There are 2 translations of chief in Spanish:

chief1

Pronunciation: /tʃiːf/

n

  • 1.1 (head) jefe, (m,f), líder (mf) chief of police jefe de policía the great white chief el gran jefe or (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar] el mero mero too many chiefs and not enough Indians [set phrase/frase hecha] muchos jefes y pocos trabajadores
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    • And very few of them are presided over by local aristocrats or clan chiefs.
    • And even in Gaelic tales, the island earned fame for being the penal colony where clan chiefs put their enemies in exile.
    • Some clan chiefs hedged their bets and sent sons off to fight on opposing sides.
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    • Mickey's evidence comes from a bureau chief of one of the news organizations.
    • The discussions between the unions and council chiefs are deadlocked because the employers say they cannot afford to increase their offer.
    • Police chiefs say the federal government must first secure the country's borders.
    1.2 (boss) [colloquial/familiar] jefe, (masculine, feminine) 1.3 (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar], (as form of address/como título de cortesía) jefe, , patrón,
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    • Ah, it's just the main troops, Timmy, nothing to worry about, chief!
    • Maybe at one time, chief, but the carpet cops have taken over.
    • There's a button on the left of your keyboard somewhere with the words ‘Caps Lock’ printed on it, chief.

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There are 2 translations of chief in Spanish:

chief2

adj

(before noun, no comparative/delante del nombre, sin comparativo)

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.