There are 2 translations of trigger in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈtrɪgər; ˈtrɪgə(r)/


  • 1 1.1 (of gun) gatillo (m) to pull o squeeze the trigger apretar* el gatillo to have one's finger on the trigger tener* el dedo en el gatillo (before n) trigger finger índice (m) trigger guard guardamonte (m) 1.2 (of camera, machine) disparador (m)
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    • Press the trigger to fire, and the missile is on its way, its own IR seeker taking over.
    • He chuckled and pulled the trigger, firing at the targets even though he wasn't in the booths.
    • Bullets impacted the floor around me as I pulled the trigger and fired back.
  • 2 (catalyst) trigger (for sth) detonante (m) (de algo) it can be a trigger for an asthmatic reaction puede provocar reacciones asmáticas
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    • The answers to these questions will help you identify some of the reasons for the decision you made, to help you identify triggers, or situations that may be difficult for you.
    • Plus, there aren't any triggers or events in the scenarios, and so the only thing that makes them play differently is the map they take place on, but the maps are a joke.
    • Event triggers and in-game cinematics will then guide you although you will determine how a mission will be accomplished.

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There are 2 translations of trigger in Spanish:



  • trigger (off)

    [reaction/response] provocar*; [revolt] desencadenar, hacer* estallar
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    • Here again, the emblem suggests a chain of catastrophic, unspeakable events triggered by irresistible emotions.
    • The exact cause of psoriasis is not known but it is understood that stress can trigger an outbreak.
    • You can reduce the itching, inflammation, and scaling of psoriasis by reducing stress; high stress often triggers outbreaks.

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