Translation of "word" - English-Spanish dictionary
not believe, understand, say, etc. a word B1 to not believe, understand, say, etc. anything
no creerse, entender, decir, etc. ni una palabra
I don’t believe a word he says.
in other words › used to explain what something means in a different way
en otras palabras
He said he’s too busy. In other words, he isn’t interested.
word for word › using the exact words that were originally used
palabra por palabra
She repeated word for word what he had told her.
give someone your word › to promise someone something
dar tu palabra a alguien
He gave me his word that he wouldn’t tell anyone.
(Definition of word from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
word noun /wəːd/
When you get there, send word that you’ve arrived safely. wording noun › the manner of expressing something, the choice of words etc
The wording on the contract will have to be altered. word processor noun › (computing ) a program for writing or editing texts, letters etc and storing them in the computer’s memory; a computer used for doing this.
procesador de textos
word processing noun
procesamiento de textos
word-perfect adjective by word of mouth get a word in edgeways in a word
› to sum up briefly
en una palabra
In a word, I don’t like him. keep/break one’s word take (someone) at his/her word › to believe (someone) without question and act according to his words
cogerle la palabra a alguien
We had no choice but to take him at his word. take someone’s word for it › to assume that what someone says is correct (without checking)
aceptar lo que alguien dice
I took his word for it in the hope that he wouldn’t let us down. word for word
Translations of “word”
||kata, perkataan, bercakap…
||mot, nouvelles, parole…
|in Chinese (Traditional)
||語言單位, 詞, 字…
||từ, cuộc nói chuyện, tin tức…
||คำ, การพูดคุย, ข่าวลือ…
||das Wort, einige Worte (pl.), der Bescheid…
|in Chinese (Simplified)
||语言单位, 词, 字…
||kata, percakapan singkat, berita…