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career

Pronunciation: /kəˈrɪr; kəˈrɪə(r)/

Translation of career in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • carrera (feminine) he made a career for himself in journalism o as a journalist se forjó una carrera en el periodismo or como periodista, se abrió camino como periodista (before noun/delante del nombre) careers adviser o (British English/inglés británico) , careers counsellor orientador, (masculine, feminine) (profesional) careers office oficina (feminine) de orientación profesional career path trayectoria (feminine) profesional career guidance orientación (feminine) profesional or (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) vocacional career diplomat diplomático, (masculine, feminine) de carrera career girl/woman mujer (feminine) de carrera
    Example sentences
    • You should also contact your local careers office/centre for information and advice on careers and learning opportunities.
    • This could benefit the stream of outgoing students in their hunt for new careers and novel opportunities.
    • There are some careers where a significant surname is all you need - being an aristocrat, for example.

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • ir* a toda velocidad a truck careered toward us un camión se nos vino encima a toda velocidad

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