Translation of part in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 countable (section) the book is funny in partsel libro tiene partes divertidaswhat part of France are you from?¿de qué parte de Francia eres?a lovely part of the worlduna región or zona preciosain my part of the worlden mi país ( or región etc)the funny part of it is that …lo gracioso del asunto es que …the worst part of it was that …lo peor de todo fue que …part of me wants to forgive youpor un lado quisiera perdonartefor the best part of a week/monthdurante casi una semana/un mes1.2 countable (integral constituent) (no plural) I'm starting to feel (a) part of the villageempiezo a sentirme parte del puebloit's all part of growing uptodo forma parte del proceso de maduraciónto be part and parcel of somethingformar parte de algoExample sentences1.3 (in phrases) in part he is in part to blame
en parte tiene la culpain great parten gran partefor the most parten su mayor partehe was, for the most part, friendlyen general era simpáticosee also → part of speech
- I don't expect cats to be free of the wild instinct that's an essential part of their nature.
- Gambling is a fundamental part of human nature - we all take risks in daily life.
- Make the formation of a constitution a fundamental part of creating a community space.
- 2 countable (measure) two parts milk to one part waterdos partes de leche por cada parte de aguabetween 180 and 300 parts per million equal parts of oil and vinegaraceite y vinagre a or en partes iguales or en igual proporciónExample sentences
- To get essential drainage if you don't have a rock wall, plant in a mixture of two parts sand or gravel to one part potting mix.
- Secure it into the soil at the nodes or bury a pot containing a mixture of equal parts sand and peat and secure the stem into this.
- Use sea salt for its mineral content and mix equal parts with olive or sweet almond oil.
- 3 countable (component)also: spare partExample sentences
- I let contracts for the manufacture of parts, assembled the sets in my apartment, and sold them however I could.
- The Rover company took over in 1941, using the building to manufacture aircraft parts for the war effort.
- That's just what researchers want for the mechanical parts of nanoscale machines.
- 4 countable 4.1 (in play) a bit partun papel secundariohe acted/played the part of Hamlet
un papelito [colloquial]representó/hizo el papel de Hamlethe's not sincere, he's merely acting a partno es sincero, está haciendo el papel or (Southern Cone) [colloquial] se está mandando la partehe just doesn't look the partno tiene el aspecto adecuado para el papelif you're a manager, you must act/look the partsi eres director, tienes que actuar/vestir como tu rol lo exige4.2 (role, share) she had o played a major part in …tuvo or jugó or desempeñó un papel fundamental en …that played no part in my decisioneso no influyó para nada en mi decisiónI want no part in ityo no quiero tener nada que ver con esoto take part in somethingtomar parte or participar en algoExample sentences
- The rule that a part equalled the whole day was not appropriate in this context.
- This was an idea enthusiastically taken up by the Fabians in the early part of the twentieth century.
- If defence is a challenge to make the parts equal an impressive whole then midfield is a minefield of talents and egos where someone is sure to get hurt.
- No, my problem is finding actors and actresses to fill the parts.
- The aspiring actress has landed a part in Coronation Street and her new role is poles apart from her old life.
- Most of the time the dialogue is in the way of speaking of the actor/actress playing the part.
- 5 (side) for my partpor mi parteit was an error on his part
por mi ladofue un error de or por su parteto take somebody's part
fue un error de or por parte suyaponerse de parte or de lado de alguienshe took my part
tomar partido por alguiense puso de mi parte or ladoto take something in good parttomarse algo bienI must say he took it all in good part
no tomarse algo a malhay que decir que se lo tomó muy bien or no se lo tomó a mal
- 6 countable (section of book, play)(episode of TV, radio serial) episodio (masculine)(Printing)Henry IV Part One
fascículo (masculine)Enrique IV, primera partebuy part one and get part two freecompre el primer fascículo y recibirá el segundo gratisExample sentences
- Books were published in parts, as periodicals, with the added attraction of illustrations, for later binding.
- The judge said the publication of large parts of the book in News Limited newspapers largely destroyed the value of the material.
- The TV investigation, Running The Gauntlet, is being broadcast in two parts tonight and next week in the West Country.
- 7 countable (Music) 7.1 (vocal, instrumental line) 7.2 (written score)Example sentences
- You could assign the voice parts to instruments and lose nothing, and the form would become even clearer.
- Two parts are scored in treble clef and two parts in bass clef, with suggested instruments listed for each part.
- It acts in effect as a shorthand for reading the other orchestral and voice parts above the bass line and for playing the harmonies.
- 8 countable (in hair)(American English)center part
carrera (feminine) (Colombia) (Venezuela)
partidura (feminine) (Chile)raya al or (Spain) en medio
partidura al medio (Chile)Example sentences
- It is they whom sport attempts to seduce with fashion shows and hot parts and haircuts.
- Straight parts and smooth ends flunked out as late-for-class looks rolled on to the runways.
- 1.1 (separate) till death us do part to part somebody
fromsomebody/somethingseparar a alguien1.2 (divide) she parts her hair down the middle dealguien/algose peina con raya al or (Spain) en medio
se peina con la carrera por el medio (Colombia) (Venezuela)
se peina con partidura al medio (Chile)
- 1.1 (separate)(lovers/boxers)they parted as friends
separarsequedaron como amigos1.2(curtains/lips) (open up) abrirse1.3 (break)(rope/cable)
- Madame raised her arms heavenward, her lips parting in a wide smile to reveal white, overly-straight teeth.
- ‘Hi, I'm Deacon,’ he said to her, his lips parting into a smile to show his straight, white teeth.
- His eyes stared up at me, his kohl eyeliner artfully smudged, his lips almost parting in a teasing smile.
- After all why would I want to be parted from my wife so soon?
- He refused to be parted from her, the student who'd saved his life.
- Well, it is a shame to be parted from you, Miss Hawthorne.
- (before noun)(payment)part owner
parcialcopropietario, (-ria) (masculine, feminine)
- I was part angry, part relieveden parte or por un lado me dio rabia, pero al mismo tiempo fue un aliviohe's part Chinese and part Frenchtiene sangre china y francesasee also → part exchangeExample sentences
- Fargo is part episodic, at least, yet it manages to maintain tension and generate a drive through the story.
- Ian has taken a month's leave, part un-paid, to lend the Lilywhites his support.
- Will Airbus invest as heavily in its British factories as it did when there was part British ownership?
(possession)I wouldn't part with it, however much you offered
desprenderse or deshacerse de
desprenderse or deshacerse de
por mucho que me ofrecieras, no me desprendería or desharía de élit's difficult to get them to part with their money
es difícil hacerles desembolsar or [colloquial] soltar dinerocould you part with $20?
¿me podrías dar 20 dólares?
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