Translation of "transcribe" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /trænˈskraɪb/ us

to record something written, spoken, or played by writing it down

Recordings of conversations are transcribed and entered into the database.

to change a piece of writing or music into another form, for example into a different writing system or into music for different instruments

Transcribing the Ethiopian text into the English alphabet was their first task.
The quintet had been transcribed for clarinet and piano.

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