There are 2 translations of cause in Spanish:

cause1

Pronunciation: /kɔːz/

n

  • 1 1.1 c (of accident, event) causa (f) the cause of death is unknown se desconoce la causa de la muerte cause and effect causa y efecto 1.2 u (reason, grounds) motivo (m), razón (f) there's some cause for concern existen motivos or razones para preocuparse there's no cause for concern no hay por qué preocuparse I have every cause to regret it tengo motivos sobrados para lamentarlo without (good) cause sin causa (justificada) or motivo (justificado) she was furious, and with (good) cause estaba furiosa, y con (toda la) razón to show cause [Law] fundamentar
  • 2 c 2.1 (ideal, movement) causa (f) to fight/die for the cause luchar/morir* por la causa it's a good cause es una buena causa he worked for the cause of nuclear disarmament trabajó en pro del desarme nuclear they fought in the cause of freedom lucharon en pro de la libertad to make common cause with sb hacer* causa común con algn 2.2 (case) [Law] causa (f) to plead sb's cause abogar* por algn

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In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.

There are 2 translations of cause in Spanish:

cause2

vt

  • causar to cause sb problems causarle or ocasionarle problemas a algn to cause sb sorrow/pain causarle tristeza/dolor a algn to cause sb/sth to + inf hacer* que algn/algo + subj their criticism caused him to resign sus críticas motivaron or provocaron su renuncia, sus críticas hicieron que renunciara this caused the rope to break esto hizo que se rompiera la soga the police caused the road to be closed [formal] la policía ordenó cerrar la calle

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Word of the day lavado
m
wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.