Translation of "vet" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /vet/ us /vet/ UK formal veterinary surgeon uk /ˌvet·ə·rɪ·nə·ri ˈsɜː·dʒən/ us /ˌvet̬·ər·ɪˌner·i ˈsɜr·dʒən/, US formal veterinarian uk /ˌvet·ə·rɪˈneə·ri·ən/ us /ˌvet̬·ə·rɪˈner·i·ən/

B1 someone whose job is to give medical care to animals that are sick

veterinario, -a

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


verb /vet/ (past tense, past participle vetted)

(British) to investigate carefully (and pass as satisfactory)

investigar, examinar
Every member of staff has been vetted by our security department before he starts work here.

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