Translation of "subject" - English-Spanish dictionary

subject

noun uk /ˈsʌb·dʒəkt/ us /ˈsʌb·dʒəkt/

A1 an area of knowledge studied at school or university

asignatura, materia
Chemistry is my favourite subject.

B1 what someone is writing or talking about

tema
The subject of the programme was mental health.

B1 in grammar, the person or thing that does the action described by a verb. In the sentence ‘Bob phoned me yesterday’, ‘Bob’ is the subject.

sujeto

someone who is from a particular country

ciudadano, -a
a British subject

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

subject

adjective /ˈsabdʒikt/

(of countries etc) not independent, but dominated by another power

dominado, subyugado
subject nations.
subjection /səbˈdʒekʃən/ noun

sujección, sometimiento
subjective /səbˈdʒektiv/ adjective

(of a person’s attitude etc) arising from, or influenced by, his own thoughts and feelings only; not objective or impartial

subjetivo
You must try not to be too subjective if you are on a jury in a court of law.
subjectively adverb

subjetivamente
subject matter noun

the subject discussed in an essay, book etc

asunto
The subject matter of his latest article is multicultural Britain.
change the subject

to start talking about something different

cambiar de tema/asunto
I mentioned the money to her, but she changed the subject.
subject to

liable or likely to suffer from or be affected by

(ser) propenso a; (estar) sujeto a
He is subject to colds
The programme is subject to alteration.

depending on

dependiendo de
These plans will be put into practice next week, subject to your approval.

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