cabo

SpeakerListen:


Inflexiones de 'cabo' (n): mpl: cabos

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
cabo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (ciertos objetos: resto)tail end nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  end piece n
  ending n
 No puedo coserte el botón porque sólo tengo un cabo de hilo rojo.
 I can't sew your button on because I've only got a tail end of red thread.
cabo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (grado militar superior al soldado)corporal nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El cabo ordenó al pelotón romper filas.
 The corporal gave the platoon the order to fall out.
 
Additional Translations
cabo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (cuerda, maroma)rope nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  cable nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Necesito un cabo para amarrar la barca.
 I need a rope to moor the boat.
cabo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (geografía)cape nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  headland nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El Cabo Norte es un destino turístico.
 North Cape is a tourist destination.
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms:
al cabo afterwards, subsequently, following, then
al cabo de loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (después de)after preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
al cabo que anyways
al fin y al cabo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (a fin de cuentas)in the end exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  anyway, anyhow advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  in any event exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  at any rate exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
cabo suelto loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). coloquial (algo no resuelto)loose end nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Hay que repasar el programa porque aún queda un cabo suelto.
 You have to go over the program again because there is still a loose end.
de cabo a rabo loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (de principio a fin)beginning to end advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
   (book)cover to cover advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Juan leyó el libro de cabo a rabo.
echar un cabo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). España, coloquial (ayudar)give a hand vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Échame un cabo con esta mesa.
llevar a cabo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (realizar)carry through, carry out, accomplish vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  do, perform vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
   (produce)bring about v phrase
 Los cirujanos llevaron a cabo un trasplante múltiple.
pues al fin y al cabo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (a fin de cuentas)well, after all advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
un cabo suelto a loose end
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

'cabo' found in these entries
In the Spanish description:
English:

Download free Android and iPhone apps

Android AppiPhone App
Infórmanos de los anuncios inapropiados.