Translation of "verb" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /vɜːb/ us /vɜrb/

A2 a word or group of words that refers to an action, state, or experience. For example, the words ‘arrive’, ‘make’, ‘be’, and ‘feel’ are verbs.


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


noun /vəːb/

the word or phrase that gives the action, or asserts something, in a sentence, clause etc

an irregular verb.
verbal adjective

of, or concerning, verbs

verbal endings such as ’-fy’,’-ize’.

consisting of, or concerning, spoken words

a verbal warning/agreement.
verbally adverb

in or by speech, not writing

I replied to the invitation verbally.
verbatim /-ˈbeitim/ adjective, adverb

word for word

textualmente, palabra por palabra
a verbatim report of the argument
The child repeated my words verbatim.
verbose /-ˈbous/ adjective

using too many words; expressed in too many words

verboso, locuaz
a verbose speaker
a verbose description/style.

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