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Spanish translation of “train”

train

verb /trein/
to prepare, be prepared, or prepare oneself, through instruction, practice, exercise etc , for a sport, job, profession etc I was trained as a teacher The racehorse was trained by my uncle. to point or aim (a gun, telescope etc) in a particular direction He trained the gun on/at the soldiers. to make (a tree, plant etc) grow in a particular direction You could train the plant up the trellis. trained adjective ( opposite untrained) having had teaching
diplomado; cualificado, capacitado; (animal) adiestrado
She’s a trained nurse a well-trained dog.
trainee noun a person who is being trained
aprendiz, persona que está haciendo prácticas
He’s a trainee with an insurance firm ( also adjective) a trainee teacher.
trainer noun a person who prepares people or animals for sport, a race etc a personal trainer. an aircraft used for training pilots. training noun preparation for a sport He has gone into training for the race. the process of learning (the practical side of) a job It takes many years of training to be a doctor.
(Definition of train from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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