There are 3 translations of book in Spanish:

book1

Pronunciation: /bʊk/

n

  • 1 (printed work) libro (m) it sounds like something out of a book parece de cuento a book on the French Revolution un libro sobre la revolución francesa the good Book [formal] la Biblia the Book of Daniel el Libro de Daniel by o according to the book ciñéndose a las reglas or normas to go by the book ceñirse* (estrictamente) a las normas or reglas in my book a mi modo de ver , en mi opinión that's one for the book [colloquial/familiar] es un verdadero récord to be a closed book to sb ser* un misterio para algn to be an open book ser* (como) un libro abierto to be in sb's good/bad books [colloquial/familiar] I'm in her bad books now en este momento no soy santo de su devoción try to get into her good books trata de conquistártela to be on book [Theat] hacer* de apuntador to bring sb to book pedirle* cuentas a algn to be brought to book tener* que rendir cuentas to read sb like a book he said he didn't care, but I could read him like a book dijo que no le importaba, pero a mí no me engañaba don't tell me stories, I can read you like a book a mí no me vengas con cuentos, que yo ya te conozco to speak o talk like a book hablar como un libro to suit sb's book she'll tell you whatever suits her book te dirá lo que (a ella) le interese or le convenga to throw the book at sb castigar* duramente a algn (before n) book club club (m) del libro, círculo (m) de lectores book lover amante (mf) de los libros, bibliófilo, -la (m,f) book review reseña (f) (de un libro)
  • 4
    (books pl)
    4.1 [Busn] [Fin] the books los libros to keep o do the books llevar los libros or la contabilidad cook2 1 2 4.2 (of club, agency) registro (m) are you on our books? ¿está inscrito aquí?
  • 5 (betting) (AmE) I'd make book they'll lose the game! me apuesto or me juego la cabeza a que pierden el partido

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vt

(esp BrE)
  • 1 1.1 [room/seat/flight] reservar ; [appointment] concertar* we're booked to fly on Tuesday tenemos el vuelo reservado para el martes the hotel/restaurant/flight is fully booked el hotel/restaurante/vuelo está completo we're fully booked until June hasta junio no nos queda nada can we book a time to meet and discuss this? (BrE) ¿cuándo nos podríamos reunir para discutirlo? I'm booked (up) all this week tengo toda la semana ocupada 1.2 [performer/band] contratar they're fully booked for the next six months no pueden aceptar más compromisos para los próximos seis meses
  • 3 3.1 (record charge against) multar , ponerle* una multa a he was booked for speeding lo multaron or le pusieron una multa por exceso de velocidad 3.2 (in soccer) (BrE) amonestar

vi

  • (esp BrE) hacer* una reserva or (AmL tb) una reservación, reservar

Phrasal verbs

book in

v + adv (register arrival) (BrE) inscribirse* , registrarse 1.1v + o + adv, v + adv + o 2.1 (reserve room for) she'd booked us in at the Hilton nos había reservado habitación en el Hilton 2.2 (register sb's arrival) the receptionist booked us in el recepcionista nos apuntó en el registro

book up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
(reserve) (often pass) the hotels are all booked up los hoteles están todos completos tonight's performance is booked up no quedan localidades para la función de esta noche the orchestra is booked up until the summer la orquesta no puede aceptar más compromisos hasta el verano

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adj

  • (before n) [value/profit] según los libros

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