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Spanish translation of “mark”

mark

noun /maːk/
(also Deutsche Mark, Deutschmark /ˈdoitʃmaːk/) the standard unit of German currency before the euro .
marco
a point given as a reward for good work etc
marco
She got good marks in the exam .
a stain
marca
That spilt coffee has left a mark on the carpet .
a sign used as a guide to position etc
nota
There’s a mark on the map showing where the church is.
a cross or other sign used instead of a signature
mancha
He couldn’t sign his name , so he made his mark instead .
an indication or sign of a particular thing
marca , señal
a mark of respect .
marked adjective obvious or easily noticeable
notable
There has been a marked improvement in her work .
markedly /-kid-/ adverb noticeably
de forma notable
It’s markedly easier to do it by this method .
marker noun a person who marks eg the score at games .
marcador , apuntador
something used for marking , eg in scoring , showing the position of something etc
marca
The area is indicated by large green markers .
a type of pen , usually with a thick point
rotulador
a felt marker a permanent marker.
marksman /ˈmaːks-/ noun (plural marksmen) a person who shoots well
tirador
The police marksman did not kill the criminal – he wounded him in the leg to prevent him escaping .
marksmanship noun a person’s skill as a marksman .
puntería en tiro
leave/make one’s mark to make a permanent or strong impression
marcar a alguien
The horrors of the war have left their mark on the children .
mark out phrasal verb to mark the boundary of (eg a football pitch ) by making lines etc
marcar , delimitar , trazar
The pitch was marked out with white lines .
to select or choose for some particular purpose etc in the future
señalar , seleccionar
He had been marked out for an army career from early childhood .
mark time to move the feet up and down as if marching , but without going forward
marcar el paso
He’s only marking time in this job till he gets a better one.
(Definition of mark from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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