Translation of continue in Spanish:

continue

Pronunciation: /kənˈtɪnjuː/

vi

  • 1.1 (carry on) continuar*, seguir* the meeting continued into the small hours la reunión continuó or se prolongó hasta altas horas de la noche 1.2 (resume) continuar*, seguir*, proseguir* [formal] 1.3 (remain) [formal] continuar*, seguir* he is going to continue at school va a continuar or seguir estudiando 1.4 (go, extend) [road/canal] continuar*, seguir* continue down the hill as far as the crossroads continúa or sigue bajando la cuesta hasta llegar al cruce we continued on our way reanudamos el camino

vt

  • 1.1 (keep on) continuar*, seguir* con to continue -ing/to + inf continuar* or seguir* + ger her work/health continues to improve su trabajo/salud continúa or sigue mejorando she continued speaking/working continuó or siguió hablando/trabajando 1.2 (resume) continuar*, seguir* con, proseguir* [formal] to be continued continuará continued on p 96 continúa en la pág 96 to continue -ing continuar* or seguir* + ger 1.3 (extend, prolong) prolongar*

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