There are 2 translations of space in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /speɪs/

n

  • 2 2.1 u (room) espacio (m), sitio (m), lugar (m) leave some space for dessert deja un lugarcito para el postre to take up space ocupar espacio advertising space espacio publicitario 2.2 c (empty area) espacio (m) wide open spaces amplios espacios abiertos in a confined space en un espacio restringido fill in the spaces with the answers escriba las respuestas en los espacios en blanco is there a space for this in the case? ¿cabe esto en la maleta?, ¿hay lugar para esto en la maleta? a parking space un sitio or lugar para estacionar or (Esp) aparcar watch this space for further developments los mantendremos informados let's clear a space for it first hagámosle (un) sitio primero
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    • So he was driving around looking for a free car parking space.
    • I think that at least part of the building - and its immediate area - should become a free public space.
    • Allocating wardrobes to another area frees up more space in the bedroom itself, so there is room for larger beds.
    2.3 u (for individual self-expression) espacio (m) vital
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    • They need space and freedom to run their units and develop as independent leaders.
    • He tried to play down his importance to the team, saying he is still young and needs space to develop.
    • We don't give ourselves enough space and freedom to explore, to make mistakes, and to find out who we really are.
  • 3 (of time) (no pl) espacio (m) within a short space of time en un breve espacio de tiempo, en un breve lapso in the space of one hour en el espacio or lapso de una hora
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    • Supervisor Betty was proud of all they had achieved in the space of a year.
    • This was all the more amazing when one considers the short space of time in which it was all organised.
    • In the space of a few short months, he went from being master of a continent to a fugitive.
  • 4 c [Print] espacio (m) (before n) space bar espaciador (m)
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    • Note that the Greek New Testament was originally written without punctuation or spaces between words.
    • Personally, I work on a computer first, then print out what I have written, leaving generous spaces for inevitable alterations.
    • Counting only letters, and ignoring characters like spaces and commas and hyphens, you can see the proof in the definition.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of space in Spanish:

space2

vt

  • space (out)

    espaciar space the words/letters evenly espacie las palabras/las letras uniformemente to be spaced out [colloquial/familiar] estar* drogado, estar* volado or colocado (Esp) [familiar/colloquial], estar* hasta atrás (Méx) [familiar/colloquial]
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    • The distance points are spaced equally on either side of the vanishing point.
    • But a key element of the new practices is an emphasis on spacing beds far enough apart to prevent the spread of infection.
    • Tables on both floors are thankfully spaced widely apart so that you do not have to listen to the other tables' conversations.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.