There are 2 translations of wire in Spanish:

wire1

Pronunciation: /waɪr; ˈwaɪə(r)/

n

  • 1 1.1 c u (metal strand) alambre (m) (before n) wire brush cepillo (m) de alambre wire fence alambrada (f), alambrado (m) (AmL) wire gauze tela (f) metálica or de alambre, malla (f) metálica, tejido (m) metálico (RPl) , anjeo (m) (Col) wire netting red (f) de alambre wire rope cable (m) metálico 1.2 u (fencing, mesh) alambrada (f), alambrado (m) (AmL) 1.3 c (finishing line) (AmE) the wire la línea de llegada, la meta down to the wire hasta el último momento to be caught at the wire he was caught at the wire by Robertson Robertson lo rebasó en la línea de llegada under the wire por un pelo or (Esp) por los pelos [familiar/colloquial]

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There are 2 translations of wire in Spanish:

wire2

vt

  • 1 1.1 [Elec] to be wired to sth estar* conectado a algo these homes are wired for cable TV estas viviendas tienen instalación de televisión por cable the plug has been wrongly wired han conectado mal los cables del enchufe 1.2 (telegraph) [colloquial/familiar] wire me when you get there mándame un telegrama cuando llegues they wired me the news, they wired the news to me me comunicaron la noticia por telegrama, me telegrafiaron la noticia they wired me some money me mandaron un giro telegráfico 1.3 (bug) [colloquial/familiar] [room/apartment] colocar* or esconder micrófonos en
  • 2 (fasten) the parts are wired in place las piezas van sujetas con alambre she had her jaws wired (together) le inmovilizaron las mandíbulas

vi

  • (telegraph) [colloquial/familiar] mandar un telegrama

Phrasal verbs

wire up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[stereo/computer] conectar to wire sth up to sth conectar algo a algo

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