There are 3 translations of key in Spanish:

key1

Pronunciation: /kiː/

n (pl keys)

  • 2 2.1 (to puzzle, code etc) clave (f) 2.2 (to map) explicación (f) de los signos convencionales 2.3 (answers) soluciones (fpl), respuestas (fpl)
  • 3 (crucial element) clave (f) patience is the key la paciencia es el factor clave or la clave

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Word of the day saliva
f
saliva …
Cultural fact of the day

The name of the autonomous governments of Catalonia and Valencia is generalitat. A great deal of power has now been transferred to them from central government. The medieval term generalitat was revived in 1932, when Catalonia voted for its own devolved government. After the Civil War, it was abolished by Franco but was restored in 1978, with the establishment of comunidades autónomascomunidad autónoma. The Valencian Generalitat is keen to preserve the traditions of the region from Catalan influence.

There are 3 translations of key in Spanish:

key2

adj

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Word of the day saliva
f
saliva …
Cultural fact of the day

The name of the autonomous governments of Catalonia and Valencia is generalitat. A great deal of power has now been transferred to them from central government. The medieval term generalitat was revived in 1932, when Catalonia voted for its own devolved government. After the Civil War, it was abolished by Franco but was restored in 1978, with the establishment of comunidades autónomascomunidad autónoma. The Valencian Generalitat is keen to preserve the traditions of the region from Catalan influence.

There are 3 translations of key in Spanish:

key3

vt

  • 1 (attune) to key sth to sth adaptar or adecuar* algo a algo
  • 2 [Const] [surface] estriar* (para una mejor adhesión de baldosas, azulejos etc)

Phrasal verbs

key in

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[text/data] teclear , grabar

key up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
he was all keyed up about the interview/seeing her again estaba nervioso por la entrevista/la perspectiva de volverla a ver the cast is all keyed up for opening night la compañía está anímicamente lista para el estreno

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Word of the day saliva
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saliva …
Cultural fact of the day

The name of the autonomous governments of Catalonia and Valencia is generalitat. A great deal of power has now been transferred to them from central government. The medieval term generalitat was revived in 1932, when Catalonia voted for its own devolved government. After the Civil War, it was abolished by Franco but was restored in 1978, with the establishment of comunidades autónomascomunidad autónoma. The Valencian Generalitat is keen to preserve the traditions of the region from Catalan influence.