Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “vacuum”

vacuum

noun /ˈvӕkjuəm/
a space from which (almost) all air or other gas has been removed
vacío
Nature abhors a vacuum.
short for vacuum cleaner. vacuum cleaner noun a machine that cleans carpets etc by sucking dust etc into itself.
aspiradora
vacuum flask noun a container with double walls that have a vacuum between them to keep the contents from losing or gaining heat
termo
a (vacuum-)flask of hot coffee.
(Definition of vacuum from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

Definitions of “vacuum” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

closeness

the quality of knowing someone very well, liking them a lot, and wanting to spend a lot of time together

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More