Translation of "car" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /kɑːr/ us /kɑr/

A1 a vehicle with an engine, four wheels, and seats for a few people


US UK carriage one of the separate parts of a train where people sit


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


noun /kaː/

a (usually privately-owned) motor vehicle on wheels for carrying people; automobile(American)

What kind of car do you have?
’Did you go by car?’

a section for passengers in a train etc

coche, coche-restaurante, vagón
a dining-car.

(American) a railway carriage for goods or people

a freight car.
car boot sale noun

(British) an outdoor market where people sell things from the back of their cars

Mercadillo de Maletero
I bought the picture at a car boot sale.
carjacking noun

Robo de un Coche
the crime of attacking a car driver in order to steal the car
The carjacking took place in a mall parking lot.
car park noun

(British ) a piece of land or a building where cars may be parked; parking lot(American)

parking, aparcamiento
a multi-storey car park.
car phone noun

a telephone that can be used in a car.

teléfono de automóvil

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