There are 2 translations of search in Spanish:

search1

Pronunciation: /sɜːrtʃ; sɜːtʃ/

vt

  • [building] registrar, catear (Méx) , esculcar* (AmL exc CS) ; [person] cachear, registrar, catear (Méx) , requisar (Col) ; [luggage] registrar, revisar (AmL) , esculcar* (AmL exc CS) ; [records/files] buscar* en, examinar to search one's memory hacer* memoria to search one's conscience examinar su ( or mi etc) conciencia, hacerse* un examen de concienciato search sth/sb for sth she searched the attic from top to bottom for the letters revolvió todo el ático buscando las cartas we searched the archives for conclusive evidence examinamos los archivos en busca de pruebas concluyentes I searched his face for a glimmer of recognition busqué en su rostro algún indicio de que me reconocía they searched him for drugs lo cachearon ( or registraron etc) para ver si tenía drogas they searched the woods for the missing child registraron el bosque en busca del niño desaparecido search me! [colloquial/familiar] ¡yo qué sé! [familiar/colloquial]

vi

  • buscar* we searched everywhere buscamos or miramos en todas partes to search for sth/sb buscar* algo/a algn they are searching for a way to … están buscando la manera de … they searched (around o about) for the missing ticket buscaron la entrada que faltaba por todas partesto search through sth we must search through his belongings tenemos que buscar entre sus cosas she searched through his papers for his will buscó su testamento entre sus papeles to search after sth [after wealth/fulfillment] ir* en busca de algo, perseguir* algo [literario/literary]

Phrasal verbs

search out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[reason] averiguar*, tratar de descubrir

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