Translation of company in Spanish:

company

Pronunciation: /ˈkʌmpəni/

n (pl -nies)

  • 1 u 1.1 (companionship) compañía (f) bring somebody with you for company vente con alguien para que te haga compañía in sb's company en compañía de algn in company with other experts we hold that … al igual que otros especialistas creemos que … to keep sb company hacerle* compañía a algn to keep company with sb andar* en compañía de algn to part company (with sb) separarse (de algn) the two generals part company on this issue los dos generales difieren sobre este tema 1.2 (companion, companions) the dog will be company for her el perro será una compañía para ella or le hará compañía she's excellent company es muy agradable ( or divertido etc) estar con ella I'm bad company when I'm depressed cuando estoy deprimido es mejor dejarme solo she's been keeping bad company recently últimamente anda en malas compañías you're in good company: we've all been fired no eres el único: nos han despedido a todos present company excepted exceptuando a los presentes, mejorando lo presente a man is known by the company he keeps dime con quién andas y te diré quién eres 1.3 (guests, visitors) visita (f) are you expecting company? ¿esperas visita? we've got company tenemos visita to know how to behave in company saber* (cómo) comportarse en sociedad
  • 2 c [Busn] [Econ] (business enterprise) compañía (f), empresa (f) a pharmaceutical/shipping company una compañía farmacéutica/naviera public limited company (in (UK) ) sociedad (f) anónima a trading company una sociedad mercantil Smith and Company Smith y Compañía we had lunch on the company la comida corrió a cargo de la compañía or empresa (before n) [car] de la compañía or empresa company director directivo, -va (m,f) de una compañía company law derecho (m) corporativo or de sociedades company pension scheme plan (m) de pensiones de una compañía company policy política (f) de la empresa company secretary (in (UK) ) secretario, -ria (m,f) de la compañía company townciudad que depende de la actividad económica de una sola empresa

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