Traducción de "apply" - Diccionario Inglés-Español

apply

verb uk /əˈplaɪ/ us /əˈplɑɪ/ present participle applying, past tense and past participle applied

B1 to officially ask for something

solicitar
I’ve applied for a job.

to affect a particular person or situation

afectar, ser aplicable
This law only applies to married people.

to spread something on a surface

aplicar
Apply the paint to a clean, dry surface.

(Traducción de "apply" del Diccionario de Cambridge Inglés-Español © Cambridge University Press)

apply

verb /əˈplai/ (past tense, past participle applied)

(with to) to put (something) on or against something else

aplicar
She applied ointment to the cut.

(with to) to use (something) for some purpose

emplear
He applied his wits to planning their escape.

(with for) to ask for (something) formally

solicitar
You could apply (to the manager) for a job.

(with to) to concern

aplicarse
This rule applies to all students.

to be in force

ser válido, estar en vigor
The rule doesn’t apply at weekends.
appliance /əˈplai-/ noun

an instrument or tool used for a particular job

aparato, electrodoméstico
The company makes washing machines and other electrical appliances.
applicable /ˈӕpli-/ adjective

aplicable
This rule is not applicable (to you) any longer.
applicability noun

aplicabilidad
the applicability of linguistic theory to second language learning.
applicant /ˈӕpli-/ noun

a person who applies (for a job etc)

solicitante, candidato, aspirante
There were over two hundred applicants for the position.
application /ӕpli-/ noun

a formal request; an act of applying

solicitud, candidatura, petición
We have received several applications for the new job
The syllabus can be obtained on application to the headmaster.

hard work

aplicación
He has got a good job through sheer application.

an ointment etc applied to a cut, wound etc.

aplicación
applied

(of a subject) studied for a practical purpose

aplicarse, dedicarse a
applied linguistics.
apply oneself/one’s mind (with to)

to give one’s full attention or energy (to a task etc)

aplicarse, dedicarse a
If he applied himself, he could pass his exams.

(Traducción de "apply" del PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)