Translation of "watershed" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈwɔː.tə.ʃed/ us /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ-/

an event or period that is important because it represents a big change in how people do or think about something

hito, momento decisivo
The year 1969 was a watershed in her life – she changed her career and remarried.

specialized geography an area of high ground from which water flows down to a river

divisoria de las aguas

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