There are 2 translations of general in English:

general1

adj

  • 1.1 (no específico, global) general el estado general del enfermo the patient's general condition temas de interés general subjects of general interest el pronóstico general del tiempo para mañana the general weather forecast for tomorrow el país está pasando una crisis a nivel general the country as a whole is going through a crisis me habló del proyecto en líneas generales she gave me a broad outline of the project un panorama general de la situación an overall view o/or an overview of the situation tiene nociones generales de informática he has a general idea about information technology 1.2 (en locuciones/in phrases) en general on the whole, in general ¿qué tal el viaje? — en general bien how was the trip? — good, on the whole en general prefiero el vino blanco on the whole o/or in general, I prefer white wine el público en general the general public ¿qué te molesta de él? — todo en general y nada en particular what don't you like about him? — everything and nothing por lo general, por lo general los domingos nos levantamos tarde we usually o/or generally get up late on Sundays por lo general llega a las nueve she usually o/or generally arrives at nine, she arrives at nine as a rule por lo general prefiero una novela a un ensayo in general I prefer novels to essays 1.3
    (generales femenino plural)
    (España/Spain) [Política/Politics] general elections

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There are 2 translations of general in English:

general2

Compounds

general de brigada

general de división

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Word of the day amnistiar
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to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.