There are 3 translations of level in Spanish:

level1

Pronunciation: /ˈlevəl/

n

  • 1 1.1 (height) nivel (masculine) above/below the level of the window por encima/debajo del nivel de la ventana water level nivel del agua at eye/shoulder level a la altura de los ojos/hombros his window is on a level with ours su ventana está al mismo nivel que la nuestra on the level (honest) [colloquial/familiar] is it all on the level? ¿es un asunto limpio? he's definitely on the level estoy seguro de que es un tipo derecho [colloquial/familiar] or (Spain/España) [slang/argot] legal or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar] bien
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    • Riverside homeowners were keeping one eye firmly on the clouds today as river levels rose even higher through the night.
    • There was a slight rise in the river level of a few inches.
    • My studies also demonstrated that the rainfall, river flow and groundwater levels are increasing.
    1.2 (degree, amount) nivel (masculine) pollution has reached alarming levels la contaminación ha alcanzado niveles or cotas alarmantes a high level of literacy un alto nivel or índice de alfabetización
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    • The recession has resulted in unprecedented levels of unemployment and a dramatic increase in poverty.
    • For the first time last year, unemployment rose to an unprecedented level of 10 percent.
    • And as unemployment rose to record levels, people have stopped spending so freely, causing prices to drop.
  • 2 (rank) nivel (masculine) at ministerial/cabinet level a nivel ministerial/de gabinete a top-level meeting una reunión de or a alto nivel at national/regional/local level a nivel nacional/regional/local to be on a level with sb/sth estar* a la par de or a la altura de algn/algo this latest scandal is on a level with … este último escándalo es equiparable a or comparable con … they're both on the same level están al mismo nivel how could you sink to such a level? ¿cómo pudiste haber caído tan bajo?
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    • Though few have broken into the top echelons of power, the junior and middle management levels are full of women.
    • Important changes have also occurred in the middle levels of the class hierarchy.
    • The rest are stuck at the lower and middle levels of the managerial hierarchy.
  • 3 3.1 (of building) [Architecture/Arquitectura] nivel (masculine) 3.2 (in mine) galería (feminine)
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    • The first tidal wave caused damage to the bottom of the hotel, but it was the second wave, an hour and a half later, which wrecked the first few levels of the buildings.
    • Subterranean termites tunnel in moist soil to find wood, putting decks and lower levels of buildings at risk.
    • The building will be joined at many levels to the main building.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.

There are 3 translations of level in Spanish:

level2

adj

  • 1 [ground/surface] plano, llano that picture's not level ese cuadro no está derecho a level tablespoonful of flour una cucharada rasa de harina to do o try one's level best hacer* todo lo posible
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    • The surface should be level, free draining and, if possible, subject to frost prevention.
    • When we finally made it back to the gate the nice paved paths seemed an oasis of smooth level ground.
    • Assemble the table on a level surface, turn the top wheel upside down and place the seat wheel on top of it.
  • 2 2.1 (at same height) to be level (with sth) estar* al nivel or a ras (de algo) 2.2 (abreast, equal) the two teams were level at half-time al medio tiempo los dos equipos iban or estaban empatados as far as ability goes they're level en cuanto a capacidad están al mismo nivel or (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) están parejos average earnings have kept level with inflation el salario medio ha ido subiendo a la par de la inflación to draw level with sb (in a race) ponerse* hombro con hombro con algn, alcanzar* a algn
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    • Bringing his eyes level with Luke, Adam surveyed him calmly.
    • Even standing, her head only drew level with my chest.
    • The kitchen has a range of eye and floor level units and is plumbed for a dishwasher and washing machine.
  • 3 3.1 (constant) estable 3.2 (unemotional, calm) [voice/tone] desapasionado to keep a level head no perder* la cabeza a level head is vital in business la sensatez es esencial en los negocios
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    • He speaks with the calm, level voice of a professional scientist.
    • He said it in a calm, level tone, but the icy look he gave me told me what he was thinking.
    • She returned it with a level gaze, betraying none of the anxiety she felt inside.
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    • You can choose to receive a level income, or have your payouts rise in line with inflation.
    • Shares were level from there and closed at $3.86.
    • Studios have seen level prices over the past three years with the average rental rate at €910 per month.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.

There are 3 translations of level in Spanish:

level3

vt ( (British English/inglés británico) -ll-)

  • 1 1.1 (make flat) [ground/surface] nivelar, aplanar, allanar, emparejar
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    • Tap on a work surface to level the mixture, then put in the freezer.
    • The work is expected to take about a year during which time the surface will be levelled, drained and reseeded and flood lighting installed.
    • By early afternoon the ground was leveled, smoothed over and trimmed.
    1.2 (raze, flatten) [building/town] arrasar
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    • A massive explosion in the air sent shockwaves through the town and leveled the few buildings that had survived.
    • A third house was levelled in the nearby town of Dura.
    • As well as levelling the town, the quake has also destroyed what remained of the ancient city and its sixteenth century citadel.
  • 2 (make equal) igualar social leveling nivelación (feminine) social
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    • He levelled the scores from the penalty spot.
    • He smashed the ball to the back of the net to level the scores yet again.
    • New Zealand went close to levelling the score soon after the restart.
  • 3 (direct) to level sth at sb/sth [weapon] apuntarle a algn con algo you can't level that criticism at me no me puedes acusar de eso
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    • The two grunted angrily, leveling their weapons at her.
    • The eight men were leveling their weapons at the truck.
    • The guards leveled their weapons, and everybody shut up.
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    • Criticism was levelled at each of the professions involved.
    • Care should be taken with the manner in which criticism was levelled at other countries' leaders.
    • This has led to all sorts of unfair and unsubstantiated accusations being leveled against me.

vi ( (British English/inglés británico) -ll-)

  • (be honest) [colloquial/familiar] to level with sb ser* franco or sincero con algn
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    • But the image of him taking control and levelling with people in an honest and compassionate way has been burned into the American psyche.
    • You're not levelling with me, sweetheart.
    • That would require levelling with the American people about unpleasant realities and the difficult choices that lie ahead.

Phrasal verbs

level down

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico)
nivelar (reduciendo al nivel más bajo)

level off

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio 1.1 [aircraft] nivelarse, enderezarse* 1.2 [prices/growth/inflation] estabilizarse* 1.1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento [surface/board] nivelar, emparejar

level out

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
level off 1

level up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
1.1 (make level) igualar, nivelar 1.2 (British English/inglés británico) [Education/Educación] [Sociology/Sociología] nivelar (elevando al nivel más alto)

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.