Translation of "essay" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈes·eɪ/ us /ˈes·eɪ/

B1 a short piece of writing about a subject, especially one written by a student

He wrote an essay on modern Japanese literature.

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


noun /ˈesei/

a written composition; a piece of written prose

ensayo, redacción
The examination consists of four essays
Write an essay on/about your holiday.

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