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random
American English: /ˈrændəm/
British English: /ˈrandəm/

Translation of random in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1
    (testing/choice)
    (shot)
    hecho al azar
    (bullet)
    (sample)
    seleccionado al azar
    random sample random sampling
    muestreo (masculine) aleatorio
    Example sentences
    • What is now required is to go beyond looking at what happened as a random event.
    • We don't want a list of random facts that just happen to be true of all the languages that are spoken now.
    • He becomes the victim of random violence, and is beaten to death by street thugs.
    Example sentences
    • The four conditions occurred in a random order and with equal probability within each block of trials.
    • Results are based on statistically valid random samples of members and are rigorously audited.
    • This has made the whole process of ensuring a random sample more difficult.
    1.2at random (as adverb) to hit out at random
    dar golpes a diestra y siniestra or (Spain) a diestro y siniestro

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