Translation of "total" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈtəʊ·təl/ us /ˈtoʊ·t̬əl/

B1 including everything

total, global
The total cost of the work was $800.

extreme or complete

total, absoluto
The whole evening was a total disaster.
noun uk /ˈtəʊ·təl/ us /ˈtoʊ·t̬əl/

B1 the amount you get when you add several smaller amounts together

The total came to £762.
verb uk /ˈtəʊ·təl/ us /ˈtoʊ.t̬əl/ present participle UK totalling or US totaling, past tense and past participle UK totalled or US totaled

to add up to a particular amount

ascender a, sumar

Phrasal verb(s)

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


adjective /ˈtəutəl/

whole; complete

What is the total cost of the holiday?
The car was a total wreck.
totally adverb


I was totally unaware of his presence.
total up phrasal verb

to add up

sumar, sacar/echar la cuenta
He totalled up (the amount he had sold) at the end of the week.

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