers can buy tickets for air travel etc and can be transported by bus etc to an airport
terminal
an air terminal.
a usually large station at either end of a railway/railroad line, or one for long-distance buses
terminal
a bus terminal.
in an electric circuit, a point of connection to a battery etc
borne
the positive/negative terminal.
a device linked to a computer by which the computer can be operated.
terminal
terminally adverb
en fase terminal
She is terminally ill.
(Definition of terminal from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “terminal” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

be as cold as ice

to be extremely cold

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More