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Spanish translation of “person”

person

noun /ˈpəːsn/ (plural people /ˈpiːpl/, persons)
a human being
persona
There’s a person outside who wants to speak to you Some people are never satisfied.
a person’s body
encima (suyo)
He never carried money on his person (= with him in his pockets etc).
personal adjective one’s own
personal
This is his personal opinion The matter will have my personal attention.
private
personal
This is a personal matter between him and me.
in person
en persona
The Prime Minister will make a personal appearance.
(making remarks which are) insulting, especially about a person’s appearance etc
indiscreto, maleducado, ofensivo
personal remarks Don’t be personal!
personality noun (plural personalities) a person’s characteristics (of the mind, the emotions etc) as a whole
personalidad
a likeable / forceful (= strong) personality.
strong, distinctive (usually attractive) character
personalidad
She is not beautiful, but she has a lot of personality.
a well-known person
personalidad
a television personality (also adjective) a personality cult (= very great, usually too great, admiration for a person, usually a political leader).
personalize verb ( also personalise (British)) to mark or decorate something to show that it belongs to a particular person
Personalizar
Upon arrival, they gave her a special invitation that had been personalized with her name.
to make, design, or change something so that it meets the needs of a particular person
Personalizar
All games can be personalized to suit the needs and interests of each individual child.
to discuss something by referring to the people involved rather than to more general facts
Personalizar
Tabloid newspapers have a tendency to personalize politics.
personalized adjective ( also personalised (British))
Personalizado
personalized handkerchiefs embroidered with your initials.
personally adverb in one’s own opinion
personalmente
Personally, I prefer the other one.
doing something oneself, not having or letting someone else do it on one’s behalf
personalmente, en persona
He thanked me personally.
personal assistant noun (also PA) (British) someone whose job is to help a manager by writing letters and making arrangements.
Asistente Personal
personal computer noun (also PC) a small computer that can be used independently by an individual user for word-processing, games, e-mail, storage of information. etc.
ordenador personal
personal organizer ( (also personal organiserBritish)) a small book with loose pages or a small computer that you use to write down important information such addresses, phone numbers, and the dates of meetings.
Agenda Personal
personal pronoun noun (linguistics) a pronoun which refers to the first, second, or third persons.
Pronombre Personal
personal stereo noun (also Walkman®) a small (radio and) cassette player with headphones that enables the person wearing it to listen to music while walking etc.
walkman
personal trainer noun someone whose job is to help someone become physically fit by suggesting and demonstrating exercises they should do.
Entrenador Personal
personal watercraft noun a small boat for one or two people that is ridden like a motorcycle.
moto acuática
in person personally; one’s self, not represented by someone else
en persona
The Queen was there in person I’d like to thank him in person.
(Definition of person from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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