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Translation of transport in Spanish:


/ˈtrænspɔːrt; ˈtrænspɔːt; trɑːn-/
  • 1 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (movement) (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) transporte (masculine) means of transport medio (masculine) de transporte air/sea transport transporte aéreo/marítimo rail/road transport transporte por ferrocarril/carretera (before noun/delante del nombre) [network/costs] de transporte transport policy política (feminine) de transporte transport system sistema (masculine) de transporte(s) 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (vehicle) (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) now she has her own transport ahora tiene transporte, ahora tiene coche ( or moto etc), ahora está motorizada [colloquial/familiar] salesperson required: own transport essential se necesita vendedor: vehículo propio imprescindible 1.3 countable/numerable transport (ship/plane) [Military/Militar] buque (masculine)/avión (masculine) de transporte 1.4 countable/numerable (shipment) (American English/inglés norteamericano) remesa (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The transport of oil, kegs and tanks by rail on the four routes will continue as normal.
    • The industrial world is totally and completely dependent upon oil for agriculture and transport.
    • He has worked in transport, distribution and logistics for three years previously, and now works as a construction site foreman and travels on the Sandringham line.
  • 2 countable/numerable (of emotion) [literary/literario] (often plural/frecuentemente plural) she was in transports of delight at the news estaba extática con la noticia the news sent her into a transport of rage la noticia la puso fuera de sí (de la rabia)
    Example sentences
    • I am lost in transports of admiration for your bravery!
    • He saw the naked bodies of men and women in postures and transports of passionate love.
    • The words of the budget speech by the Finance Minister would have had the country's poor in transports of joy, but the rhetoric was not matched by equivalent spending commitments.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

/trænsˈpɔːrt; trænsˈpɔːt; trɑːn-/
  • 1 1.1 [goods/animals/people] transportar as you enter the palace you are transported to another age al entrar al palacio uno se transporta a otra época 1.2 [History/Historia] [convict] deportar
  • 2 (affect) [literary/literario] (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva) to be transported with joy/delight estar* extasiado/embelesado she was transported with joy when she learned that … se quedó extática cuando se enteró de que …

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