Translation of company in Spanish:
noun plural -nies
- 1 uncountable 1.1 (companionship) bring somebody with you for companyin somebody's companyvente con alguien para que te haga compañíain company with other experts we hold that …en compañía de alguiento keep somebody companyal igual que otros especialistas creemos que …to keep company with somebodyhacerle compañía a alguiento part company (with somebody)andar en compañía de alguienthe two generals part company on this issuesepararse (de alguien)los dos generales difieren sobre este temaExample sentences1.2 (companion, companions) See examples: the dog will be company for her
she's excellent companyel perro será una compañía para ella or le hará compañíaI'm bad company when I'm depressedes muy agradable ( or divertido etc) estar con ellashe's been keeping bad company recentlycuando estoy deprimido es mejor dejarme soloyou're in good company: we've all been firedúltimamente anda en malas compañíaspresent company exceptedno eres el único: nos han despedido a todosa man is known by the company he keepsexceptuando a los presentesExample sentences1.3 (guests, visitors) are you expecting company?
- They don't mind very much, especially as you provide such scintillating company.
- She's also there just to provide extra company for her mum and brother.
- Some very dear friends provided good company throughout, and I go to bed this evening tired but happy.
we've got company¿esperas visita?to know how to behave in companytenemos visitasaber (cómo) comportarse en sociedadExample sentences
- Old Boy, however, is up for another drink in the hotel bar, and proves excellent company.
- She is as sharp as a tack, but excellent company in a social setting.
- Jackson was a lovely caring man, whose warmth and sense of humour made him excellent company.
- He is currently keeping magnificent company in the European Golden Shoe rankings.
- I am delighted to have the chance to say some words in such distinguished company.
- Finally, remember that if you do suffer from bad breath, you're in excellent company.
- I probably would have invited him over if I hadn't been expecting company anytime soon.
- Just before the dive Jose Luis tells us that we can expect company.
- If he was expecting company than why did he look so disgruntled when he answered the door?
- 2 countable (business enterprise) a pharmaceutical/shipping companypublic limited company (in UK) a trading companyuna compañía farmacéutica/navieraSmith and Companyuna sociedad mercantilwe had lunch on the companySmith y Compañíala comida corrió a cargo de la compañía or empresa(before noun) (car)company director company pension schemede la compañía or empresacompany policyplan (masculine) de pensiones de una compañíacompany townpolítica (feminine) de la empresa(ciudad que depende de la actividad económica de una sola empresa)
- 3 countable 3.1 (body of people) [literary] 3.2 (Theater) a theater companythe company is on touruna compañía teatral or de teatrola compañía está de giraExample sentences3.3 (Military) company, dismiss!
¡compañía, rompan filas!Example sentences3.4 (Nautical)ship's company
- It is estimated that funding for the five national performing arts companies accounts for about £20m.
- One of the troupe's touring companies will visit the Edmonton Street Performers festival this week.
- The company creates two new performances a year and often tours to Jakarta and Surabaya.
- The grenadier company of a line infantry battalion was paraded on the right of the line, the place of honour accorded to its status.
- Stryker infantry regiments will have three battalions of four companies each.
- The disseminated copies go to brigade as well as the rifle companies and battalion scouts.
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