Translation of "device" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /dɪˈvaɪs/ us /dɪˈvɑɪs/

a piece of equipment

an electronic device for sending messages

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


noun /diˈvais/

something made for a purpose, eg a tool or instrument

a device for opening cans.

a plan or system of doing something, sometimes involving trickery

mecanismo, truco, estratagema
This is a device for avoiding income tax.
device, unlike advice, can be used in the plural: ingenious devices. devise is a verb: to devise a scheme.

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