Translation of "essence" - English-Spanish dictionary

essence

noun uk /ˈes·əns/ us /ˈes·əns/

[ no plural ] the basic or most important idea or quality of something

esencia
The essence of his argument is that we should not eat meat.

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

essence

/ˈesns/

the most important part or quality

esencia
Tolerance is the essence of friendship.

a substance obtained from a plant, drug etc

esencia
vanilla essence.

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