Translation of "engine" - English-Spanish dictionary

engine

noun uk /ˈen·dʒɪn/ us /ˈen·dʒɪn/

A2 the part of a vehicle that uses oil, electricity, or steam to make it move

motor

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

engine

noun /ˈendʒin/

a machine in which heat or other energy is used to produce motion

motor
The car has a new engine.

a railway/railroad locomotive

máquina, locomotora
He likes to sit in a seat facing the engine.
engine driver noun

a person who drives a railway engine.

maquinista
engineer noun

a person who designs, makes, or works with, machinery

ingeniero técnico
an electrical engineer.

(usually civil engineer) a person who designs, constructs, or maintains roads, railways/railroads, bridges, sewers etc.

ingeniero civil

an officer who manages a ship’s engines.

ingeniero naval

(American) an engine driver.

maquinista
engineering noun

the art or profession of an engineer

ingeniería
He is studying engineering at university.

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