Traducción de "wire" - Diccionario Inglés-Español


noun uk /waɪər/ us /wɑɪər/

thin metal thread, used to fasten things or to make fences, cages, etc.


a long, thin piece of metal thread, usually covered in plastic, that carries electricity

electrical wires

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


noun /ˈwaiə/

(also adjective) (of) metal drawn out into a long strand, as thick as string or as thin as thread

alambre, cable, hilo
We need some wire to connect the battery to the rest of the circuit
a wire fence.

a single strand of this

There must be a loose wire in my radio somewhere.

the metal cable used in telegraphy

The message came over the wire this morning.

a telegram

Send me a wire if I’m needed urgently.
wireless noun

an older word for (a) radio.

wiring noun

the (system of) wires used in connecting up a circuit etc.

high wire noun

a high tightrope

cuerda floja
acrobats on the high wire.
wire-netting noun

a material with wide mesh woven of wire, used in fencing etc

red de alambre, tela metálica
He covered the strawberry plants with wire-netting to prevent the birds from getting at the fruit.

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