There are 2 translations of current in Spanish:

current1

Pronunciation: /ˈkɜːrənt; ˈkʌrənt/

adj

  • 1 (before n) 1.1 (existing) [situation/policy/prices] actual; [year/month] en curso
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    • This was done in the current research by presenting events (bets on the toss of a coin) in blocks.
    • I'm not expected to be well-educated on modern politics and current events.
    • However, they obviously did not do enough because if there was not a serious problem the current turn of events would not have happened.
    1.2 (most recent) [issue] último; [price list] actual
  • 2 2.1 (valid) [license/membership] vigente 2.2 (prevailing) [opinion/practice] corriente, común, habitual
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    • A common current myth about American English is that it is being ruined by mass media.
    • The attitude current at the time was that they were an inferior race.
    2.3 (up to date) (pred) to be/become current estar*/ponerse* al corriente or al día

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There are 2 translations of current in Spanish:

current2

n

  • 1 c 1.1 (flow of water, air) corriente (f) against the current contra la corriente with the current en el sentido de la corriente
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    • In the underwater world, the lateral system sensed the currents of water surrounding the fishes' bodies.
    • It is so big it has blocked wind and water currents that break up ice floes in McMurdo Sound during the Antarctic summer.
    • The data will cover things such as water currents, wind direction and temperatures.
    1.2 (general trend) corriente (f) to go with the current dejarse llevar por la corriente to go against the current ir* contra la corriente
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    • This is why there is not a people in which these three currents of opinion do not coexist, turning man toward divergent and even contradictory directions.
    • The courts' response is generally slow, often several years behind the current of popular opinion.
    • They also provide a glimpse of the powerful social currents that shape the course of language usage in society.
  • 2 c u [Elec] corriente (f) to run off household current (AmE) funcionar con electricidad
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    • The very small particles stream through wires and circuits creating currents of electricity.
    • This interaction causes giant electrical currents to flow above our heads of around one million amps!
    • Due to certain conditions of the earth beneath dwellings, electrical currents are caused to flow, thus producing a magnetic field that extends into the dwelling space.
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    • Then measure the voltage and current by attaching your volt meter to the two pieces of metal.
    • As discussed previously, voltage is measured in volts, and current is measured in amps.
    • A first detector detects an average of the AC current applied to the charge member.

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Word of the day mandíbula
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.