Translation of ticket in Spanish:

ticket

Pronunciation: /ˈtɪkət; ˈtɪkɪt/

n

  • 1 (for bus, train) boleto (masculine) or (Spain/España) billete (m); (for plane) pasaje (m) or (Spain/España) billete (m); (for theater, museum etc) entrada (f); (for baggage, coat etc) ticket (m); (from cleaner's, repair shop etc) ticket (m), resguardo (m); (for lottery) billete (m), número (m); (for parking) ticket (m)
    (pawn ticket)
    papeleta (feminine) de empeños that role was his ticket to fame ese papel fue su pasaporte a la fama to be (just) the ticket [colloquial/familiar] this screwdriver is just the ticket este destornillador es justo lo que se necesita a glass of sherry: that's just the ticket! una copa de jerez: esto viene como anillo al dedo (before noun/delante del nombre) ticket agency [Theater/Teatro] agencia (feminine) de venta de localidades ticket barrier barrera (feminine) de control de boletos or (Spain/España) billetes ticket collector revisor, (masculine, feminine) ticket inspector inspector, , revisor, (masculine, feminine) (Spain/España) ticket machine máquina (feminine) expendedora de boletos or (Spain/España) billetes ticket office [Transport/Transporte] mostrador (m)( or ventanilla (f) etc) de venta de pasajes ( or billetes etc) [Theater/Teatro] taquilla (f), boletería (f) (Latin America/América Latina) ticket taker (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Sport/Deporte] [Theater/Teatro] portero, (masculine, feminine) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Transport/Transporte] revisor, (masculine, feminine) ticket tout (British English/inglés británico) revendedor, (masculine, feminine) de entradas
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    • However, it is necessary to use a paper ticket for international travel.
    • These days the travelers validate their purple tickets or season ticket coupons at automatic turnstiles.
    • Although technically open to the public, entry was limited to holders of scarce tickets of admission.
  • 2 2.1 (label) etiqueta (feminine) 2.2 (for traffic violation) multa (feminine) speeding ticket multa por exceso de velocidad
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    • The fact of the matter is that the police see a range of policing as important to reduce crime, including the issuing of tickets for traffic offences.
    • Ideally, punishment for marijuana-related offences would be similar to a traffic ticket, or an open alcohol offence.
    • Endorsable tickets for offences such as speeding and passing red lights, lead to three points on your licence and a £60 fine.
    2.3 (permit) [colloquial/familiar] licencia (feminine)
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    • Once I read his article, I slapped myself in the head and thought ‘Oh my God, that's the ticket!’
    • Hey, that's the ticket: a prime-time presidential address.
    • Yeah, that's the ticket, deliver two months ahead of schedule.
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    • They have price tickets and bar codes attached.
    • Shipped in a large container from somewhere in the Far East or Eastern Europe, the label and the price ticket will probably have been added in a sweatshop in the north of England.
  • 3 [Politics/Política] 3.1 (list of candidates) lista (feminine) he ran on the Republican ticket se presentó como candidato republicano to vote the straight Democratic ticketvotar a candidatos demócratas para todos los cargos to split the ticketvotar a candidatos de diferentes partidos para distintos cargos 3.2 (policy) programa (masculine) (político or electoral)
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    • These numbers suggest that a coalition of Islamic parties supporting a single ticket could have won the presidency.
    • The team is expected to lobby several political parties in a bid to win their support for the ticket in the runoff, he said.
    • Alan Jones is an old mate of Turnbull's and naturally supports the ticket and the new constitution.
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    • Not wanting to run on the same ticket as the LaRouche candidates, Stevenson was listed on the ballot as an independent that year.
    • On December 1, both parties announced they will be fielding a joint ticket of candidates under the name of the Kurdish Unity List.
    • For this reason, parties seek to ensure that their own voters follow the party ticket and transfer their votes to another candidate of the same party.

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