Translation of "veteran" - English-Spanish dictionary

veteran

noun uk /ˈvet.ər.ən/ us /ˈve.t̬ɚ-/

A a person who has had a lot of experience of a particular activity

veterano, -a
a 20-year veteran of the New York Police Department

A US informal vet someone who has been in the armed forces during a war

veterano, -a
a Vietnam veteran
the surviving veterans of World War II
adjective uk /ˈvet.ər.ən/ us /ˈve.t̬ɚ-/

A having been involved in a particular activity for a long time

veterano
She’s also a veteran campaigner for human rights.

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

veteran

noun, adjective /ˈvetərən/

a person who is (old and) experienced as a soldier etc or in some other occupation

veterano
a veteran footballer/entertainer.

(American ) a person who has been in the army etc

veterano
war veterans.

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