There are 2 translations of control in Spanish:

control1

Pronunciation: /kənˈtrəʊl/

vt (-ll-)

  • 1 1.1 (command) [country/people/industry] controlar, efercer* control sobre his ambition to control the business su ambición de hacerse con el control del negocio 1.2 (regulate) [temperature/rate/flow] controlar, regular; [traffic] dirigir*; [prices/inflation/growth] controlar

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of control in Spanish:

control2

n

  • 1 u 1.1 (command) control (m) to be in control mandar who's in control here? ¿quién manda aquí? they were now in complete control of the straits ahora dominaban or controlaban completamente el estrecho to gain control of sth hacerse* con el control de algo to have/lose control of sth tener*/perder* el control de algo the firm remains in the family's control la compañía sigue en manos de or bajo el control de la familia the zone was under Arab control la zona estaba bajo el control or el dominio de los árabes we need only a few more shares to take control of the company solo necesitamos unas pocas acciones más para hacernos con el control de la compañía 1.2 (ability to control, restrain) control (m); (authority) autoridad (f) to be beyond sb's control estar* fuera del control de algn, escapar al control de algn problems which are beyond the government's control problemas que escapan al control del gobierno circumstances beyond our control may lead to delays circunstancias ajenas a nuestra voluntad pueden ocasionar retrasos she was in complete control of herself throughout en ningún momento perdió el control or el dominio de sí misma to be out of control estar* fuera de control to get out of control descontrolarse he brought his anger under control logró controlar or dominar su ira the epidemic is under control la epidemia está bajo control she struggled to keep the horse under control luchó para mantener al caballo bajo control he lost control of the horse perdió el control del caballo, el caballo se le desmandó he lost control of himself perdió el control or el dominio de sí mismo, perdió los estribos, se descontroló he lost control of the car perdió el control del coche
  • 2 u c (regulation, restriction) control(s) on/of sth control (m)de algo arms control control (m) de armamentos population control control (m) demográfico wage control(s) regulación (f) salarial or de salarios price control(s) control (m) de precios
  • 3 3.1 u (knob, switch) botón (m) de control, control (m) the volume/tone control el botón or control del volumen/tono 3.2
    (controls pl)
    (of vehicle) mandos (mpl)

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Word of the day anteojeras
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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.