foreground translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "foreground" - English-Spanish dictionary

foreground

noun   /ˈfɔː.ɡraʊnd/
the foreground
the people, objects, countryside, etc. in a picture or photograph that seem nearest to you and form its main part el primer plano In the foreground of the painting is a horse and cart. →  Compare background noun (THINGS BEHIND) 31513441523
the area that is of most importance and activity, or that people pay attention to el primer plano Historically, issues of this kind have not occupied the foreground of political debate.1767
(Definition of foreground from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

foreground

noun /ˈfoːɡraund/
the part of a view or picture nearest to the person looking at it primer plano The painting depicts a country landscape, with two horses in the foreground.
(Definition of foreground from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “foreground” in Spanish

A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

spaceship

(especially in stories) a vehicle used for travel in space

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More