Translation of "contact" - English-Spanish dictionary

contact

noun uk /ˈkɒn·tækt/

A2 someone you know who can help you because of their job

contacto
business contacts

B1 [ no plural ] communication with someone

contacto
We keep in close contact with our grandparents.

[ no plural ] the state of two people or things touching each other

contacto
Wash your hands if they come into contact with chemicals.
verb uk /ˈkɒn·tækt/

A2 to phone someone or write to them

ponerse en contacto con
I’ve been trying to contact you for days.

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

contact

noun /ˈkontӕkt/

physical touch or nearness

contacto
Her hands came into contact with acid
Has she been in contact with measles?

communication

contacto
I’ve lost contact with all my old friends
We have succeeded in making (radio) contact with the ship
How can I get in contact with him?

a person with influence, knowledge etc which might be useful

contacto
I made several good contacts in London.

(a place where) a wire etc carrying electric current (may be attached)

contacto
the contacts on the battery.

(medical) a person who has been near someone with an infectious disease

contacto
We must trace all known contacts of the cholera victim.

a person or thing that provides a means of communicating with someone

contacto
His radio is his only contact with the outside world.
contact lens noun (plural contact lenses)

a small plastic lens on the eyeball worn, instead of spectacles, to improve sight

lentes de contacto, lentillas
Are you wearing your contact lenses?

(Translation of “contact” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)