Translation of "term" - English-Catalan dictionary


noun uk /tɜːm/ us /tɜrm/

A2 one of the periods of time that the school or university year is divided into

We’ve got a test at the end of term.

a word or phrase that is used to mean a particular thing


a fixed period of time

termini, període
a prison term
Senators serve a six-year term.

A2 one of the periods of time that a school or college year is divided into

The fall term starts September 7.
in the short/long term

over a period of time that continues for a short time or a long time into the future

a curt/llarg termini
In the short term we do not expect an improvement in sales.
terms [ plural ]

the rules of an agreement

termes, condicions
in… terms

used to explain which part of a situation you mean

en termes…
In financial terms, the project was not a success.
come to terms with something

to accept a sad situation

acceptar ac
He still hasn’t come to terms with his brother’s death.
not be on speaking terms

to not speak to someone because you have argued with them

no parlar-se

(Translation of “term” from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)