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American English: /ˈkɑntɛkst/
British English: /ˈkɒntɛkst/

Translation of context in Spanish:


uncountable and countable
  • 1 (Linguistics) out of context in context, it could even mean 'hostility'
    según el contexto, incluso podría significar 'hostilidad'
    Example sentences
    • I like visiting the websites and see the words in their original context and formatting.
    • The conceptualizations associated with a word will tend to vary somewhat according to the contexts in which the word is used.
    • It also results in the legitimate public use of words that in other contexts are regarded as slang.
  • 2 (situation, background)
    Example sentences
    • I think if you can understand your contexts then you have power to use this to help yourself.
    • It takes long to explain our context so you can understand the impact of such thing in our culture.
    • This is down to his determination to place current events in a historical context.
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