Translation of television in Spanish:
- 1.1 uncountable (medium) to see something on televisionwhat's on television tonight?ver algo en or por (la) televisiónI've never been o appeared on television¿qué dan esta noche en or por televisión?the Queen spoke on televisionno he salido nunca en or por (la) televisiónto watch televisionla reina habló por televisiónver or mirar (la) televisión(before noun) (transmitter/studio/screen)de televisión(program/broadcast)television announcer television dinnerde televisión(comida pre-preparada para consumir viendo la televisión)television license(licencia que debe obtenerse para poseer un receptor de televisión)television listingstelevision lounge o room television network television viewerprogramación (feminine) televisiva or de televisióntelespectador, (-dora) (masculine, feminine)Example sentences
Example sentences1.2 countabletelevision (set) to turn o switch the television on/off
- Method of transmitting radio and television signals that promises better-quality picture and sound, and a wider choice of channels.
- By analogy, that term came to be applied to transmitting radio or television signals over a wide area.
- Analog closed circuit television systems require that video tapes be changed daily or at least every other day.
1.3 uncountable (industry) she works in televisionponer or encender or (in Latin America also) prender/apagar el televisor or la televisióntrabaja en (la) televisiónExample sentences
- They have made provision by buying big screen televisions for spectators.
- The race will be shown on big screens and televisions around the grounds.
- At the moment, flat screen televisions are still the sort of thing that only corporate money can buy.
- Our news columns and television broadcasts fail consistently to reflect this diversity.
- Audiences for broadcast television news are suffering a downward flutter.
- The same could be said of the rapid response medium of television news - viewers are now used to seeing human destruction as it happens.
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