Translation of "trace" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /treɪs/ us /treɪs/ present participle tracing, past tense and past participle traced

to find someone or something that was lost

Police are trying to trace the missing woman.
noun uk /treɪs/ us /treɪs/

proof that someone or something was in a place

There was no trace of her anywhere.

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


noun /treis/

a mark or sign left by something

rastro, huella, vestigio, indicio
There were traces of egg on the plate
There’s still no trace of the missing child.

a small amount

Traces of poison were found in the cup.
tracing noun

a copy made by tracing

I made a tracing of the diagram.
trace elements noun plural

( biology) elements that are needed in small quantities for the growing and developing of animal and plant life.

tracing paper noun

thin transparent paper used for tracing.

papel de calco/calcar

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