There are 3 translations of present in Spanish:

present1

Pronunciation: /prɪˈzent/

vt

  • 1 1.1 (give, hand over) to present sth to sb entregarle* algo a algn, hacerle* entrega de algo a algn [formal] her daughter will present the bouquet to her su hija le entregará el ramo de flores or [formal] le hará entrega del ramo de flores please present my respects to … [formal] por favor presente mis respetos a … [formal] to present sb with sth obsequiar a algn con algo [formal], obsequiarle algo a algn (esp AmL) [formal] she was presented with a silver tray la obsequiaron con una bandeja de plata [formal], le obsequiaron una bandeja de plata (AmL) [formal] she presented him with a daughter [dated] le dio una hija 1.2 (confront)to present sb with sth I was presented with a bill for £500 me pasaron una cuenta por or de 500 libras we were presented with a very difficult situation nos vimos frente a una situación muy difícil it presents me with a whole host of problems esto me plantea toda una serie de problemas
  • 2 (proffer) [ticket/passport/account/motion/bill] presentar; [argument/ideas] presentar, exponer* the way it's presented is very important la presentación es muy importante to present a petition to the authorities presentar or [formal] elevar una petición a las autoridades to present a check for payment presentar un cheque para el cobro
  • 3 3.1 (constitute) ser*, constituir* they presented an easy target eran un blanco fácil it may present an obstacle to future development puede significar or constituir un obstáculo para el desarrollo futuro 3.2 (provide) [view/perspective] presentar, ofrecer*
  • 5 (introduce) [formal] presentar may I present my husband? permítame presentarle a mi marido to be presented at court ser* presentado en la corte to present sb to sb presentarle algn a algn I presented him to my parents se lo presenté a mis padres

v refl

  • 1.1 (arise) [problem/opportunity] presentarse, surgir* 1.2 (appear) [formal] [person] presentarse to present oneself for interview/examination presentarse a una entrevista/un examen to present oneself as a candidate presentarse como candidato 1.3 (display, show) presentarse this is how the situation presents itself to me así es como yo veo la situación

vi

  • [Med] [patient/disease] presentarse the patient presented with symptoms of ... el paciente se presentó con síntomas de … the baby presented in the breech position el niño venía de nalgas

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There are 3 translations of present in Spanish:

present2

Pronunciation: /ˈpreznt/

adj

  • 1 (at scene) (pred) to be present estar* presente she was present at the ceremony estuvo presente en la ceremonia, asistió a la ceremonia all those present todos los presentes how many were present? ¿cuántas personas había? he was present at the scene of the accident presenció el accidente you are ever present in my thoughts te tengo siempre presente a protein present in blood una proteína que se encuentra en la sangre all present and accounted for o (BrE) correct [set phrase] todos presentes, somos todos los que estamos y estamos todos los que somos [humorístico/humorous]
  • 2 (before n) 2.1 (current) [situation/salary/address] actual at the present time o moment en este momento in the present case en este caso, en el caso que nos ocupa the present writer [formal] quien esto escribe 2.2 [Ling] the present tense el presente present continuous presente (m) continuo the present indicative el presente de indicativo present perfect pretérito (m) perfecto present simple presente (m) simple the present subjunctive el presente del subjuntivo the present participle el participio activo or (de) presente

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present3

Pronunciation: /ˈpreznt/

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