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Translation of comunicar in English:

verbo transitivo

verbo intransitivo

  • 1 (España) 1.1 (ponerse en contacto) See examples:comunicar con alguien
    to get in touch o contact with somebody
    estoy intentando comunicar con él
    I'm trying to get in contact o touch with him
    marque el número del abonado con el que desee comunicar
    dial the number you require o the number of the person you wish to speak to
    to be busy (inglés norteamericano) o (inglés británico) engaged
    está comunicando
    it's busy o engaged
  • 2
    to be connected

also: comunicarse verbo pronominal

  • 2
    (habitaciones/ciudades/lagos) (recíproco)
    to be connected
    comunicarse con algo
    to be connected to something
    la cocina se comunica con el comedor
    the kitchen is connected to the dining room
    the kitchen leads onto o adjoins the dining room
Example sentences
  • Se comunicaron telefónicamente y me pasan el teléfono.
  • También comunica el estilo de vestir y el arreglo personal.
  • Comunicar a la comunidad educativa sobre las diversas convocatorias para concursos de proyectos de investigación.

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