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Translation of "regular" - English-Spanish dictionary

regular

adjective /ˈreɡjulə/
usual habitual Saturday is his regular day for shopping That isn’t our regular postman, is it? (American) normal normal, común He has too many behavioral problems to attend a regular school. occurring, acting etc with equal amounts of space, time etc between regular They placed guards at regular intervals round the camp Is his pulse regular? involving doing the same things at the same time each day etc regular a man of regular habits. frequent habitual He’s a regular visitor He’s one of our regular customers. permanent; lasting permanente, fijo He’s looking for a regular job. (linguistics ) (of a noun, verb etc) following one of the usual grammatical patterns of the language regular ’Walk’ is a regular verb, but ’go’ is an irregular verb. the same on both or all sides or parts; neat; symmetrical regular a girl with regular features A square is a regular figure. of ordinary size de tamaño normal I don’t want the large size of packet – just give me the regular one. (of a soldier) employed full-time, professional; (of an army) composed of regular soldiers. profesional regularity /-ˈla-/ noun regularidad He gets drunk with monotonous regularity. regularly adverb at regular times, places etc con regularidad, regularmente His heart was beating regularly. frequently regularmente, con frecuencia He comes here regularly. regulate /-leit/ verb to control regular We must regulate our spending Traffic lights are used to regulate traffic. to adjust (a piece of machinery etc ) so that it works at a certain rate etc regular Can you regulate this watch so that it keeps time accurately? regulation noun a rule or instruction regla There are certain regulations laid down as to how this job should be done, and these must be obeyed (also adjective) Please use envelopes of the regulation size. the act of regulating regulación the regulation of a piece of machinery. regulator /-lei-/ noun a thing that regulates (a piece of machinery etc). regulador
(Definition of regular from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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