Translation of total in Spanish:
- 1 (whole, overall) (before noun)(amount/number/output)the total expenditure
totalel total de los gastosExample sentences
- The cost of the steel and its heat treatment amounts generally to less than a quarter of the total cost of the whole tool.
- You can't predict with any accuracy the total amount of anything that the whole country's going to need.
- The applicants' bill of costs is for a very large amount, with total fees of about $200,000.
- 2 (complete)(destruction)he was a total stranger
totalera una persona totalmente desconocidathe place was in total chaosreinaba allí el caos más absolutowe would like a total ban on nuclear weaponsquisiéramos que se prohibiesen totalmente las armas nuclearesa total disregard for the feelings of othersun desprecio total or absoluto por lo que puedan sentir los demásthe bus was a total wreckel autobús quedó totalmente destrozadoit was a total waste of timefue una verdadera pérdida de tiempoExample sentences
- Wilkinson is a desperately complex person, driven by a need for absolute perfection and total control in his life.
- So the claim that there are conservatives who believe in some sort of absolute liberty is a total straw man.
- Now the sort of response that you are offering is in absolute total contrast to everything that we have heard so far.
transitive verb (British English) -ll-
- 1 1.1 (amount to)ascender or elevarse a un total deExample sentences1.2 (add up)
- It has debts totalling hundreds of billions of dollars and there has been no investment in its infrastructure for more than 20 years.
- It also warned investors it had been hit by two bad debts totalling some £200,000.
- At the end of 2001, net debt totaled some $2.60 trillion.
- Overall scores are computed by totaling the number of critical endorsements the respondent has made.
- Additionally, there was no difference in response rates if the partial and full responses are totaled.
- Instead of scanning every item individually, an RFID till would simply total up every item in your shopping trolley as it approached.
- 2 (American English) [colloquial] 2.1 (wreck)she wasn't hurt, but the car was totaleda ella no le pasó nada, pero el coche quedó totalmente destrozadoExample sentences2.2 (kill)
liquidar [colloquial]Example sentences
- And it appears to have totaled the vehicle, smashed in the back end and broke all the windows.
- Hull's vehicle was totaled and the train sustained $2,000 damage.
- For a long time, even after I'd totaled two vehicles in collisions with deer, I continued to hold a similar view.
- ‘Looks like you got totaled by a loser,’ the bartender laughed.
- When you start incurring damage on your car, the animations of your vehicle losing its parts like doors and hoods (and if you are totaled, bursting into a flaming wreck) are great.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.