vt (-fies, -fying, -fied)
- 1.1 [facts/claim/truth/death] certificar* this is to certify that … por la presente certifico que or doy fe de que … experts have certified the coins as genuine los expertos han certificado la autenticidad de las monedasMore example sentences1.2 (declare insane) (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva) declarar demente he should be certified! [colloquial/familiar] ¡está para que lo encierren! [colloquial/familiar], está más loco que una cabra [colloquial/familiar]
More example sentences1.3 (license) (American English/inglés norteamericano) he isn't certified to teach in this state no está habilitado para ejercer la docencia en este estado 1.4
- He certifies the statements made above are correct and complete.
- He was certified dead at Fairfield General Hospital.
- The man, in his early 20s, was certified dead at the scene.
(certified past participle of/participio pasado de)(American English/inglés norteamericano) certificado certified accountant (British English/inglés británico) contador titulado, (masculine, feminine) (Latin America/América Latina) , contable titulado, (masculine, feminine) (Spain/España) certified check cheque (masculine) certificado or conformado certified mail correo (masculine) certificado certified milk leche (feminine) con garantía sanitaria certified public accountant (American English/inglés norteamericano) contador público, (masculine, feminine) (Latin America/América Latina) , censor jurado, (Spain/España)
- With the exception of those who can be certified insane, these homeless people cannot be detained anywhere against their will.
- My husband and I have been happily married for 27 years and are known to be certified insane.
- Only four of the eighteen are, or have been, certified insane.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.