Translation of "temperature" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈtemp·rə·tʃər/ us /ˈtem·pər·ə·tʃər/

A2 how hot or cold something is

Last night the temperature dropped to below freezing.
have a temperature

A2 to be hotter than usual because you are sick

tener fiebre

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


noun /ˈtemprətʃə/

the amount or degree of cold or heat

The food must be kept at a low temperature.

a level of body heat that is higher than normal

She had a temperature and wasn’t feeling well.
take someone’s temperature

to measure a person’s body heat, using a thermometer

tomar/medir la temperatura de alguien
The nurse took his temperature.

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