There are 3 translations of motor in Spanish:

motor1

Pronunciation: /ˈməʊtər; ˈməʊtə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 (engine) motor (m) an electric motor un motor eléctrico
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    • The steam engine had symbolized the First Industrial Revolution and the electric motor and internal combustion engine the Second.
    • Electricity powers the electric motor, which in turn propels the vehicle.
    • Instead of an engine, a stack of fuel cells and an electric motor will supply power - but you won't even see them.
    1.2 (car) (BrE) [slang/argot], coche (m), carro (m) (AmL exc CS) , auto (m) (esp CS)
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    • One can only respond enthusiastically to the idea that the compact, prestige Beemer represents a hot motor among people in their 70s.
    • Together since 1951, Peugeot and Pininfarina have created some of the most stylish mass-market motors of all time.
    • The motor vehicle driver should always allow at least a half-car-width between the bike and the motor.

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Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

There are 3 translations of motor in Spanish:

motor2

adj

(before n)
  • 1 [Auto] [Mech Eng] [parts/spares] de automóvil; [mechanic] de automóviles; [accident] automovilístico, de coche, de automóvil [formal] motor court (AmE) motel (m) motor home o (BrE) caravan caravana (f), trailer (m), casa (f) rodante (CS, Ven) the motor industry (BrE) la industria automovilística or del automóvil, la industria automotriz motor insurance seguro (m) de automóvil motor launch (lancha (f)) motora (f), lancha (f) a motor motor racing carreras (fpl) automovilísticas motor show salón (m) del automóvil motor sport automovilismo (m) motor vehicle (vehículo (m)) automóvil (m) [formal]
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    • When the business expanded with the move to a larger premises in Leinster Street, his mode of transport changed and a motor van was provided.
    • He has a 1915 steam roller and a 1935 motor roller of his own, which he takes to the summer shows.
    • During the summer months the harbourmaster is responsible for more than 2000 moorings and has to deal with hundreds of day-sailors, big yachts and motor cruisers from all over Europe.
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    • He eventually moved to the Daily Herald, where he made his name as a motoring and motor sports commentator, and later worked for the BBC.
    • Many older drivers resent the high cost of motor insurance - especially if they have never had an accident and do not use their cars very much.
    • The most expensive components of motoring are: financing the car, motor insurance and car tax.

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

There are 3 translations of motor in Spanish:

motor3

vi

  • [colloq & dated] ir* en coche
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    • How was I supposed to know that his little legs could motor so fast?
    • Armstrong followed his move a split second later, motoring around the others and up behind Beloki as if he were being winched out of a ditch.
    • Silver Star really motored from half way and she got up to take second place two lengths behind the winner and it was a similar distance back to Moonbeam in third.

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.