There are 2 translations of trade in Spanish:

trade1

Pronunciation: /treɪd/

n

  • 1 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (buying, selling) comercio (masculine) domestic/foreign trade comercio interior/exterior they were doing a roaring o brisk trade in umbrellas estaban haciendo un gran negocio con los paraguas, estaban vendiendo paraguas como pan caliente or como rosquillas [colloquial/familiar] to be in trade [dated/anticuado] ser* comerciante (before noun/delante del nombre) trade agreement acuerdo (masculine) comercial trade association asociación (feminine) comercial trade balance balanza (feminine) comercial trade barrier barrera (feminine) arancelaria trade cycle ciclo (masculine) comercial trade deficit o gap déficit (masculine) en la balanza comercial trade description (British English/inglés británico) descripción (feminine) comercial trade discount descuento (masculine) comercial trade dispute conflicto (m) laboral, conflicto (m) colectivo (Spain/España) trade fair feria (feminine) comercial or de muestras trade surplus superávit (masculine) comercial trade price precio (masculine) al por mayor trade sanctions sanciones (feminine plural) comerciales trade tariffs tarifas (feminine plural) comerciales to publish the trade figures publicar* las estadísticas de la balanza comercial the imbalance in the trade figures el desequilibrio de la balanza comercial trade route ruta (feminine) comercial 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (business, industry) industria (feminine) the textile trade la industria textil the hotel trade la hotelería, la industria hotelera the grocery trade el ramo de la alimentación she's in the antique trade se dedica a la compraventa de antigüedades (before noun/delante del nombre) trade directory guía (feminine) de fabricantes y comerciantes trade journal publicación (feminine) especializada
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    • There must somehow be a basis for international trade in goods and services.
    • The explosion of global trade in the postwar era is usually attributed to the lowering of tariffs and other trade barriers.
    • These include trade in services, intellectual property, e-commerce, investment and labour standards.
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    • Before the season begins those in the trade identify jackfruit trees in the area that give good quality fruit.
    • The aim should be to build an honest relationship with 10 journalists across the trade and national press.
    • He comes into the trade at a buoyant time, with brisk business reported locally in the market.
    1.3 countable/numerable (skilled occupation) oficio (masculine) to learn a trade aprender un oficio he's a carpenter by trade es carpintero de oficio she's a dentist/journalist by trade es dentista/periodista de profesión
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    • Home inspection is a trade that requires special training, knowledge, and skills.
    • An impending skills shortage in the trades means jobs are opening up to women.
    • The centre, not yet named, will provide vocational training in creative industries and manual trades.
    1.4 (people in particular business, occupation) the trade el gremio as they say in the trade como dicen los del gremio or los entendidos 1.5 uncountable/no numerable (customers) it's designed to attract the tourist trade está pensado para atraer a los turistas the shop relies heavily on passing trade (British English/inglés británico) la tienda depende en gran parte de la clientela de paso
  • 2 2.1 (exchange) I'll make o do a trade with you te lo/la cambio 2.2 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Sport/Deporte] (of players) traspaso (masculine) 2.3 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Sport/Deporte] (player) jugador traspasado, (masculine, feminine)
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    • But injuries and trades are expected in sports.
    • The big fella no longer is demanding a trade, which wasn't feasible anyway, or to be waived, which was unlikely.
    • It's clear his uncertain status limits what Philadelphia can demand in a trade.

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There are 2 translations of trade in Spanish:

trade2

vi

  • 1.1 (buy, sell) comerciar we trade with countries all over the world comerciamos or tenemos relaciones comerciales con países de todo el mundo the company has ceased trading la compañía ha dejado de operar, la compañía ha cerrado they now trade under the name of Unitex ahora operan bajo el nombre de Unitex to trade in sth comerciar en algo they trade in commodities comercian en productos básicos he trades in antiques se dedica a la compraventa de antigüedades
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    • The ban means all auction marts have ceased trading in livestock.
    • However, as Jon's pointed out, the trading of goods and services is different to trading in events.
    • But trading in new stocks is typically purely speculative.
    1.2 (exchange) hacer* un cambio or un canje do you want to trade? ¿quieres hacer un cambio?
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    • Let's begin pondering briefly a primitive barter economy where goods are traded for goods.
    • It is both a needed reminder and a adept demonstration that watching courtship treated as a noble game is still quite rewarding even in times where romance is traded for expediency.
    • Sexual exploitation is also widespread in humanitarian crises, where sex is often traded for food rations, safe passage and for access to basic goods.

vt

  • 1.1 [blows/insults/secrets] intercambiar to trade sth for sth cambiar or canjear algo por algo to trade sth with sb (American English/inglés norteamericano) cambiarle algo a algn trade coats with me te cambio el abrigo I wouldn't mind trading places with him ya quisiera yo estar en su lugar or en su pellejo 1.2 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Sport/Deporte] traspasar
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    • Teams are cautious about trading a player who could come back to haunt them.
    • The team wants to trade the franchise player and rid itself of his $10.5 rail lion salary cap burden.
    • He knows that rarely - if ever - can a team trade a franchise player and improve.
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    • They traded blows, insults, and annoyed mutters for several long minutes.
    • Strong language has been used, insults have been traded, attacks have been personalised and bitterness is made visible.
    • In brief instances when they collided, one could see them attacking with outrageously fast kicks and punches, either trading blows are blocking blows.

Phrasal verbs

trade down

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
he'll trade down when he retires cuando se jubile va a vender su casa y va a comprar una de menos valor

trade in

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[car/refrigerator] entregar* como parte del pago

trade on

verb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento
[beauty/disability] explotar, capitalizar*

trade up

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
his salary increase means we can trade up when we move su mayor sueldo significa que podemos vender esto y mudarnos a algo mejor

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