There are 2 main translations of fortune in Spanish:

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fortune

American English: /ˈfɔrtʃən/
British English: /ˈfɔːtʃuːn/
, /ˈfɔːtʃ(ə)n/

noun

  • 1 countable 1.1 (money, prosperity) to marry a fortune
    casarse con alguien de dinero
    he left to seek his fortune
    se fue a buscar fortuna
    Example sentences
    • The party's electoral fortunes also revived in the state elections and by-elections.
    • He hoped that a successful outcome in the Special Election would reverse his sagging political fortunes.
    • The club's fortunes have risen and declined again.
    Example sentences
    • But it still amounts to a substantial fortune for him not to have a share of.
    • In fact, only a handful of the wealthy allow their entire fortunes to be taxed.
    • Not only does he smoke heavily, but he has made a substantial fortune out of selling and marketing tobacco, to the detriment of the health of many people.
    1.2 (a lot of money) [colloquial] (no plural)
    Example sentences
    • It will not cost a fortune to buy, insurance is not needed, maintenance is minimal and a driving licence is not essential.
    • Like all Kias, the Sorento will not cost you a fortune to buy or to run.
    • Items such as modern hi-tech lamps can cost a fortune to buy but you haven't begun to count the real cost until you work out what you pay to travel with them.
  • 2 2.1 countable (fate) See examples: I followed his fortune(s) with interest
    seguí su trayectoria or sus peripecias con interés
    to tell/read somebody's fortune
    decirle/leerle la buenaventura a alguien
    the fortunes of war
    las vicisitudes de la guerra
    2.2 uncountable (destiny)
    Example sentences
    • Notwithstanding those difficulties the biggest problem facing any publisher is chance and fickle fortune.
    • Peter's exercised the discipline and fitness that we have come to expect from them, but were also forced to rely on fortune.
    • Aries, the cosmic lamb/ram, thus was seen to control time and space and human fortune.
  • 3 uncountable (luck) See examples: good fortune it was my good fortune to …
    tuve la suerte or la fortuna de …
    it was sheer good fortune that we arrived at the same time
    fue pura suerte que llegáramos al mismo tiempo

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Fortune 500

noun

  • (in US)
    (palmarés anual de las 500 empresas con mayores beneficios en EEUU)
    Example sentences
    • Today, Mexico has some of the richest people in the world and companies listed on the Fortune 500.
    • I don't expect the Fortune 500, the Forbes 1,000, or any other list like that, to create the jobs.
    • Over 500 top corporations, including a number from the Fortune 500, take part in the program.

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