There are 3 translations of main in Spanish:

main1

Pronunciation: /meɪn/

adj

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of main in Spanish:

main2

n

  • 1 [Civil Eng] [Const] 1.1 c (pipe) cañería (f) or tubería (f) principal or de distribución; (cable) cable (m) principal
    More example sentences
    • It was also delivering water to the camp, where many mains and sewage pipes are broken.
    • Numerous leaks have developed from broken water pipes and mains.
    • There were reports of broken water and gas mains around northern Kyushu, and bullet trains and other railways and subways suspended operations, but later resumed running.
    More example sentences
    • Faulks said the alarm was not properly connected to electrical mains and would have had to rely on a back-up battery even if switched on.
    1.2 (supply) the main o (BrE) the mains la red de suministro to turn the water/gas off at the main o (BrE) the mains cerrar la llave (principal) del agua/del gas you can run it off the mains (BrE) [Elec] se puede conectar a la red
  • 2 u (open sea) [literario/literary] the main la mar océana [literario/literary]

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of main in Spanish:

Main

Pronunciation: /meɪn/

Definition of main in:

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.