Translation of "train" - English-Spanish dictionary

train

verb /trein/

to prepare, be prepared, or prepare oneself, through instruction, practice, exercise etc , for a sport, job, profession etc

formar, enseñar, instruir; entrenar, preparar
I was trained as a teacher
The racehorse was trained by my uncle.

to point or aim (a gun, telescope etc) in a particular direction

apuntar; (cámara) enfocar
He trained the gun on/at the soldiers.

to make (a tree, plant etc) grow in a particular direction

guiar
You could train the plant up the trellis.
trained adjective

( opposite untrained) having had teaching

diplomado; cualificado, capacitado; (animal) adiestrado
She’s a trained nurse
a well-trained dog.
trainee noun

a person who is being trained

aprendiz, persona que está haciendo prácticas
He’s a trainee with an insurance firm
( also adjective) a trainee teacher.
trainer noun

a person who prepares people or animals for sport, a race etc

entrenador
a personal trainer.

an aircraft used for training pilots.

entrenador
training noun

preparation for a sport

entrenamiento
He has gone into training for the race.

the process of learning (the practical side of) a job

formación
It takes many years of training to be a doctor.

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