Translation of "clause" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /klɔːz/ us /klɔz/

a group of words containing a subject and a verb, that is usually only part of a sentence


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


noun /kloːz/

(linguistics ) a part of a sentence having its own subject and predicate, eg either of the two parts of this sentence

The sentence ’Mary has a friend who is rich’ contains a main clause and a subordinate (relative) clause.

a paragraph in a contract, will, or act of parliament

They insisted on adding a new clause to the contract.

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