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p. {abbr} (page)  :: p.
pa {n} (grandfather)  :: abuelo {m}, abuelito {m}
pa {n} /pɑː/ (father)  :: papá {m}
paca {n} (rodent of genus Cuniculus)  :: boruga {f} [Colombian Amazonia], conejo pintado {m} [Panama]; guagua {f} [Colombia], guanta {m} [Ecuador], guartinaja {m} [Northwestern Colombia]; jochi pintado {m} [Bolivia], lapa {f} [Colombian Llanos, Venezuela]; majaz {m} [Peru], paca {f} [especially Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay], tepezcuinte {m} [Central America], tepezcuintle {m} [Central America, Mexico], tinajo {m} [Northeastern Colombia]
pace {n} /peɪs/ (step: step)  :: paso {m}
pace {n} (speed)  :: paso {m}, ritmo {m}
pace {n} (step: distance covered)  :: paso {m}
pace {n} (way of stepping: gait of a horse)  :: trote {m} (slow), galope {m} (speedy)
pace {prep} /ˈpeısiː/ (With due respect to)  :: con el debido respeto, con todo respeto
pacemaker {n} (anatomy: set of nerves)  :: marcapasos {m}
pacemaker {n} (medical implement)  :: marcapaso {m}, marcapasos {m}, estimulador cardíaco {m}
pachyderm {n} /ˈpækʰ.ɪˌdɜː(ɹ)m/ (member of the group Pachydermata)  :: paquidermo {m}
pacification {n} (the process of pacifying)  :: pacificación {f}
Pacific Northwest {prop} (region of North America)  :: Noroeste Pacífico {m}
Pacific Ocean {prop} (the world's largest body of water)  :: océano Pacífico {m}, Pacífico {m}
pacifier {n} (for a baby)  :: chupete {m}, bobo {m} [Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico], chupa {f} [Venezuela], chupo {m} [Colombia], chupón {m} [Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela], consuelo {m} [Panama]
pacifism {n} (doctrine that disputes should be settled without violence)  :: pacifismo {m}
pacifist {n} (one who loves, supports, or favours peace)  :: pacifista {m} {f}
pacify {v} (bring peace, ending fighting)  :: pacificar
pack {n} /pæk/ (number of hounds or dogs)  :: jauría {f}
package {n} (male genitalia)  :: [Chile] paquete
package {n} /ˈpækɪdʒ/ (something which is packed)  :: paquete {m}
package {v} (to pack)  :: empaquetar
package store {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store  ::
pack animal {n} (animal used to carry heavy items) SEE: beast of burden  ::
packed {adj} (filled to capacity)  :: colmado, repleto
packed {adj} (filled with a large number or large quantity)  :: repleto
packed {adj} /pækt/ (put into a package)  :: empaquetado
packet {n} /ˈpakɪt/ (small pack)  :: paquete
packet {n} (small fragment of data)  :: paquete
packing plant {n} (manufacturing warehouse for shipping)  :: empacadora {f}
pact {n} /pækt/ (an agreement; a league; a compact; a covenant)  :: pacto {m}
pad {n} /pæd/ (block of paper)  :: bloc {m}
pad {v} (to stuff) SEE: stuff  ::
paddle {n} (double-bladed oar used for kayaking)  :: pala {f}
paddle {n}  :: paleta {f}
paddle {v} (toddle) SEE: toddle  ::
paddlefish {n} (fish of the family Polyodontidae)  :: pez espátula {m}
paddock {n} /ˈpædək/ (small enclosure or field)  :: dehesa {f}, [Latin America] potrero {m}
paddy {n} /ˈpædi/ (rice unmilled)  :: arroz con cáscara {m}, arroz en cáscara {m}
paddy {n} (wet land where rice grows)  :: arrozal {m}
padlock {n} (type of lock)  :: candado {m}
padlock {v} (to lock using a padlock)  :: candar
Padua {prop} (city)  :: Padua
paediatry {n} /piːˈdaɪətɹi/ (paediatry) SEE: pediatrics  ::
paella {n} /paˈe.ʎa/ (Savory, cooked dish)  :: paella {f}
pagan {adj} /ˈpeɪɡən/ (relating to non-Abrahamic religions)  :: pagano
pagan {n} (person not adhering to any major or recognized religion)  :: pagano {m}
paganism {n} (local religions practiced before the introduction of Christianity)  :: paganismo {m}
page {n} (boy child) SEE: boy  ::
page {n} (Internet: web page) SEE: web page  ::
page {n} /peɪdʒ/ (one side of a leaf of a book)  :: página {f}
page {n} (serving boy)  :: paje {m}
pageant {n} (beauty pageant) SEE: beauty pageant  ::
pageant {n} /ˈpædʒɨnt̚/ (public display)  :: muestra {f}
pageant {n} (spectacular ceremony)  :: espectáculo
pageboy {n} (boy that is a page)  :: page {m}, pagecito {m}
pager {n} (device)  :: buscapersonas {m}, bíper {m}, busca {m}
pagoda {n} /pəˈgoʊ.də/ (a tiered tower with multiple eaves)  :: pagoda {f}
PAH {acronym} (abbreviation: polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon)  :: HAP {m}
pail {n} /peɪl/ (bucket) SEE: bucket  ::
pain {n}  :: [3] molestia, [3] fastidio
pain {n} /peɪn/ (ache or bodily suffering)  :: dolor {m}
pain {n} (suffering as punishment)  :: pena {f}
pain {n} (suffering or anguish, especially mental)  :: pena {f}
pain {v} (to hurt; to put to bodily uneasiness or anguish)  :: apenar, doler
pain {v} (to inflict suffering upon as a penalty)  :: castigar, condenar
pain {v} (to render uneasy in mind, to grieve)  :: apenar
painful {adj} (causing pain)  :: doloroso
painful {adj} /ˈpeɪn.fəl/ (suffering with pain)  :: dolorido
painfully {adv} (in a painful manner)  :: dolorosamente
pain in the arse {n} (pain in the ass) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
pain in the ass {n} (something that causes discomfort)  :: patada en las bolas, patada en los huevos
pain in the butt {n} (nuisance) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
pain in the neck {n} (that which is annoying) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
painkiller {n} (a drug that numbs the pain in the body)  :: analgésico {m}
painless {adj} (without pain or trouble)  :: sin dolor, indoloro
painstaking {adj} (careful attentive; diligent)  :: minucioso {m}, esmerado
paint {n} /peɪnt/ (substance)  :: pintura {f}
paint {v} (apply in the manner of paint)  :: pintar
paint {v} (apply paint to)  :: pintar
paint {v} (practise the art of painting pictures)  :: pintar
paintbrush {n} /ˈpeɪntˌbɹʌʃ/ (thin brush)  :: pincel {m}
painted {v} (painted)  :: pintado {m}, pintada {f}
painted bunting {n} (Smith's longspur) SEE: Smith's longspur  ::
painted dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painted hunting dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painted wolf {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painter {n} (laborer)  :: pintor {m}, pintora {f}, barnizador {m}, barnizadora {f}
painter {n} /ˈpeɪntɚ/ (artist)  :: pintor {m}, pintora {f}
painter's tape {n} (masking tape purposed to protect areas from paint)  :: cita de pintor {f}
painting {n} (artistic application of paint)  :: pintura {f}
painting {n} /ˈpeɪn.tɪŋ/ (an illustration or artwork using paint)  :: cuadro {m}, pintura
painting {n} (the action of applying paint)  :: pintado {m}
paintress {n} (female painter)  :: pintora {f}
pair {n} /peə(r)/ (two similar or identical things)  :: par {m}
pair {v} (to group into sets of two)  :: emparejar
pair of compasses {n} (tool used to draw circles)  :: compás {m}
pair of eyeglasses {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: anteojos {m-p} [Latin America], espejuelos {m-p} [Cuba, Puerto Rico], gafas {f-p} [especially Colombia, Dominican Republic, Spain], lentes {m-p} [Latin America]
pair of glasses {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: anteojos {m-p} [Latin America], espejuelos {m-p} [Cuba, Puerto Rico], gafas {f-p} [especially Colombia, Dominican Republic, Spain], lentes {m-p} [Latin America]
pair of specs {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: anteojos {m-p} [Latin America], espejuelos {m-p} [Cuba, Puerto Rico], gafas {f-p} [especially Colombia, Dominican Republic, Spain], lentes {m-p} [Latin America]
pair of spectacles {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: anteojos {m-p} [Latin America], espejuelos {m-p} [Cuba, Puerto Rico], gafas {f-p} [especially Colombia, Dominican Republic, Spain], lentes {m-p} [Latin America]
Paiwan {prop} (The Paiwan language)  :: paiwan {m}
pajamas {n} /pəˈdʒɑ.məz/ (clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in)  :: pijama, pijamas {n}
Pakistan {prop} /ˈpækɪsˌtæn/ (country in South Asia)  :: Pakistán {m}, Paquistán {m}
Pakistani {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Pakistan, or its people)  :: paquistaní {m} {f}, pakistaní {m} {f}
Pakistani {n} (A person from Pakistan or of Pakistani descent)  :: paquistaní {m} {f}, pakistaní
palace {n} /ˈpæləs/ (large, lavish residence)  :: palacio {m}
paladin {n} /ˈpælədɪn/ (heroic champion)  :: paladín {m}
palaeoclimatology {n} (science)  :: paleoclimatología {f}
palanquin {n} (a covered type of litter)  :: palanquín {m}
palatable {adj} /ˈpæl.ə.tə.bəl/ (pleasing to the taste)  :: sabroso
palatable {adj} (tolerable, acceptable)  :: regular
palate {n} /ˈpælɪt/ (roof of the mouth)  :: paladar {m}
palate {n} (sense of taste)  :: paladar {m}
Palau {prop} /pəˈlaʊ/ (Republic of Palau)  :: Palaos
Palauan {adj} (from Palau)  :: palauano {m}
Palauan {n} (Someone from Palau)  :: palauano {m}
pale {adj} /peɪl/ (light in color)  :: pálido
pale {n} (heraldry: vertical band)  :: palo
pale {v} (to become pale)  :: palidecer
paleanthropology {n} (study of ancient human remains) SEE: paleoanthropology  ::
Palencia {prop} (city)  :: Palencia
Palencia {prop} (province)  :: Palencia
paleness {n} (condition or degree of being pale or of lacking color)  :: palidez {f}
paleobotany {n} (branch of paleontology)  :: paleobotánica {f}
paleoclimatology {n} (palaeoclimatology) SEE: palaeoclimatology  ::
paleolinguistics {n} /ˌpeɪ.li.əʊ.lɪŋˈɡwɪs.tɪks/ (study of the distant human past by linguistic means)  :: paleolingüística {f}
Paleolithic {n} /ˈpæl.ɪi.oʊˌlɪθ.ɪk/ (Old Stone Age)  :: paleolítico {m}
paleomagnetism {n} /peɪlɪə(ʊ)ˈmaɡnətɪzm/ (study of the Earth's magnetic field as it has changed over time)  :: paleomagnetismo {m}
paleontological {adj} (of or pertaining to paleontology)  :: paleontológico
paleontologist {n} (one who studies paleontology)  :: paleontólogo {m}, paleontóloga {f}
paleontology {n} (study of prehistoric forms of life)  :: paleontología {f}
paleozoology {n} (branch of zoology dealing with fossils)  :: paleozoología {f}
Palestine {prop} /pæləstaɪn/ (West Bank and Gaza Strip collectively)  :: Palestina {f}
Palestine {prop}  :: Palestina
Palestinian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Palestine and/or the Palestinian people)  :: palestino, palestina
Palestinian {n} (inhabitant of Palestine or Arab of Palestinian descent)  :: palestino {m}, palestina {f}
Palestinian Arabic {prop} (Palestinian Arabic)  :: árabe palestino
paletot {n} /ˈpalɪtəʊ/ (A loose outer jacket, overcoat)  :: gabán {m}, paletó {m}, sobretodo {m}, abrigo {m}
palette {n} /ˈpælɪt/ (board)  :: paleta {f}
palette {n} (range of colors)  :: gama de colores {f}, paleta {f}
Palikir {prop} (The capital of Micronesia)  :: Palikir
palimpsest {n} /ˈpælɪmpsɛst/ (A manuscript scraped clean for reuse)  :: palimpsesto {m}
palindrome {n} /ˈpælɪndroʊm/ (a sequence of units that reads the same forwards as backwards)  :: palíndromo capicúa {f}
palinspastic {adj} /pælɪnˈspæstɪk/ (showing previous locations of geological features)  :: palinspástico
palladium {n} (a safeguard)  :: paladión {f}
palladium {n} (chemical element)  :: paladio {m}
pallet {n} /ˈpælɪt/ (a portable platform)  :: paleta
palliate {v} /ˈpæl.i.eɪt/ (to relieve the symptoms of)  :: paliar, mitigar, remediar, atenuar
palliate {v} (to cover or disguise the seriousness of something by excuses and apologies)  :: paliar, cohonestar, encubrir, disimular
palliative {adj} /ˈpalɪətɪv/ (reducing progression and relieving symptoms)  :: paliativo
pallid {adj} /ˈpælɪd/ (appearing weak, pale or wan)  :: pálido
pallidity {n} (state of being) SEE: pallor  ::
pallor {n} (paleness; want of color; pallidity)  :: palidez {f}
palm {n} (inner, concave part of hand)  :: palma {f}, palma de la mano {f}
palm {n} /pɑm/ (palm tree) SEE: palm tree  ::
palm {v}  :: agarrar con la palma, mover con la palma
palmic acid {n} (ricinoleic acid) SEE: ricinoleic acid  ::
palmier {n} (puff pastry)  :: palmera {f}
palm syrup {n} (syrup made from sap of a palm tree)  :: miel de palma
palm thief {n} (coconut crab) SEE: coconut crab  ::
palm tree {n} (tropical tree)  :: palmera {f}, palma {f}
palpable {adj} (obvious)  :: palpable
palpable {adj} /ˈpælpəbəl/ (capable of being touched)  :: palpable
palpitation {n} (abnormal awareness of the beating of the heart)  :: palpitación {f}
palsy {n} /ˈpɔːlzi/ (complete or partial muscle paralysis of a body part)  :: parálisis {f}
palustral {adj} /pəˈlʌstɹəl/ (Pertaining to or living in marshes; marshy)  :: palustre
Pamir {prop} (mountain range)  :: cordillera del Pamir, Pamir {m}
pamper {v} /ˈpæmpə(ɹ)/ (to treat with excessive care, to indulge)  :: mimar, consentir, [Chile] regalonear
pamphlet {n} (booklet) SEE: booklet  ::
Pamplona {prop} (city in Navarre of northern Spain)  :: Pamplona
pan {n} /pæn/ (flat vessel used for cooking)  :: sartén {f}
Pan {prop} (Greek god of nature)  :: Pan {m}
panacea {n} /ˌpæn.əˈsiː.ə/ (remedy believed to cure all disease)  :: panacea {f}
panacea {n} (something that will solve all problems)  :: panacea {f}
panache {n} /pəˈnæʃ/ (flamboyant style or action)  :: gracia {f}, garbo {m}
Panama {n} (Panama hat) SEE: Panama hat  ::
Panama {prop} /ˈpæn.ə.mɑː/ (Country)  :: Panamá {m}
Panama Canal {prop} (Canal)  :: Canal de Panamá {m}
Panama City {prop} (capital of Panama)  :: Panamá
Panama hat {n} (a type of brimmed hat from South America)  :: sombrero Panamá {m}, panamá {m}, jipijapa {f}, sombrero de paja toquilla {m}
Panama hat palm {n} (species of palm)  :: toquilla {f}
Panamanian {adj} (pertaining to Panama)  :: panameño; canalero
Panamanian {n} (person from Panama)  :: panameño {m}, panameña {f}; canalero {m}
Pan-American {adj} (covering or representing all of the Americas)  :: panamericano
Pan-Americanism {n} (belief in the benefit of Pan-American organization)  :: panamericanismo {m}
pan-Arabism {n} /panˈaɹəbɪz(ə)m/ (movement)  :: panarabismo {m}
pancake {n} /ˈpæn.keɪk/ (thin batter cake)  :: hot cake {m} [Mexico], pancake {m} [Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico], panqueca {f} [Venezuela], panqueque {m} [Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay], tortita {f} [Spain], crep {f}, crepe {f}, filoa {f}, hojuela {f}
Pancake Day {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday  ::
Pancake Tuesday {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday  ::
Panchatantra {prop} (a collection of Sanskrit and Pali animal fables in verse and prose)  :: Panchatantra
Panchen Lama {n} (second-highest ranking lama of the Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism)  :: Panchen Lama
panchromatic {adj} ([sensitive to all visible colours)  :: pancromático
pancreas {n} /ˈpæŋkɹɪəs/ (gland near the stomach)  :: páncreas {m}
pancreatic {adj} (of or pertaining to the pancreas)  :: pancreático
pancreatic cancer {n} (malignant neoplasm of the pancreas)  :: cáncer de páncreas {m}
pancreatitis {n} (inflammation of the pancreas)  :: pancreatitis {f}
panda {n} /ˈpændə/ (Ailuropoda melanoleuca)  :: panda {m}
panda {n} (police car) SEE: police car  ::
panda {n} (red panda) SEE: red panda  ::
panda bear {n} (panda) SEE: panda  ::
Pandarus {prop} (archer in Greek mythology)  :: Pándaro {m}
pandeiro {n}  :: pandeiro {m}
pandeism {n} (omnitheism) SEE: omnitheism  ::
pandeism {n} /pænˈdeɪˈĭzˈəm/ (belief combining elements of pantheism and deism)  :: pandeísmo {m}
pandeist {adj} /pænˈdiˈĭst/ (one who believes in pandeism)  :: pandeísta {f}
pandeistic {adj} /pænˈdeɪˈĭs'tĭk/ (pertaining to pandeism)  :: pandeísta {f}
pandemic {n} (pandemic disease)  :: pandemia
pandemonism {n}  :: pandemonismo
pander {n} /ˈpændɚ/ (translations to be checked)  :: alcahuete
pander {v} (to offer illicit sex with a third party)  :: alcahuetear
Pandora {prop} /ˌpænˈdɔɹə/ (Character in Greek mythology)  :: Pandora {f}
Pandora's box {n} (A source of unforeseen trouble.)  :: caja de Pandora {f}
pane {n} /peɪn/ (individual sheet of glass) SEE: window pane  ::
panegyric {n} /ˌpænəˈdʒɪrɪk/ (praising speech or opus)  :: panegírico
panel {n} (group of people gathered to judge, interview, discuss etc)  :: panel {m}
panel {n} /ˈpænəl/ (rectangular section of a surface)  :: panel {m}
panel {n}  :: panel {m}, entrepaño {m}
panel {n} (single frame in a comic strip)  :: viñeta {f}
panela {n} (unrefined sugar product)  :: panela {f}, [Mexico] piloncillo {m}
panelist {n} (member of a panel)  :: panelista {m} {f}
panentheism {n}  :: panenteísmo {m}
pan flute {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
panga {n} /ˈpæŋɡə/ (fish)  :: panga
Pangaea {prop} /pænˈdʒiːə/ (supercontinent prior to Triassic)  :: Pangea {f}
pangram {n} /ˈpæn.ɡɹæm/ (a sentence that contains every letter of the alphabet)  :: pangrama, frase holoalfabética
Panhellenic {adj}  :: panhelénico
panic {n} /ˈpænɪk/ (overpowering fright)  :: pánico
panic attack {n} (sudden period of intense anxiety)  :: ataque de pánico {m}
pankration {n} /pæn.ˈkreɪti.ɒn/ (ancient Greek martial art)  :: pancracio {m}
panmixis {n} (panmixia) SEE: panmixia  ::
panmixus {n} (panmixia) SEE: panmixia  ::
pannier {n} /ˈpæn.i.ɚ/ (large basket or bag fastened to the back of a bicycle or pack animal)  :: alforja {f}
panning {v} (Present participle of pan)  :: panorámica {f}
panoply {n} (a complete set of armour)  :: panoplia {f}
panoply {n} /ˈpæ.nə.ˌpliː/ (a collection or display of weaponry)  :: panoplia {f}
panorama {n} /ˌpæ.nəˈɹæ.mə/ (unbroken view of an entire surrounding area)  :: panorama {m}
panorama {n} (picture representing a continuous scene)  :: panorama {m}
panoramic {adj} (with a wide view)  :: panorámico
pan pipes {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
panpipes {n} (musical instrument)  :: zampoña {f}, flauta de Pan
panpsychism {n} /panˈsʌɪkɪz(ə)m/ (the doctrine that all matter has a mental aspect)  :: pampsiquismo {m}
pansexuality {n} /ˌpænsɛkʃuˈælɪti/ (sexual orientation)  :: pansexualidad {f}
Pan-Slavism {n} (movement)  :: paneslavismo {m}
pansy {n} (plant)  :: pensamiento {m}
pant {n} (a pair of pants) SEE: pants  ::
pant {n} (a violent palpitation of the heart)  :: palpitación {f}
pant {n} /pænt/ (a quick breathing)  :: jadeo {m}
pant {v} (long for (something); be eager for (something))  :: anhelar, ansiar, desear
pant {v} (of the heart, to beat with unnatural violence)  :: palpitar
pant {v} (to breathe quickly or in a labored manner)  :: jadear
pantheism {n} /ˈpæn.θi.ɪz.əm/ (belief that the universe is divine)  :: panteísmo {m}
pantheist {n} (person who believes in pantheism)  :: panteísta {f}
pantheistic {adj} /pænˈθiɪstɪk/ (pertaining to pantheism)  :: panteísta {m} {f}
pantheistical {adj} (pantheistic) SEE: pantheistic  ::
panther {n} /ˈpænθɚ/ (big cat with black fur)  :: pantera negra {f}
panties {n} (short underpants for women or girls)  :: bragas {f}, blumen {m} [Dominican Republic, recessive usage - better : panty], blúmer {m} [Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua], bombacha {f} [Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay], braga {f} [Spain - also : braguita], calzón {m} [Bolivia, Chile, Colombian Atlantic Coast, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru], chingo {m} [Costa Rica], cuadros {m-p} [Chile, recessive usage - better : calzón], cucos {m-p} [Colombian standard usage], pantaleta {f} [Colombian Atlantic Coast, Mexico, Venezuela], panty{f} [Dominican Republic, Panama, Puerto Rico]
pant leg {n} (either of the legs of a pair of pants)  :: pernera {f}
pantograph {n} /ˈpantəɡɹɑːf/ (mechanical drawing aid)  :: pantógrafo {m}
pantograph {n} (rail transport: Device that collects electric current from overhead lines)  :: pantógrafo {m}
pantry {n} /ˈpæntɹi/ (storage room)  :: despensa {f}
pants {n} /pænts/ (garment covering the body from the waist downwards)  :: pantalón {m}, pantalones {m-p}
pants {n} (undergarment covering the genitals)  :: bragas {f-p} or braga {f} [for women], calzoncillos {m-p} or calzoncillo {m} [for men]
panty {n} (panties) SEE: panties  ::
pantyhose {n} (nylon tights worn about legs)  :: pantimedias
papa {n} /pəˈpɑː/ (Father (familiar, conversational)) SEE: dad  ::
papabile {adj} (among those likely to be elected pope)  :: papable
papabile {n} (a papabile cardinal)  :: papable
papacy {n} (the office)  :: papado {m}
papacy {n} (the period)  :: papado {m}
papal {adj} /ˈpeɪpəl/ (related to the pope or papacy)  :: papal
Papal States {prop} (state)  :: Estados Pontificios {m-p}
papaya {n} (fruit)  :: papaya {f}, fruta bomba {f} [Cuban standard usage - Eastern Cuba: papaya], lechosa {f} [Dominican Republic, Eastern Central Colombia and Llanos, Venezuela - Colombia standard usage: papaya], mamón {m} [Argentina, Paraguay]
papaya {n} /pəˈpaɪə/ (tree)  :: papayo {m}
paper {adj} (made of paper)  :: de papel
paper {n} (academic paper)  :: papel académico {m}, artículo científico
paper {n} (newspaper) SEE: newspaper  ::
paper {n} /ˈpeɪpɚ/ (material for writing on)  :: papel {m}
paper {n} (wallpaper) SEE: wallpaper  ::
paper {n} (wrapping paper) SEE: wrapping paper  ::
paper {n} (written document shorter than a book)  :: artículo {m}
paper {v} (to document) SEE: document  ::
paper aeroplane {n} (toy aeroplane made by folding up a sheet of paper)  :: avión de papel {m}
paper airplane {n} (paper aeroplane) SEE: paper aeroplane  ::
paperback {n} (book)  :: libro de bolsillo {m}
paperboard {n} (thick paper)  :: cartulina {f}
paperboy {n} (male who delivers newspapers)  :: repartidor de periódicos {m}
paper clip {n} (paper clip)  :: sujetapapeles {n}
paper jam {n} (malfunction in a printer or photocopier)  :: atasco de papel {m}
paper money {n} (banknotes)  :: papel moneda {m}
papers {n} (official documents or identification)  :: papeles {m-p}
paper towel {n} (sheet of absorbent paper)  :: servilleta de papel {f}
paperweight {n} (small, decorative, somewhat weighty object)  :: pisapapeles {m}
paperwork {n} (clerical tasks involving routine written work)  :: papeleo {m}
papess {n} (female pope)  :: papisa {f}
Paphlagonia {prop} (historical region)  :: Paflagonia {f}
papier-mâché {n} (paper mixed with glue to create a sculptural object)  :: papel maché {m}
papilla {n} (anatomical structure)  :: papila {f}
paprika {n} /pəˈpɹiːkə/ (spice)  :: pimentón {m}, páprika {f}
paprika {n}  :: pimentón {m}, paprika {f}
Papua New Guinea {prop} /ˈpæ.pu.ə ˌnu ˈɡɪ.ni/ (country in Oceania)  :: Papúa Nueva Guinea {f}
Papua New Guinean {adj} (pertaining to Papua New Guinea)  :: papú {m} {f}
Papua New Guinean {n} (citizen of Papua New Guinea or of Papua New Guinean descent)  :: papú {m} {f}
papule {n} (small, inflammatory spot on skin without pus)  :: pápula {f}
parabenzoquinone {n} (isomer of quinone)  :: parabenzoquinona {f}
parable {n} /ˈpæɹ.ə.bəl/ (short story illustrating a lesson)  :: parábola {f}
parabola {n} /pəˈræbələ/ (a conic section)  :: parábola {f}
parabolic {adj} (of or pertaining to a parable)  :: parabólico
parabolic {adj} (of or pertaining to a parabola or paraboloid)  :: parabólico
paracetamol {n} (acetaminophen) SEE: acetaminophen  ::
parachute {n} /ˈpærəʃuːt/ (a device designed to control the fall of an object)  :: paracaídas {m}
parachute {v} (to jump with a parachute)  :: lanzarse en paracaídas
parachuting {n} (sport)  :: paracaidismo {m}
parachutist {n} (parachute user)  :: paracaidista {m} {f}
paraclete {n} /ˈpæɹəkliːt/ (advocate)  :: paráclito {m}
parade {n} (any succession or series)  :: serie {f}
parade {n} /pəˈɹeɪd/ (organized procession)  :: desfile {m}, parada {f}
paradigm {n} (linguistics: all forms which contain a common element)  :: paradigma
paradigm {n}  :: paradigma {m}
paradigm {n} /ˈpɛɹ.ə.daɪm/ (example serving as a model or pattern)  :: paradigma
paradigm {n} (prejudice)  :: prejuicio {m}
paradigm {n} (way of viewing reality)  :: paradigma
paradigm shift {n} (change in thinking from an accepted point of view to a new one, necessitated by scientific discoveries)  :: cambio de paradigma {m}
paradisaical {adj} (paradisaic) SEE: paradisaic  ::
paradise {n} /ˈpærədaɪs/ (heaven)  :: paraíso {m}
paradise {n} (very pleasant place)  :: paraíso {m}
paradisiac {adj} (of or like Paradise)  :: paradisíaco
paradox {n} (in logic: a self-contradictory statement )  :: paradoja {f}
paradox {n} /ˈpæɹədɑks/ (an apparent contradiction which is nonetheless true )  :: paradoja {f}
paradoxical {adj} /ˌpɛrəˈdɑːksɪkəl/ (having self-contradicting properties)  :: paradójico
paradoxically {adv} (in a paradoxical manner)  :: paradójicamente
paraffin {n} (alkane hydrocarbon)  :: parafina {f}
paraffin {n} (paraffin wax) SEE: paraffin wax  ::
paraffin {n} /ˈpɛɹ.ə.fɪn/ (kerosene) SEE: kerosene  ::
paragliding {n} /ˈpærəɡlaɪdɪŋ/ (the sport of gliding with a paraglider)  :: parapente {m}
paragon {n} /ˈpærəɡən/ (comparison; competition)  :: parangón {m}
paragraph {n} /ˈpɛɹəɡɹæf/ (passage in text)  :: párrafo {m}
Paraguay {prop} /ˈpɛɹ.ə.ɡweɪ/ (country in South America)  :: Paraguay {m}
Paraguayan {adj} (pertaining to Paraguay)  :: paraguayano, paraguayo
Paraguayan {n} (person from Paraguay)  :: paraguayano {m}, paraguayo {m}
parakeet {n} /ˈpaɹəkiːt/ (various species of small parrots)  :: perico {m}
paraleipsis {n} /ˌpær.əˈliːp.sɪs/ (figure of speech)  :: paralipsis
paralinguistics {n} (paralinguistics)  :: paralingüística {f}
parallax {n}  :: paralaje {f}
parallel {adj} /ˈpæɹəlɛl/ (equally distant from one another at all points)  :: paralelo
parallelepiped {n} /ˌpærəˌlɛləˈpaɪpɪd/ (solid figure)  :: paralelepípedo {m}
parallelogram {n} /ˌpæ.ɹə.ˈlɛl.ə.ˌgɹæm/ (convex quadrilateral in which each pair of opposite edges are parallel and of equal length)  :: paralelogramo {m}
Paralympic Games {prop} (international sports competition for people with physical disabilities)  :: Juegos Paralímpicos {m-p}
Paralympics {prop} (Paralympic Games) SEE: Paralympic Games  ::
paralyse {v} (paralyse) SEE: paralyze  ::
paralysis {n} (loss of muscle control)  :: parálisis
paralytic {adj} (affected by paralysis)  :: paralítico
paralytic {n} /ˌpærəˈlɪtɪk/ (person suffering from paralysis)  :: paralítico {m}, paralítica {f}
paralyze {v} (to afflict with paralysis)  :: paralizar
paralyzing {adj} (that paralyzes)  :: paralizador, paralizante
paramagnetic {adj} (exhibiting paramagnetism)  :: paramagnético
paramagnetism {n} /ˌpæ.rə.ˈmæɡ.nə.tɪ.zəm/ (tendency of dipoles)  :: paramagnetismo {m}
Paramaribo {prop} (capital of Suriname)  :: Paramaribo {m}
paramecium {n} /parəˈmiːsɪəm/ (organism)  :: paramecio {m}
paramedic {n} (individual trained to stabilize people outside of hospital)  :: paramédico {m}, paramédica {f}
parameter {n} /pəˈɹæm.ə.tə/  :: parámetro {m}
parametric {adj} (of, relating to, or defined using parameters)  :: paramétrico
paramount {adj} /ˈpæ.ɹəˌmaʊnt/ (supreme)  :: supremo, sumo
paramour {n} /ˈpæɹəmɔɹ/ (illicit lover)  :: amante {m} {f}, amor prohibido {m}, aventura secreta {f}
paranoia {n} (Extreme, irrational distrust of others)  :: paranoia {f}
paranoia {n} /ˌpæ.rəˈnɔɪ.ə/ (A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution)  :: paranoia {f}
paranoiac {n} (somebody who has paranoia) SEE: paranoid  ::
paranoid {n} /ˈpɛɹ.ə.ˌnɔɪd/ (someone suffering from paranoia)  :: paranoico
paranormal {adj}  :: paranormal
paraphernalia {n} /ˌpæɹəfəˈneɪli.ə/ (miscellaneous items)  :: parafernalia {f}
paraphrase {n} (restatement of a text)  :: paráfrasis
paraphrase {v} (to compose a paraphrase)  :: parafrasear
paraplegia {n} (paralysed condition)  :: paraplejia {f}
paraplegic {adj} (of, related to, or suffering from paraplegia)  :: parapléjico
paraplegic {n} (person who suffers from paraplegia)  :: parapléjico {m}
parapsychology {n} /ˌpɛrəˌsaɪˈkɑlədʒi/ (study of that which cannot yet be explained)  :: parapsicología {f}
parasailing {n} (recreational activity)  :: parapente {m}
parasite {n} ((generally undesirable) living organism that exists by stealing resources from another living organism)  :: parásito {m}
parasite {n} /ˈpæɹəˌsaɪt/ (useless person who always relies on other people's work and gives nothing back)  :: parásito {m}
parasitic {adj} (drawing upon another organism for sustenance)  :: parasitario, parásito
parasitic {adj} (pertaining to a biological or symbolic parasite)  :: parasítico, parasitario
parasitical {adj} (parasitic) SEE: parasitic  ::
parasiticide {n} (substance used to kill parasites)  :: parasiticida {m} {f}
parasitise {v} (parasitize) SEE: parasitize  ::
parasitoid {n} (organism that is parasitic during part of its life cycle)  :: parasitoide {m}
parasitology {n} (study of parasites)  :: parasitología {f}
parasol {n} (umbrella used as protection from the sun)  :: parasol
parasympathetic {adj} (relating to part of the autonomic nervous system)  :: parasimpático
parasympathetic nervous system {n} (parasympathetic nervous system)  :: sistema nervioso parasimpático {m}
parataxis {n} /paɹəˈtaksɪs/ (in grammar)  :: parataxis {f}
paratransit {n} (auxiliary transit service)  :: paratránsito {m}, paratransporte {m}
paratrooper {n} (soldier that parachutes from aircraft)  :: paracaidista {m} {f}
parboil {v} (partially boil)  :: sancochar
parcel {n} /ˈpʰɑɹ.səɫ]/ (package wrapped for shipment)  :: paquete {m}
parched {adj} (dry)  :: reseco
parched {adj} (thirsty)  :: sediento
parchment {n} (document)  :: pergamino {m}
parchment {n} (material)  :: pergamino {m}
parchment paper {n} (paper used in baking)  :: papel sulfurizado {m}, papel del horno {m}
pardon {interj} (interjection, request to repeat)  :: ¿cómo?, ¿perdón?, ¿ah? [Colombia, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, colloquial], ¿eh? [Cuba, Spain, colloquial], ¿mande? [Mexico, colloquial]
pardon {n} /ˈpɑɹɾn̩/ (forgiveness for an offence)  :: perdón {m}
pardon {n} (releasing order)  :: indulto {m}
pardon {v} (to forgive)  :: perdonar
pardon {v} (to grant an official pardon)  :: indultar
pardon me {phrase} (sorry, as an apology)  :: discúlpeme
pardon my French {v} (please excuse my swearing or bad language (idiomatic))  :: perdona mis garabatos
pare {v} /peə(ɹ)/ (To remove the outer covering or skin of something with a knife)  :: pelar
pareidolia {n} /pɛɹ.aɪˈdoʊ.li.ə/ (tendency to interpret vague stimuli as something familiar)  :: pareidolia {f}
paremiology {n} (the study of proverbs)  :: paremiología {f}
parent {n}  :: padre {m}, madre {f}, origen {m}
parent {n} (parent company) SEE: parent company  ::
parent {n} /ˈpɛəɹənt/ (person from whom one is descended)  :: padre
parentage {n} (Pertaining to one's parents)  :: parentela {f}
parent company {n} (a company that owns or controls another company)  :: casa central
parenthesis {n} ((mathematics, logic) brackets used to clarify expressions by grouping terms affected by a common operator)  :: paréntesis {m}
parenthesis {n}  :: paréntesis {m}
parenthesis {n} /pəˈrɛnθəsɪs/ (either of a pair of brackets ( ))  :: paréntesis {m}
parenthesise {v} /pəˈɹɛnθ.ə.saɪz/ (parenthesise) SEE: parenthesize  ::
parenthesize {v} /pəˈɹɛnθ.ə.saɪz/ (place in parentheses)  :: poner entre paréntesis
parenthetically {adv} /ˈpæɹənˌθɛtɪkli/ (incidentally)  :: como ladillo, entre paréntesis
parents {n} /ˈpɛɹənts/ (one's mother and father)  :: padres {m-p}
paresthesis {n} (paresthesia) SEE: paresthesia  ::
parhelion {n} /pɑːˈhiːlɪən/ (bright spot in the sky due to refraction of the sun by ice crystals)  :: parhelio
pariah {n} /pəˈraɪə/ (an outcast)  :: paria {m} {f} apestado {m}
parietal lobe {n} /pəˈraɪətəl ˌloʊb/ (Division of cerebrum)  :: lóbulo parietal {m}
Paris {prop} /ˈpæ.ɹɪs/ (capital of France)  :: París {m}
Paris {prop} /ˈpæɹ.ɪs/ (Trojan prince)  :: Paris {m}
parish {n} (members of the parish)  :: feligreses {m-p}
parish {n} /ˈpɛɹɪʃ/ (part of a diocese)  :: parroquia {f}, congregación {f}, congregación, congregación {f}
Parisian {adj} (of Paris)  :: parisino, parisiense
Parisian {n} /pəˈɹiʒən/ (someone from Paris)  :: parisiense {m} {f}, parisino {m}
parity {n} (equality, comparability)  :: paridad {f}
park {n} (an enclosed parcel of land stocked with animals for hunting)  :: coto {m}
park {n} (ground for recreation)  :: parque {m}
park {n} /pɑɹk]/ (ground for preservation of game, etc.)  :: parque {m}
park {v} (bring to a halt)  :: estacionar, aparcar
parka {n} (long jacket)  :: parka {f}
parking {n} /ˈpɑːkɪŋ/ (space)  :: estacionamiento {m}, aparcamiento {m}
parking lot {n} (open area, generally paved, where automobiles may be left when not in use)  :: aparcamiento {m}, estacionamiento {m}, parking, parqueadero {m}, parqueo {m}
Parkinson's disease {n} (Parkinson's disease)  :: enfermedad de Parkinson {f}
parkour {n} /pɑɹˈkʊɹ/ (athletic discipline)  :: parkour
parlance {n} /ˈpɑɹ.ləns/ (A certain way of speaking (or using words))  :: jerga {f}, sociolecto {m}
parley {v} /ˈpɑːlɪ/ (discusion)  :: parlamentar
parliament {n} /ˈpɑɹləmənt/ (an elected political institution)  :: parlamento {m}
parliamentary {adj} (of, relating to, or enacted by a parliament)  :: parlamentario
Parmenides {prop} (philosopher)  :: Parménides
Parmesan {n} (parmesan) SEE: parmesan  ::
parochial {adj} (characterized by an unsophisticated focus on local concerns)  :: provinciano {m}
parochial {adj} /pəˈɹoʊkiəl/ (pertaining to a parish)  :: parroquial
parochialism {n} (state of being parochial)  :: provincianismo
parochial vicar {n} (priest)  :: vicario parroquial {m}
parodic {adj} (of, related to, or having the characteristics of parody)  :: paródico
parody {n} /ˈpɛɹədi/ (expression making fun of something else)  :: parodia {f}
parody {v} (to make a parody of something)  :: parodiar
paroemia {n} (proverb) SEE: proverb  ::
parole {n} /pə.ˈɹoʊɫ]/ (law: a release of (a prisoner))  :: libertad condicional {f}
parole officer {n} (probation officer) SEE: probation officer  ::
paronym {n} (word with same root as other word)  :: parónimo {m}
parotid {n} (parotid gland) SEE: parotid gland  ::
parousia {n} (Second Coming of Christ)  :: parusía {f}
paroxysm {n} /ˈpæɹ.əkˌsɪz.əm/ (random or sudden outburst)  :: paroxismo {m}
paroxytone {n} (paroxytone)  :: palabra llana {f}
parquet {n} /pɑːɹˈkeɪ/ (the part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle) SEE: stall  ::
parrot {n} (channel coal) SEE: channel coal  ::
parrot {n} /ˈpɛɹət/ (kind of bird)  :: papagayo {m}, loro {m}, cotorra {f}
parrot {n} (person who repeats what was said)  :: papagayo
parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
parrot {v} (to repeat exactly without showing understanding)  :: hablar como un papagayo
parse {n} (act of parsing)  :: procesamiento {m}, análisis {m}
parse {n} (result of parsing)  :: resultado {m}, análisis {m}
parse {v} (have a computer program split a file or other input into bits of data that can be easily stored or manipulated)  :: procesar
parse {v} /pɑɹs/ (resolve into its elements (grammar))  :: analizar, descomponer
parsec {n} (parallax second)  :: parsec, pársec
parser {n} /ˈpɑː(ɹ).zə/ (computer program)  :: escrutador {m}
parsimony {n} (great reluctance to spend money unnecessarily)  :: parsimonia
parsley {n} (herb)  :: perejil {m}
parsnip {n} (the plant Pastinaca sativa)  :: chirivía {f}
parson's nose {n} (tail of a cooked fowl)  :: rabadilla del pollo {f}, chunchucuyo {m} [colloquial, El Salvador]
part {n} (group inside a larger group )  :: categoría {f}, parte {f}
part {n} (hair dividing line )  :: raya {f}, carrera {f} [Colombia, Costa Rica, Venezuela], partido {m} [Northwestern Venezuela], partidura {f} [Chile, Panama, Puerto Rico], retiro {m} [Eastern Venezuela]
part {n} (position or role )  :: papel {m}
part {n} /pɑɹt/ (fraction of a whole )  :: parte {f}, porción {f}, pedazo {m}, trozo {m}
part {v}  :: hacer una raya
part {v} (to become divided in two or separated)  :: partirse, apartarse
part {v} (to divide in two)  :: partir, repartir
part {v} (to leave)  :: separarse, partir
partake {v} /pɑɹˈteɪk/ (to take part in an activity)  :: participar
part and parcel {n} (essential piece)  :: parte integral {f}
parthenogenesis {n} /ˌpɑɹθənoʊˈd͡ʒɛnəsəs/ (asexual reproduction) SEE: agamogenesis  ::
Parthenon {prop} /ˈpɑːrθənɑːn/ (ancient temple to Athena)  :: Partenón {m}
Parthian {adj} /ˈpɑːθɪən/ (relating to Parthia)  :: parto {m}, parta {f}
Parthian {n} (language)  :: parto {m}
Parthian {n} (person)  :: parto {m}, parta {f}
partial {adj} (biased)  :: parcial
partial {adj} (existing in part)  :: parcial
partial derivative {n} (derivative with respect to one variable)  :: derivada parcial {f}
partiality {n} (preference)  :: parcialidad {f}
partially {adv} (to a partial degree)  :: en parte, parcialmente
participant {n} (one who participates)  :: participante {f}
participate {v} /pɑːˈtɪsɪpeɪt/ (to join in, to take part, to involve oneself)  :: participar
participation {n} (act of participating)  :: participación {f}
participator {n} (one who participates)  :: participante {m} {f}
participatory democracy {n} (Political system)  :: democracia participativa {f}
participial {n} (participle) SEE: participle  ::
participle {n} /ˈpɑːrtɪˌsɪpəl/ (verb form)  :: participio {m}
particle {n} (elementary particle or subatomic particle)  :: partícula {f}
particle {n} /ˈpɑːɹdəkəl/ (body with very small size)  :: partícula {f}
particle {n} (word that does not belong to any particular part of speech)  :: partícula {f}
particle accelerator {n} (a device that accelerates electrically charged particles to extremely high speeds)  :: acelerador de partículas {m}
particle physics {n} (particle physics)  :: física de partículas {f}
partisan {n} /ˈpɑɹ.tɪ.zən/ (adherent to a party)  :: partidario {m}
partition {n} (collection of non-empty, disjoint subsets of a set)  :: partición {f}
partition {n} (division of a territory)  :: partición {f}
partition {n} /pɑɹˈtɪʃən/ (part of something that had been divided)  :: parte {f}
partition {n} (section of a hard disk separately formatted)  :: partición {f}
partition {v} (divide something into parts)  :: partir
partitive {adj} (grammar: indicating a part)  :: partitivo
partitive {n} (partitive case)  :: caso partitivo {m}
partitive case {n} (case used to indicate that an object is affected only partially by the verb) SEE: partitive  ::
partiture {n} (score (music)) SEE: score  ::
partner {n} (someone who is associated with another in a common activity or interest)  :: compañero {m}
partocracy {n} (government by political parties)  :: partitocracia {f}
part of speech {n} (the function a word or phrase performs)  :: parte de la oración {f}, parte de oración {f}, categoría gramatical {f}, parte del habla {f}
partridge {n} /ˈpɑrtrɪd͡ʒ/ (any bird of the genera Perdix or Alectoris)  :: perdiz {f}
part-time {adj} (involving less than the normal time)  :: tiempo parcial {m}, jornada parcial {f}
parturition {n} (act of giving birth)  :: parto {m}, nacimiento {m}
party {n} (group of people forming one side in a given dispute, contest etc.)  :: partido {m}
party {n} (political group)  :: partido {m}
party {n} /ˈpɑɹ.ti/ (law: particular side in a contract or legal action)  :: parte contratante {f}
party {n} (social gathering)  :: fiesta {f}, reventón {m}, pachanga {f}, carrete {m}
party {v} (to celebrate at a party)  :: divertirse, fiestar
party animal {n} (person known for frequent, enthusiastic attendance at parties)  :: fiestero {m}, fiestera {f}, marchoso {m}, marchosa {f}
party of the first part {n}  :: primera parte {f}
party of the second part {n} (party against whom a complaint was initially raised in a court)  :: segunda parte {f}
party pooper {n} (one who dampens the fun of a group activity) SEE: spoilsport  ::
par value {n} (face value) SEE: face value  ::
parvenu {adj} /ˈpɑɹ.və.nju/  :: parvenido
Pasargadae {prop} (ancient city of Persia)  :: Pasargada
Pascal {prop} (male given name)  :: Pascual
Pascal's wager {prop} (Pascal's wager)  :: la apuesta de Pascal
paschal candle {n} (a large white candle used at Easter)  :: cirio pascual {m}
Paschal Lamb {n} (Jesus Christ, symbolized as a sacrifice)  :: Cordero de Dios
Paschal Lamb {n} /ˈpæs.kəl ˈlæm/ (the lamb eaten at Passover)  :: cordero de Pascua Florida
pasha {n} /ˈpɑʃə/ (title)  :: pachá {m}, bajá {m}
Pashtun {prop} (Pashto) SEE: Pashto  ::
paska {n} (paskha) SEE: paskha  ::
paskha {n} (Easter dessert)  :: paska {f}
paso doble {n} (Spanish ballroom dance)  :: pasodoble {m}, paso-doble {m}
pass {n} /pæs/ (opening, road, or track, available for passing)  :: paso {m}, pasaje {m}
pass {n} (password) SEE: password  ::
pass {v} (advance through all the steps or stages necessary to validity or effectiveness)  :: pasar
pass {v} (change from one state to another)  :: pasar
pass {v} (die)  :: fallecer
pass {v} (go by, over, etc)  :: pasar
pass {v} (go from one person to another)  :: pasar
pass {v} (go through any inspection or test successfully)  :: pasar, (exam) aprobar
pass {v} (go through the intestines)  :: pasar
pass {v} (happen)  :: pasar, ocurrir, suceder
pass {v} (move beyond the range of the senses or of knowledge)  :: pasar
pass {v} (move or be moved from one place to another)  :: pasar
pass {v} (to be tolerated)  :: pasar
pass {v} (to continue)  :: pasar
passacaglia {n}  :: passacalle, pasacalle
passage {n} /ˈpæsɪd͡ʒ/ (section of text or music)  :: pasaje {m}
passageway {n} (any way for passing in, out or through something)  :: pasillo {m}
pass away {v} (to die (euphemistic))  :: fallecer
pass down {v} (to hand over)  :: heredar, pasar
passenger {n} /ˈpæsənd͡ʒəɹ/ (one who rides or travels in a train, motor vehicle, boat, ship, ferry, hovercraft, aircraft, etc.)  :: pasajero {m}
passenger car {n} (A road vehicle that carries passengers)  :: turismo {m}
passenger kilometer {n} (unit)  :: kilómetros-pasajero {m}
passenger mile {n} (unit)  :: millas-pasajero {f}
passenger pigeon {n} (an extinct bird of the species Ectopistes migratorius)  :: paloma migratoria {f}
passer-by {n} (a person who is passing by)  :: transeúnte {m} {f}, viandante {m} {f}
pass gas {v} (break wind) SEE: break wind  ::
passing {adj} (done only in passing; vague, cursory)  :: superficial, somero
passing {adj} (pre-eminent, excellent)  :: excelente
passing {adj} /ˈpɑːsɪŋ/ (that passes away; ephemeral)  :: pasajero
passing {adv} ((now literary or archaic) Surpassingly, greatly)  :: extremadamente
passing {n} (death, dying; the end)  :: muerte {f}
passing {n} (fact of going past; movement from one place or state to another)  :: paso {m}
passing {n} (law: act of approving a bill etc.)  :: aprobación {f}
passing {n} (sports: act of passing)  :: pase {m}
passion {n} /ˈpʰæʃən]/ (any great emotion)  :: pasión {f}
passionate {adj} (fired with intense feeling)  :: apasionado
passionately {adv} (in a passionate manner)  :: apasionadamente
passionflower {n} (flower)  :: pasionaria {f}
passionflower {n} (plant)  :: pasionaria {f}
passion fruit {n} (edible fruit)  :: granadilla {f}, maracuyá {m}, calala {f} [Nicaragua], chinola {f} [Dominican Republic], parcha {f} [Puerto Rico], parchita {f} [Venezuela]
passive {adj} /ˈpæs.ɪv/ (psychology: being inactive and receptive in a relationship)  :: pasivo
passive {adj}  :: pasivo
passive {n} (passive voice) SEE: passive voice  ::
passively {adv} /ˈpæs.ɪv.li/ (in a passive manner; without conscious or self-directed action)  :: pasivamente
passive voice {n} (grammatical term)  :: voz pasiva {f}
passivity {n} /pæsˈɪvɪti/ (the state of being passive)  :: pasividad {f}
pass on {v} (to convey or communicate)  :: pasar
pass on {v} (To die) SEE: die  ::
pass out {v} (to distribute)  :: distribuir
pass out {v} (to faint)  :: desmayarse
pass out {v} (to graduate)  :: graduarse
Passover {prop} (Pesach)  :: pascua {f}
passport {n} /ˈpæspɔɹt/ (official document)  :: pasaporte {m}
pass through {v} (to surreptitiously penetrate, enter or gain access) SEE: infiltrate  ::
pass through {v} (to transit)  :: atravesar
password {n} (computing: string of characters known only to a user)  :: contraseña {f}
password {n} /ˈpæswɜːɹd/ (word used to gain admittance)  :: contraseña
past {adj} (ago) SEE: ago  ::
past {n} ((grammar) past tense)  :: pretérito {m}
past {n} /pæst/ (period of time that has already happened)  :: pasado {m}
pasta {n} /ˈpɑːstə/ (pieces of dough made from wheat and water)  :: pastas {f-p}
Pastafarianism {n} (a parody religion)  :: pastafarismo {m}
paste {n} (an adhesive paste)  :: engrudo {m}, cola {f}
paste {n} (lead-containing glass, or an artificial gemstone thereof)  :: pasta {f}
paste {n} /peɪst/ (a soft mixture)  :: pasta {f}
paste {n} (soft mixture of pounded foods)  :: paté {m}, budín {m}
paste {n} (soft mixture used in making pastry)  :: masa {f}
pasteurise {v} (pasteurize) SEE: pasteurize  ::
pasteurize {v} (to heat food in order to kill harmful organisms)  :: pasterizar, pasteurizar
past historic tense {n} (tense)  :: pretérito
pastiche {n} /pæsˈtiʃ/ (work that imitates the work of a previous artist)  :: pastiche {m}
pastie {n} (pie)  :: paste {m}
pastime {n} /ˈpæs.taɪm/ (that which amuses)  :: pasatiempo {m}
pastor {n} /ˈpæstɚ/ (shepherd) SEE: shepherd  ::
pastoral {adj} /ˌpæsˈtɔːɹəl/ (of or pertaining to shepherds)  :: pastoral
past participle {n} (past participle)  :: participio pasado {m}
pastrami {n} /pəˈstɹɑːmi/ (seasoned smoked cut of beef)  :: pastrami {m}
pastry {n} /ˈpeɪstri/ (food group)  :: pastel {m}, pastelería {f}
pastry shop {n} (pastry shop) SEE: patisserie  ::
past tense {n} (form of language)  :: tiempo pasado {m}, pretérito
pasture {n} /ˈpɑːstjə/ (land on which cattle can be kept for feeding)  :: pasto {m}, pradera
pasture {v} (graze) SEE: graze  ::
pasture {v} (to herd animals into a pasture)  :: pastar
pasty {adj} (pale, lacking colour)  :: pálido {m}, opaco {m}
pasty {adj} /ˈpeɪsti/ (like paste, sticky)  :: pastoso {m}, pegajoso {m}
pasty {n} /ˈpæsti/ (A type of seasoned meat and vegetable pie)  :: paste {m}
patagium {n} /pætəˈdʒaɪəm/  :: patagio {m}
Patagonia {prop} (geographical region)  :: Patagonia {f}
Patagonian {adj} (of or pertaining to Patagonia)  :: patagónico
patch {n} (computing: patch file) SEE: patch file  ::
patch {n} (figuratively: fit) SEE: fit  ::
patch {n} (medicine: adhesive piece of material impregnated with a drug)  :: parche {m}
patch {n} (medicine: cover worn over a damaged eye) SEE: eyepatch  ::
patch {n} /pætʃ/ (piece of cloth used to repair a garment)  :: parche {m}
patch {n} (paltry fellow) SEE: fool  ::
patch file {n} (patch) SEE: patch  ::
patchwork {n} (a work composed of many different colors and shapes)  :: almazuela
patella {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
patent {adj} (explicit and obvious)  :: patente
patent {n} (patent leather) SEE: patent leather  ::
patent {n} /ˈpeɪtənt/ (declaration issued by a government to an inventor)  :: patente {m}
patent leather {n} (glossy leather)  :: charol {m}, patente {m} [Venezuela]
patent log {n} (taffrail log) SEE: taffrail log  ::
patent medicine {n}  :: específico {m}, especialidad farmacéutica {f}
paterfamilias {n} (a man who is the head of a household)  :: jefe de familia {m}
paternal {adj} (fatherly; behaving as or characteristic of a father)  :: paternal
paternal {adj} /pəˈtɜː(r)nəl/ (of or pertaining to one's father)  :: paterno
paternal aunt {n} (the sister of one's father)  :: tía {f}
paternal grandfather {n} (one's father's father)  :: abuelo paterno {m}
paternal grandmother {n} (one's father's mother)  :: abuela paterna {f}
paternal uncle {n} (brother of one's father)  :: tío {m}, tío paterno {m}
paternity {n} (fatherhood) SEE: fatherhood  ::
paternoster {n} (a rosary) SEE: rosary  ::
paternoster {n} (the Lord's prayer)  :: paternóster {m}
path {n}  :: camino {m}, sendero {m}
path {n} /pæθ/ (a trail for the use of, or worn by, pedestrians)  :: senda {f}, sendero {m}
pathetic {adj} (arousing scorn or contempt)  :: patético
pathetic {adj} /pəˈθɛtɪk/ (arousing pity, sympathy, or compassion)  :: patético
pathogen {n} (an organism or substance that causes disease)  :: patógeno {m}
pathogenesis {n} (pathogenesis)  :: patogénesis {f}
pathogenic {adj} (able to cause disease)  :: patógeno {m}
pathognomonic {adj} (Beyond any doubt diagnostic for a particular disease)  :: patognomónico
pathological {adj} (pertaining to pathology)  :: patológico
pathological {adj} (relating to or caused by a physical or mental disorder)  :: patológico
pathologically {adv} (in a pathological manner)  :: patológicamente
pathologist {n} (expert in pathology)  :: patólogo
pathology {n} (an abnormality)  :: patología {f}
pathology {n} (the branch of medicine)  :: patología {f}
patience {n} (game that can be played by one person)  :: solitario
patience {n} (quality of being patient)  :: paciencia {f}
patient {adj} (not losing one's temper while waiting)  :: paciente {m} {f}
patient {n} (someone who receives treatment from a doctor)  :: paciente
patiently {adv} (in a patient manner)  :: pacientemente
patina {n} /pəˈtin.ə/ (color or incrustation which age and wear give to objects)  :: pátina {f}
patine {v} (coat an object with a patina)  :: patinar
patio {n} (an inner courtyard typical of traditional Spanish houses)  :: patio {m}
patio {n} /ˈpætioʊ/ (a paved outside area, adjoining a house, used for dining or recreation)  :: patio {m}
patisserie {n} (pastry shop)  :: pastelería {f}
patolli {n} (board game)  :: patole {m}
Patras {prop} /pəˈtræs/ (city of Greece)  :: Patras
patriarch {n} /ˈpeɪtɹɪɑːk/ (male leader)  :: patriarca {m}
patriarchal {adj} (relating to patriarchy)  :: patriarcal
patriarchy {n} (office of the patriarch) SEE: patriarchate  ::
patriarchy {n} (social system)  :: patriarcado {m}
Patricia {prop} (female given name)  :: Patricia
patriciate {n} (aristocracy or nobility)  :: patriciado {m}
Patrick {prop} /ˈpætrɪk/ (given name)  :: Patricio
patrimony {n} (inheritance from one's ancestor)  :: patrimonio {m}
patriot {n} /ˈpeɪ.t(ʃ)ɹi.ət/ (person who loves, supports and defends their country)  :: patriota {m} {f}
patriotic {adj} (inspired by patriotism)  :: patriótico
patriotism {n} (love of one's own country)  :: patriotismo {m}
patristic {adj} (pertaining to early Christian church leaders)  :: patrístico {m}
patrol {n}  :: patrulla {f}
patrol {n} /pəˈtɹoʊl/ (going of the rounds)  :: patrulla {f}
patrol {v} (go the rounds along a chain of sentinels)  :: patrullar
patrol {v} (go the rounds of, as a sentry, guard or policeman)  :: patrullar
patrol {v}  :: patrullar
patrolman {n} (police officer, especially a junior one who does patrol instead of detection or supervising of other policemen)  :: patrullero {m}
patron {n}  :: patrocinador; cliente
patron {n} /ˈpeɪt(ʃ).ɹən/ (customer)  :: cliente {m}
patronage {n} (customers collectively; clientele; business)  :: clientela {f}
patronage {n}  :: patrocinio {m}
patronize {v} /ˈpeɪt(ʃ).ɹə.naɪz/ (To assume a tone of unjustified superiority)  :: menospreciar
patronizing {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending  ::
patronymic {n} (a name from father's name)  :: patronímico
patsy {n} (a person who is taken advantage of)  :: cabeza de turco
pattern {n} (intelligible arrangement which has a mathematical, geometric, statistical etc. relationship)  :: dibujo {m}, forma {f}
pattern {n} (motif or decoration)  :: diseño {m}, estampado {m}, ornamento {m}, adorno {m}
pattern {n} /ˈpædəɹn/ (that from which a copy is made)  :: molde, patrón {m}
pattern {n}  :: patrón {m}
pattern {v} (apply a pattern)  :: estructurar, estampar, perfilar
patty {n} (a portion of ground meat)  :: empanadilla {f}, tortita {f}, hamburguesa {f}
pattycake {n} (children's game in which two people alternately clap their own and each other's hands)  :: arepitas
paucity {n} /ˈpɑsɪti/ (fewness in number; a small number)  :: penuria {f}, escasez {f}
Paul {prop} (male given name)  :: Pablo
Paul {prop} /pɔl/ (the Apostle)  :: Pablo
Paula {prop} (female given name)  :: Paula
Paulette {prop} (female given name)  :: Paulette
Paulínia {prop} (city in São Paulo)  :: San Pablo, São Paulo
paunch {n} (large, protruding belly)  :: panza {f}, barriga {f}, guata {f}
paunch {n} /pɔːntʃ/ (first stomach of ruminant; rumen)  :: panza {f}
pause {n} (temporary stop or rest)  :: pausa {f}
pause {v} /pɔz/ (to interrupt something)  :: pausar, interrumpir, suspender
pave {v} ((North American) to cover with stones, asphalt, etc)  :: pavimentar
pave {v} /peɪv/ ((British) to cover with paving stones)  :: pavimentar
paved {adj} (covered in pavement)  :: asfaltado, enlosado
pavement {n} (footpath)  :: acera {f}, [Guatemala, Mexico] banqueta {f}, [Southern Cone] vereda {f}
pavement {n} (surface of road)  :: pavimento {m}
Pavia {prop} (capital)  :: Pavía {f}
Pavia {prop} /pəˈvi.ə/ (province)  :: Pavía {f}
pavilion {n}  :: pabellón
Pavo {prop} (constellation of the southern sky)  :: Pavo
paw {n} /pɔ/ (soft foot of an animal)  :: garra {f}, zarpa {f}, pata {f}
pawa {n} (edible univalve mollusc)  :: oreja de mar {f}, abulón {m}
pawl {n} /pɔːl/ (pawl)  :: matraca {f}
pawn {n} (instance of pawning something)  :: empeño {m}
pawn {n} /pɔn/ (chess piece)  :: peón {m}
pawn {n} ((rare) type of shop)  :: casa de empeños {f}
pawn {n} (someone who is being manipulated)  :: peón {m}
pawn {v} (give as security for loan)  :: empeñar
pawnbroker {n} (person who makes monetary loans at interest, taking personal property as security)  :: prestamista {m-f}
pawnshop {n} /ˈpɔːnʃɑːp/ (business premises of a pawnbroker)  :: casa de empeño {f}
pawpaw {n} (Any of several trees)  :: papayo {m}
pawpaw {n} (fruit)  :: papaya {f}
pay {n} (money given in return for work)  :: pago {m}, paga {f}
pay {v} /peɪ/ (to give money in exchange for goods or services)  :: pagar
pay {v} (to be profitable)  :: pagar, redituar, valer la pena, salir a cuenta
pay-as-you-go {n} (payment method)  :: prepago {m}
pay attention {v} (to be attentive)  :: prestar la atención (to a person), poner la atención (to an idea or thing), tomar en cuenta, pescar [colloquial]
pay back {v} /peɪ bæk/ (to repay)  :: pagar
payback {n} (a form of recompense)  :: recompensa {f}
payback {n} /ˈpeɪbæk/ (an act of revenge)  :: venganza {f}, desquite {m}, revancha {f}
payday {n} (day on which an employee's salary is paid)  :: día de pago
payess {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews) SEE: sidelock  ::
payment {n} (a sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services)  :: pago {m}
payment {n} /ˈpeɪ̯mənt/ (the act of paying)  :: pago
pay off {v} (to become worthwhile; to produce a net benefit)  :: valer la pena, recompensar, salir a cuenta
pay off {v} (to bribe, especially to deter oversight)  :: sobornar
pay off {v} (to pay back (repay, pay off) the entirety of a loan, thereby effecting the release of a lien on)  :: pagar, cancelar
pay off {v} (to pay back; to repay)  :: recompensar
pay one's last respects {v}  :: dar las condolencias, pagar (mis/sus/los) respetos
payot {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews) SEE: sidelock  ::
payphone {n} (a public telephone)  :: teléfono público {m}
payroll {n} /ˈpeɪɹoʊl/ (list of employees who receive salary or wages, together with the amounts due to each)  :: nómina {f} [Latin America], planilla {f} [Central America], plantilla {f} [Spain]
pay the bills {v} (provide enough income)  :: pagar las cuentas
pea {n} (edible seed)  :: [raw pea] alverja {f} [Peru], [Latin America, Spain's Canary Islands] arveja {f}, [Cuba, Mexico, Spain's Costa del Sol and Northwest] chícharo {m}, [Spain standard usage, formal in other countries] guisante {m}, [Southeastern Spain - also : présol] pésol {m}, [tender pea] petit pois {m} [Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela - pronounced 'petipuá'], bisalto {m}
pea {n} /piː/ (plant)  :: guisante
peace {n} (harmony, lack of conflict in personal relations)  :: paz {f}
peace {n} /pʰis/ (tranquility, quiet, harmony)  :: paz {f}, sosiego {m}
peace {n} (state of being free from war)  :: paz {f}
peace {n} (state of mind)  :: paz {f}
peaceable {adj} (characterized by peace)  :: pacífico, apacible
peaceable {adj} /ˈpiːsəb(ə)l/ (in favour of peace)  :: pacifista
Peace Corps {prop} (US volunteerism agency)  :: Cuerpo de Paz
peaceful {adj} (motionless and calm; placid)  :: tranquilo, plácido
peaceful {adj} /ˈpiːsfəl/ (not at war or disturbed by strife or turmoil)  :: pacífico
peaceful coexistence {n} (mutual non-interference)  :: coexistencia pacífica {f}
peacefully {adv} (in a peaceful manner)  :: pacíficamente
peach {n} (fruit)  :: durazno {m} [Mexico], melocotón {m} [Colombia, Spain]
peach {n} /piːt͡ʃ/ (tree)  :: duraznero {m}, durazno {m}, melocotonero {m}, melocotón {m}
peachfuzz {n} (fuzz on the skin of a peach)  :: vellosidad {f}
peachfuzz {n} (soft, scanty beard of an adolescent male)  :: vellos {m}
peacock {n} /ˈpiːkɔk/ (bird)  :: pavo real {m}, pavorreal {m}
peafowl {n} /ˈpiːˌfaʊl/ (a pheasant of the genus Pavo or Afropavo)  :: pavo
peak {n}  :: cima {f}
peak {n} /piːk/ (mountain top)  :: cima {f}
peak flow meter {n} (instrument that monitors the peak expiratory flow rate)  :: medidor de flujo espiratorio {m}
peak hour {n} (rush hour) SEE: rush hour  ::
peak season {n} (highest demand)  :: temporada alta {f}
peanut {n} /ˈpiːˌnʌt/ (a legume resembling a nut)  :: [Latin America] maní {m}, [Mexico] cacahuate, [Spain] cacahuete {m}
peanut butter {n} (a spread made from ground peanuts)  :: [Mexico] crema de cacahuate {f}, mantequilla de maní {f}
peanut milk {n} (milky liquid from peanuts)  :: leche de maní {f}, leche de cacahuates {f}
pear {n} /pɛɹ/ (fruit)  :: pera {f}
pear {n} (tree)  :: peral {m}
pearl {n} (brill) SEE: brill  ::
pearl {n} (fringe or border) SEE: fringe  ::
pearl {n} (light-colored tern) SEE: tern  ::
pearl {n} (mother-of-pearl) SEE: mother-of-pearl  ::
pearl {n} (one of the tubercles on a deer's antler) SEE: tubercle  ::
pearl {n} /pɝl/ (rounded shelly concretion produced by certain mollusks)  :: perla {f}
pearl barley {n} (barley with the husk and bran removed)  :: mote {m}, mote de trigo {m}, cebada perlada {f}, trigo perlado {m}
pearl diver {n} (dishwasher) SEE: dishwasher  ::
pearl tapioca {n} (edible balls made from tapioca) SEE: tapioca pearl  ::
pearly antshrike {n} (passerine bird)  :: batará perlado
pearly whites {n} (idiom for "teeth")  :: [dienties] blanquitos {m}
pear tree {n} (a tree of the genus Pyrus)  :: peral {m}
peasant {n} (country person)  :: campesino {m}
peasant {n}  :: montañero {m}, peón {m}
peasant {n} /ˈpɛzənt/ (member of the agriculture low class)  :: campesino {m}
peasantry {n} (impoverished rural farm workers)  :: campesinado {m}
peat {n} /piːt/ (soil)  :: turba {f}
pebble {n} /ˈpɛb.əl/ (stone)  :: guijarro {m}
pecan {n} /ˌpi(ː)ˈkɒːn]/ (a deciduous tree Carya illinoinensis)  :: pacano {m}, pecán {m}, pacana {f}
pecan {n} (the nut of this tree)  :: nuez pecana {f}, pecana {f}, pacana {f}, pecán {m}, nuez de la isla {f}, nuez encarcelada {f}
peccadillo {n} /ˌpɛ.kəˈdɪ.loʊ/ (small sin or flaw)  :: pecadillo {m}
peccary {n} (a family of mammals related to pigs and hippos)  :: pecarí {m}, báquiro {m} [Venezuela], chancho de monte {m} [Argentina, Bolivia, El Salvador, Honduras], coche de monte {m} [Guatemala], jabalí {m} [Mexico], jabalina {f} [Mexico], saíno {m}, [Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama], sahíno {m} [Ecuador, Nicaragua], sajino {m} [Peru]
pechka {n} (Russian oven) SEE: Russian oven  ::
peckerwood {n} (peckerwood sawmill) SEE: peckerwood sawmill  ::
peckerwood {n} /ˈpɛkəwʊd/ (woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker  ::
peckerwood {n} (white, especially ignorant or rustic) SEE: redneck  ::
pectin {n} (substance)  :: pectina {f}
pectinate {adj} /ˈpɛktəneɪt/ (resembling a comb)  :: pectinado
pectoral {adj} (Of or pertaining to the breast)  :: pectoral
pectoral fin {n} (fin located on each side of a fish)  :: aleta pectoral {f}
peculiar {adj} (common or usual for a particular place or circumstance)  :: peculiar, específico {m}
peculiar {adj} (out of the ordinary)  :: peculiar
peculiarity {n} (that which is peculiar)  :: peculiaridad {f}
peculiarity {n} (the quality or state of being peculiar)  :: peculiaridad {f}
pedagogic {adj} /ˌpɛdəˈɡɑːdʒɪk/ (pedagogical) SEE: pedagogical  ::
pedagogical {adj} (of, or relating to pedagogy)  :: pedagógico
pedagogy {n} (activities of educating, teaching or instructing)  :: pedagogía {f}
pedagogy {n} /ˈpɛdəˌgoʊdʒi/ (profession of teaching)  :: pedagogía {f}
pedal {n} /ˈpɛdəl/ (lever operated by one's foot)  :: pedal {m}
pedal {v} (to operate a pedal)  :: pedalear
pedant {n} /ˈpɛdənt/ (person overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning)  :: pedante {m}
pedantic {adj} (being showy of one's knowledge)  :: pedante
pedantic {adj}  :: cursi, maniático, pedante, puntilloso
pedantic {adj} /pəˈdæn.tɪk/ (like a pedant)  :: pedante; pretencioso
pedantical {adj} (pedantic) SEE: pedantic  ::
pedantry {n} (overly ambitious display of learning)  :: pedantería {f}
pedantry {n} /ˈpɛd.ən.tɹi/ (instance of being pedantic)  :: pedantería {f}
peddler {n} (hawker)  :: buhonero {m}, vendedor ambulante {m}
pederast {n} /ˈpɛd.ɚ.ɹæst/ (practitioner of pederasty)  :: pederasta {m}
pederastic {adj} (relating or pertaining to pederasty)  :: pederastico
pederasty {n} (archaic: homosexual anal sex) SEE: sodomy  ::
pederasty {n} /ˈpɛd.ə.ræs.ti/ (pederasty)  :: pederastia {f}
pedestal {n} (the base or foot of a column, statue, vase, lamp, or the like)  :: pedestal {m}, peana {f}
pedestrian {adj} /pəˈdɛst.ɹi.ən/ (of or intended for pedestrians)  :: peatonal
pedestrian {n} (somebody walking rather than using a vehicle)  :: peatón {m}, viandante {m} {f}
pediatrician {n} /ˌpidiəˈtɹɪʃən/ (physician who specialises in pediatrics)  :: pediatra {m} {f}
pedicab {n} (vehicle)  :: bicitaxi {m}, tricitaxi {m}, velotaxi {m}, pedicab {m}
pedicel {n} /ˈpɛdɪsəl/ (stalk of an individual flower)  :: pedicelo {m}
pedicel {n} (slender stalk)  :: pedicelo {m}
pedicel {n} (stalk-like body part)  :: pedicelo {m}
pedicure {n} (superficial cosmetic treatment of the feet and toenails)  :: pedicura {f}
pedigree {n} /ˈpɛ.dɪ.ɡɹi/ (chart of ancestors)  :: pedigrí
pediment {n} (architectural element)  :: frontón {m}
pedometer {n} (device)  :: podómetro {m}, odómetro {m}, cuentapasos {m}
pedophile {n} /ˈpɛ.doʊˌfaɪl/ (an adult who is sexually attracted to children)  :: pedófilo {m}
pedophilia {n} /ˌpɛ.dəˈfiː.li.ə/ (sexual feeling of desire directed by adults towards children)  :: pedofilia {f}
pedophilic {adj} (of, relating to, or pertaining to pedophilia)  :: pedófilo
peduncle {n} (bundle of neurons)  :: pedúnculo {m}
peduncle {n} (stalk supporting an inflorescence, etc)  :: pedúnculo {m}
pedunculate {adj} (having a peduncle)  :: pedunculado
pee {n} (name of the letter P, p)  :: pe {f}
pee {n} (urine)  :: pis, pipí {m}, [Chile] pichí {m}
pee {v} (to urinate)  :: hacer pis, mear
peel {n} (skin of a fruit)  :: cáscara {f}
peel {v} /piːl/ (to remove skin)  :: pelar
peep {n} (feeble utterance or complaint)  :: susurro {m}
peep {n} (look)  :: vistazo {m}
peep {n} /pip/ (quiet sound, particularly one from a baby bird)  :: pío {m}
peep {n} (sandpiper) SEE: sandpiper  ::
peep {v} (make a noise like a baby bird)  :: piar
peep {v} (speak briefly with a quiet voice)  :: susurrar
peep {v} (to look)  :: husmear, espiar
pee-pee {n} (childish: penis) SEE: wee-wee  ::
pee-pee {n} /ˈpiːpiː/ (childish: urine) SEE: wee-wee  ::
peepshow {n} (sex show)  :: peepshow {m}, mundonuevo {m}, espectáculo sicalíptico {m}
peer {n} (noble)  :: par {m}
peer {n} /pɪɹ/ (someone or something of equal level)  :: par {m}
peer pressure {n} (encouragement by one's peers)  :: presión de los pares {f}, presión social {f}
peeve {n} /piːv/ (annoyance or grievance)  :: fastidio
peeve {v} (annoy; vex)  :: fastidiar
peevish {adj} /ˈpivɪʃ/ (constantly complaining)  :: quejica {m}, quejicoso, alaraco, alharaquiento
peg {n}  :: gancho {m}
pegasus {n} (winged horse)  :: pegaso {m}
Pegasus {prop} (constellation)  :: Pegaso
Pegasus {prop} (mythical winged horse)  :: Pegaso {m}
pejorative {adj} /pəˈdʒɔɹətɪv/ (disparaging, belittling or derogatory)  :: despectivo, peyorativo
pejorative {n} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory word or expression)  :: peyorativo {m}
pekan {n} (fisher) SEE: fisher  ::
Peking {prop} (Beijing) SEE: Beijing  ::
Pekingese {prop} (someone from Beijing)  :: pekinés {m}, pekinesa {f}
Peleus {prop} /ˈpiː.li.əs/ (surname)  :: Peleo
pelican {n} /ˈpɛl.ɪ.kən/ (any of various seabirds of the family Pelecanidae)  :: pelícano {m}
pellet {n} (Compressed byproduct of digestion regurgitated by owls)  :: egagrópila {f}
pellucid {adj} (easily understood)  :: diáfano
pellucid {adj} /pəˈluːsɪd/ (transparent)  :: transparente, diáfano, cristalino
pelmeni {n} (Russian dumplings)  :: pelmeni {m}
Peloponnese {prop} /pɛləpəˈniːs/ (region of Greece)  :: Peloponeso {m}
peloton {n} (main group of riders in a cycling race)  :: pelotón {m}
pelt {n} (human skin, see also: skin)  :: pellejo {m}
pelt {n} (the skin of a beast with the hair on; a raw or undressed hide; a skin preserved with the hairy or woolly covering on it)  :: pellejo {m}
pelvic {adj} /ˈpɛlvɪk/ (of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the pelvis; as, pelvic cellulitis)  :: pélvico, pelviano
pelvic fin {n} (either of a pair of fins)  :: aleta pélvica {f}
pelvis {n} (bone)  :: pelvis {f}
pen {n} ((baseball) bullpen) SEE: bullpen  ::
pen {n} /pɛn/ (enclosed area for animals)  :: corral {m}
pen {n} (prison cell)  :: celda {f}
pen {n} (writing tool)  :: pluma {f} (not a ballpoint pen), bolígrafo {m} (ballpoint pen only; colloquially shortened to boli {m}), lapicera {f}
pen {v} (to write)  :: escribir
penal code {n} (criminal code) SEE: criminal code  ::
penal colony {n} (colonial territory)  :: colonia penal {f}
penalize {v} /ˈpiː.nəl.aɪz/ (to subject to a penalty)  :: penalizar
penalize {v} (to impose a handicap on)  :: infligir un castigo
penalty {n} (penalty kick) SEE: penalty kick  ::
penalty {n} (punishment for violating rules of procedure)  :: castigo {m}
penalty box {n} (penalty area) SEE: penalty area  ::
penalty kick {n} ((soccer) a form of direct free kick)  :: penal, penalti {m}
penalty shootout {n} (a series of penalty kicks)  :: tanda de penaltis {f}
penance {n} /ˈpɛn.əns/ (voluntary self-imposed punishment)  :: penitencia
penchant {n} /ˈpɛnt͡ʃənt/ (taste, liking, or inclination (for))  :: inclinación, gusto
pencil {n} /ˈpɛnsəl/ (graphite writing-instrument)  :: lápiz {m}
pencil box {n} (object purposed to contain stationery) SEE: pencil case  ::
pencil case {n} (object purposed to contain stationery)  :: estuche {m}
pencil pusher {n} (one who does office work)  :: chupatintas {m}
pencil sharpener {n} (a device used to sharpen pencils)  :: sacapuntas {m}, afila {m} [Northwestern Spain], afilador {m} [Spain's Canary Islands], maquineta {f} [Northeastern Spain], tajador {m} [Bolivia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Northern Spain : specifically Aragon and Navarra, Peru, Southeastern Mexico], sacaminas {m} [Northern Spain : specifically Aragon], tajalápiz {m} [Colombian standard usage, Northern Spain : specifically Asturias - Colombian Atlantic Coast : sacapuntas]
pendant {n} /ˈpɛnd(ə)nt/ (a piece of jewellery hung from a chain worn around the neck)  :: colgante {m}, pendiente {m}
pending {adj} (awaiting a conclusion or a confirmation)  :: esperando
pending {adj} (begun but not completed)  :: pendiente
pen drive {n} (a small electronic device used to store digital data)  :: memoria USB {f}
pendulum {n} /ˈpɛnd͡ʒələm/ (body suspended from a fixed support)  :: péndulo {m}
pendulum clock {n} (clock that uses a pendulum)  :: reloj de péndulo {m}
Penelope {prop} (female given name)  :: Penélope {f}
Penelope {prop} /pɨˈnɛləpij/ (wife of Odysseus)  :: Penélope {f}
penetrate {v} (enter into)  :: penetrar
penetration {n} /pɛnɪˈtɹeɪʃ(ə)n/ (act of penetrating)  :: penetración {f}
penfriend {n} (person with whom one exchanges letters) SEE: pen pal  ::
penguin {n} (flightless sea bird)  :: pingüino {m}
penicillamine {n} (breakdown product of penicillin)  :: penicilamina {f}
penicillin {n} (penicillin)  :: penicilina {f}
penile duplication {n} (diphallia) SEE: diphallia  ::
peninsula {n} /pəˈnɪn.sə.lə/ (a piece of land projecting into water)  :: península {f}
peninsular {adj} (of or connected with a peninsula)  :: peninsular
penis {n} /ˈpinɪs/ (male organ for copulation and urination)  :: [Spain] pene {m}, carajo {m}, pirula {f}, pirulo, pito {m}, polla {f}, [Colombia] pija {f}, [Bolivia] tranca {f}, [Argentina] verga {f}, chota {f}, garompa {f}, pipe {m}, poste {m}, poronga {f}, papirola {f}, miembro {m}
penitentiary {n} /ˌpɛnɪˈtɛnʃəɹi/ (prison)  :: penitenciaría {f}
penknife {n} (small pocketknife)  :: navaja {f}, cortaplumas {m}
penmanship {n} (art of good handwriting)  :: caligrafía {f}
Pennsylvania {prop} /ˌpɛnsɨlˈveɪniə/ (US state)  :: Pensilvania {f}
Pennsylvania German {adj} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvania German {n} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvania German {prop} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
penny {n} (1/100 of a pound sterling or British pound)  :: penique {m}
penny {n} /ˈpɛ.ni/ (1/240 of a pound sterling or Irish pound)  :: penique {m}
penny farthing {n} (bicycle)  :: velocípedo
pennyroyal {n} /pɛnɪˈɹɔɪəl/ (Mentha pulegium)  :: poleo {m}
pen pal {n} (person with whom one communicates using letters)  :: amigo por correspondencia {m}
Penrose staircase {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs  ::
Penrose steps {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs  ::
pension {n} (boarding house)  :: pensión {f}
pension {n} /ˈpenʃən/ (regular payment due to a person in consideration of past services)  :: pensión {f}
pensioner {n} (someone who lives on a pension)  :: pensionista
pensive {adj} (looking thoughtful or sad)  :: pensativo, amohinado, melancólico
pensive {adj} /ˈpɛn.sɪv/ (having the appearance of thinking)  :: pensativo
pensively {adv} (in a thoughtful or reflective manner)  :: pensativamente
penta- {prefix} (five)  :: penta-
pentacle {n} /ˈpɛnt.ə.kl̩/  :: pentáculo {m}
pentaerythritol tetranitrate {n} (explosive)  :: pent {m}, tetranitrato de pentaeritritol {m}, pentrita {f}
pentagon {n} /ˈpɛntəɡɒn/ (A polygon with five sides and five angles)  :: pentágono {m}
Pentagon {prop} (the headquarters of the United States of America's Department of Defense)  :: Pentágono {m}
pentagonal {adj} /pɛnˈtæɡənəl/ (of, relating to, or shaped like a pentagon)  :: pentágono, pentagonal
pentahedron {n} (solid geometric figure)  :: pentaedro {m}
pentane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C5H12)  :: pentano {m}
pentanoic acid {n} (valeric acid) SEE: valeric acid  ::
Pentateuch {prop} /ˈpɛntəˌtjuːk/ (first five books of the Bible)  :: Pentateuco {m}
pentathlete {n} /ˈpɛn.tæθ.lit/ (An athlete who competes in the pentathlon)  :: pentatleta {m} {f}
pentathlon {n} (ancient pentathlon)  :: pentatlón {m}
pentathlon {n} (modern pentathlon)  :: pentatlón {m}
Pentecost {prop} (Christian festival)  :: Pentecostés
Pentecostalism {n} (Christian religious mouvement)  :: pentecostalismo {m}
pentennial {adj} (quinquennial) SEE: quinquennial  ::
penthouse {n} /ˈpɛnthaʊs/ (an apartment or suite on the top floor of a tall building)  :: ático
pentoic acid {n} (valeric acid) SEE: valeric acid  ::
pentose {n} (saccharide containing five carbon atoms)  :: pentosa {f}
pentoxide {n} (oxide containing five oxygen atoms)  :: pentóxido {m}
penultimate {adj} /pɪˈnʌltɪmət/ (next-to-last in a sequence)  :: penúltimo
penultimate {n} (something right before the last one)  :: penúltimo {m}
Penza {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Penza
peony {n} /ˈpiːəni/ (Paeonia genus of flowering plants)  :: peonía {f}
people {n} (a group of persons forming or belonging to a particular nation etc.)  :: pueblo {m}
people {n} (a person's ancestors, relatives or family)  :: familia {f}
people {n} /ˈpipəl/ (a body of human beings; a group of two or more persons)  :: gente {f}
people {n} (the mass of community as distinguished from a special class)  :: pueblo {m}
people {v} (to become populous)  :: poblarse
people {v} (to fill with people)  :: poblar con
people {v} (to inhabit, to occupy)  :: poblar
People's Democratic Republic of Yemen {prop} (South Yemen)  :: República Democrática Popular del Yemen
people's house {n} (leisure and cultural centre)  :: casa del pueblo {f}
People's Liberation Army {prop} (army branch)  :: Ejército Popular de Liberación {m}
people's republic {n} (people's republic)  :: república popular {f}
People's Republic of Bangladesh {prop} (People's Republic of Bangladesh)  :: República Popular de Bangladesh
People's Republic of China {prop} (official name of China)  :: República Popular de China {f}
pepita {n} (edible seed)  :: pepita {f}
pepper {n} (fruit of the capsicum)  :: pimiento {m}
pepper {n} /ˈpɛpɚ/ (plant)  :: pimentero
pepper {n} (spice)  :: pimienta {f}
pepper {v} (strike with small particles)  :: acribillar
peppered {adj} (speckled) SEE: speckled  ::
pepperwort {n} /ˈpɛpəwəːt/ (plant in the genus Lepidium)  :: lepidium {m}, hierba de la pimienta {f}
pep talk {n} /ˈpɛp ˌtɔk/ (a rallying speech made to instill enthusiasm)  :: arenga {f}
peptide {n} (class of organic compounds)  :: péptido {m}
peptidic {adj} (pertaining peptides)  :: peptídico
peptone {n} (water-soluble product of partial protein hydrolysis)  :: peptona {f}
per {prep} (in accordance with)  :: por, según
per {prep} /pɝ/ (for each)  :: por
per {prep}  :: por
per {prep} (used in expressing ratios of units)  :: por
per {prep} (via)  :: por
perambulator {n} (pram) SEE: pram  ::
P-E ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio  ::
PE ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio  ::
per capita {adj} (per person)  :: por cabeza
perceive {v} /pɚˈsiːv/ (to understand)  :: percibir, entender
percent {n} /pɜɹ.sɛnt/ (a part or other object per hundred)  :: por ciento, porciento {m}
percentage {n} (part of a whole)  :: porcentaje {m}
percentage {n} (share of the profits)  :: porcentaje {m}
perceptible {adj} (able to be perceived)  :: perceptible
perception {n}  :: percepción {f}
perception {n} /pɚˈsɛpʃ(ə)n/ (conscious understanding of something)  :: percepción {f}
perceptive {adj} /pɚˈsɛptɪv/ (having or showing keenness of perception, insight, understanding, or intuition)  :: perspicaz
perch {n} (fish in the taxonomic family Percidae)  :: perca {f}
perch {n} /pɝtʃ/ (fish of the genus Perca)  :: perca {f}
perchlorate {n} (salt)  :: perclorato {m}
perchloric acid {n} (HClO4)  :: ácido perclórico {m}
percolate {v} /ˈpərkoʊleɪt/  :: filtrarse
per curiam {phrase} (opinion)  :: por el tribunal entero
percutaneous {adj} (taking place through the skin)  :: percutáneo
peregrinate {v} /ˈpɛrɪɡrəˌnet/ (to travel from place to place)  :: peregrinar
peregrine falcon {n} /ˈpɛɹɛɡɹɪnˈfælkɒn/ (Falco peregrinus)  :: halcón peregrino {m}
peremptory {adj} (imperious, dictatorial)  :: imperioso, autoritario, dictatorial
peremptory {adj} /pəˈɹɛmptəɹi/ ((law) Precluding debate or expostulation; not admitting of question or appeal)  :: irrefutable, irrebatible, inapelable
peremptory {adj} (Positive in opinion or judgment; decided, dogmatic)  :: perentorio
perestroika {n} (reform in the Soviet Union in 1980s)  :: perestroika {f}
perfect {adj} (excellent and delightful in all respects)  :: perfecto {m}
perfect {adj} /ˈpɝːfɪkt/ (fitting its definition precisely)  :: perfecto
perfect {adj} (without fault or mistake)  :: perfecto {m}
perfect {v} /pɚˈfɛkt/ (make perfect)  :: perfeccionar
perfect crime {n} (undetected crime)  :: crimen perfecto {m}
perfect fifth {n} (interval between the first and second overtones or of seven semitones)  :: quinta justa {f}
perfection {n} /pɚˈfɛkʃən/ (being perfect)  :: perfección {f}
perfectionism {n} (a dislike for anything less than perfection)  :: perfeccionismo {m}
perfectionist {n} (person)  :: perfeccionista {m} {f}
perfectionistic {adj} (inclined to perfectionism)  :: perfeccionista
perfectitude {n} (perfection) SEE: perfection  ::
perfective aspect {n} (grammatical term)  :: perfecto {m}
perfectly {adv} /ˈpɝfɪktli/ (with perfection)  :: perfectamente
perfectly {adv} (wholly)  :: perfectamente
perfect number {n} (a number that is the sum of all of its divisors except itself)  :: número perfecto {m}
perfect pitch {n} (exact pitch) SEE: absolute pitch  ::
perfidious {adj} /pɚˈfɪdiəs/ (pertaining to perfidy)  :: pérfido
perfidy {n} /ˈpəɾfɪdi/ (the act of violating faith or allegiance.)  :: perfidia {f}
perforate {adj} (perforated) SEE: perforated  ::
perforator {n} (hole punch) SEE: hole punch  ::
perforator {n} (machine that bores)  :: máquina perforadora {f}
perform {v} /pɚ.ˈfɔɹm]/ (to do something)  :: hacer
perform {v} (to do something in front of an audience)  :: actuar [actor], cantar [singer], danzar [dancer], ejecutar [musician], interpretar [musician]
performance {n} (amount of useful work accomplished by a computer system)  :: rendimiento {m}, desempeño {m}, prestación {f}
performance {n} (live show or concert)  :: actuación {f}, número {m}, espectáculo {m}, representación {f}, prestación {f}, exhibición {f}
performance {n} /pɚ.ˈfɔɹ.məns]/ (the act of performing; carrying into execution or action; accomplishment)  :: actuación {f}, cumplimiento {m}, ejecución {f}, desempeño {m}
performance {n} (that which is performed or accomplished)  :: realización {f}, ejecución {f}, rendimiento {m}, prestación {f}, ejecución
performance bond {n} (a contractor's bond)  :: fianza de cumplimiento {f}
performer {n} (performer)  :: artista {m} {f}
perfume {n} /pɚˈfjuːm/ (pleasant smell)  :: aroma {m}
perfume {n} (substance providing a pleasant smell)  :: perfume {m}
perfume {v} (to apply perfume to)  :: perfumar
perfumer {n} (person who creates new perfumes)  :: perfumista {m}
perfumer {n} (person who makes or sells perfume)  :: perfumista {m}
pergola {n} /ˈpɜːɡələ/ (framework)  :: pérgola {f}
perhaps {adv} /pɚˈhæps/ (indicating a lack of certainty)  :: acaso, quizá, quizás, tal vez
peri {n} /ˈpɪə.ɹi/ (sprite in Persian mythology)  :: peri
perianth {n} (sterile parts of a flower)  :: periantio {m}
periapse {n} (periapsis) SEE: periapsis  ::
pericardium {n} (serous membrane that surrounds the heart)  :: pericardio {m}
pericarp {n} /ˈpɛɹɪˌkɑːp/ (outermost layer of a ripe fruit or ovary)  :: pericarpio {m}
Pericles {prop} /ˈpɛɹɪkliːz/ (Greek politician)  :: Pericles {m}
peridot {n} /ˈpɛɹədɑt/ (form of olivine)  :: peridoto {m}
periglacial {adj} /pɛɹəˈɡleɪʃəl/ (pertaining to the area around the edge of a glacier)  :: periglaciar
perigone {n} (perianth) SEE: perianth  ::
perihelion {n} (point where the planet or comet is nearest to the sun)  :: perihelio {m}
peril {n} /ˈpɛɹəl/ (a situation of serious danger)  :: peligro {m}, riesgo {m}
peril {n} (something that causes, contains, or presents danger)  :: riesgo {m}, peligro {m}
perilous {adj} /ˈper.ɪ.ləs/ (dangerous, full of peril)  :: peligroso {m}
perimeter {n} (sum of the distance of all the lengths of the sides of an object)  :: perímetro {m}
perineal {adj} (perineal)  :: perineal
perineum {n} /pɝɪˈniːəm/ (anatomical term)  :: periné {m}, perineo {m}
period {interj} /ˈpɪəɹɪəd/ (and nothing else)  :: y punto {m}
period {n} (history: period of time seen as coherent entity)  :: período {m}
period {n} (length of time during which something repeats)  :: período {m}
period {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation  ::
period {n} (punctation mark “.”)  :: punto {m}
periodic {adj} /pɪ.ɹiˈɒdɪk/  :: periódico
periodically {adv} (in a regular, periodic manner)  :: periódicamente
periodically {adv} (intermittently) SEE: intermittently  ::
periodic table {n} (chart)  :: clasificación periódica {f}, tabla periódica {f}
periodontal {adj} (of or relating to periodontics)  :: periodontal
periodontal {adj} (surrounding a tooth)  :: periodontal
Perioikoi {n} (ancient inhabitants of Laconia)  :: perieco
peripheral {adj} (auxiliary)  :: periférico {m}
peripheral {adj} (beside the point)  :: periférico {m}
peripheral {adj} /pəˈɹɪf(ə)r(ə)l/ (on the periphery or boundary)  :: periférico {m}
peripheral {n} (computing device) SEE: peripheral device  ::
peripheral brain {n} (Any hardware containing vast amounts of information, which is in constant flux and is important to the owner but not so important as to be stored in wetware)  :: cerebro periférico {m}
peripheral device {n} (device that is outside the computer's system unit)  :: periférico {m}, dispositivo periférico {m}
peripheral nervous system {n} (part of the nervous system which is not the central nervous system)  :: sistema nervioso periférico
periphery {n} /pəˈɹɪfəɹi/ (outside boundary, parts or surface)  :: periferia {f}
periphrase {n} /ˈpɛɹiː.fɹeɪz/ (use of more words than necessary) SEE: periphrasis  ::
periphrasis {n} /pəˈɹɪfɹəsɪs/ (use of a longer expression instead of a shorter one)  :: perífrasis {f}
periphrastic {adj} (grammar: characterized by periphrase or circumlocution)  :: perifrástico {m} {f}
periphrastic {adj} /ˌpɛ.ɹəˈfɹæ.stɪk/ (expressed in more words than are necessary)  :: perifrástico {m} {f}
periphyton {n}  :: perifitón
periscope {n} (viewing device)  :: periscopio {m}
perish {v} (die)  :: perecer
perish {v} /ˈpɛɹɪʃ/ (pass away)  :: perecer
perishable {adj} (liable to perish)  :: perecedero, caduco, efímero
peristalsis {n} /ˌpɛɹɪˈstælsɪs/ (rhythmic contraction of the digestive tract)  :: peristalsis {f}
peritoneum {n} (serous membrane in mammals)  :: peritoneo
perivascular {adj} (around or surrounding a blood vessel)  :: perivascular
periwinkle {n} /ˈpɛɹiˌwɪŋkəl/ (mollusc)  :: bigarro {m}
perjure {v} (knowingly make a false statement of witness)  :: perjurar
perjury {n} /ˈpɝdʒəɹi/ (deliberate giving of false or misleading testimony under oath)  :: perjurio {m}
perky {adj} /ˈpɝki/ (lively or enthusiastic)  :: vivaz
Perm {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Perm {m}
permaban {v} (to ban permanently)  :: bloquear permanentemente, [verb] bloquear permanentemente
permafrost {n} /ˈpɝməˌfrɔst/ (permanently frozen ground)  :: permafrost {m}, permacongelamiento {m}, permagel {m}, pergelisuelo {m}, pergelisol {m}, suelo permanentemente congelado {m}, suelo permanentemente helado {m}
permanence {n} /ˈpɜɹmənəns/ (the state of being permanent)  :: permanencia {f}
permanent {adj}  :: permanente
permanent {adj} (without end)  :: permanente
permanently {adv} (in a permanent manner)  :: permanentemente, constantemente, continuamente
permanent wave {n} (series of waves in the hair) SEE: permanent  ::
permeable {adj} (that absorbs or allows the passage of fluids)  :: permeable
permeate {v} /ˈpɝmiˌeɪ̯t/ (to pass through the pores or interstices of; to penetrate and pass through without causing rupture or displacement)  :: percolar, permear
permeate {v} (to enter and spread through; to pervade)  :: permear
permission {n} (in computing)  :: permiso {m}
permission {n} /pɚˈmɪʃən/ (authorisation)  :: permiso {m}
permissive {adj} (lenient)  :: laxo
permit {n} (an artifact or document rendering something allowed or legal)  :: permiso {m}
permit {v} /ˈpəɹmɪt/ (allow (something) to happen)  :: permitir
permutation {n} (one-to-one mapping)  :: permutación {f}
permutation {n} (ordering of a set of distinct elements)  :: permutación {f}
pern {n} (honey buzzard) SEE: honey buzzard  ::
pernicious {adj} (causing death or injury)  :: pernicioso
pernicious {adj} (causing much harm)  :: pernicioso
pernoctation {n} (an overnight stay)  :: pernoctación
Peronism {prop} (the ideology of the presidents Perón)  :: peronismo {m}
Peronist {adj} (Adhering to or describing modern day Peronism, including any of the political parties that self-identify as such)  :: peronista
Peronist {adj} (Of or describing Juan and Eva Perón and/or their regime)  :: peronista
Peronist {n} (An adherent of modern-day Peronism including any of the political parties that identify themselves as such.)  :: peronista
Peronist {n} (A supporter or Juan Perón and/or Eva Perón and/or their regime.)  :: peronista
peroxide {n} (chemical compound with two oxygen atoms)  :: peróxido {m}
peroxide {n} (hydrogen peroxide) SEE: hydrogen peroxide  ::
perpendicular {adj} /pɝ.pɛnˈdɪk.ju.lɝ/ (at or forming a right angle to)  :: perpendicular
perpendicularly {adv} (in a perpendicular manner)  :: perpendicularmente
perpent stone {n} (perpender)  :: perpiaño {m}
perpetrate {v} /ˈpɜː(ɹ).pə.ˌtɹaɪt/ (to be guilty of, or responsible for; to commit)  :: perpetrar
perpetrator {n} /ˈpɜː(ɹ).pə.ˌtɹaɪt.ə(ɹ)/ (one who perpetrates)  :: perpetrador {m} {f}
perpetual {adj} (lasting forever)  :: perpetuo
perpetually {adv} (seeming to never end)  :: perpetuamente
perpetuate {v} (To make perpetual)  :: perpetuar
perpetuate {v} (To prolong the existence of)  :: perpetuar
perplex {v} /pɚˈplɛks/ (To cause to feel baffled)  :: confundir, desconcertar
perplexed {adj} (confused or puzzled)  :: perplejo
per procurationem {adv} (by the agency of)  :: por poder
perquisite {n} (gratuity)  :: propina {f}
perquisite {n} /ˈpɜɹkwəzɪt/ (benefit beyond salary)  :: beneficios {m-p}
perquisite {n} (privilege)  :: privilegio {m}
per se {adv} /pɚːˈseɪ/ (by itself)  :: per se
persecute {v} (to pursue in a manner to injure, grieve, or afflict)  :: perseguir
persecution {n} (the act of persecuting)  :: persecución {f}
Persephone {prop} /pɚˈsɛfəniː/ (Greek goddess)  :: Perséfone {f}
Persepolis {prop} (ancient city of Persia)  :: Persépolis {f}
Perseus {prop} (constellation)  :: Perseus
Perseus {prop} (mythical Greek warrior)  :: Perseo {m}
perseverance {n} (persistent determination to adhere to a course of action; insistence)  :: perseverancia {f}
persevere {v} (To persist steadfastly)  :: perseverar
persevering {adj} (tending to persevere)  :: perseverante {m} {f}
Persia {prop} (Iran) SEE: Iran  ::
Persia {prop} /ˈpɜː(ɹ).ʒə/ (Old name of Iran)  :: Persia {f}
Persian {adj}  :: persa
Persian {n}  :: persa {m} {f}
Persian {prop} /ˈpɝːʒən/ (Persian language)  :: persa {m}
Persian Gulf {prop} (gulf between Iran and Arabian peninsula)  :: golfo Pérsico {m}
persimmon {n} /pəɹˈsɪmən/ (fruit)  :: caqui {m}
persimmon {n} (tree)  :: caqui {m}
persist {v} (continue to exist)  :: persistir
persistence {n} (property of being persistent)  :: persistenciaperseverancia
persistent {adj} (refusing to give up)  :: persistente {m} {f}
person {n} (any individual or formal organization with standing before the courts)  :: persona {f}
person {n} (linguistic category)  :: persona {f}
person {n}  :: persona {f}, individuo {m}
person {n} /ˈpɝsən/ (individual)  :: persona {f}
persona {n} (Character played by an actor)  :: personaje {m}
persona {n} (Social role)  :: personaje {m}
persona {n} (The appearance one presents to the world)  :: personaje {m}
personage {n} (a famous or important person)  :: personaje {m}
personal {adj} /ˈpɜ˞.sən.əl/ (of or pertaining to a particular person)  :: personal
personality {n} /ˌpɜrsəˈnælɪti/ (set of qualities that make a person distinct from other people)  :: personalidad {f}
personality disorder {n} (class of mental disorders)  :: trastorno de personalidad {m}
personalize {v} (adapt to an individual)  :: personalizar
personal pronoun {n} (part of speech)  :: pronombre personal {m}
personal property {n} (any property that is movable)  :: bien mueble {m}
personal trainer {n} (form of physical exercise)  :: entrenador personal {m}
persona non grata {n} /pə(ɹ)ˈsəʊnə nɒn ˈɡɹɑːtə/ (a person who is not welcome)  :: persona non grata
personify {v} (to be an example of)  :: personificar
personify {v} (to create a representation in the form of a literary character)  :: personificar
personnel {n} /pɝ.səˈnɛl/ (employees, office staff)  :: personal {m}
persons {n} /ˈpɜːsənz/ (More than one person; considered individually)  :: personas {f-p}
perspective {n}  :: perspectiva {f}
perspicacious {adj} /ˌpɜːɹ.spɪˈkeɪ.ʃəs/ (showing keen insight)  :: perspicaz {s}, perspicaces {p}
perspicaciously {adv} (with sharp of sight)  :: perspicazmente
perspicacity {n} /ˌpɜːr.spɪˈkæs.ə.tiː/ (Acute discernment or understanding; insight)  :: perspicacia {f}
perspicuous {adj} /pɚˈspɪkjuːəs/ (clearly expressed)  :: perspicuo {m}, perspicua {f}
perspiration {n} (process of perspiring)  :: sudor {m}
perspiration {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
perspire {v} (to sweat)  :: transpirar
per stirpes {phrase} (method of distributing an estate to the descendants of a deceased legatee in which the estate is divided equally among the branches of a family, without regard to differing numbers of people in different branches)  :: por estirpe
persuade {v} /pəˈsweɪd/ (convince)  :: persuadir
persuasion {n} /pɚˈsweɪʒən/ (the act of persuading)  :: persuasión {f}
persuasive {adj} (convincing)  :: persuasivo, convincente
persuasively {adv} (in a manner intended to convince or persuade)  :: persuasivamente
pertain {v} (to belong)  :: pertenecer
Perth {prop} /ˈpɝθ/ (in Western Australia)  :: Perth {m}
pertinacious {adj} /pɝtn̩ˈeɪʃəs/ (holding tenaciously to an opinion or purpose)  :: firme convicción
pertinacious {adj} (stubbornly resolute or tenacious)  :: pertinaz
pertinent {adj} /ˈpəːtɪnənt/ (pertaining)  :: atinado, pertinente
pertussis {n} /pəˈtʌsɪs/ (whooping cough) SEE: whooping cough  ::
Peru {prop} /pəˈɹuː/ (country in South America)  :: Perú {m}
Perugia {prop}  :: Perugia, Perusa
peruke {n} /pəˈruːk/ (wig)  :: peluca
peruse {v} /pəˈɹuːz/ (to examine or consider with care)  :: examinar
Peruvian {adj} (pertaining to Peru)  :: peruano {m}, peruana {f}
Peruvian {n} (person from Peru)  :: peruano {m}, peruana {f}
Peruvian slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: batará variable
pervade {v} /pɚˈveɪd/ (to be in every part of)  :: permear
pervasive {adj} /pɚˈveɪ.sɪv/ (manifested throughout)  :: penetrante, determinante, dominante
pervasiveness {n} (the state or quality of being present in all parts of a particular thing or place)  :: omnipresencia {f}
pervert {v} /ˈpəːvəːt/  :: pervertir
pervy {adj} (appearing like a sexual pervert)  :: pervertido, rarito {m}
Pesach {prop} (Passover) SEE: Passover  ::
pescetarian {n} (a person who consumes no animal flesh with the exception of fish)  :: pescetariano {m}, pescetariana {f}
peseta {n} (currency)  :: peseta {f}
peso {n} /ˈpeɪsoʊ/ (currency)  :: peso {m}
pessary {n} (vaginal suppository)  :: pesario {m}
pessimism {n} (general belief that bad things will happen)  :: pesimismo {m}
pessimist {n} (someone who habitually expects the worst outcome)  :: pesimista {m} {f}
pessimistic {adj} (always expecting the worst)  :: pesimista
pessimistic {adj} /ˌpɛsəˈmɪstɪk/ (marked by pessimism and little hopefulness)  :: pesimista
pest {n} (annoying person)  :: moscardón {m}
pest {n} (plague)  :: peste {f}, pestilencia {f}, epidemia {f}
pesticide {n} /ˈpɛstɪsaɪd/ (substance used to kill or contain the activities of pests)  :: pesticida, plaguicida
pestiferous {adj} /ˌpɛsˈtɪfərəs/ (containing organisms that cause contagious diseases)  :: pestífero
pestle {n} /ˈpɛsəl/ (instrument used with a mortar to grind things)  :: pilón {m}, pistilo {m}
pet {n} /pɛt/ (an animal kept as a companion)  :: mascota {f}
pet {v} (fondle (an animal))  :: acariciar
PET {acronym} (polyethylene terephthalate) SEE: polyethylene terephthalate  ::
PET {acronym} (positron emission tomography) SEE: positron emission tomography  ::
peta- {prefix} (SI prefix)  :: peta-
petal {n} /ˈpɛtl̩/ (one of the component parts of the corolla of a flower)  :: pétalo {m}
petaliter {n} (petalitre) SEE: petalitre  ::
petasus {n} (low-crowned hat worn by the Ancient Greeks and Romans)  :: petaso
pet cone {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
Peter {prop} /piːtə/ (male given name)  :: Pedro
Peter {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Pedro
Peter Pan syndrome {n} /piːtə pan ˈsɪndɹəʊm/ (Supposed psychological phenomenon)  :: síndrome de Peter Pan {m}
Peterson {prop} (surname meaning "son of Peter")  :: Pérez
pet hate {n} (personal dislike) SEE: pet peeve  ::
petiole {n} /ˈpɛdiˌoʊl/ (stalk of a leaf)  :: pecíolo
petit jury {n} (regular trial jury, assembled to determine criminal or civil liability)  :: jurado de juicio {m}
pet lamp-shade {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
petrel {n} /ˈpɛtrəl/ (Procellariiformes)  :: petrel {m}, damero {m}
petrichor {n} /ˈpɛtɹɪkə/ (distinctive scent)  :: petricor {m}
petrification {n} (process of replacing the organic residues with insoluble salts)  :: petrificación {f}, silicatización
petrify {v} /ˈpɛ.tɹəˌfaɪ/ (to harden organic matter by depositing dissolved minerals)  :: petrificar
petrify {v} (to immobilize with fright)  :: petrificar
petrochemistry {n} (the branch of chemistry that deals with petroleum)  :: petroquímica {f}
petrol {n} /ˈpɛt.ɹəl/ (gasoline) SEE: gasoline  ::
petrolatum {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly  ::
petroleum {n} (oil) SEE: oil  ::
petrol station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
petrol tank {n} (gas tank) SEE: gas tank  ::
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Petropávlovsk-Kamchatski
pet shop {n} (shop)  :: tienda de animales {m}
petticoat {n} /ˈpɛtɪkəʊt/ (woman's undergarment worn under a skirt)  :: enaguas {f}, combinación {f} [Colombian Atlantic Coast], fondo {m} [Mexico, Venezuela], fustán {m} [Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua], peticote {m} [Panama], sayuela {f} [Cuba]
petty {adj} /ˈpɛti/ (Little, trifling, or inconsiderable, as a petty fault)  :: pequeño, insignificante
petty bourgeoisie {n} (social class)  :: pequeña burguesía {f}
petty theft {n} (theft of property of low value)  :: hurto {m}
pew {n} /pjuː/ (long bench in a church)  :: banco de iglesia {m}
pewter {n} (alloy of tin, copper and antimony)  :: peltre {m}
peyote {n} /peɪˈjoʊti/ (cactus)  :: peyote {m}
phablet {n} /ˈfæblɪt/ (electronic handheld device)  :: tabléfono {m}
phagocytise {v} (phagocytize) SEE: phagocytize  ::
phagocytosis {n} (the process by which a cell internalises foreign bodies)  :: fagocitosis
Phaistos {prop} (ancient Minoan city in southern Crete)  :: Festo {m}
phalange {n} /fəˈlandʒ/ (phalanx) SEE: phalanx  ::
phalarope {n} /ˈfæləɹəʊp/ (wading bird in the family Scolopacidae)  :: falaropo {m}
phallic {adj} (having to do with the penis)  :: fálico
phallicism {n} (phallus-worship)  :: falismo {m}
phallus {n} /ˈfæləs/ (the penis or its representation)  :: falo {m}
phallus {n} (penis) SEE: penis  ::
phantasmagoria {n} /ˌfæntæzməˈɡɔːriə/ (a dreamlike state)  :: fantasmagoria {f}
phantom {n} /ˈfænɾəm/ (something having no physical reality)  :: fantasma {m}
Phantom {prop} (comic and its main character)  :: El Hombre Enmascarado {m} [Spain], El Fantasma {m} [Americas]
pharaoh {n} /ˈfæɹəʊ/ (supreme ruler of ancient Egypt)  :: faraón {m}
pharaonic {adj} (impressively large or luxurious)  :: faraónico
pharaonic {adj} (of or pertaining to a Pharaoh)  :: faraónico
pharisaical {adj} /faɹɪˈseɪk(ə)l/ (both senses) SEE: pharisaic  ::
Pharisee {n} (member of a political party, social movement, or school of thought)  :: fariseo {m}
pharmaceutically {adv} (in a pharmaceutical manner)  :: farmacéuticamente
pharmaceutics {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
pharmacist {n} /ˈfɑrməsɪst/ (professional who dispenses prescription drugs)  :: farmacéutico {m}, farmacéutica {f}, apoticario {m}, boticario {m}
pharmacologic {adj} /ˌfɑrməkəˈlɒdʒɪk/ (pharmacological) SEE: pharmacological  ::
pharmacological {adj} /ˌfɑrməkəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/ (of or having to do with pharmacology)  :: farmacológico
pharmacologist {n} /ˌfɑrməˈkɒlədʒɪst/ (student of or one who is versed in pharmacology)  :: farmacólogo {m}, farmacóloga {f}
pharmacology {n} /ˌfɑrməˈkɒlədʒi/ (science that studies the effects of chemical compounds on living animals)  :: farmacología {f}
pharmacopoeia {n} /ˌfɑɹ.mə.kəˈpi.ə/ (official book of medicines)  :: farmacopea {f}
pharmacy {n} /ˈfɑɹməsi/ (a place where prescription drugs are dispensed)  :: farmacia {f}, botica {f}
pharmacy {n} (science of medicinal substances)  :: farmacia {f}
pharyngeal {adj} /ˌfærɪnˈdʒiːəl/ (of or pertaining to the pharynx)  :: faríngeo
pharyngeal {adj} (of pharyngeal sounds)  :: faríngeo
pharynx {n} /ˈfærɪŋks/ (part of alimentary canal)  :: faringe {m}
phase {n} /feɪz/ (distinguishable part of a sequence)  :: fase {f}
phase {n} (haplotype) SEE: haplotype  ::
phase modulation {n} (form of modulation)  :: modulación de la fase
phasor {n} (representation of a complex number)  :: fasor {m}
Phaëthon {prop} /ˈfeɪəθən/ (son of Helios)  :: Faetón {m}, Faetonte {m}
phatic {adj} /ˈfætɪk/ (more polite than meaningful)  :: fático
pheasant {n} /ˈfɛzənt/ (bird of family Phasianidae, often hunted for food)  :: faisán {m}
phenol {n} (any of a class of aromatic organic compounds having at least one hydroxyl group attached directly to the benzene ring)  :: fenol {m}
phenol {n} (caustic compound derived from benzene)  :: fenol {m}
phenomenal {adj} (remarkable)  :: fenomenal {n}
phenomenological {adj} (of or relating to phenomenology)  :: fenomenológico {m}
phenomenology {n} /fɪˌnɑməˈnɑləɡi/ (philosophy based on intuitive experience of phenomena)  :: fenomenología {f}
phenomenon {n} /fəˈnɒmənɒn, -nən/ (observable fact or occurrence)  :: fenómeno {m}
phenomenon {n} (philosophy: experienced object structured by the mind)  :: fenómeno {m}
phenomenon {n} (unusual, curious, or astonishing fact or event)  :: fenómeno {m}
phenylalanine {n} (amino acid; C9H11NO2)  :: fenilalanina {f}
pheromone {n} (chemical)  :: feromona {f}
phew {interj} /ɧu˥˩]/ (Used to show relief, fatigue, surprise, or disgust)  :: ¡fíu!, ¡menos mal!
phi {n} /faɪ/ (Greek letter)  :: fi {f}
phial {n} /ˈfaɪəl/ (glass vessel) SEE: vial  ::
Philadelphia {prop} (large city)  :: Filadelfia {f}
philander {n} /fɪˈlændəɹ/ (lover) SEE: lover  ::
philanthropic {adj} (of or pertaining to philanthropy; characterized by philanthropy)  :: filantrópico
philanthropist {n} (person who loves mankind)  :: filántropo {m}
philanthropist {n} (very generous person)  :: filántropo {m}
philanthropy {n} (benevolent altruism with the intention of increasing the well-being of mankind)  :: filantropía {f}
philatelic {adj} (stamp collecting)  :: filatélico
philatelist {n} /fɪˈlætəlɪst/ (a person who studies stamps)  :: filatelista {m} {f}
philately {n} /fɪˈlæt.ə.li/ (stamp collecting)  :: filatelia {f}
-phile {suffix} (Forming nouns and adjectives denoting and "friend")  :: -filo
philharmonic {n} (full-sized symphonic orchestra)  :: filarmónica {f}
philia {n} /ˈfɪliə/ (friendship) SEE: friendship  ::
philia {n} (liking) SEE: liking  ::
philia {n} (psychological disorder)  :: filia {f}
-philia {suffix} (forming words denoting abnormal linking towards a given thing)  :: -filia {f}
Philip {prop} /ˈfɪlɪp/ (biblical persons)  :: Felipe {m}
Philip {prop} (male given name)  :: Felipe {m}
Philippians {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Filipenses {p}
Philippine {adj} (Filipino) SEE: Filipino  ::
Philippine eagle {n} (species of eagle endemic to the Philippines)  :: águila monera {m}
Philippines {prop} /ˈfɪlɪpinz/ (Republic of the Philippines)  :: Filipinas {f-p}
philistine {adj} (lacking in appreciation for art or culture)  :: filisteo
philistine {n} (Philistine) SEE: Philistine  ::
Philistine {adj} (philistine) SEE: philistine  ::
Philistine {n} /ˈfɪl.ɪ.staɪn/ (person from Philistia)  :: filisteo
philological {adj} (pertaining to the history of literature)  :: filológico {m}
philologically {adv} (in a philological manner)  :: filológicamente
philologist {n} (person who engages in philology)  :: filólogo {m}
philology {n} /fɪˈlɒlədʒɪ/ (historical linguistics)  :: filología {f}
Philomena {prop} (female given name)  :: Filomena
philosophaster {n} (a pretender to philosophy; a petty or charlatan philosopher)  :: filosofastro {m}
philosopher {n} /fəˈlɑsəfər/ (person devoted to studying philosophy)  :: filósofo {m}, filósofa {f}
philosopher's stone {n} (philosopher's stone)  :: piedra filosofal {f}
philosophical {adj} (of or pertaining to philosophy)  :: filosófico {m}
philosophically {adv} (in a philosophical manner)  :: filosóficamente
philosophy {n}  :: filosofía {f}
philosophy {n} /fɪˈlɒsəfi/ (academic discipline)  :: filosofía {f}
philtrum {n} /ˈfɪltɹəm/ (shallow groove running down the centre of the outer surface of the upper lip)  :: surco nasolabial {m}
Phineas {prop} (biblical character) SEE: Phinehas  ::
Phlegethon {prop} /ˈflɛɡᵻθɒn/ (river of the underworld)  :: Flegetonte {m}
phlegm {n} /flɛm/ (mucus secreted in the bronchial passages)  :: flema {f}
phlegmatic {adj} (abounding in phlegm)  :: flemático
phlegmatic {adj} /flɛɡˈmætɪk/ (not easily excited to action)  :: flemático
phloem {n} /ˈfloʊ.əm/ (vascular tissue)  :: floema {m}
phlogiston {n} /flə(ʊ)ˈdʒɪstɒn/ (hypothetical fiery principle)  :: flogisto
Phnom Penh {prop} (Capital city of Cambodia)  :: Nom Pen {f}
phobia {n} /ˈfəʊbiə/ (irrational or obsessive fear or anxiety)  :: fobia {f}
-phobia {suffix} /ˌfəʊbi.ə/ (used to form nouns meaning fear)  :: -fobia {f}
Phobos {prop} (moon of Mars)  :: Fobos
phocine {adj} /ˈfəʊsʌɪn/ (pertaining to seals)  :: fócido {m}
Phoenicia {prop} /fəˈnɪʃɪə/ (land of the Phoenicians)  :: Fenicia
Phoenician {adj} /fəˈniːʃən/ (of, from, or related to the country or civilisation of Phoenicia)  :: fenicio
Phoenician {n} (inhabitant of Phoenicia)  :: fenicio {m}
Phoenician {prop} (Semitic language spoken by the inhabitants of Phoenicia)  :: fenicio {m}
phoenix {n} /ˈfiːnɪks/ (mythological bird)  :: fénix {m}
Phoenix {prop} (constellation)  :: Phoenix
Phoenix {prop} /ˈfiːnɪks/ (mythical firebird)  :: Fénix
phonation {n} (process of producing vocal sound)  :: fonación {f}
phone {n} /foʊ̯n/ (A device for transmitting conversations (telephone))  :: teléfono {m}
phone {n} (speech segment)  :: fono {m}
phone {v} (to call (someone) on the telephone)  :: telefonear, llamar por teléfono
phone book {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
phonebook {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
phone booth {n} (telephone booth) SEE: telephone booth  ::
phone call {n} (telephone call) SEE: telephone call  ::
phoneme {n} /ˈfoʊˌnim/ (indivisible unit of sound)  :: fonema {m}
phone number {n} (telephone number) SEE: telephone number  ::
phone sex {n} (An erotic or sexual telephone conversation between two or more people)  :: sexo telefónico {m}
phonetic {adj} /fəˈnɛtɪk/ (relating to sounds of spoken language)  :: fonético
phonetic {adj} (linguistics: relating to phones)  :: fonético
phonetics {n} /fəˈnɛtɪks/ (study of speech sounds and their representation by written symbols)  :: fonética {f}
phonic {adj} (phonic)  :: fónico
phonological {adj} (of or relating to phonology)  :: fonológico
phonologist {n} /fəˈnɑlədʒɪst/ (person who specializes in phonology)  :: fonólogo {m}
phonology {n} /fəˈnɑlədʒi/ (subfield of linguistics concerned with the way sounds function in languages)  :: fonología {f}
phonometer {n} (instrument)  :: fonómetro {m}
phony {adj} (fraudulent; fake)  :: falso
phony {n} (faker (to be sorted))  :: farsante
phorbol {n} (diterpene derivative)  :: forbol {m}
phosphate {n} (any salt or ester of phosphoric acid)  :: fosfato {m}
phosphatidylinositol {n} (a phospholipid)  :: fosfatidilinositol {m}
phosphide {n} (binary compound of phosphorus)  :: fosfuro {m}
phosphofructokinase {n} (enzyme)  :: fosfofructoquinasa {f}
phospholipase {n} (enzyme that hydrolyses phospholipids)  :: fosfolipasa {f}
phospholipid {n} (lipid consisting of a diglyceride combined with a phosphate group)  :: fosfolípido {m}
phosphoresce {v} (to exhibit phosphorescence)  :: fosforescer
phosphorescence {n} /ˌfɑːsfəˈrɛsəns/ (emission of light without heat)  :: fosforescencia {f}
phosphorescent {adj} (emitting light for a period of time after the source of excitation is taken away)  :: fosforescente
phosphoric acid {n} (the colourless liquid; H3PO4)  :: ácido fosfórico {m}
phosphorus {n} /ˈfɑsfɚəs/ (element)  :: fósforo {m}
phosphorylation {n} (the process of transferring a phosphate group from a donor to an acceptor)  :: fosforilación {f}
photo {n} /ˈfoʊtoʊ/ (photograph)  :: foto {f}, fotografía {f}
photo {v} (to take a photograph)  :: instantánea {f}
photochemical {adj} (relating to photochemistry)  :: fotoquímico
photochemical reaction {n} (chemical reaction)  :: reacción fotoquímica {f}
photochemistry {n} (study of photochemical reactions)  :: fotoquímica {f}
photocopier {n} (machine which reproduces documents by photographing the original over a glass plate and printing duplicates)  :: copiadora {f}
photocopy {n} (copy made using a photocopier)  :: fotocopia {f}
photocopy {v} (to make a copy using a photocopier)  :: fotocopiar
photodiode {n} (semiconductor)  :: fotodiodo {m}
photodisintegration {n} (physics: any nuclear reaction initiated by absorption of high-energy electromagnetic radiation)  :: fotodesintegración {f}
photoelectric {adj} (relating to electric effects)  :: fotoeléctrico
photoelectric cell {n} (transducer)  :: célula fotoeléctrica
photoemission {n} (ejection of electrons)  :: fotoemisión {f}
photoemitter {n} (material)  :: fotoemisor {m}
photofluorography {n} (photographic recording of fluoroscope image)  :: fotofluorografía {f}
photogenic {adj} /ˌfoʊ.toʊˈdʒɛn.ɪk/ (producing or emitting light)  :: fotogénico
photogenic {adj} (looking good when photographed)  :: fotogénico
photograph {n} /ˈfəʊtəɡɹɑːf/ (picture)  :: fotografía {f}, foto {f}
photograph {v} (to take a photograph)  :: fotografiar, tomar una foto
photographer {n} /fəˈtɑɡrəfɚ/ (one who takes photographs)  :: fotógrafo {m}
photographic {adj} (of or pertaining to photographs)  :: fotográfico
photographic {adj} (of or pertaining to photography)  :: fotográfico
photographically {adv} (using photography)  :: fotográficamente
photography {n} (art and technology of producing images on photosensitive surfaces)  :: fotografía {f}
photography {n} (occupation of taking (and often printing) photographs)  :: fotografía {f}
photoisomerization {n} (formation of isomers)  :: fotoisomerización {f}
photoluminescence {n} (luminescence due to photon absorption)  :: fotoluminiscencia
photolysis {n} (chemical reaction)  :: fotólisis {f}
photometer {n} (measuring instrument)  :: fotómetro {m}
photomultiplier {n} (device that uses a photocathode)  :: fotomultiplicador {m}
photon {n} /ˈfəʊtɒn/ (quantum of light)  :: fotón {m}
photonics {n} (the science and technology of generating and controlling photons)  :: fotónica
photophobia {n} (excessive sensitivity to light)  :: fotofobia {f}
photophosphorylation {n} (photosynthetic phosphorylation)  :: fotofosforilación {f}
photo shoot {n} (photo session)  :: sesión fotográfica {f}
photosynthesis {n} /ˌfoʊtoʊˈsɪnθəsɪs/ (biological process)  :: fotosíntesis {f}
photosynthetic {adj} (of or relating to photosynthesis)  :: fotosintético
phototube {n} (gas-filled electron tube)  :: fototubo {m}
photovoltaic {adj} (producing a voltage when exposed to light)  :: fotovoltaico
phrasal verb {n} (idiomatic phrase)  :: locución verbal {f}
phrase {n} /fɹeɪz/ (short written or spoken expression)  :: expresión {f}, frase {f}
phrase {n} (grammar: group of two or more words that express an idea but do not form a complete sentence)  :: sintagma {m}
phrase {n} (music: small section of music in a larger piece)  :: frase {f}
phrase {v} (to express by means of words)  :: formular, expresar, frasear
phrase book {n} (book of everyday expressions and vocabulary)  :: libro de frases {m}
phrasebook {n} /fɹeɪzbʊk/ (book used to learn foreign language) SEE: phrase book  ::
phraseology {n} (group of specialized words and expressions)  :: fraseología
phraseology {n} (phrasebook) SEE: phrase book  ::
phraseology {n} (study of set or fixed expressions)  :: fraseología
phrenology {n} (the discredited "science" or pseudo-science of phrenology)  :: frenología {f}
Phrygia {prop} /ˈfrɪdʒ.i.ə/ (ancient kingdom)  :: Frigia {f}
phthalic {adj} (of or relating to naphthalene or phthalic acid)  :: ftálico
phthiriasis {n} (pediculosis) SEE: pediculosis  ::
phycology {n} (study of algae)  :: ficología {f}
phylactery {n} /fɪˈlaktəɹi/ (small object worn for its power; amulet or charm)  :: amuleto {m}
phylactery {n} (leather case containing biblical scrolls, worn by Jewish men; the tefilla)  :: filacteria {f}
phylloquinone {n} (polycyclic aromatic ketone)  :: filoquinona {f}
phylogenetics {n} (study of organism relationships)  :: filogenia {f}
phylogeny {n} (evolutionary history of an organism)  :: filogenia {f}
phylum {n} /ˈfaɪləm/ ((biology, taxonomy) A rank in the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class)  :: filo {m}
physalis {n} (plant of the genus Physalis)  :: uchuva {f}
physical {adj} /ˈfɪzɪkəl/ (having to do with the body)  :: físico
physical {adj} (having to do with physics)  :: físico
physical {adj} (having to do with the material world)  :: físico
physical {n} (physical examination)  :: revisación {f}
physical chemistry {n} (the chemistry subdiscipline)  :: fisicoquímica {f}
physical culture {n} (bodybuilding) SEE: bodybuilding  ::
physical education {n} (curriculum component)  :: educación física
physical law {n} (physical law)  :: ley de la naturaleza {f}, leyes naturales {f-p}, ley científica {f}
physically {adv} (in a physical manner)  :: físicamente
physical map {n} (topographical map) SEE: topographical map  ::
physical therapy {n} (therapy of exercises and activities to treat injury or dysfunction) SEE: physiotherapy  ::
physician {n} (medical doctor)  :: médico {m}
physicist {n} /ˈfɪz.ɪ.sɪst/ (person whose occupation specializes in the science of physics)  :: físico
physicochemical {adj} (of or pertaining to physical chemistry)  :: fisicoquímico
physics {n} /ˈfɪz.ɪks/ (branch of science)  :: física {f}
physiography {n} (subfield of geography)  :: fisiografia {f}
physiologic {adj} (of or pertaining to physiology) SEE: physiological  ::
physiological {adj} /ˌfɪziəˈlɑdʒɪkəl/ (of, or relating to physiology)  :: fisiológico
physiologically {adv} (in accordance with the science of physiology)  :: fisiológicamente
physiologist {n} (person)  :: fisiólogo {m}, fisióloga {f}
physiology {n} /ˌfɪziˈɑ.lə.d͡ʒi/ (branch of biology)  :: fisiología {f}
physiotherapist {n} (therapist who treats physical injury or dysfunction, usually with exercise)  :: fisioterapeuta {m} {f}
physiotherapy {n} (therapy that uses physical techniques such as massage and exercise)  :: terapia física {f}, rehabilitación {f}, recapazitación {f}
phytochemical {n} (any chemical substance characteristic of plants)  :: fitoquímico {m}
phytogeography {n} (geobotany) SEE: geobotany  ::
phytomining {n} (planting of vegetation that will selectively concentrate specific metals)  :: fitominería {f}
phytophagous {adj} (feeding on plants)  :: fitófago
phytosanitary {adj} (concerning the health of plants)  :: fitosanitario {m}, fitosanitaria {f}
phytotomy {n} (dissection or anatomy of plants)  :: fitotomía {f}
pi {n} (irrational mathematical constant)  :: pi {f}
pi {n} /paɪ/ (letter of Greek alphabet)  :: pi {f}
Piacenza {prop} (province)  :: Plasencia
Piacenzian {n} (subdivision of the Pliocene epoch)  :: Piacenziense
pianist {n} /piˈænɪst/ (piano player)  :: pianista {m} {f}
piano {n} /piˈænoʊ/ (a keyboard musical instrument)  :: piano {m}
piano bench {n} (a rectangular wooden bench used while playing the piano)  :: banqueta del piano {f}
pianola {n} (music) SEE: player piano  ::
pica {n} /ˈpaɪkə/ (disorder)  :: pica {f}
picador {n} (a lancer mounted on horseback who assists a matador)  :: picador {m}
picaroon {v} /ˌpɪkəˈruːn/ (to behave as a pirate)  :: piratear
piccolo {n}  :: flautín {m}
piccolo {n} /ˈpɪkələʊ/ (musical instrument)  :: flautín {m}, píccolo {m}
Pichileminian {n} (relating to Pichilemu)  :: pichilemino {m}, pichilemina {f}
Pichilemu {prop} (Pichilemu)  :: Pichilemu {m}, Pichilemo {m}
Pichilemu City {prop} (Pichilemu City - see also Pichilemu#Translations, see also: Pichilemu)  :: Ciudad de Pichilemu
pick {n} /pɪk/ (pickaxe)  :: pico {m}
pick {n} (tool to open a lock)  :: ganzúa
pick {v}  :: coger
pickaxe {n} /ˈpɪkˌæks/ (heavy iron tool)  :: pico {m}
picket {n} (protester positioned outside an office, workplace etc. during a strike)  :: piquete
pickle {n} (any vegetable preserved in vinegar and consumed as relish)  :: escabeche {m}, picles {m-p}
pickle {n} (brine used for preserving food)  :: vinagreta {f}
pickle {n} (cucumber preserved in brine or vinegar syrup)  :: pepinillo
pickle {v} (to preserve food in a salt, sugar or vinegar solution)  :: encurtir, escabechar
pick on {v} (bully, bother, or harass)  :: hostigar
pick one's nose {v} (to engage in nose-picking)  :: hurgarse la nariz
pickpocket {n} /ˈpɪkpɒkɪt/ (one who steals from the pocket of a passerby)  :: carterista
pick up {v}  :: pepenar [Central America, Mexico]
pick up {v} (to answer (a telephone), see pick up the phone)  :: contestar
pick up {v} (to collect an object, especially in passing)  :: recoger, recolectar
pick up {v} (to improve, increase, or speed up)  :: mejorar
pick up {v} (to lift; to grasp and raise)  :: coger
pick up {v} (to receive (a signal))  :: captar
pick-up line {n} (Vocal introduction intended to garner sexual interest from a stranger)  :: [Argentina] piropo
pick up the phone {v} (to pick up the receiver of a telephone to answer a call)  :: contestar el teléfono
pickup truck {n} (truck with an open cargo bed )  :: camioneta {f}, pickup {f} [Latin America], picop {m} [Guatemala], troca {f} [Northern Mexico], troque {m} [Northwestern Mexico]
picnic {n} /ˈpɪknɪk/ (a meal eaten outdoors)  :: jira {f}
pico de gallo {n} /ˌpikoʊdəˈɡaɪ.oʊ/ (condiment generally made with diced raw onions, tomatoes, chiles, and cilantro)  :: pico de gallo {m}
picoliter {n} (picolitre) SEE: picolitre  ::
picric acid {n} (picric acid)  :: ácido pícrico {m}
pictogram {n} (picture that represents a word or an idea)  :: pictograma {m}
Pictor {prop} (constellation)  :: Pictor
picture {n} (informal: cinema)  :: cine {m}
picture {n} (painting) SEE: painting  ::
picture {n} (photograph)  :: foto {f}, fotografía {f}
picture {n} /ˈpɪk(t)ʃɚ/ (representation of visible reality produced by drawing, etc)  :: imagen {f}
picture card {n} (trade card) SEE: trade card  ::
picturesque {adj} /pɪktʃəˈɹɛsk/ (resembling a picture or painting)  :: pintoresco
pie {n}  :: empanada {f}
pie {n} /paɪ/ (type of pastry)  :: pastel {m}
pie {n} (pizza) SEE: pizza  ::
piebald {adj} /ˈpaɪ.bɔld/ (spotted or blotched)  :: moteado
piece {n} (artillery)  :: pieza de artillería {f}
piece {n} (artistic creation)  :: pieza {f}
piece {n} (hairpiece) SEE: hairpiece  ::
piece {n} (object played in a board game)  :: pieza
piece {n}  :: pedazo {m}, trozo {m}
piece {n} /piːs/ (part of a larger whole)  :: pieza {f}, pedazo {m}
piece {n} (small coin)  :: pieza {f}
piecemeal {adj} /ˈpiːs.miːl/ (Made or done in pieces or one stage at a time)  :: deslavazado, poco sistemático
piecemeal {adv} (piece by piece)  :: deslavazadamente, desordenadamente
piece of cake {n} /ˈpiːsə(v)ˈkeɪk/ (simple or easy job)  :: coser y cantar, bicoca {f}, pan comido, papita pal loro
piece of clothing {n} (garment) SEE: garment  ::
piece of furniture {n} (item of furniture.)  :: mueble {m}
piece of paper {n} (sheet or scrap of paper)  :: papel {m}, papelito {m}
piece of shit {n} (a bad thing)  :: pedazo de mierda m
piece together {v} (to physically assemble from fragments or pieces)  :: juntar, montar
piece work {n} (type of work)  :: trabajo a destajo {m}
Piedmont {prop} (region)  :: Piamonte {m}
piem {n} /ˈpaɪ.əm/ (mnemonic)  :: piema
pier {n} /pɪə̯(ɹ)/ (raised platform built from the shore out over water)  :: muelle {m}, embarcadero {m}, malecón {m}
pier {n} (rectangular pillar, or similar structure, that supports an arch, wall or roof)  :: pilar {m}
pier {n} (structure supporting the junction between two spans of a bridge)  :: pilar {m} (de puente)
pierce {v} (puncture)  :: perforar
piercing {n} (hole for jewelry)  :: pirsin {m}
piercing {n} (the jewelry itself)  :: pirsin {m}
Pieria {prop} (Greek prefecture)  :: Pieria
piety {n}  :: piedad {f}
piety {n} (reverence and devotion to God)  :: piedad {f}
piezoelectric {adj} (of or relating to piezoelectricity)  :: piezoeléctrico
piezoelectricity {n} (capacity of crystal to generate electricity)  :: piezoelectricidad {f}
piezomagnetism {n} (magnetism)  :: piezomagnetismo {m}
piezometer {n} (instrument used to measure pressure)  :: piezómetro {m}
piffle {n} /ˈpɪf.əl/ (nonsense, foolish talk)  :: parloteo, chapurreo, chamullo, cháchara, jerga, jerigonza
piffle {v} (to act or speak in a futile, ineffective, or nonsensical manner)  :: parlotear, chamullar, chacharear, chapurrar, chapurrear, farfullar
pig {n} (derogatory slang for police officer)  :: milico {m} [Andes, River Plate region]
pig {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet  ::
pig {n} /pɪɡ/ (mammal of genus Sus)  :: cerdo {m}, chancho {m} [Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay], chon {m} [Northern Central Spain, specifically Cantabria], coche {m} [Guatemala], cochi {m} [Northwestern Mexico], cochín {m} [Northern Spain, specifically Aragon], cochino {m} [Mexico, Southwestern Spain and Canary Islands, standard usage in Venezuela], cocho {m} [Northern Spain, specifically Leon], cuchi {m} [Northern Central and Northwestern Argentina], cuto {m} [Northern Spain - specifically Aragon, La Rioja and Navarra], gocho {m} [Northern Spain, specifically Asturias and Leon], gorrino [Southern Central and Eastern Central Spain], guarro {m} [Western Spain, specifically Extremadura], marrano {m} [Central and Western Venezuela, Colombia], puerco {m} [Caribbean Islands, Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama], tocino {m} [Northern Spain, specifically Aragon], tunco {m} [El Salvador]
pig {n} (pork) SEE: pork  ::
pigeon {n} /ˈpɪdʒən/ (bird of the pigeon and dove family Columbidae)  :: paloma {f}, [male] palomo {m}, [offspring, young] pichón {m}
pigeonhole {n} (one of an array of compartments)  :: casilla {f}, casillero {m}
pigeonhole {v} (to categorize; especially to limit or be limited to a particular category, role, etc)  :: encasillar
pigeon pea {n}  :: gandul {m}, guandú {m}, guandul {m}, frijol de palo [Peru], quinchoncho {m} [Venezuela]
piggy bank {n} (a small container to store small saved coins in)  :: alcancía {f} [Latin America, Southern Spain and Canary Islands], hucha {f} [Spain standard usage] ; (pig-shaped) chanchito {m} [Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Peru, Uruguay], cochinito {m} [Mexico, Venezuela], cochito {m} [Guatemala], marranito {m} [Colombia], puerquito {m} [Mexico], tunquito {m} [El Salvador]
pig iron {n} (a type of crude iron)  :: arrabio {m}
pig Latin {n} (wordplay)  :: jeringoso {m}
piglet {n} /ˈpɪɡ.lət/ (young pig)  :: lechón {m}
pigling {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet  ::
pigment {n} (a dry colorant, usually an insoluble powder)  :: pigmento {m}
pigment {n} (any color in plant or animal cells)  :: pigmento
pigment {v} (To add color or pigment)  :: pigmentar
pigpen {n} (pigsty) SEE: pigsty  ::
pigskin {n}  :: piel de cerdo {m}
pigsty {n} (dirty or very untidy place)  :: pocilga {f}, chiquero {m}
pigsty {n} /ˈpɪɡstaɪ/ (shelter where pigs are kept)  :: pocilga {f}, chiquero {m}
pigtail {n} (either of two braids or ponytails)  :: dobletrenza
pigtail {n} /ˈpɪɡ.teɪl/ (braided hair)  :: coleta
pike {n} (any fish of the genus Esox)  :: lucio {m}
pike {n} (turnpike) SEE: turnpike  ::
pike {n} (weapon)  :: pica {f}
pike-perch {n} (zander) SEE: zander  ::
pilaster {n} /pɪˈlastə/ (a column attached to the wall)  :: pilastra
Pilate {prop} /ˈpaɪlət/ (Pontius Pilate)  :: Pilato {m}
pilcrow {n} (a paragraph mark)  :: signo de antígrafo, calderón
pile {n} (funeral pile) SEE: pyre  ::
pile {n} (heap)  :: montón {m}
pile {n} (large building, or mass of buildings)  :: conjunto {m}
pile {n} (nap of a cloth) SEE: nap  ::
pile {n} (obsolete: reverse of a coin) SEE: tails  ::
pile {n} /paɪl/ (hemorrhoid) SEE: hemorrhoid  ::
pile {n}  :: pila {f}
pile {n} (wrought iron to be worked over into bars or other shapes) SEE: fagot  ::
pileated gibbon {n} (Hylobates pileatus)  :: gibón de capelo {m}
piles {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids  ::
piles {n} (plural of pile) SEE: pile  ::
pile up {v} (idiomatic: to accumulate)  :: amontonarse
pile up {v} (to form a pile etc.)  :: acumular, arrumar, apilar
pile-up {n} (traffic accident)  :: choque múltiple {m}
pilfer {v} /ˈpɪl.fɚ/ (to steal in small quantities)  :: sisar, ratear
pilgarlic {n} /pɪlˈɡɑːlɪk/ (bald-headed person) SEE: egghead  ::
pilgrim {n} (traveler, especially to religious sites)  :: peregrino {m}, colonista {m}
pilgrimage {n} (religious journey, or one to a sacred place)  :: peregrinación {f}, peregrinaje
pill {n} /pɪl/ (small object for swallowing)  :: píldora {f}, pastilla {f}, comprimido {m}, tableta {f}
pill {n} (the pill - functions as a contraceptive)  :: pastilla {f}, pastilla anticonceptiva {f}, píldora {f}, píldora anticonceptiva {f}
pillage {n} (the act of pillaging)  :: saqueo {m}, pillaje {m}
pillage {v} /ˈpɪl.ɪdʒ / (loot or plunder by force)  :: saquear
pillar {n} /ˈpɪlɚ/ (large post, often used as supporting architecture)  :: pilar {m}
pillbox {n} (box for pills)  :: pastillero
pill bug {n} (terrestrial crustacean)  :: bicho bola, bicho bolita
pillion {n} /ˈpɪlɪjən/  :: grupera {f}
pillory {n} /ˈpɪləɹi/ (a framework on a post used as a means of punishment and humiliation)  :: picota {f}
pillow {n} /ˈpɪləʊ/ (soft cushion used to support the head in bed)  :: almohada {f}
pillow case {n} (sheet for covering a pillow)  :: funda (de almohada) {f}
pillowcase {n} (cover for pillows) SEE: pillow case  ::
pillowslip {n} (pillow case) SEE: pillow case  ::
pill to swallow {n} (something to accept)  :: trago amargo {m}
pilot {adj} (used as indicator)  :: piloto {m} {f}
pilot {n} /ˈpaɪlət/ (controller of aircraft)  :: piloto {m}
pilot {n} (sample TV series episode)  :: piloto {m} {f}
pilot {v} (to control an aircraft or watercraft)  :: pilotar
pilot {v} (to test)  :: probar
pilot light {n} (flame used to ignite gas)  :: llama piloto {f}
pilot whale {n} (either of two species of whale)  :: calderón {m}
pimiento {n} /pɪˈmjɛntoʊ/ (a red sweet pepper)  :: pimentón
pimp {n} /pɪmp/ (prostitution solicitor)  :: chulo {m}, golfo {m}, cafiche {m}, proxeneta, cabrón {m}
pimp {v} (to act as procurer of prostitutes)  :: putear, proxenentizar, encafichar
pimple {n} (annoying person)  :: pendejo {m}
pimple {n} /ˈpɪmp(ə)l/ (inflamed spot on the surface of the skin)  :: espinilla {f}
pin {n} (in chess)  :: clavado {m}, clavada {f}
pin {n} (jewellery attached with a pin) SEE: brooch  ::
pin {n} /pɪn/ (small device; small needle with no eye)  :: alfiler {m}, aguja {f}
pin {n} (US: accessory attached with a pin)  :: pin
pin {v} (in chess)  :: clavar
pince-nez {n} /pænsˈneɪ/ (type of eyeglasses)  :: quevedos {m-p}
pincers {n} (front claws)  :: pinzas {f-p}
pincers {n} (gripping tool)  :: pinzas {f-p}, tenaza {f}
pinch {n} (action of squeezing a small amount of skin)  :: pellizco {m}
pinch {n} (difficult situation)  :: aprieto {m}
pinch {n} (small amount of powder)  :: pizca {f}
pinch {v} (to squeeze a small amount of skin)  :: pellizcar
pinch {v} (to steal)  :: pellizcar
pinchbeck {n} (an alloy of copper and zinc)  :: similor
pincushion {n} (device to receive sewing pins)  :: agujero {m}, acerico {m}
Pindar {prop} (poet)  :: Píndaro
pine {n} (painful longing)  :: añoranza {f}
pine {n} /paɪn/ (tree of the genus Pinus)  :: pino {m}
pine {n} (pinewood)  :: pino
pine {v} (to long for sufferingly)  :: languidecer, añorar
pineal gland {n} /pʌɪˈniːəl ˌɡland/ (a small endocrine gland)  :: glándula pineal {f}
pineapple {n} (fruit)  :: piña {f}, ananás {m}
pineapple {n} /ˈpaɪnæpəl/ (plant)  :: piña {f}, ananás {m}
pine cone {n} (the seed-bearing cone of a pine tree)  :: piña {f}, estróbilo {m}, cono {m}
pinecone {n} (pine cone) SEE: pine cone  ::
pine nut {n} /ˈpaɪn ˌnʌt/ (edible seeds of evergreen pine)  :: piñón {m}
pinenut {n} (edible seeds of evergreen pine)  :: piñón {m}
pinery {n} (pinewood) SEE: pinewood  ::
pine tree {n} (pine) SEE: pine  ::
pinewood {n} (forest or grove of pines)  :: pinar {m}
pinewood {n} (wood of the pine)  :: pino {m}
ping pong {n} (table tennis) SEE: table tennis  ::
pink {adj} (colored/coloured between red and white)  :: rosado
pink {n} (pale red colour)  :: rosado, rosa, pink
pink {n} /pɪŋk/ (flower)  :: clavel {m}
pink dollar {n} (business generated by homosexuals) SEE: pink pound  ::
pinkish {adj} (somewhat pink)  :: rosadizo, arosado
pink slime {n} (meat by-product)  :: baba rosada {f}, baba rosa {f}, viscosidad rosada {f}
pinky {n} /ˈpɪŋki/ (little finger) SEE: little finger  ::
pinna {n} (outer ear)  :: oreja {f}, pinna {f}, aurícula {f}, pabellón auricular {m}
PIN number {n} /ˈpɪn.nʌm.bɝ/ (PIN) SEE: PIN  ::
Pinocchio {n} (one who lies often)  :: pinocho
Pinocchio {prop} (fairy tale)  :: Pinocho {m}
Pinocchio {prop} (protagonist)  :: Pinocho {m}
pinout {n} (signals that correspond to each pin)  :: patillaje {m}
pins and needles {n} (tingling felt in limb)  :: hormigueo {m}
pint {n} /paɪnt/ (unit of volume for liquids)  :: pinta {f}
pinta {n} /ˈpaɪnt.ə/ (pint) SEE: pint  ::
pintail {n} (duck)  :: ánade rabudo {m}, pato rabo de gallo {m}
pinwheel {n} (fake flower for children)  :: ventolera {f}, molinillo {m}, molinete {m}, [Mexico] rehilete {m}
Pinyin {prop} (romanization of Mandarin Chinese)  :: pinyin {m}
piñon {n} (pine nut) SEE: pine nut  ::
piñon {n} (piñon pine) SEE: piñon pine  ::
pioneer {n} (member of a child organization in the soviet bloc)  :: pionero {m}
pioneer {n} /ˌpaɪəˈnɪəɹ/ (one who goes before)  :: pionero {m}
pious {adj} /ˈpaɪəs/ (of or pertaining to piety)  :: piadoso {m}
pious {adj}  :: piadoso, piadosa
piously {adv} (in a pious manner)  :: piadosamente
pip {n} /pɪp/ (seed)  :: pipa {f}
pipe {n} (computing character)  :: pleca {f}
pipe {n} (computing: means of interprocess communication)  :: tubería {f}, tubería informática {f}
pipe {n} (computing slang)  :: banda ancha {f}
pipe {n} (decorative edging)  :: orla {f}, encaje {m}
pipe {n} (geology)  :: chimenea {f}
pipe {n} (musical instrument)  :: instrumento tradicional de soplo, zampoña {f}, gaita {f}, pito {m}, chiflo {m}, flauta {f})
pipe {n} (organ pipe)  :: tubo de órgano {m}
pipe {n} /paɪp/ (hollow tube)  :: tubería {f}, tubo {m}
pipe {n} (pasta)  :: codos {m-p}, coditos {m-p}
pipe {n} (slang term for penis)  :: fierro {m}
pipe {n} (smoking tool) SEE: tobacco pipe  ::
pipe dream {n} (near impossibility)  :: sueño guajiro
pipefish {n} (small fish)  :: pez aguja {m}
piper {n} (baby pigeon) SEE: squab  ::
piper {n} /ˈpaɪ.pɚ/ (bagpiper) SEE: bagpiper  ::
pipes of Pan {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
pipette {n} /paɪˈpɛt/ (small glass tube used for transferring liquid)  :: pipeta {f}
pipit {n} (passerine bird from the genus Anthus)  :: bisbita {f}
pipérade {n} (dish)  :: piperrada {f}
piquant {adj} /ˈpiː.kənt/ (Favorably stimulating to the palate)  :: picante
piracy {n} (robbery at sea)  :: piratería {f}
Piraeus {prop} (city)  :: Pireo
piranha {n} (South American fish)  :: piraña {f}
pirate {n} (one who downloads copyrighted works)  :: pirata {m}
pirate {n} (one who reproduces copyrighted works for distribution)  :: pirata {m}
pirate {n} /ˈpaɪɹɪt/ (one who plunders at sea)  :: pirata {m}
pirate {v}  :: piratear
pirozhok {n} (pirozhki) SEE: pirozhki  ::
Pisa {prop} (city in Italy)  :: Pisa
Pisces {n} (Someone with a Pisces star sign)  :: piscis {m} {f}
Pisces {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Piscis {m-p}
Pisces {prop} /ˈpaɪsiːz/ (constellation)  :: Piscis {m-p}
Piscis Austrinus {prop} (constellation)  :: Piscis Austrinus
pismire {n} /ˈpɪsmaɪə/ (ant) SEE: ant  ::
piss {n} /pɪs/ (urine)  :: meado {m}, orina {f}, meada {f}, pis, pipí {m} (coloquial)
piss {v} ((vulgar) to urinate)  :: mear, empapar de meado
pissass {adj} (worthless, backward, or small)  :: cagado {m}, de mierda, vale mierda, cochinada {f}, mierda {f}
pissed {adj} (Annoyed, angry)  :: enojado, disgustado
pissed {adj} (Drunk)  :: borracho
pissed off {adj} (annoyed, upset, angry)  :: cabreado, enputado, encabronado
pisser {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
pisser {n} (toilet (vulgar)) SEE: shitter  ::
piss oneself {v} (vulgar slang: be very scared)  :: hacerse en los pantalones, orinarse, mearse
piss oneself {v} (vulgar slang: laugh uncontrollably)  :: hacerse en los pantalones, orinarse, mearse
piss oneself {v} (vulgar slang: wet oneself)  :: hacerse en los pantalones, orinarse, mearse
pistachio {n} /pɪsˈtæʃioʊ/ (fruit)  :: pistacho {m}, alfóncigo {m}, alfónsigo {m}
pistil {n} (A discrete unit in the center of a flower which receives the pollen and produces a fruit)  :: pistilo {m}
Pistoia {prop} (capital)  :: Pistoya
pistol {n} (handgun)  :: pistola {f}
pistol {n} (jokester) SEE: jokester  ::
pistol {n}  :: pistola {f}
pistol {n} (the mechanical component of a fuse)  :: pistola {f}
piston {n} /ˈpɪstən/ (solid disk or cylinder that fits inside a hollow cylinder)  :: pistón {m}, émbolo {m}
pit {n} (archaeology: excavation hole)  :: foso {m}, excavación {f}
pit {n} (area at a motor racetrack used for refueling and repairing the vehicles during a race)  :: [anglicism] pit {f}
pit {n} (hole in the ground)  :: fosa {f}
pit {n} (mine) SEE: mine  ::
pit {n} (seed or stone inside a fruit)  :: semilla {f}, hueso {m}
pit {n} (the stone of a drupaceous fruit)  :: hueso {m}
pit {n} (trading pit) SEE: trading pit  ::
pit {v} (remove the stone from)  :: deshuesar
pitaya {n} (fruit)  :: pitahaya {f}
Pitcairn Islands {prop} (British territory)  :: islas Pitcairn {f-p}
pitch {n} (dark, extremely viscous material made by distilling tar)  :: pez {f}
pitch {n} (distance between evenly spaced objects)  :: distancia {f}, paso {m} (de rosca o hélice)
pitch {n} (level or degree)  :: tono {m}
pitch {n} /pɪtʃ/ (sticky, gummy substance secreted by trees)  :: brea {f}, pez {f}
pitch {n} (the act of pitching a baseball)  :: lanzamiento {m}
pitch {n} (the angle at which an object sits)  :: declive
pitch {n} (the field on which cricket, soccer, rugby or field hockey is played)  :: campo {m}
pitch {n} (the perceived frequency of a sound or note)  :: tono {m}, altura {f}, altura tonal {f}
pitch {v} (baseball: to throw the ball toward home plate)  :: echar, lanzar
pitch {v} (to assemble or erect (a tent))  :: armar, plantar
pitch {v} (to promote, advertise, or attempt to sell)  :: promover
pitch {v} (to throw)  :: echar, lanzar
pitcher {n} (A wide-mouthed, deep vessel for holding liquids)  :: jarra {f}
pitcher {n} (Gay dominant sex partner)  :: activo, soplanucas
pitcher {n} (the player who throws the ball to the batter)  :: lanzador {m}, lanzadora {f}
pitchfork {n} (farm tool with tines)  :: bieldo {m}, horca {f}
pitfall {n} /ˈpɪʔfɑl/ (potential problem, hazard, or danger)  :: obstáculo {m}, trampa {f}
pith {n} (essential or vital part)  :: médula, medula, meollo
pith {n} /pɪθ/ (soft spongy substance in the center of the stems of many plants and trees)  :: médula, medula, pulpa
pitiful {adj}  :: lamentable
pitiful {adj} /ˈpɪdəfl̩/ (so appalling or sad that one feels or should feel sorry for it; eliciting pity)  :: lastimoso, lastimero
pit lane {n} (lane adjacent)  :: calle de garajes {f}, calle de boxes {f}
pitot tube {n} (pressure measuring instrument)  :: tubo de Pitot {m}
pit stop {n}  :: parada en boxes
pit stop {n} /ˈpɪt.stɑp/ (stop made during an automobile race at the pit to refuel)  :: parada en boxes {f}
Pittacus {prop} (statesman and lawgiver)  :: Pítaco
pittance {n}  :: miseria {f}
pitter {n} (Device)  :: descarozador
pituitary {adj} (of or pertaining to the pituitary gland)  :: pituitario
pituitary gland {n} (endocrine gland)  :: glándula pituitaria {f}
pity {interj} (what a pity) SEE: what a pity  ::
pity {n} /ˈpɪti/ (feeling of sympathy)  :: compasión {f}, piedad, lástima {f}
pity {n} (something regrettable)  :: lástima {f}
pity {v} (to feel pity for someone or something)  :: tener lástima
pivotal {adj} (being of crucial importance; central, key)  :: crucial
pixel {n} (one of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory)  :: píxel {m}
pixellated {adj} (pixelated) SEE: pixelated  ::
pizza {n} (a single instance of that dish)  :: pizza {f}
pizza {n} /ˈpit͡sə/ (baked Italian dish)  :: pizza {f}
pizzeria {n} (outlet that primarily sells pizza)  :: pizzería {f}
placard {n} (a sheet of paper or cardboard)  :: letrero {m}, pancarta {f} [at protest]
placate {v} /ˈpleɪkeɪt/ (to calm)  :: aplacar
place {n}  :: [1, 3] lugar {m}, [1, 3] punta {f}
place {n} (informal: house or home)  :: casa {f}
place {n} (numeric: the column counting a certain quantity)  :: lugar {m}, posición {f}
place {n} (open space, courtyard, market square)  :: plaza {f}
place {n} /pleɪs/ (location, position)  :: lugar {m}, sitio {m}
place {n} (somewhere to sit)  :: asiento {m}
place {n} (the position as a member of a team)  :: lugar {m}, puesto {m}
place {n} (the position of a contestant in a competition)  :: lugar {m}, posición {f}, puesto {m}
place {v} (passive: to achieve (a certain position))  :: clasificarse, colocarse
place {v} (to arrange for, make (a bet))  :: apostar
place {v} (to earn a given spot in a competition)  :: clasificarse, colocarse
place {v} (to put in a specific location)  :: colocar, poner, situar
place {v} (to recruit or match an appropriate person for a job)  :: colocar, contratar
place {v} (to remember where and when something or someone was previously encountered)  :: situar
place {v} (to sing (a note) with the correct pitch)  :: entonar
placebo {n} /pləˈsiboʊ/ (a dummy medicine containing no active ingredients; an inert treatment)  :: placebo {m}
placebo effect {n} (tendency for a substance to exhibit results due to belief of the recipient)  :: efecto placebo {m}
place mat {n} (protective table mat)  :: salvamanteles {m}, individual {m}
placenta {n} (botany)  :: placenta {f}
placenta {n} /pləˈsentə/ (anatomy: placenta)  :: placenta {f}
place of decimals {n} (position of digit to the right of the decimal point) SEE: decimal place  ::
placid {adj} /ˈplæs.ɪd/ (calm and quiet; peaceful)  :: plácido
placidity {n} /pləˈsɪd.ə.ti/ (state of being placid)  :: placidez {f}
plagiarism {n} (act of plagiarizing or something plagiarized)  :: plagio {m}
plagiarism {n} /ˈpleɪdʒəˌɹɪzm/ (copying of someone's ideas)  :: plagio {m}
plagiarist {n} (one who plagiarizes)  :: plagiador {m}
plague {n} (an epidemic or pandemic caused by any pestilence)  :: plaga {f}
plague {n} (a nuisance)  :: plaga {f}
plague {n}  :: plaga {f}
plague {n} /pleɪɡ/ (specific disease "the Plague")  :: plaga {f}
plague {v} (to harass)  :: plagar, molestar, atormentar
plaid {n} /plæd/ (pattern)  :: cuadros escoceses {m-p}, cuadrillé {m}
plain {adj} (computing: containing no non-printing characters)  :: con caracteres normales, libre de caracteres especiales, sin caracteres especiales
plain {adj} /pleɪ̯n/ (ordinary; lacking adornment or ornamentation)  :: sencillo
plain {adj} (unseasoned)  :: desabrido {m}, natural
plain {n} (an expanse of land with relatively low relief)  :: llanura {f}, planicie {f}
Plain of Jars {prop} (plateau in Laos)  :: Llanura de las Jarras {f}
plain text {n} (unencrypted text) SEE: cleartext  ::
plaintiff {n} (party bringing a suit in civil law against a defendant)  :: demandante; querellante.
plain-winged antshrike {n} (bird)  :: batará alillano
plait {n} /pleɪt/ (braid)  :: trenza {f}
plait {v} (to double in narrow folds) SEE: pleat  ::
plait {v} (to interweave)  :: trenzar
plan {n} (2-dimensional drawing from above)  :: plano {m}
plan {n} /plɛən]/ (technical drawing)  :: plano {m}
plan {n} (set of intended actions)  :: plan {m}
plan {v} (to create a plan for)  :: planear
plan {v} (to intend)  :: planear, tener intención de
Planalto slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: batará pizarroso del Planalto
Planck's constant {n} (constant)  :: constante de Planck {f}
plane {adj} /pleɪn/ (of a surface: flat or level.)  :: plano
plane {n} (airplane)  :: avión {m}
plane {n} (a tool)  :: cepillo {m}
plane {n} (deciduous tree)  :: platano {m}
plane {n} (level or flat surface)  :: plano {m}
plane {n} (math: flat surface extending infinitely in all directions)  :: plano {m}
plane {v} (to smooth with a plane)  :: cepillar
planet {n} /ˈplænət/ (each of the seven major bodies which move relative to the fixed stars in the night sky)  :: planeta {m}
planet {n} (rocky or gaseous spherical bodies orbiting the Sun)  :: planeta {m}
planet {n} (similar body in orbit around a star)  :: planeta {m}
planetarium {n} /plænɪˈtɛːrɪəm/ (museum which displays images of space)  :: planetario {m}
planetary {adj} (of or relating to planets)  :: planetario
planetary nebula {n} (nebulosity)  :: nebulosa planetaria {f}
planetology {n} (the study of planets)  :: planetología {f}
planetree {n} (sycamore) SEE: sycamore  ::
Planet X {prop} (hypothetical planet)  :: planeta X {m}
plangent {adj} /ˈplænd͡ʒənt/ (having a loud mournful sound)  :: plañidero, quejumbroso, triste, consternado
planimeter {n} (measuring device)  :: planímetro {m}
plank {n} /pleɪŋk/ (long, broad and thick piece of timber)  :: tablón
plank {n} (political issue)  :: artículo
plank {v} (to cover something with planking)  :: entablar
planking {n} (practice of lying face down with arms to the sides)  :: planking {m}
planking {n} (series of planks)  :: entablado, entarimado
plankton {n} (generic term for all the organisms that float in the sea)  :: plancton {m}
planned obsolescence {n} (policy of deliberately planning or designing a product with a limited useful life)  :: obsolescencia programada {f}
plant {n} (a small or herbaceous organism, rather than a tree)  :: planta {f}
plant {n} (factory) SEE: factory  ::
plant {n} (object placed to incriminate)  :: fabricación {f}
plant {n} (organism of the kingdom Plantae)  :: vegetal {m}
plant {n} /plænt/ (organism capable of photosynthesis)  :: planta {f}, mata {f}
plant {n}  :: planta {f}
plant {v} (place in soil or other substrate in order that it may live and grow)  :: plantar, sembrar
plant {v} (to place (an object, or sometimes a person), often with the implication of intending deceit)  :: colocar [incriminating evidence], infiltrar [a spy]
plant {v} (to place or set something firmly or with conviction)  :: plantar, colocar
plantain {n} (fruit)  :: [Mexico] plátano macho {m}, plátano {m}
plantain {n} /ˈplæn.teɪn/ (small plant)  :: llantén {m}
plantar fascia {n} (the thick connective tissue which supports the arch of the foot)  :: faja plantar
plantar fasciitis {n} (painful inflammation of the plantar fascia)  :: fasciitis plantar
plantation {n} /plænˈteɪʃən/ (large farm)  :: plantación {f}
plantigrade {adj} (walking with the entire sole of the foot)  :: plantígrado
plantigrade {n} (an animal that walks with the entire sole of the foot)  :: plantígrado {m}
plasma {n} (component of blood)  :: plasma {f}
plasma {n} /ˈplæzmə/ (high energy state of matter)  :: plasma {f}
plasma membrane {n} (cell membrane) SEE: cell membrane  ::
plasmatic {adj} (pertaining to plasma)  :: plasmático
plasmid {n} /ˈplazmɪd/ (loop of double-stranded DNA that is separate from the chromosomes)  :: plásmido {m}
plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid and sticking plaster  ::
plaster {n} /ˈplæstɚ/ (healing paste)  :: ungüento {m}
plaster {n} (plaster of Paris) SEE: plaster of Paris  ::
plaster {n}  :: yeso {m}, escayola {f}, enlucido {m}, revoque {m}
plaster of Paris {n} (hemihydrate of calcium sulfate)  :: yeso blanco {m}
plastic {adj} (Capable of adapting to varying conditions)  :: maleable
plastic {adj} (Constructed of plastic)  :: plástico, de plástico
plastic {n} (any similar synthetic material)  :: plástico {m}
plastic {n} /ˈplæstɪk/ (a stiff but usually slightly flexible synthetic material)  :: plástico {m}
plastic art {n} (a visual art)  :: arte plástica {f}
plastic bag {n} (type of packaging)  :: bolsa de plástico {f}, bolsa plástica {f}
plasticine {n} (modeling clay)  :: plastilina {f}
plasticity {n} (property of a solid body)  :: plasticidad {f}
plasticity {n} (quality of being plastic)  :: plasticidad {f}
plasticizer {n} /ˈplæs.tɪ.saɪ.zə/ (substance added for pliability in plastics)  :: plastificador
plastic surgery {n} (cosmetic surgery)  :: cirugía estética {f}
plastic surgery {n} (surgery involving the transfer of tissue)  :: cirugía plástica {f}
plastid {n} (any of various organelles)  :: plasto {m}
plate {n} (a course at a meal)  :: plato {m}
plate {n} (a flat metallic object)  :: placa {f}, lámina {f}
plate {n} ((baseball) home plate) SEE: home plate  ::
plate {n} (contents of a plate)  :: plato {m}
plate {n} ((dentistry) dental plate)  :: placa {f}
plate {n} ((engineering, electricity) electrode)  :: placa {f}
plate {n} ((geology) tectonic plate) SEE: tectonic plate  ::
plate {n} ((historical) plate armour)  :: armadura {f}
plate {n} /pleɪt/ (dish from which food is served or eaten)  :: plato {m}
plate {n} ((printing) engraved surface used to transfer an image to paper)  :: placa {f}
plate {n} ((printing, photography) image or copy)  :: grabado {m}
plate {n} ((printing, publishing) full page illustration)  :: lámina {f}
plate {n} (vehicle license)  :: matrícula {f}, placa {f}
plate {v} (to cover the surface material of an object with a thin coat of another material)  :: chapar
plateau {n} /plæˈtoʊ/ (level expansion)  :: meseta {f}
platelet {n} (particle found in the blood of mammals)  :: plaqueta {f}
platform {n} ((computing) A particular type of operating system or environment)  :: plataforma {f}
platform {n}  :: plataforma {f}
platform {n} ((travel) A raised structure for passengers)  :: andén {m}, plataforma {f}
Platine {adj} (of or from River Plate)  :: rioplatense
platiniferous {adj} (yielding or containing platinum)  :: platinífero
platinous {adj} (containing divalent platinum)  :: platinoso {m}
platinum {n} /ˈplætənəm/ (metal)  :: platino {m}
platitude {n} /ˈplætɪtjuːd/ (often-quoted saying)  :: perogrullada, tópico
platitude {n} (triteness)  :: obviedad {f}
Plato {prop} /ˈpleɪ.toʊ/ (Greek philosopher)  :: Platón {m}
platometer {n} (planimeter) SEE: planimeter  ::
platonic {adj} /pləˈtɔnɪk/ (not sexual in nature)  :: platónico
Platonic {adj} (related to Plato)  :: platónico
platonic love {n} (intimate but non-sexual affection)  :: amor platónico {m}
platoon {n} /pləˈtuːn/ (unit of 30-40 soldiers)  :: peloton
platypus {n} (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)  :: ornitorrinco {m}
platypussary {n} (platypusary) SEE: platypusary  ::
plausibility {n} (the quality of being plausible)  :: plausibilidad
plausible {adj} /ˈplɔːz.ɪ.bəl/ (likely, acceptable)  :: probable
plausible {adj} (worthy of being applauded)  :: plausible
play {n} (area of free movement for a part of a mechanism)  :: juego {m}
play {n} (individual's performance in a sport)  :: juego {m}
play {n} (literary composition)  :: obra {f}
play {n} (major move by a business)  :: jugada {f}
play {n} (playful activity)  :: juego {m}
play {n} (theatrical performance)  :: obra teatral {f}
play {v} (act in a performance)  :: actuar
play {v} (participate in (a sport or game))  :: jugar a
play {v} /pleɪ/ (act in a manner such that one has fun)  :: jugar
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (intransitive sense, not affecting a noun))  :: tocar
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (transitive sense), affecting a noun)  :: tocar
play {v} (use a device to hear (a recording))  :: reproducir
playboy {n} (unemployed man who devotes himself to pleasure)  :: golfo {m}, mujeriego {m}
play by ear {v} (play music guided by one's memory of the sound)  :: tocar de memoria {m}
play dead {v} (to act as though defeated)  :: hacerse el muerto
player {n}  :: jugador
player {n} /ˈpleɪə(ɹ)/ (who plays any game)  :: jugador {m}, jugadora {f}
playful {adj} (funny, humorous, jesting, frolicsome)  :: divertido {m}
playful {adj} /ˈpleɪfəl/ (liking or prone to play)  :: juguetón {m}
playground {n} (large open space to play on, usually for children)  :: parque infantil {m}
playground {n} (open-air space on a school campus where the children can play)  :: parque de recreo {m}
playground {n} (small area for children)  :: juegos infantiles {m}
playground {n} (space to do what one pleases)  :: campo libre {m}
play hookey {v} (To be absent without permission)  :: hacer novillos [colloquial], hacer la cimarra [colloquial; O. Arg. and Chile]
play hooky {v} (to stay away from school, work, etc. without suitable permission or excuse)  :: [Spain] hacer novillos, [Argentina] hacerse la rata, capar clase [Colombia], chacharse [Bolivia], comer jobo [Puerto Rico], correrse la clase [Northern Spain, specifically Cantabria], echarse la pera [Ecuador], fullarse de clase [Spain's Balearic Islands], fumarse la clase [Spain], hacer borota [Northern Spain, specifically Navarra], hacer campana [Northeastern Spain], hacer la chancha [Chile], hacer chicarra [Spain, Basque Country], hacer la cimarra [Chile], hacer fuchina [Central Eastern Spain], hacer monta [Western Spain, specifically Extremadura], hacer pellas [Spain, Madrid], hacer la rabona [Argentina, Southern Spain, Paraguay, Uruguay], hacerse la chupina [Northern Central Argentina], hacerse la piarda [Spain, specifically Malaga], hacerse la rata [Argentina, Uruguay], ratearse [Argentina, Uruguay], hacer la vaca [Peru], hacerse la yuta [Northwestern Argentina], hacer novillos [Spain], hacer pira [Spain, Basque Country], hacer pirola [Northern Spain, specifically Aragon], irse de capiusa [Guatemala], irse de pinta [Mexico], pintearse [Mexico], jubilarse [Venezuela], latar [Northwestern Spain], palmar a clase [Northwestern Spain], pavearse [Panama], pegarse la huyona [Spain, Canary Islands], pelarse la clase [Central Eastern Spain], tirarse la pera [Peru], hacer la choca [Chile]
play house {n} (toy house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house  ::
play house {n} (toy house for dolls) SEE: doll's house  ::
playhouse {n} (toy house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house  ::
playhouse {n} (venue for performing plays) SEE: theater  ::
playing card {n} (one of usually 52 rectangular pieces of card)  :: baraja {f}, carta {f}, naipe {m}
playing field {n} (field on which a game is played)  :: campo de deportes {m}
playlist {n} (computing)  :: lista de reproducción {f}
play on words {n} (pun or similar humorous use of language)  :: juego de palabras {m}
playpen {n} (space for children to play)  :: parque para bebés {m}, corralito {m}
play possum {v} (to pretend to be dead)  :: hacerse el muerto
play truant {v} (to be absent from school without permission)  :: hacer pellas, hacer novillos
play with fire {v} (put oneself in a precarious situation)  :: jugar con fuego
playwright {n} (writer of plays for the theatre)  :: dramaturgo {m}, dramaturga {f}
playwriter {n} (playwright) SEE: playwright  ::
plaza {n} /ˈplɑːzə/ (a towns' public square)  :: plaza {f}
plea {n} (law: defendant's answer to plaintiff’s declaration)  :: alegato {m}
plea {n} /pliː/ (appeal, petition, entreaty)  :: alegato {m}
plea {n}  :: súplica {f}
pleasant {adj} /ˈplɛzənt/ (giving pleasure; pleasing in manner)  :: agradable, placentero
please {adv} (interjection to make a polite request)  :: por favor, favor de, porfa
please {v} /pliːz/ (to make happy or satisfy)  :: gustar, agradar
pleased to meet you {phrase} (polite formula used when the speaker is introduced to somebody)  :: encantado [said by a man], encantada [said by a woman], encantado de conocerte
please repeat after me {phrase} (phrase)  :: por favor, repita después de mi
please say that again {phrase} (please say that again)  :: repita por favor
please sit down {phrase} (please sit down)  :: [formal] siéntese, por favor, [plural] siéntense, por favor, [singular] siéntate, por favor
please speak more slowly {phrase} (please speak more slowly)  :: por favor habla más despacio, por favor hable más despacio
please turn left {phrase} (please turn left)  :: gire a la izquierda, por favor
please turn right {phrase} (please turn right)  :: gire a la derecha, por favor
pleasing {adj} (giving pleasure)  :: grato
pleasurable {adj} (that gives pleasure)  :: placentero {m}
pleasurably {adv} (in a manner that is pleasing)  :: placenteramente
pleasure {n} /ˈplɛʒɚ/ (a state of being pleased)  :: placer {m}
pleat {n} (fold in a fabric of a garment)  :: plisado {m}
pleat {n} (plait) SEE: plait  ::
plebeian {n} /pləˈbiː.ən/ (one of the common people in ancient Rome)  :: plebeyo {m}
plebs {n} (The common people)  :: plebe {f}
plectrum {n} ((music) small piece of plastic, metal, ivory, etc for plucking the strings)  :: plectro {m}, púa {f}
pledge {n} (drinking toast)  :: brindis {m}
pledge {n} (person who has taken a pledge of allegiance to a fraternity)  :: iniciado {m}, iniciada {f}
pledge {n} (promise to abstain from drinking alcohol)  :: juramento {m}, manda {f}
pledge {n} (security to payment)  :: garantía {f}
pledge {n} (solemn promise)  :: juramento {m}, promesa solemne {f}
pledge {v} /plɛdʒ/ (to make a solemn promise)  :: prometer, jurar
pledge {v} (to deposit something as a security; to pawn)  :: hipotecar, empeñar
Pleiades {prop} (astronomy)  :: Pléyades
Pleiades {prop} /ˈpliːədiːz/ (Greek mythology)  :: Pléyades
plenary {adj} /ˈpliːnəɹi/ (fully attended)  :: plenario
plenitude {n} (fullness, completeness)  :: plenitud {f}, compleción {f}
plenitude {n} /ˈplɛnɪtjuːd/ (abundance, plenty)  :: plenitud {f}, totalidad {f}
plentiful {adj} (yelding abundance)  :: abundante
plenty {adj} (plentiful) SEE: plentiful  ::
plenty {n} /ˈplɛnti/ (a more than adequate amount)  :: abundancia {f}
pleonasm {n} /ˈpliːənæzəm/ (redundancy in wording)  :: pleonasmo {m}
pleonastic {adj} (of, or relating to pleonasm)  :: redundante, pleonástico
pleroma {n} /pləˈɹoʊmə/ (the region of light above the world)  :: pléroma {m}
plethora {n} /ˈplɛθəɹə/ (excess, abundance)  :: plétora
pleura {n} (serous membrane that covers the lungs and thorax)  :: pleura
pleural cavity {n} (body cavity)  :: cavidad pleural {f}
plexiglass {n} (common language term for polymethyl methacrylate)  :: plexiglás {m}
pliable {adj} (easily bent or formed)  :: plegadizo {m}
Pliensbachian {n} (a subdivision of the Jurassic period)  :: Pliensbachiense
pliers {n} /ˈplaɪ.ə(ɹ)z/ (gripping tool which multiplies the strength of the user's hand)  :: alicates {m-p}
plinth {n} (bottom course of stones supporting a wall)  :: fundato
plinth {n} /plɪnθ/ (base for column, pedestal or statue)  :: zócalo {m}
Pliny {prop} /ˈplɪni/ (Roman praenomen)  :: Plinio
plod {v} /plɒd/ (to walk slowly)  :: caminar pesadamente
plot {n} (area of land used for building on or planting on)  :: plano {m}, lote, solar {m}
plot {n} (graph or diagram)  :: gráfica {f}, diagrama {m}
plot {n} /plɑt/ (course of a story)  :: argumento {m}, trama {f}
plot {n} (secret plan to achieve an end)  :: complot {m}, conspiración {f}
plot {v} (intransitive: to conceive)  :: conspirar
plot {v} (to trace out a graph or diagram)  :: trazar
plot {v} (transitive: to conceive)  :: tramar
plotter {n} (device)  :: plóter {m}
plot twist {n} (a change in the direction or expected outcome of the plot)  :: cambio de dirección del diagrama
plough {n} /plaʊ/ (device pulled through the ground in order to break it upon into furrows for planting)  :: arado {m}
plough {v} (to use a plough on to prepare for planting)  :: arar, labrar
Plough {prop} (Big Dipper) SEE: Big Dipper  ::
plover {n} /ˈplʌvɚ/ (wading bird of the family Charadriidae)  :: chorlo {m}, chorlito {m}, chorlitejo {m}
plow {n} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
plow {v} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
plowshare {n} (The cutting edge of a plow, typically a metal blade.)  :: reja {f}
pluck {n} (nerve, fortitude, persistence)  :: perseverancia {f}
pluck {v} /plʌk/ (music: to gently play a single string)  :: herir
pluck {v} (to remove feathers from a bird)  :: desplumar
plucky {adj} /ˈplʌki/ (having or showing pluck)  :: valiente {m} {f}, osado {m}
plug {n} (hole filler)  :: tapón {m}
plug {n} /plʌɡ/ (electric connecting device)  :: enchufe {m}
plug in {v} (connect an electrical device)  :: enchufar
plum {adj} (choice)  :: selecto, escogido
plum {n} /plʌm/ (the fruit)  :: ciruela {f}
plum {n} (raisin) SEE: raisin  ::
plum {n} ((slang) testicle)  :: huevos {m-p}
plum {n} (the tree)  :: ciruelo {m}
plumage {n} /ˈpluːmɪdʒ/ (feathers)  :: plumaje {m}
plumb bob {n} (metal weight)  :: peso de la plomada {m}
plumber {n} (one who fits, etc, pipes for water, gas or drainage)  :: fontanero {m} [Spain], gásfiter {m} [Chile], gasfitero {m} [Peru], plomero {m} [Latin America]
plumber {n} /ˈplʌmə/ (one who works in lead)  :: plomero {m}
plumber's helper {n} (plunger) SEE: plunger  ::
plumbery {n} (business of a plumber) SEE: plumbing  ::
plumbing {n} /ˈplʌmɪŋ/ (pipes, etc, of a water/gas/sewage system in a building)  :: cañería {f}
plumbing {n} (trade or occupation of a plumber)  :: fontanería {f}, plomería {f}
plumbism {n} (lead poisoning)  :: saturnismo {m}
plumed thistle {n} (spear thistle) SEE: spear thistle  ::
plum tree {n} (tree that bears plums) SEE: plum  ::
plunder {n} (loot attained by plundering)  :: botín, saqueo
plunder {v} /ˈplʌndə(ɹ)/ (to take all the goods of, by force (as in war) (transitive))  :: saquear
plunder {v} (to commit robbery or looting (intransitive))  :: saquear
plunder {v} (to take by force or wrongfully)  :: saquear
plunder {v} (to use or use up wrongfully)  :: saquear
plunge {v} /plʌndʒ/ (to thrust into water, or into any substance that is penetrable; to immerse)  :: submergir
plunge {v}  :: zambullir
plunger {n} (device for removing blockages by suction)  :: desatascador {m}, chupón {m} [Venezuela], destupidor {m} [Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua], sopapa {f} [Chile]
pluot {n} (plum-apricot)  :: ciruela damasco {f}, pluoto {m}, plúot {m}, pluot {m}, ciruela albaricoque {f}, ciruela chabacano {f}
pluperfect {n} (tense)  :: pluscuamperfecto {m}
pluperfect tense {n} (tense)  :: pluscuamperfecto
plural {adj} /ˈplʊəɹ.əl/ (more than one)  :: plural
plural {n} (word in plural form)  :: plural {m}
plurale tantum {n} /plʊˌɹɑleɪ̯ˈtɑntəm/ (a noun without a singular form)  :: plurale tantum
pluralism {n} (social system based on mutual respect for each other's cultures among various groups)  :: pluralismo {m}
plus {adj} (being positive rather than negative or zero)  :: positivo {m}, positiva {f}
plus {adj}  :: más
plus {conj} (in addition to)  :: más
plus {conj} /plʌs/ (arithmetic: sum)  :: más
plus {n} (plus sign) SEE: plus sign  ::
plush {n} /plʌʃ/ (A textile fabric)  :: felpa {f}
plush toy {n} (child's toy filled with soft material)  :: peluche {m}
plus sign {n} (symbol + used to denote the operation of addition and to indicate that a number is positive)  :: signo más {m}
Plutarch {prop} /ˈplu.tɑɹk/ (Greek historian)  :: Plutarco
Pluto {prop} (Kuiper belt object - a dwarf planet)  :: Plutón {m}
Pluto {prop} /ˈplutoʊ/ (god)  :: Plutón
plutocracy {n} /pluːˈtɑːkrəsi/ (government by the wealthy)  :: plutocracia {f}
plutodemocracy {n} /ˌplutoʊdɪˈmɒkɹəsi/ (pseudodemocracy that is in fact a hypercapitalist plutocracy)  :: democracia plutocrática {f}
pluton {n} (geology)  :: plutón {m}
plutonic {adj} /pluːˈtɒn.ɪk/ (of rock that cooled and hardened below the surface of the Earth)  :: plutónico {m}, plutónica {f}
plutonium {n} (chemical element)  :: plutonio {m}
pluviometer {n} (instrument)  :: pluviómetro {m}, pluvímetro {m}, udómetro {m}
pluvious {adj} /ˈplʊviəs/ (of or pertaining to condition of heavy rain)  :: pluvioso {m}, pluviosa {f}
plywood {n} (construction material)  :: contrachapado {m}, triplay {m} [Mexico]
PM {initialism} (after 12:00:00)  :: PM
pneumatic {adj} /nʊˈmæ.tɪk/ (of or relating to air or other gases)  :: neumático {m}, neumática {f}
pneumatic {adj} (of or relating to pneumatics)  :: neumático {m}, neumática {f}
pneumatic {adj} (powered by, or filled with compressed air)  :: neumático {m}, neumática {f}
pneumoconiosis {n} (disease of the lungs)  :: pneumoconiosis
pneumology {n} /ˈnjuːmɑlədʒɪ/ (the study of the respiratory system and organs)  :: neumología {f}
pneumonia {n} /nʊmonjə/ (inflammation of the lungs)  :: pulmonía {f}, neumonía {f}
pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis {n} /njuːˌmɒnəʊʌltrəmaɪkrəʊˈskɒpɪkˌsɪlɪkəʊvɒlkeɪnəʊkəʊniˈəʊsɪs/ (disease of the lungs)  :: pneumoultramicroscopicosilicovolcanoconiosis {f}
pneumothorax {n} (presence of air inside the pleural cavity)  :: neumotórax {m}
poach {v} /ˈpoʊtʃ/ (cook in simmering water)  :: escalfar
poach {v} (to cause an employee or customer to switch)  :: cazar cabeza
poach {v} (to take game or fish illegally)  :: [gathering] recolectar furtivamente, [logging] talar furtivamente, [fishing] pescar furtivamente, [hunting] cazar furtivamente, [poaching] practicar furtivismo
poach {v} (to take illegally or unfairly)  :: quitar furtivamente, hurtar
poached egg {n} (egg)  :: huevo escalfado {m}
poacher {n} /ˈpəʊ.tʃə(ɹ)/ (a person who trespasses in order to take game illegally)  :: [game] cazador furtivo {m}, [fish] pescador furtivo {m}, [logging] leñador furtivo {m}, [logging] talador furtivo {m}, [usually an adjective] furtivo {m}, [gathering] recolector furtivo {m}, reducidor silvestre {m}, furtivista {m}
poaching {n} (trespassing in search of game)  :: furtivismo {m}, [hunting] caza furtiva {f}, [fishing] pesca furtiva {f}, [logging] talado furtivo {m}, [gathering] recolección furtiva {f}
PO box {n} (box hired as a collection point for mail) SEE: post-office box  ::
pochard {n} /ˈpəʊtʃəd/ (duck)  :: porrón {m}
pocket {n} (bag stitched to an item of clothing)  :: bolsillo {m}, bolsa {f} [Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua]
pocket {n} (billiards: net into which balls are struck)  :: tronera {f}
pocket {v} (to put into a pocket)  :: embolsar
pocket flask {n} (pocket-size container for alcoholic beverages) SEE: hip flask  ::
pocketknife {n} (small knife whose blades or tools can fold in its handle)  :: navaja {f}
pocket money {n} (money given to a child)  :: paga {f}, [if monthly] mesada, [if monthly] mensualidad {f}
pocket pistol {n} (Any handgun suitable to be carried in a pocket)  :: pistola de bolsillo {f}
pocket pool {n} (masturbation through a pocket)  :: paja bolsillera {f}
pocket watch {n} (watch)  :: reloj de bolsillo {m}, reloj de faltriquera {m}
pod {n} (group of whales etc.)  :: manada {f}
pod {n} /ˈpɑd/ (seed case)  :: vaina {f}
pod {n} (small vehicle)  :: cápsula de escape {f}
podcast {n} (podcast)  :: podcast {m}
Podgorica {prop} /ˌpɒdɡəˈɹɪtsa/ (capital city of Montenegro)  :: Podgorica {f}
podiatrist {n} /pəˈdaɪətrɪst/ (specialist in foot care)  :: podiatra {m}, podólogo {m}
podium {n} /ˈpəʊ.dɪi.ʌm/ (platform)  :: podio {m}
Podolsk {prop} (city)  :: Podolsk
poem {n}  :: poema {m}
poem {n} /ˈpoʊ̯əm/ (literary piece written in verse)  :: poema {m}, poesía {f}, oda {f}
poet {n} /ˈpəʊɪt/ (person who writes poems)  :: poeta {m} {f}, poetisa {f}
poetaster {n} (unskilled poet)  :: poetastro {m}
poetess {n} (female poet)  :: poetisa {f}
poetic {adj} (characteristic of poets)  :: poético {m}, poética {f}
poetic {adj} (relating to poetry)  :: poético {m}, poética {f}
poetically {adv} (in a poetic manner)  :: poéticamente
poetry {n} /ˈpʰoʊ̯.ətˌɹi]/ (class of literature)  :: poesía {f}
pogrom {n} /ˈpoʊɡɹəm/ (riot)  :: pogromo {m}
poignancy {n} (the quality of being poignant)  :: patetismo {m}
poignant {adj} (evoking strong mental sensation)  :: conmovedor
poignant {adj} (incisive; penetrating)  :: incisivo penetrante agudo
poignant {adj} (neat; eloquent; applicable; relevant)  :: claro elocuente agudo penetrante
poignant {adj} (piquant; pungent)  :: picante
poignant {adj} /ˈpɔɪn.jənt/ (sharp-pointed; keen)  :: puntiagudo, punzo-cortante
Poincaré disk {n} (hyperbolic plane)  :: Disco de Poincaré {m}; Disco de Poincaré {m}
poinsettia {n} /ˌpɔɪnˈsɛ.ɾ(i)ə/ (plant)  :: flor de Pascua {f}, corona del Inca {f} [Chile], estrella federal {f} [Argentina], flor de Nochebuena {f} [Mexico], papagayo {m} [Venezuela], pastora {f} [Costa Rica, Nicaragua]. sombrilla japonesa {f} [Colombia]
point {n} (arithmetic: decimal point (note: many languages use a comma (',') rather than a dot as a decimal point, and hence the translations into these languages reflect this.))  :: punto {m}
point {n} (full stop)  :: punto {m}
point {n} (geometry: zero-dimensional object)  :: punto {m}
point {n} /pɔɪ̯nt/ (location or place)  :: punto de encuentro
point {n} (sharp tip)  :: punta {f}
point {n} (unit of scoring in a game or competition)  :: punto {m}
point {v} (to extend finger)  :: indicar, apuntar
point-blank {adj} (so close that a weapon may be aimed directly at its target)  :: a bocajarro, a quemarropa
point-blank {adv}  :: bocajarro, quemarropa
point-blank {adv} (in a direct manner, without hesitation)  :: a bocajarro, a quemarropa
pointer {n} (advice) SEE: advice  ::
pointer {n} (computer programming: variable that stores the address of another variable)  :: apuntador {m}, puntero {m}
pointer {n} (computing: icon indicating mouse position) SEE: mouse pointer  ::
point guard {n} (ballhandling guard in basketball)  :: base {f}
pointillism {n} (painting technique)  :: puntillismo {m}
pointless {adj} (having no prominent or important feature)  :: irrelevante {m} {f}, fútil {m} {f}
pointless {adj} (having no purpose)  :: inútil {m} {f}, vano {m}, innecesario {m}
pointless {adj} /ˈpɔɪntləs/ (having no point or sharp tip)  :: romo {m}, chato {m}
pointlessly {adv} (pointless manner)  :: inútilmente
point of view {n} (An attitude, opinion, or set of beliefs)  :: punto de vista {m}
point of view {n} (A position from which something is seen; outlook; standpoint)  :: punto de vista {m}
poison {n} /ˈpɔɪz(ə)n/ (substance harmful to a living organism)  :: veneno {m}
poison {v} (to use poison to kill or paralyse)  :: envenenar
poison hemlock {n} (poisonous plant) SEE: hemlock  ::
poison ivy {n} (one of several ivy-like urushiol-producing plants)  :: hiedra venenosa {f}
poisonous {adj} (containing sufficient poison to be dangerous)  :: tóxico; venenoso, ponzoñoso
POJ {n} (a Latin alphabet-based orthography for Min Nan) SEE: Pe̍h-ōe-jī  ::
poke {n} (ice cream cone) SEE: ice cream cone  ::
poke {n} (pokeweed) SEE: pokeweed  ::
poke {v} /poʊk/ (to jab with a pointed object such as a finger or a stick)  :: hurgar
poke {v} (rummage) SEE: rummage  ::
poker {n} (card game)  :: póquer, póker {m}
poker {n} (metal rod for poking)  :: atizador
poker face {n} (any similar expression preventing giving away one's motives etc.)  :: doble cara {f}, cara de póquer {f}
poker face {n} (impassive facial expression preventing determining whether one's actions in the game are the result of a quality hand or of bluffing)  :: doble cara {f}, cara de póquer {f}
Poland {prop} /ˈpoʊ.lənd/ (European country)  :: Polonia {f}
polar {adj} (having a dipole)  :: polar
polar {adj} (of a certain coordinate system)  :: polar
polar {adj} (of an orbit passing near a geographic pole)  :: polar
polar {adj} /ˈpoʊ̯lɚ/ (relating to a geographic pole)  :: polar
polar bear {n} (Ursus maritimus)  :: oso polar {m}, oso blanco {m}
polar fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox  ::
polar ice {n} (glacial mass)  :: casquete polar {m}
polarisability {n} (polarizability) SEE: polarizability  ::
polarization {n} (grouping of opinions into two extremes)  :: polarización
polarization {n} (production of polarized light)  :: polarización
polarization {n} (production or condition of polarity)  :: polarización {f}
polarization {n} (separation of positive and negative charges)  :: polarización
polarize {v} (to cause to have a polarization)  :: polarizar
polder {n} /ˈpəʊldə/ (area of ground reclaimed from a sea or lake by means of dikes)  :: pólder {m}
pole {n} (contact on an electrical device)  :: polo {m}
pole {n} (extreme of an axis)  :: polo {m}
pole {n} (isolated point (complex analysis))  :: polo {m}
pole {n} (magnetic point)  :: polo {m}
pole {n} /poʊl/ (long and slender object)  :: palo {m}, garrocha {f}
Pole {n} /poʊl/ (person from Poland)  :: polaco {m}, polaca {f}
polearm {n} (close-combat weapon)  :: arma de hasta {m}
polecat {n} /ˈpɑlkæt/ (Mustela putorius)  :: turón {m}
polecat {n} (skunk) SEE: skunk  ::
pole dance {n} (dancing centred around a pole)  :: baile del caño
polemic {adj} (having the characteristics of a polemic)  :: polémico
polemic {n} /pʌˈlɛmɪk/ (argument or controversy)  :: polémica {f}
pole position {n} (first place)  :: primera posición {f}
pole position {n} (top qualifying position)  :: primera posición {f}
pole star {n} (the star)  :: estrella polar {f}
pole vault {n} (jumping event where an athlete vaults over a high bar with the aid of a pole)  :: salto con garrocha {m}
police {n} /pɵˈliːs/ (an organisation that enforces the law)  :: policía {f}
police dog {n} (trained dog for police work)  :: perro policía {m}, perro policial {m}
police force {n} (police organization, constabulary)  :: carabineros {m-p}, cuerpo de policía {m}, fuerza pública {f}
policeman {n} (a member of a police force)  :: policía {m}, policial {m}
police officer {n} (an officer in a law enforcement agency)  :: policía {m}, agente {m} {f}
police state {n} (nation whose government controls people by police)  :: estado policial {m}
police station {n} (building of police force)  :: comisaría {f}
policewoman {n} (a female police officer)  :: policía femenino {m}, agente {m} {f}
policy {n} (contract of insurance)  :: póliza {f}
policy {n} (number pool) SEE: number pool  ::
policy {n} /ˈpɑləsi/ (principle of conduct)  :: política {f}
policymaker {n} (one involved in the formulation of policies)  :: formulador de políticas, formulador {m}
poliomyelitis {n} (infection by the poliovirus)  :: poliomielitis {f}
poliovirus {n} (human enterovirus)  :: poliovirus {m}
polis {n} /ˈpɒ.lɪs/ (a city or city-state)  :: polis
polish {n}  :: abrillantador
polish {n} /ˈpɑlɪʃ/ (substance used to polish)  :: betún [footwear polish]
polish {v} (make a surface smooth or shiny)  :: pulir, acicalar
polish {v}  :: pulir
Polish {adj} /ˈpoʊlɪʃ/ (of Poland or its language)  :: polaco {m}, polonés {m}
Polish {prop} (the language of Poland)  :: polaco {m}
Polish notation {n} (notation for arithmetic formulae)  :: notación polaca {f}
politburo {n} (the governing Communist council)  :: Politburó {m}, Buró Político {m}
polite {adj} /pəˈlaɪt/ (well-mannered)  :: cortés, educado
politeness {n} (act of being polite)  :: educación {f} cortesía {f}
political {adj} /pəˈlɪtɪkəl/ (concerning or relating to politics)  :: político
political {adj}  :: político {m}
political correctness {n} (being politically correct)  :: corrección política {f}
politically {adv} (in a political manner)  :: políticamente
politically correct {adj} (avoiding offense, selectively)  :: políticamente correcto
politically incorrect {adj} (that which is not politically correct)  :: politicamente incorrecto
political party {n} (political organization)  :: partido político {m}
political prisoner {n} (person)  :: preso político {m}
political scientist {n} (political science expert)  :: politólogo {m}
politician {n} /pɑl.ɪˈtɪʃ.ən/ (one engaged in politics)  :: político {m}, política {f}
politics {n} /ˈpɒl.ɪ.tɪks/ (a methodology and activities associated with running a government)  :: política {f}
polka {n} (music for this dance)  :: polca {f}
polka {n} /ˈpoʊ(l)kə/ (dance)  :: polca {f}
polka dot {n} /ˈpoʊ.kə ˌdɑt/ (uniform round dots forming a pattern on fabric)  :: lunares {p}
poll {n} /poʊl/ (An election or a survey of a particular group)  :: encuesta {f}
poll {v} (to solicit mock votes from (a person or group))  :: encuesta, encuestas {p}
pollen {n} /ˈpɑlən/ (fine granular substance produced in flowers)  :: polen {m}
pollinate {v} (To apply pollen to)  :: polinizar
pollination {n} (transfer of pollen from an anther to a stigma)  :: polinización {f}
pollinator {n} (agent)  :: polinizador {m}
polling booth {n} (voting booth) SEE: voting booth  ::
polling station {n} (place where voters go to cast their ballot)  :: mesa electoral {f}
pollock {n} (food fish related to cod)  :: carbonero {m} [P. virens], abadejo {m} [P. pollachius]
pollock {n}  :: gado {m}
pollster {n} (person who conducts polls)  :: encuestador
poll tax {n} (uniform tax per individual)  :: impuesto de capitación, impuesto electoral, capitación
pollutant {n} (something that pollutes)  :: contaminante {m}
pollution {n} (the contamination of the environment by harmful substances)  :: polución {f}, contaminación {f}
polo {n} /ˈpoʊloʊ/ (ball game)  :: polo {m}
polonium {n} /pəˈloʊniəm/ (chemical element)  :: polonio {m}
Polonization {n} (Polonization)  :: polonización {f}
polo shirt {n} (casual top)  :: polo {m}, chemise {f} [Venezuela], chomba {f} [Argentina], poloché {f} [Dominican Republic]
poltergeist {n} /ˈpɵ̙ltəɡaɪst/ (a disruptive ghost)  :: poltergeist {m}
poltroon {adj} (cowardly) SEE: cowardly  ::
poltroon {n} /pɑlˈtɹun/ (an ignoble or arrant coward)  :: cobarde {m} {f}, mandria, blanco, blandengue, pendejo, rajado, gallina
poly- {prefix} /ˈpɒli/ (many)  :: poli-
polyalkene {n} (polyolefin) SEE: polyolefin  ::
polyamide {n} (polymer)  :: poliamida {f}
polyamory {n} /ˌpɒliˈæm(ə)ri/ (practices involving relationships with multiple partners)  :: poliamoría
polyandrous {adj} (Of or pertaining to polyandry)  :: poliandro
polyandry {n} (plurality of husbands at the same time)  :: poliandria {f}
polyarchy {n} (government by many persons)  :: poliarquía {f}
polycarbonate {n} (polymer of aromatic carbonates)  :: policarbonato {m}
polychromatic {adj} (showing a variety of colours)  :: policromo, polícromo
polycyclic {adj} (having two or more rings of atoms in the molecule)  :: policíclico {m}
polyester {n} (polymer)  :: poliéster {m}
polyethene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene  ::
polyethism {n} (different work activities)  :: polietismo
polyethylene {n} (polyethylene)  :: polietileno {m}
polygamist {n} /pəˈlɪgəmɪst/ (one who practices polygamy)  :: polígamo {m}
polygamy {n} /pəˈlɪgəmi/ (the having of a plurality of socially bonded sexual partners at the same time)  :: poligamia {f}
polygamy {n} (polygyny) SEE: polygyny  ::
polyglot {adj} (Containing, or made up of, several languages)  :: poligloto, polígloto {m}
polyglot {adj} /pɒliːɡlɒt/ (Versed in, or speaking, many languages)  :: poligloto, polígloto, polígloto {m}
polyglot {n} (one who masters, notably speaks, several languages)  :: políglota {m} {f}
polyglot {n}  :: políglota {m}
polygon {n} /ˈpɑliɡɑn/ (plane figure bounded by straight edges)  :: polígono {m}
polygraph {n} (device to discern if a subject is lying)  :: polígrafo {m}
polyhedron {n} /pɒliˈhiːdrən/ (geometry: solid figure)  :: poliedro
polyhedron {n} (polyscope) SEE: polyscope  ::
polymath {n} /ˈpɑliˌmæθ/ (Person with extraordinarily broad and comprehensive knowledge)  :: polímata {m} {f}
polymathic {adj} (pertaining to polymathy)  :: polifacético
polymer {n} /ˈpɑ.lɪ.mɚ/ (molecule consisting of many identical monomers)  :: polímero {m}
polymerase {n} (enzyme that catalyses the formation of polymers)  :: polimerasa {f}
polymeride {n} (polymer) SEE: polymer  ::
polymerize {v} /ˈpɑləməˌraɪz/ (to convert a monomer to a polymer)  :: polimerizar
polymorphism {n} /pɑliˈmɔɹfɪzəm/  :: polymorfismo {m}
polynomial {adj} (in algebra)  :: polinomial, polinómico
polynomial {n} (algebraic expression)  :: polinomio {m}
polynuclear {adj} (having multiple nuclei)  :: polinuclear
polynya {n} (an area of open water surrounded by sea ice)  :: polinia {f}
polyp {n} (coelenterate)  :: pólipo {m}
polyp {n} (growth)  :: pólipo {m}
polyphenol {n} (any of a large class of organic compounds)  :: polifenol {m}
polyphosphate {n} (class of inorganic polymers)  :: polifosfato {m}
polyploidy {n} /ˈpɒlɪplɔɪdi/ (state or condition of being a polyploid)  :: poliploidía {f}
polyptoton {n} /ˌpɑl.əpˈtoʊ.tɑn/ (stylistic scheme)  :: poliptoton {f}
polysaccharide {n} (complex carbohydrate)  :: polisacárido {m}
polysemantic {adj} (having multiple meanings)  :: polisemántico
polysemic {adj} (having a number of meanings, interpretations or understandings)  :: polisémico
polyspast {n} (machine consisting of many pulleys)  :: polispasto {m}
polystyrene {n} (polymer)  :: poliestireno {m}
polysyllabic {adj} /ˌpɑl.ɪ.sɪˈlæb.ɪk/ (having more than one syllable)  :: polisílabo
polysynthetic {adj} (polysynthetic)  :: polisintético
polytechnic {adj}  :: politécnico
polytechnic {n}  :: politécnica {f}
polytheism {n} /pɒliˈθiˈĭzˈəm/ (belief in the existence of many gods)  :: politeísmo {m}
polytheistic {adj} (of or relating to polytheism)  :: politeísta
polythene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene  ::
polytope {n} (geometric shape)  :: politopo {m}
polyurethane {n} (any of various polymeric resins containing urethane links)  :: poliuretano {m}
pomade {n} (greasy substance)  :: brillantilla {f}, pomada de pelo {f}
pome {n} (type of fruit)  :: pomo {m}
pomegranate {n} (fruit)  :: granada {f}
pomegranate {n} /ˈpɑməˌɡɹænət/ (shrub/tree)  :: granado {m}
pomelo {n} (grapefruit) SEE: grapefruit  ::
pomelo {n} /ˈpɑməloʊ/ (fruit)  :: pampelmusa {f}, pomelo {m}
pommel {n}  :: pomo {m}
pommel horse {n} (gymnastic apparatus)  :: caballete {m}
pom-pom {n} (pompom) SEE: pompom  ::
pompous {adj} /ˈpɒmpʌs/ (affectedly grand)  :: majestuoso {m}, majestuosa {f}, pomposo {m}
pompously {adv} (in a pompous manner)  :: pomposamente
ponce {n} /pɒns/ (pimp) SEE: pimp  ::
poncho {n} /ˈpɑn.tʃoʊ/ (simple garment of cloth)  :: poncho {m}
pond {n} /pɑnd/ (small lake)  :: charca {m}, estanque {m}, laguna {f}
pond {n} (The Atlantic Ocean)  :: [colloquial] charco {m}
ponder {v} /ˈpɒn.də(ɹ)/ (to think deeply)  :: considerar, meditar, cavilar
ponder {v} (to consider carefully)  :: ponderar
ponderous {adj} (dense) SEE: dense  ::
ponderous {adj} (dull or boring)  :: grave, torpe, abrumador, agobiante, aplastante, dogmático
ponderous {adj} /ˈpɑn.dɚ.əs/ (clumsy, unwieldy, or slow, especially due to weight)  :: pesado, torpe, beocio, grosero, conformista
Pondicherry {prop} (Puducherry) SEE: Puducherry  ::
pond-skater {n} (any of various predatory insects) SEE: water strider  ::
poniard {n} /ˈpɒnjəd/ (dagger)  :: puñal
pontiff {n} /ˈpɒntɪf/ (pope)  :: papa {m}, pontífice {m}
pontificate {n} /pɑːnˈtɪfɪkət/ (state of a pontifex)  :: pontificado
pontificate {v} /pɑːnˈtɪfɪkeɪt/ (preside as a bishop)  :: pontificar
pony {n} (small horse)  :: poni {m}, caballito {m}
ponytail {n} /ˈpoʊniˌteɪl/ (hairstyle)  :: cola de caballo {f}
poo {n} (faecal matter)  :: caca {f}, popo
pooch {n} (slang: dog)  :: pichicho {m}
poodle {n} /ˈpuː.dəl/ (any of various breeds of dog)  :: caniche {m}
pool {n} (body of water)  :: estanque {m}, pileta {f}
pool {n} (swimming pool) SEE: swimming pool  ::
pool {v} (to combine or contribute with others)  :: participar
pool {v} (to put together)  :: reunir, compartir
poop {n} (excrement) SEE: poo  ::
poop {n} /puːp/ (stern of a ship)  :: popa {f}
poop {v} (to break wind) SEE: break wind  ::
poop {v} (to defecate)  :: cagar
poop deck {n} (a high, exposed deck at the stern of a ship, with cabins below.)  :: castillo de popa {m}
pooper scooper {n} (scoop for the collection of pet excrement)  :: pala de mierda de perro {f}, pala de caca {f}
poor {adj} /pɔə/ (with no possessions or money)  :: pobre
poor {adj} (to be pitied)  :: pobre [precedes the noun]
poor {n}  :: los pobres
poor as a church mouse {adj} (very poor)  :: más pobre que una rata
poor thing {n} (someone or something to be pitied)  :: pobrecito {m}, pobrecillo {m}
pop {interj} (sound made in imitation of the sound)  :: pum
pop {n} (affectionate form of father)  :: papi {m}
pop {v} /pɒp/ (to hit) SEE: hit  ::
pop {v} (to ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate  ::
popcorn {n} /ˈpɑp.kɔɹn/ (popcorn)  :: palomitas de maíz {f} [especially Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Spain], cabritas {f} [Chile], cancha {f} [Peru - also canchita], canguil {m} [Ecuador], cocaleca {f} [Dominican Republic], cotufas {f} [Spain’s Canary Islands, Venezuela], crispetas {f} [Colombia, Northern Central Mexico], esquites {m} [Northwestern Mexico], gallitos {m} [Northwestern Venezuela], maíz pira {f} [Colombia], millo {m} [Panama], pipoca {f} [Bolivia], pochoclo {m} [Argentina], pop {m} [Uruguay], popcorn {m} [Panama, Puerto Rico], poporopo {m} [Guatemala], pororó {m} [Eastern Bolivia, Northern and Western Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay], pururú {m} [Northern Central Argentina], roscas {f} [Spain’s Canary Islands], rosetas de maíz {f} [El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Southern Spain], rositas de maíz {f} [Cuba], tostones {m} [Southeastern Spain]
pope {n} /poʊp/ (head of the Roman Catholic Church)  :: Papa {m}
Popemobile {n} (any of various vehicles with bulletproof glass sides used to transport the Pope)  :: papamóvil {m}
pop group {n} (musical group specializing in pop music)  :: grupo de pop {m}
popinjay {n} (Picus viridis) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
popinjay {n} /ˈpɑpənˌdʒeɪ/ (parrot) SEE: parrot  ::
poplar {n} (any of various deciduous trees of the genus Populus)  :: álamo {m}, chopo {m}
popliteal {adj} /pɒˈplɪtɪəl/ (area behind the knee)  :: poplíteo {m}
pop music {n} (music intended for or accepted by a wide audience)  :: música pop {f}, música popular {f}
poppy {n} /ˈpɑpi/ (plant)  :: amapola {f}
popsicle {n} /ˈpɑpsɪkl̩/ (serving of frozen juice on a stick)  :: helado {m} (de agua), paleta
pop someone's cherry {v} (deflower) SEE: deflower  ::
populace {n} (inhabitants of a nation) SEE: population  ::
populace {n} /ˈpɑpjələs/ (common people)  :: populacho {m} [pejorative]
popular {adj} /ˈpɑpjələɹ/ (liked by many people)  :: popular
popular assembly {n} (localized citizen gathering)  :: asamblea popular {f}
popularise {v} (to make popular)  :: popularizar
popularity {n} /ˌpɒp.jəˈlæɹ.ɪ.ti/ (the quality or state of being popular)  :: popularidad {f}
popular music {n} (genre that has a wide appeal amongst the general public)  :: música popular
popular opinion {n} (public opinion) SEE: public opinion  ::
population {n} (number of residents in a given area)  :: población {f}
population {n} /pɒpjuːleɪʃən/ (all people living within a political or geographical boundary)  :: población {f}
populism {n} (a political doctrine or philosophy)  :: populismo {m}
pop up {v} (to appear without warning)  :: aparecerse
porbeagle {n} (Lamna nasus)  :: tiburón cailón {m}, cailón {m}
porcelain {n} (anything manufactured from this material)  :: porcelana {f}
porcelain {n} /ˈpoʊɹ.sə.lɪn/ (hard, white, translucent ceramic)  :: porcelana {f}
porch {n} /poəɹtʃ/ (a covered and enclosed entrance to a building)  :: pórtico {m}, porche {m}
porcine {adj} (morbidly obese)  :: obeso, gordo
porcine {adj} /ˈpoʊɹ.saɪn/ (of or pertaining to the pig)  :: porcino
porcupine {n} (large rodent)  :: puercoespín {m}
pore {n} (a tiny opening in the skin)  :: poro {m}
porgy {n} (fish of the family Sparidae)  :: pargo {m}
pork {n} /pɔɹk/ (meat of a pig)  :: cerdo {m}, puerco {m}
pork rind {n} (food made from pork skin)  :: chicharrón {m}, chicharrones {m-p} [mass noun]
porn {n} /pɔɹn/ (pornography)  :: porno
porn {n} (pornography) SEE: pornography  ::
porno {n} /ˈpɔːnəʊ/ (pornography)  :: porno {m}
pornographer {n} (person involved in creation or dissemination of pornography)  :: pornógrafo {m}, pornógrafa {f}
pornographic {adj} (containing an explicit depiction of sexual activity)  :: pornográfico {m}, pornográfica {f}
pornography {n} /pɔɹˈnɑ.ɡɹə.fi/ (depiction of sexual subject matter with prurient intent)  :: pornografía {f}
pornophobe {n} (person opposed to or that hates pornography)  :: pornofóbico {m}
pornophobia {n}  :: travesti {m} {f}, transformista {m} {f}
pornophobic {adj}  :: pornofóbico {m}
porn star {n} (actor or actress famous for appearing in pornographic films)  :: actor porno {m}, actriz porno {f}
porosity {n} (measure of how porous a material is)  :: porosidad {f}
porosity {n} (state of being porous)  :: porosidad {f}
porous {adj} /ˈpɔːrəs/ (full of tiny pores)  :: poroso
porphyrin {n} /ˈpɔːfɪɹɪn/ (heterocyclic compound)  :: porfirina {f}
porpoise {n} /ˈpɔːɹpəs/ (cetacean)  :: marsopa {f}
porridge {n} /ˈpɔɹɪdʒ/ (breakfast cereal dish, see also: oatmeal)  :: gachas {f-p}
port {adj} (of or relating to port, the left-hand side of a vessel)  :: a babor {m} {f}
port {n} (computing: logical or physical construct into and from which data are transferred)  :: puerto {m}
port {n} (entryway, portal) SEE: portal  ::
port {n} (fortified wine)  :: vino de Oporto {m}
port {n} (left-hand side of a vessel) SEE: larboard  ::
port {n} /poəɹt/ (dock or harbour)  :: puerto {m}
port {n} (town or city with a dock or harbour)  :: puerto {m}
portable {adj} (able to be carried)  :: portátil
portable {adj} (running on multiple systems)  :: portable
portal {n} (entry point)  :: portada
portal {n} /ˈpɔː(ɹ)təl/ (grandiose entrance)  :: portal {m}
portal {n} (website)  :: portada
Port-au-Prince {prop} /ˌpɔrtoʊˈprɛ̃s/ (capital of Haiti)  :: Puerto Príncipe {m}
portcullis {n} /pɔːtˈkʌlɪs/ (gate in the form of a grating)  :: rastrillo {m}
portend {v} /pɔːˈtɛnd/ (to serve as a warning or omen)  :: presagiar
portend {v} (to signify)  :: significar
porter {n} (a person who carries luggage and related objects)  :: mozo {m}, cargador {m}, changador {m}, changarín {m}, faquín {m}, fardero {m}, gallego {m}, mecapal {m}, porteador {m}, soguilla {m}
porter {n} ((Ireland) another name for stout) SEE: stout  ::
portfolio {n} (collection)  :: carpeta de trabajos {f}
portfolio {n} (investments)  :: cartera de inversiones {f}
portfolio {n} (post)  :: cartera {f}
portfolio {n} /pɔ˞t.foʊ.li.oʊ/ (case)  :: portafolio {m}, portafolios {m-p}
porthole {n} (circular window)  :: tronera {f}
portico {n} /ˈpɔːtɪkəʊ/ (small space with a roof supported by columns, serving as the entrance to a building)  :: pórtico {m}
portion {n} /ˈpɔːʃən/ (allocated amount)  :: porción {f}, ración {f}
portmanteau {n} /ˌpɔrtmænˈtoʊ/ (case)  :: maleta {f}, valija {f}
portmanteau {n} (portmanteau word) SEE: portmanteau word  ::
portmanteau word {n} (word which combines the meaning of two words)  :: palabra baúl {f}, contracción {f}
Port Moresby {prop} /ˌpɔɹt ˈmɔɹzbi/ (capital of Papua New Guinea)  :: Port Moresby {m}
Port of Spain {prop} (The capital of Trinidad and Tobago)  :: Puerto España {m}
Porto-Novo {prop} (the official capital of Benin)  :: Porto Novo
portrait {n} (an accurate depiction of a person, a mood, etc.)  :: retrato {m}
portrait {n} /ˈpɔɹtɹeɪt/ (painting of a person)  :: retrato {m}
portray {v} (figuratively: to describe in words)  :: describir
portray {v} (to paint or draw the likeness of)  :: retratar
Portsmouth {prop} (city in southern England)  :: Portsmouth
Portugal {prop} /ˈpɔɹt͡ʃəɡəl/ (country)  :: Portugal {m}
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the Portuguese language)  :: portugués
Portuguese {adj} /ˈpɔɹ.tʃə.ɡiːz/ (of or relating to the region of Portugal)  :: portugués
Portuguese {n} (person native to Portugal)  :: portugués {m}, portuguesa {f}
Portuguese {prop} (the language)  :: portugués {m}
Portuguese man-of-war {n} (Physalia physalis)  :: carabela portuguesa {f}
Portuguese oak {n} (Quercus faginea)  :: quejigo {m}, carvallo {m}, rebollo {m}
Portuguese Water Dog {n} /ˌpɔɹtʃəɡiːz ˈwɔtɚ dɔɡ/ (Portuguese Water Dog)  :: Perro de Agua portugues {m}, Cão de Água Português
Portuñol {prop} (the language)  :: portuñol {m}
Port-Vila {prop} (The capital of Vanuatu)  :: Port Vila
port wine {n} (A type of fortified wine traditionally made in Portugal)  :: vino de Oporto {m}, oporto {m}
portyanki {n} (footwrap) SEE: footwrap  ::
pose {n} (position, arrangement (especially of the human body))  :: pose {f}
pose {v} /pəʊz/ (assume or maintain a pose)  :: posar
Poseidon {prop} /pɵˈsaɪdən/ (the god of the sea)  :: Poseidón {m}, Posidón {m}
posh {adj} (associated with the upper classes)  :: pijo {m}, fresa {n} [Mexico], pituco {m} [South America]
posh {adj} (stylish, elegant, exclusive)  :: pijo, elitista
posit {n} /ˈpɒzɪt/ (A postulate)  :: postulado
posit {v} (Postulate)  :: postular
posit {v} (Suggest)  :: proponer
position {n} /pəˈzɪʃən/ (place, location)  :: posición {f}
position {n}  :: posición {f}
position {n} (post of employment)  :: puesto {m}
positive {adj} (mathematics: greater than zero)  :: positivo
positive {adj} (physics: having more protons than electrons)  :: positivo
positive {adj} /ˈpɒzɪtɪv/ (definitely laid down)  :: positivo
positive {n} (adjective or adverb in the positive degree)  :: positivo {m}
positive {n} (thing capable of being affirmed)  :: supuesto {m}
positively {adv} /ˈpɒzɪtɪvli/ (with certainty)  :: inequívocamente, terminantemente, de todas maneras
positivism {n} /ˈpɒzɪtɪvˌɪzm/ (philosophical doctrine)  :: positivismo {m}
positivity {n} /ˌpɒzɪˈtɪvɪti/  :: positividad {f}
positron {n} /ˈpɑ.zɪ.trɑn/ (positron)  :: positrón {m}
positronium {n} (exotic atom)  :: positronio {m}
posology {n} (study of drug dosage)  :: posología
posse {n} (A criminal gang)  :: cuadrilla armada {f}
posse {n} /ˈpɑ.si/ (A group of people summoned to help law enforcement)  :: posse comitatus {m}
possess {v} /pəˈzɛs/ (to have; to have ownership of)  :: poseer
possess {v} (to take control of someone's body or mind)  :: poseer
possessed {adj} (controlled by evil spirits)  :: poseído
possessing {v} (present participle of possess)  :: poseyendo
possession {n} /pəˈzɛʃən/ (something that is owned)  :: posesión {f}
possession {n}  :: posesión {f}
possessive {adj} (grammar: indicating possession)  :: posesivo {m}
possessive {adj} /pəˈzɛsɪv]/ (pertaining to possession)  :: posesivo
possessive {adj} (unwilling to yield possession of)  :: posesivo {m}
possessive {n} (possessive case) SEE: possessive case  ::
possessive case {n} (case used to express direct possession)  :: caso posesivo {m}
possessive pronoun {n} (pronoun in the possessive case)  :: pronombre posesivo {m}
possessive suffix {n} (Suffix indicating possession)  :: sufijo posesivo {m}
possessor {n} /pɒˈzɛsɔː/ (One who possesses)  :: posesor {m}
possibility {n} (a thing possible)  :: posibilidad {f}
possibility {n} (option)  :: posibilidad {f}
possibility {n} (quality of being possible)  :: posibilidad {f}
possible {adj} (capable of being done/achieved, feasible)  :: posible
possible {adj} /ˈpɑsəbl̩/ (able but not certain to happen)  :: posible
possibly {adv} (adverb indicating that an action may successfully be performed)  :: posiblemente
possibly {adv}  :: posiblemente
possum {n} /ˈpɒsəm/ (opossum) SEE: opossum  ::
possumhaw {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
post {n} /poʊst/  :: poste {m}, estaca {f}
post- {prefix} /pəʊst/ (later)  :: pos-, post-
postage {n} (postage stamp affixed as evidence of payment, see also: postage stamp)  :: franqueo {m}
postage {n} /ˈpoʊstɪdʒ/ (charge)  :: franqueo {m}
postage stamp {n} (piece of paper indicating postage has been paid)  :: estampilla {f} [Latin America], sello {m} [Spain], [Mexico] timbre {m}
postal {adj} /ˈpoʊstl̩]/ (relating to mail)  :: postal
postal box {n} (post-office box) SEE: post-office box  ::
postal code {n} (postcode) SEE: postcode  ::
post box {n} (mailbox) SEE: mailbox  ::
postcard {n} (rectangular piece of thick paper to be mailed without an envelope)  :: tarjeta postal {f}, postal {f}
postcode {n} /ˈpəʊs(t)kəʊd/ (sequence of letters and/or numbers added to a postal address)  :: código postal {m}
poster {n} (advertisement)  :: cartel
poster {n} (picture of celebrity etc., to be posted on a wall)  :: cartel
posterior {adj} (following in order or time)  :: posterior
posterior {adj} (located towards the rear)  :: trasero, posterior
posterior {n} (buttocks)  :: trasero {m}
posterior auricular muscle {n} (muscle)  :: músculo auricular posterior {m}
posterior chamber {n} (space between iris and lens)  :: cámara posterior {f}
posterity {n} /ˈpɒstɛɹɪti/ (all the future generations)  :: posteridad {f}
postern {n}  :: portillo {m}, postigo {m}, poterna {f}
postern {n} /ˈpɒst(ə)n/ (secondary gateway)  :: poterna {f}
posthumous {adj} (in reference to a work, published after the author's death)  :: póstumo
posthumous {adj} /ˈpɒs.tʃə.məs/ (born after one's father's death)  :: póstumo
posthumous {adj} (taking place after one's death)  :: póstumo
postiche {n} /pɑˈstiʃ/ (any item of false hair worn on the head or face)  :: postizo
postimpressionism {n} (genre of painting)  :: postimpresionismo {m}
post-it {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
postman {n} (mailman) SEE: mailman  ::
postmark {n} (marking made by a postal service on a letter)  :: matasellos {m}
postmodernism {n} /pəʊstmɑdɚnɪzəm/ (a style of art, literature, etc)  :: postmodernidad {f}, posmodernismo {m}
postmodernist {adj} (postmodern)  :: posmodernista, posmoderno
postmodernist {n} (follower of postmodernism)  :: posmodernista {m} {f}
postmodernity {n} (the state or condition of being postmodern)  :: posmodernidad {f}
post office {n} (place)  :: correos {m-p}, casa de correos {f}, oficina de correos {f}
post-office box {n} (box hired as collection point for mail)  :: apartado postal {m}
postpone {v} (to delay or put off an event)  :: aplazar, postergar, atrasar, perecear, posponer
postposition {n} ((grammar) words that come after the noun)  :: posposición {f}
postprandial {adj} /pəʊstˈprændɪəl/ (after a meal)  :: posprandial, de sobremesa (at the table), después de comer
post-production {n} (stages of film production happening between the actual filming and the completed film)  :: post-producción
postscript {n} (addendum to a letter)  :: posdata
post scriptum {phrase} (after the writing)  :: posdata {f} or P. D.
poststructuralism {n} (extension of structuralism)  :: postestructuralismo {m}
post-traumatic stress disorder {n} (condition that develops following some stressful situation)  :: trastorno por estrés postraumático {m}
posture {n} /ˈpɑːstʃɚ/ (position of body)  :: postura
pot {n} (marijuana)  :: marihuana {f}
pot {n} /pɑt/ (vessel)  :: olla {f}, marmita {f}
pot {n} (vessel for storing food)  :: pote {m}
potable {adj} /ˈpoʊ.tə.bɫ/ (good for drinking)  :: potable
potash {n} /pɒt.æʃ/ (pot ash)  :: potasa {f}, lejía {f}
potassium {n} (the chemical element)  :: potasio {m}
potassium hydroxide {n} (potassium hydroxide)  :: hidróxido de potasio {m}, potasa cáustica {f}
potato {n} /pəˈteɪtoʊ/ (plant tuber eaten as starchy vegetable)  :: patata {f} [Spain], papa {f} [Latin America, Southern Spain and Canary Islands]
potato salad {n} (salad made from chopped boiled potatoes)  :: ensalada de patatas {f}
potato starch {n} (vegetable substance found in the extracted material of potatoes)  :: chuño, almidón de patata, harina de patata, fécula de patata
potbelly {n} (a large, swollen, or protruding abdomen)  :: panza {f}
pot calling the kettle black {phrase}  :: Apártate que me tiznas, dijo la sartén al cazo (Move away, you are blackening me, said the pan to the pot) El burro hablando de orejas (The donkey talking about ears); México: El comál le dijo a la olla (The grill said to the pot); Venezuela: Cachicamo diciéndole a morrocoy conchúo (An armadillo telling a turtle it is too hard shelled); Colombia: Un burro hablando de orejas (A donkey talking about ears); Perú: La olla le dice a la sartén (The pot said to the frying pan)
pot calling the kettle black {phrase} /ˈpɑt ˈkɔliŋ ðə ˈkɛtl̩ ˈblæk/ (situation in which somebody accuses someone else of a fault shared by the accuser)  :: le dijo la sartén al cazo, le dijo la sartén al cazo: ¡aparta que me tiznas!
potency {n} (ability or capacity to perform)  :: potencia {f}
potentate {n} /ˈpoʊ.tən.teɪt/ (a powerful leader)  :: líder, potentado, podestá, líder máximo, capo
potentially {adv} /pəˈtɛnʃ(ə)li/ (in a manner showing much potential; with the possibility of happening in a given way)  :: potencialmente
potentiation {n} (the action of a substance)  :: potenciación
pothead {n} (a person who smokes cannabis frequently)  :: marihuanero {m}, motero {m}
pothole {n} (a hole in a road)  :: bache {m}
potion {n} /'poʊ.ʃən/ (small portion or dose of a liquid which is medicinal, poisonous, or magical)  :: brebaje {m}
Potiphar {prop} /ˈpɑ.tə.fɚ/ (an Egyptian and captain of the guard)  :: Potiphar
potluck {n} (communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share) SEE: potlatch  ::
potsherd {n} (piece of ceramic from pottery)  :: tiesto {m}, casco {m}
potter {n} /ˈpɒtə/ (One who makes pots and ceramic wares)  :: alfarero {m}, alfarera {f}, ceramista {m} {f}
potter around {v} (to be gently active aimlessly) SEE: putter around  ::
pottery {n} (practise or craft of making pottery)  :: alfarería {f}
pottery {n} /ˈpɑːtɚɹi/ (fired ceramic wares that contain clay when formed)  :: cerámica {f}, loza {f}
pottery {n} (workshop where pottery is made)  :: alfarería {f}
potty {adj} (insane) SEE: insane  ::
pouch {n} /paʊt͡ʃ/ (small bag)  :: bolsa {f}, saquito {m}
pouch {n}  :: petaca {f}, cebador {m}, valija {f}
pouch {n} (pocket in which a marsupial carries its young)  :: marsupio {m}
poultice {n} (A poultice or plaster)  :: cataplasma {f}
poultry {n} (meat)  :: carne de ave, pollería
poultry {n} /ˈpoʊltri/ (bird(s))  :: aves de corral
pounce {v} (To eagerly seize an opportunity)  :: aprovechar
pounce {v} (To leap into the air intending to seize someone or something)  :: brincar
pound {n} /paʊnd/ (pound-force) SEE: pound-force  ::
pound {n} (place for the detention of stray animals)  :: perrera {f}
pound {n} (unit of currency)  :: libra {f}
pound {n} (unit of mass (16 ounces avoirdupois))  :: libra {f}
pound {n} (US: symbol #) SEE: pound sign  ::
pound {v} (crush to pieces)  :: pulverizar
pound {v} (to strike hard repeatedly)  :: pilar
pound sign {n} (symbol #) SEE: hash  ::
pound sterling {n} /paʊnd ˈstɜː(ɹ).lɪŋ/ (currency of the UK)  :: libra esterlina {f}
pour {v} /pɔɹ/ (to cause to flow in a stream)  :: verter
pour {v} (to flow, pass or issue in or as a stream)  :: diluviar
pour {v}  :: verter, escanciar
pour cold water on {v} (dismiss an idea) SEE: throw cold water on  ::
pour gasoline on the fire {v} (add fuel to the fire) SEE: add fuel to the fire  ::
pout {n} /paʊt/ (facial expression)  :: mohín {m}
pout {v} (sulk, (pretend to) be ill-tempered)  :: hacer un mohín, ponerse de morros
poverty {n} (deficiency of elements)  :: pobreza {f}
poverty {n} /ˈpɑːvɚti/ (quality or state of being poor)  :: pobreza {f}, pauperismo {m}
pow {interj} (sound of a violent impact)  :: zas
pow {n} (sound of a violent impact)  :: zas
powder {n} (gunpowder) SEE: gunpowder  ::
powder {n} /paʊ.də(ɹ)/ (fine particles)  :: polvo {m}
powder {v} (to be reduced to powder)  :: pulverizarse, hacerse polvo
powder {v} (to reduce to fine particles)  :: reducir a polvo, pulverizar, triturar
powder {v} (to sprinkle with powder)  :: espolvorear
powder {v} (to use powder on the hair or skin)  :: ponerse polvos, empolvarse
powdered sugar {n} /ˈpaʊ.dɚd ˈʃʊɡ.ɚ/ (very finely ground sugar used in icings, etc)  :: azúcar flor, azúcar glas {m}
powder keg {n} (barrel of gun powder)  :: polvorín {m}
power {n} (cardinality in set theory) SEE: cardinality  ::
power {n} (electricity supply)  :: corriente {f}, electricidad {f}
power {n} (mathematics: product of equal factors)  :: potencia {f}
power {n} (nation having a strong military and/or economy)  :: potencia {f}
power {n} /ˈpaʊ̯.ɚ/ (influence)  :: poder {m}
power {n} (physical force or strength)  :: potencia {f}, poder {m}
power {n} (physics: measure of the rate of doing work or transferring energy)  :: potencia {f}
power {n}  :: poder {m}
power cut {n} (interruption in the supply of power)  :: corte de electricidad {m}
power forward {n} (a basketball player)  :: ala-pívot {m} {f}
powerful {adj} (having or capable of exerting power, potency or influence)  :: poderoso
powerfully {adv} (in a powerful manner)  :: poderosamente
powerless {adj} (lacking sufficient power or strength)  :: impotente {m} {f}, impotentes {p}
powerlifting {n} (strength sport)  :: potencia {f}, levantamiento de potencia {m}
power of attorney {n} (authorisation)  :: poder notarial {m}
power plant {n} /paʊɚ plænt/ (power station) SEE: power station  ::
power set {n} (set of all subsets of a set)  :: conjunto de partes {m}
power station {n} (an industrial complex where electricity is produced)  :: central eléctrica {f}
power toothbrush {n} (electric toothbrush) SEE: electric toothbrush  ::
powertrain {n} (powertrain)  :: tren de potencia {m}
pox {n} /pɑks/ (syphilis) SEE: syphilis  ::
Poznań {prop} (Poznan) SEE: Poznan  ::
practicability {n} (being practicable)  :: viabilidad {f}, factibilidad {f}
practicable {adj} /ˈpræktɪkəbl/ (capable of being accomplished; feasible)  :: realizable, alcanzable
practical {adj} /ˈpræktɪkəl/ (based on practice or action rather than theory or hypothesis)  :: práctico {m}, práctica {f}
practicality {n} (state of being practical or feasible)  :: factibilidad {f}, sentido práctico {m}
practical joke {n} (something done for amusement)  :: broma pesada {f}
practically {adv} (almost completely)  :: prácticamente
practically {adv} (In practice, in effect)  :: prácticamente
practice {n}  :: práctica {f}
practice {n} (repetition of an activity to improve skill)  :: práctica {f}
practice {v}  :: practicar, entrenar, ejercer
practice {v} (to perform or execute a craft or skill)  :: practicar
practice {v} (to perform or observe in a habitual fashion)  :: practicar
practice {v} (to pursue (a career, especially law, fine art or medicine))  :: practicar
practice {v} (to repeat an activity as a way of improving one's skill)  :: practicar
practice makes perfect {proverb} (if one practices an activity enough, one will eventually master it)  :: la práctica hace al maestro
practise {v} /ˈpɹæktɪs/ (practice) SEE: practice  ::
practiser {n} (one who practises)  :: practicante {m} {f}
praenomen {n} (ancient Roman first name)  :: prenombre {m}
Pragian {n} (a subdivision of the Devonian period)  :: Praguiense
pragmatic {adj} /præɡˈmætɪk/ (practical)  :: pragmático
pragmatics {n} (study of the use of the language in a social context)  :: pragmática {f}, pragmalingüística {f}
pragmatism {n} /ˈpɹaɡmətɪzəm/ (pursuit of practicality over aesthetic qualities)  :: pragmatismo {m}
pragmatism {n}  :: pragmatismo {m}
Prague {prop} /prɑːɡ/ (capital of the Czech Republic)  :: Praga
Praia {prop} (capital of Cape Verde)  :: Praia
prairie {n} /ˈpɹɛəɹi/ (An extensive area of relatively flat grassland)  :: pradera {f}
prairie dog {n} (burrowing rodent)  :: perrito de las praderas {m}
praise {n}  :: alabanza {f}
praise {n} /pɹeɪz/ (commendation; favorable representation in words)  :: alabanza {f}, loa {f}, enaltecimiento {m}
praise {n} (worship)  :: adoración
praise {v} (to give praise to)  :: alabar
praiseworthy {adj} /ˈpɹeɪz.wɝ.ði/ (meriting praise)  :: encomiable, alabable, digno de alabanza {m}
pram {n} /pɹæm/ (perambulator)  :: cochecito (de bebé) {m}, carrito (de bebé) {m}
prank {n} /pɹeɪŋk/ (practical joke or mischievous trick)  :: travesura {f}, broma {f}, inocentada {f}, jugarreta
prankster {n} (one who performs pranks)  :: bromista {m} {f}
praseodymium {n} (chemical element)  :: praseodimio {m}
prawn {n} /pɹɔːn/ (large shrimp)  :: gamba {f}, camarón {m}
pray {v} /preɪ/ (to petition a higher being)  :: rezar
pray {v} (to beg humbly for aid)  :: rogar
pray {v} (to talk to God)  :: orar, rogar
prayer {n} (one who prays)  :: orador {m}, oradora {f}
prayer {n} /pɹɛɹ/ (practice of communicating with one's God)  :: oración {f}
prayer {n}  :: rezo, oración
prayer {n} (the specific words or methods used for praying)  :: oración {f}
prayer beads {n} (string of beads)  :: rosario {m}
praying mantis {n} (any of various predatory insects of the Mantidae family)  :: mantis religiosa {f}, campamocha {f} [Mexico], cerbatana {f} [Venezuela], mamboretá {f} [Argentina, Uruguay], santateresa {f} [Spain], tatadiós {m} [Argentina], triquitesa {f} [Western Spain, specifically Extremadura], usamico {m} [Northwestern Argentina]
précis {n} /ˈpreɪsiː/ (concise statement)  :: resumen {m}
pre- {prefix} (before)  :: pre-
preacher {n} (one who preaches)  :: predicador
preach to the choir {v} (speaking to those that already believe)  :: hablar a Noé de lluvia
preach to the converted {v} (preach to the choir) SEE: preach to the choir  ::
preantepenultimate {adj} /ˌpɹiˌæntipəˈnəltəmət/ (three before the end; fourth to last)  :: trasantepenúltimo
precarious {adj} /prəˈkɛriəs/ (dangerously insecure or unstable; perilous)  :: precario
precariously {adv} (in a precarious manner)  :: precariamente
precariousness {n} (state of being uncertain)  :: precariedad {f}
precaution {n}  :: precaución {f}
precautionary {adj} (of, pertaining to, or serving as a precaution)  :: preventivo, precautorio
precede {n} /pɹəˈsiːd/ (go before, go in front of)  :: preceder, anteceder
precedence {n} /ˈprɛsɪd(ə)ns/ (the state of preceding in importance or priority)  :: prioridad {f}, precedencia {f}
precedent {n} /pɹiˈsidn̩t/ (past act used as example)  :: precedente {m}
precedent {n} (prior judgment in law)  :: precedente {m}
precession {n} (physics term)  :: precesión
precious {adj} /ˈprɛʃəs/ (of high value or worth)  :: precioso
precious {adv} (intensifier) SEE: very (adverb)  ::
precious metal {n} (metallic element with high economic value)  :: metal precioso {m}
precious stone {n} (gem)  :: piedra preciosa {f}
precipice {n} /ˈpɹɛs.ə.pɪs/ (a very steep cliff)  :: precipicio {m}
precipitate {v} /prɪˈsɪpɪteɪt/ (To throw an object or person from a great height)  :: tirar abajo, arrojar, precipitar
precipitate {v} (To come out of a liquid solution into solid form)  :: condensar, precipitar
precipitately {adv} (In a precipitate manner)  :: precipitadamente
precipitation {n} /prɪ.sɪ.pɪˈteɪ.ʃən/ (chemistry: chemical reaction forming solid in liquid)  :: precipitación {f}
precipitation {n} (weather: water falling from the atmosphere)  :: precipitación {f} lluvia {f}
precipitously {adv} (abruptly)  :: precipitadamente
precise {adj} /prɪˈsaɪs]/ (exact)  :: preciso
precisely {adv} (in a precise manner)  :: precisamente
precision {n} (the state of being precise or exact; exactness)  :: precisión {f}
preclude {v} /pɹɪˈkluːd/ (rule out)  :: descartar
precocious {adj} /prəˈkəʊʃəs/ (characterized by exceptionally early development or maturity)  :: precoz
precognition {n} (knowledge of something that is to occur in the future)  :: precognición
pre-Columbian {adj} (before Christopher Columbus)  :: precolombino
preconception {n} (prejudice) SEE: prejudice  ::
precum {v} (pre-ejaculate)  :: pre-eyacular
predator {n} /ˈpre.də.tər/ (any animal or other organism)  :: predador {m}
predecessor {n} /ˈprɛd.ə.sɛs.ɚ/ (one who precedes)  :: predecesor {m}, antecesor {m}
predestination {n} /pɹi.dɛs.tɪˈneɪ.ʃen/ (religious doctrine)  :: predestinación {f}
predestiny {n} (predestination) SEE: predestination  ::
predicate {n} (logic)  :: predicado {m}
predicate {n} /ˈprɛdɪkət/ (grammar)  :: predicado {m}
predict {v} (to state, or make something known in advance)  :: predecir
predictability {n} (The characteristic of being predictable)  :: previsibilidad {f}
predictable {adj} /pɹɪˈdɪktəbl̩/ (able to be predicted)  :: predecible
prediction {n} /pɹɪˈdɪkʃn/ (a statement about the future)  :: predicción {f}
predilection {n} /ˌpɹɛdəˈlɛkʃn/ (tendency towards)  :: predilección {f}
predisposition {n} (the state of being predisposed)  :: predisposición {f}
predominant {adj} (common or widespread; prevalent)  :: predominante
predominant {adj} (significant or important; dominant)  :: predominante
pre-ejaculate {n} (pre-ejaculate)  :: líquido preseminal {m}
preemption {n} (the displacement of a lower jurisdiction's laws when they conflict with those of a higher jurisdiction)  :: preempción {f}, prevalencia {f}, primacía
preemptive {adj} /pɹiːˈɛmp.tɪv/  :: preventivo
preexist {v} (to exist prior to)  :: preexistir
prefabrication {n} (manufacture of prefabricated components)  :: prefabricación {f}
preface {n} /ˈpɹɛfəs/ (Beginning or introductory portion coming before the main text of a document or book)  :: prefacio {m}
prefer {v} /pɹɪˈfɝ/ (to favor)  :: preferir
preferable {adj} /prɛf.rə.bʊl/ (Better than some other option)  :: preferible
preferably {adv} (in preference)  :: preferiblemente
preference {n} (bias)  :: preferencia {f}
preference {n} (card game) SEE: preferans  ::
preference {n} /ˈpɾɛf(ə)ɹ(ə)ns/ (liking)  :: preferencia
preferences {n} (plural of "preference") SEE: preference  ::
preferred {adj} (favoured)  :: preferido
prefetch {v} ((computing) To load data or instructions in anticipation of their need)  :: prelectura
prefix {n} /ˈpɹiːfɪks/ (letters at the beginning of a word)  :: prefijo {m}
prefixation {n} (addition of a prefix)  :: prefijación {f}
pregnancy {n} (condition)  :: embarazo {m}
pregnant {adj} (fertile) SEE: fertile  ::
pregnant {adj} /ˈpɹɛɡnənt/ (carrying developing offspring within the body)  :: embarazada {f}, embarazado {m}, preñada {f}, preñado {m}, encinta {f} (of humans), preñada {f}, preñado {m} (of animals)
prehensile {adj} /priˈhɛnsəl/ (able to take hold of objects)  :: prensil
prehistoric {adj} (of relating to the epoch before written record)  :: prehistórico
prehistory {n} (history of human culture prior to written records)  :: prehistoria {f}
prejudice {n} (any preconceived opinion)  :: prejuicio {m}
prejudice {n} /ˈpɹɛd͡ʒədɪs/ (adverse judgement formed beforehand)  :: prejuicio {m}
prejudice {n}  :: prejuicio {m}
prejudicial {adj} (causing harm or injury; detrimental, harmful or injurious)  :: perjudicial
prelate {n} /ˈprɛlət/ (clergyman)  :: prelado {m}
prelude {n} (introductory event)  :: preludio {m}
prelude {n} (short piece of music)  :: preludio {m}
premarital {adj} (before one’s marriage)  :: premarital
premature birth {n} (childbirth occurring earlier than 37 completed weeks of gestation)  :: nacimiento prematuro {m}
premature ejaculation {n} (premature ejaculation)  :: eyaculación precoz {f}
premedication {n} (administration of a drug (or mixture of drugs) prior to an anesthetic)  :: premedicación {f}
premier {n} /pɹɛmɪə(ɹ)/ (prime minister of a country) SEE: prime minister  ::
premiere {n} /pɹəˈmɪɚ/ (first showing of a film, play or other form of entertainment)  :: estreno {m}
premiere {v} ((intransitive) of a film or play, to play for the first time)  :: estrenar
première {n} (premiere) SEE: premiere  ::
première danseuse {n} /pʁəmjɛʁ dɑ̃søz/ (lead female dancer) SEE: prima ballerina  ::
premise {n} (either of the first two propositions of a syllogism, from which the conclusion is deduced)  :: premisa {f}
premise {n} /ˈpɹɛ.mɪs/ (proposition antecedently supposed or proved)  :: premisa {f}
premonition {n} (strong intuition)  :: presentimiento {m}, premonición {f}
prenatal {adj} (being or happening before birth)  :: prenatal
prenuptial agreement {n} (a document)  :: capitulaciones prematrimoniales, {f-p}
prenyl {n} (isoprenyl) SEE: isoprenyl  ::
preoccupied {adj} (concerned with something else, distracted)  :: preocupado, ensimismado
preparation {n} (act of preparing or getting ready)  :: preparación {f}
prepare {v} /pɹɪˈpɛəɹ/ (to make ready for a specific future purpose)  :: preparar
preparedness {n} (state of being prepared)  :: preparación {f}
prepend {v} /prɪˈpɛnd/ (to attach (an expression, phrase, etc.) to another, as a prefix)  :: prefijar
preposition {n} /ˌprɛpəˈzɪʃən/ (grammar: a type of word like "of, from, for, by")  :: preposición {f}
prepositional {adj}  :: preposicional, prepositivo
prepositional {n} (the prepositional case) SEE: prepositional case  ::
prepositional case {n} (case serving as object of a preposition)  :: caso preposicional {m}
prepositional phrase {n} (phrase containing both a preposition and its complement)  :: sintagma preposicional {m}
preposterous {adj} (absurd, or contrary to common sense)  :: absurdo, insensato {m}, ridículo {m}
preppy {n} /ˈprɛpi/ (student of a prep school)  :: cheto {m} [Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay], cuico {m} [Chile], fresa {m} [El Salvador, Mexico], gomelo {m} [Colombia], jailón {m} [Bolivia], jevito {m} [Dominican Republic], pijo {m} [Spain], pipi {m} [Costa Rica], pituco {m} [Peru], sifrino {m} [Venezuela], yeyé {m} [Panama]
prepubescent {adj}  :: preadolescente
prepuce {n} /ˈpriːpjuːs/ (foreskin)  :: prepucio {m}
preputial {adj} (preputial)  :: prepucial
prequel {n} /ˈpɹiːkwəl/ (in a series of works, an installment that is set chronologically before its predecessor)  :: precuela, protosecuela, retrohistoria
prerequisite {n} /pɹiˈɹɛkwəzət/  :: requisito previo {m}, condición previa {f}
prerogative {adj} (having a hereditary or official right or privilege)  :: prerrogativa
prerogative {n} /pɹəˈɹɑɡ.ə.tɪv/ (hereditary or official right or privilege)  :: prerrogativa {f}
prerogative {n} (right, generally) SEE: right  ::
prerogative {n} (right or power that is exclusive to a monarch etc.)  :: prerrogativa {f}
presage {n} (A warning of a future event; an omen)  :: presagio
presbycusis {n} (inability to focus on high-pitched sounds)  :: presbiacusia {f}
presbyopia {n} (inability of the eye, due to ageing, to focus on nearby objects)  :: presbicia {f}, vista cansada {f}
presbypropria {n} (inability of the proprioceptive system to accurately identify limb position)  :: presbipropria {f}
presbyter {n} (priest in various churches)  :: presbítero {m}
Presbyterian {adj} (relating to the Presbyterian Church)  :: presbiteriano {m}
Presbyterian {n} (person belonging to the Presbyterian Church)  :: presbiteriano {m}, presbiteriano {m}
Presbyterianism {n} (form of Protestantism)  :: presbiterianismo {m}
preschool {adj} (relating to years before primary school)  :: preescolar {m} {f}
preschool {n} (nursery school)  :: parvulario {m}
prescience {n} /ˈpɹɛsɪ.əns/ (Knowledge of events before they take place; foresight; foreknowledge)  :: presciencia {f}
prescribe {v} /pɹəˈskɹaɪb/ (to order a drug or medical device)  :: prescribir, recetar
prescribe {v} (to specify as a required procedure or ritual)  :: prescribir
prescription {adj} (available with prescription)  :: recetado, recetario
prescription {n} (formal description of the lens geometry)  :: receta {f}
prescription {n} (the act of prescribing a rule or law)  :: prescripción {f}
prescription {n} (the prescribed medicine)  :: remedios recetados {m-p}, medicinas {m-p}
prescription {n} (written order for the administration of a medicine)  :: receta {f}
presence {n} /ˈprɛzəns/ (fact or condition of being present)  :: presencia {f}
present {adj} (in the immediate vicinity)  :: presente
present {adj} /ˈprɛzənt/ (pertaining to the current time)  :: presente, actual
present {n} (current time)  :: presente {m}, actual {m}, ahora
present {n} (gift) SEE: gift  ::
present {n} (present tense) SEE: present tense  ::
present {v} (give (someone) as gift or award)  :: presentar
present {v} /prɪˈzɛnt/ (bring into the presence of)  :: presentar, mostrar
presentable {adj} /pɹəˈzɛntəbəl/ (able to be presented)  :: presentable
presentation {n} /pɹɛzənˈteɪʃən/ (presenting to an audience)  :: presentación {f}
present historic tense {n} (tense) SEE: historical present tense  ::
present participle {n} (verb form that indicates an ongoing action)  :: participio presente {m}
present tense {n} (form of language)  :: presente
preservative {adj} (tending to preserve)  :: preservativo
preservative {n} (any agent, natural or artificial that acts to preserve)  :: preservativo {m}
preserve {v} /pɹəˈzəɹv/ (to protect)  :: preservar
presidency {n} /ˈpɹezɪdənsi/  :: presidencia {f}
president {n} /ˈpɹɛzɨdənt/ (the head of state of a republic)  :: presidente {m}, presidenta {f}
president {n} (the primary leader of a corporation)  :: presidente {m}, presidente director {m}
president-elect {n} (a person who has been elected to a presidency but has not yet been inducted into office)  :: presidente electo {m}
presidential {adj} /ˌprezɪˈdenʃ(ə)l/ (pertaining to a president)  :: presidencial
Presidents' Day {prop} (federal holiday)  :: Día del Presidente {m}
press {n} (exercise)  :: pres, prensa {f}
press {n} /pɹɛs/ (device used to apply pressure)  :: prensa {f}
press {n} (printed media)  :: prensa {f}
press {n} (printing machine)  :: prensa {f}
press {n} (publisher) SEE: publisher  ::
press {v} (to apply pressure)  :: prensar, presionar, oprimir
Pressburg {prop} /ˈpɹɛsbɚɡ/ (Bratislava) SEE: Bratislava  ::
press conference {n} (question and answer session with members of television, print and other media)  :: rueda de prensa {f}
pressie {n} (slang; a present)  :: regalo {m}
pressing {adj}  :: acuciante
press pot {n} (cafetière) SEE: cafetière  ::
press release {n} (official written media statement)  :: comunicado de prensa {m}
pressure {n} (a contrasting force or impulse of any kind)  :: presión {f}
pressure {n} (mental strain)  :: presión {f}
pressure {n} /ˈpɹɛʃ.ɚ]/ (a pressing; force applied to a surface)  :: presión {f}
pressure {n} (physics: amount of force divided by area)  :: presión {f}
pressure cooker {n} (cooking vessel)  :: marmita {f}, olla de presión {f}, olla a presión {f}
pressure gauge {n} (apparatus used to measure air pressure in a tyre)  :: manómetro {m}
pressure group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group  ::
pressure ulcer {n} (bedsore) SEE: bedsore  ::
pressurize {v} (to put pressure on)  :: presionar
prestidigitation {n} (deceitful cleverness)  :: prestidigitación {f}
prestidigitation {n} /ˌprɛstəˌdɪdʒɪˈteɪʃən/ (sleight of hand)  :: prestidigitación {f}
prestidigitator {n} (who performs feats of prestidigitation)  :: prestidigitador {m}
prestige {n} /prɛˈstiːʒ/ (dignity, status, or esteem)  :: prestigio {m}
prestigious {adj} (of high prestige)  :: prestigioso {m}
presumably {adv} /pɹɪˈzuːməbli/ (able to be sensibly presumed)  :: presumiblemente, probablemente, presuntamente
presumed {adj} (appearing to be the most probable)  :: presunto
presumptively {adv} (as is presumed to be the case) SEE: presumably  ::
presumptuous {adj} /pɹəˈzʌmp.tjuː.əs/ (going beyond what is proper)  :: presuntuoso
presuppose {v} (to assume some truth without proof)  :: presuponer
pretend {v} /pɹɪˈtɛnd/ (to allege falsely)  :: fingir
pretender {n} (1. A person who professes beliefs and opinions that they do not hold)  :: impostor {m}, mentiroso {m}, embustero {m}, hipócrita {m}, falso {m}, grupiento {m}
pretender {n} (2. A claimant to an abolished or already occupied throne)  :: pretendiente {m}
pretentious {adj} /pɹɪˈtɛnʃəs/ (marked by an unwarranted claim to importance or distinction)  :: pretencioso, macanudo
preterite {adj} /pɹɛtəɹət/ (showing an action at a determined moment in the past)  :: pretérito
preterite {n} (preterite tense; simple past)  :: preterito
pretermit {v} (to intentionally disregard)  :: pretermitir
preternatural {adj} /ˌpri.tɚˈnætʃ.əɹ.əl/ (existing outside of the natural world)  :: preternatural
Pretoria {prop} (capital of South Africa)  :: Pretoria
prettily {adv} (in a pretty manner)  :: bellamente, hermosamente, lindamente
pretty {adj} (especially of women and children: pleasant, attractive)  :: guapo {m}, bonito {m}, precioso
pretty {adj} /ˈpɝti/ (cunning, clever, skilful)  :: ingenioso, listo
pretty {adv} (somewhat)  :: bastante, bien
pretzel {n} /ˈprɛt.səl/ (toasted bread or cracker in the shape of a knot)  :: pretzel {m}
prevail {v}  :: prevalecer
prevent {v} /pɹɪˈvɛnt/ (to keep from happening)  :: impedir, prevenir
prevention {n} /pɹɪˈvɛnʃən/  :: prevención {f}
preverb {n} (word class)  :: preverbo {m}
previous {adj} (prior)  :: previo, anterior
previously {adv} /ˈpɹiːviəsli/ (at an earlier time)  :: anteriormente, previamente
prey {n} /pɹeɪ/ (booty, anything taken by force)  :: botín {m}
prey {n} (that which may be seized by animals)  :: presa {f}
Priabonian {n} (subdivision of the Eocene epoch)  :: Priaboniense
Priam {prop} /ˈpraɪəm/ (king of Troy)  :: Príamo {m}
priapism {n} (medical condition)  :: priapismo {m}
price {n} (cost of an action or deed)  :: precio {m}
price {n} /pɹaɪs/ (cost required to gain possession of something)  :: precio {m}
price tag {n} (the tag or sticker attached to a product, displaying its price)  :: etiqueta de precio {f}
prick {n} /pɹɪk/ (feeling of being pierced or punctured)  :: punzada {f}, piquete {m}
prick {n} ((slang) a penis)  :: reata {f}, [Mexico, California] macana {f}, [Spain]
prickle {n} (A small, sharp pointed object, such as a thorn)  :: aguijón {m}
prickly {adj} (covered with sharp points)  :: espinoso, espinudo, con espinas
prickly {adj} (difficult, hairy)  :: espinoso, difícil, peliagudo
prickly {adj} (easily irritated)  :: irritable, malhumorado
prickly oak {n} (kermes oak) SEE: kermes oak  ::
prickly pear {n} (any of various spiny cacti of the genus Opuntia)  :: higo chumbo {m}, tuna {f}
pride {n} (company of lions)  :: manada {f}
pride {n}  :: orgullo {m}
pride {n} /pɹaɪd/ (quality or state of being proud; inordinate self-esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one's own superiority in talents, beauty, wealth, rank etc.)  :: orgullo {m}
pride {n} (proud or disdainful behavior or treatment; insolence or arrogance of demeanor; haughty bearing and conduct)  :: soberbia {f}
pride {n} (sense of one's own worth, and abhorrence of what is beneath or unworthy of one)  :: orgullo {m}
pride {v} (take or experience pride in something)  :: ser orgulloso de, enorgullecerse
priest {n} /ˈpɹiːst/ (clergyman)  :: cura {m}, sacerdote {m}, párroco {m}
priestess {n} (woman with religious duties)  :: sacerdotisa {f}
priesthood {n} (authority)  :: sacerdocio {m}
priesthood {n} (clergy)  :: sacerdocio {m}
prim {adj} (prudish)  :: mojigato {m}, santurrón, cartuchón
prima donna {n} (opera singer)  :: primadona {f}
prima donna {n} (person who considers themself important)  :: divo {m}
primal {adj} (Being the first in time, or history)  :: primer {m}
primarily {adv} (of a primary or central nature)  :: primariamente
primary {adj} /ˈpraɪməri/ (that which is placed ahead of others)  :: primario
primary {n} (base or fundamental component)  :: básico
primary {n} (first year of grade school)  :: primaria {f}
primary {n} (primary election) SEE: primary election  ::
primary colour {n} (any of three colours which can generate all other colours)  :: color primario {m}
primary school {n} (first formal, obligatory school)  :: escuela primaria {f}
prime {adj} (mathematics: having no factors except itself and unity)  :: primo
prime {adj} /pɹaɪ̯m/ (first in excellence, quality, or value)  :: primo, primoroso, excelente
prime {v} (to prepare a mechanism)  :: cebar
prime {v} (to serve as priming for the charge of a gun)  :: cebar
prime minister {n} (chief member of the cabinet and head of the government)  :: primer ministro {m}, presidente de Gobierno {m}
prime number {n} (natural number)  :: número primo {m}
primer {n}  :: cartilla {f}
primer {n} /ˈpɹɪ.mɚ/ (elementary textbook)  :: abecé {m}, silabario {m}
prime time {n} (block of television programming)  :: horario central {m}, horario estelar {m}, horario de máxima audiencia {m}
primitive {adj} (one of the adjectival senses)  :: primitivo {m}
primitive {n}  :: primitivo {m}
Primitive Irish {prop} (language)  :: paleoirlandés
primitively {adv} (in a primitive manner)  :: primitivamente
primitiveness {n} (quality or state of being primitive)  :: primitivismo {m}
primly {adv} (in a prudish manner)  :: mojigatamente {f}
primordial {adj} /pɹaɪˈmɔɹ.di.əl/ (earliest)  :: primordial
primordial sea {n} (the oceans of the earth in Precambrian or Paleozoic times)  :: océano primordial
primordial soup {n} (state of the Earth's oceans at a very early time in the planet's history)  :: caldo primordial {m}, sopa primordial {m}
Primorsky Krai {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: Primorie, Krai de Primorie {m}
prince {n} /pɹɪns/ (male ruler or head of a principality)  :: príncipe, conde {m}
prince {n} (son or male-line grandson of a reigning monarch)  :: príncipe {m} (firstborn), infante {m}
Prince Charming {n} (romantically ideal man)  :: príncipe azul {m}
Prince Charming {n} (the fictional character)  :: Príncipe Azul {m}
Prince Edward Island {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Isla Príncipe Eduardo {f}
Prince of Darkness {prop} (Satan; the Devil)  :: príncipe de las tinieblas {m}
Prince of Wales {prop} (royal title)  :: príncipe de Gales {m}
princess {n} (female monarch, or wife of a ruler)  :: princesa
princess {n} /ˈpɹɪnsɛs/ (female member of royal family)  :: princesa, infanta {f}
princess {n}  :: princesa {f}, infanta {f}
principal {adj} /ˈprɪnsɪbəl/ (primary, main)  :: principal
principal {n} (the principal administrator of a school)  :: director, principal de escuela, jefe de estudios
principality {n} /pɹɪnsᵻˈpalᵻti/ (region)  :: principado {m}
principality {n}  :: principalidad {f}
principle {n}  :: principio {m}
principle {n} /ˈprɪnsɪpəl/ (fundamental assumption)  :: principio {m}
principled {adj} (having principles)  :: de principios
Pringle {n} (individual potato snack of the Pringles brand)  :: Pringle {m}
print {v} /pɹɪnt/ (to copy something on a surface, especially by machine)  :: imprimir
printer {n} (machine used to print text or images)  :: impresora {f}
printer {n} (operator of a printing press)  :: impresor
printer {n} /ˈpɹɪntɚ/ (one who makes prints)  :: impresor {f}
printing house {n} (commercial company)  :: impresora {f}
printshop {n} /ˈpɹɪntʃɒp/ (printing house) SEE: printing house  ::
prion {n} /ˈpɹiːɒn/ (misfolded protein)  :: prion {m}
prior {adj} (former) SEE: former  ::
prior {adj} (Of that which comes before, in advance)  :: previo
prior {adv} (previously) SEE: previously  ::
prior {n} (a high-ranking member of a monastery, usually lower in rank than an abbot)  :: prior {m}
prioritize {v} /praɪˈɔːrətaɪz/ (to arrange or list in order of priority or importance)  :: prioritizar, priorizar
prioritize {v} (to rank as having priority)  :: priorizar
prioritized {adj} (Precedence; superior rank)  :: prioritario
prioritized {adj} (quality or state of being prior or antecedent in time, or of preceding something else)  :: antecedente, anterior, precedente
priority {n} (attributive use) SEE: prioritized  ::
priority {n} (goal of a person or an organisation)  :: prioridad {f}
priority {n} /pɹaɪˈɒɹɪti/ (item's relative importance)  :: prioridad {f}
Priscilla {prop} (female given name)  :: Priscila
prise {n} /praɪz/ (prize) SEE: prize  ::
prison {n} /ˈpɹɪzən/ (place of long-term confinement for those convicted of serious crimes)  :: cárcel {f}, prisión {f}, penitenciaría {f}
prison {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison  ::
prisoner {n} (figurative: any person held against his or her will)  :: prisionero {m}, preso {m}
prisoner {n}  :: preso {m}
prisoner {n} /ˈpɹɪzənə/ (person incarcerated in a prison)  :: prisionero {m}, preso {m}
prisoner of war {n} (soldier or combatant captured by the enemy)  :: prisionero de guerra {m}
prison guard {n} (jailer) SEE: jailer  ::
prissy {adj} (excessively prim, proper, particular or fussy)  :: remilgado {m}
prissy {adj} (well-behaved, well-mannered)  :: caballero {m}
pristine {adj} (pertaining to the earliest state of something)  :: prístino
pristine {adj} /pɹɪsˈtiːn/ (unspoiled)  :: virgen, prístino [deprecated by the RAE]
Priština {prop} (city)  :: Pristina {f}
privacy {n} /ˈpɹaɪ.və.si/ (state of being private)  :: intimidad {f}
private {adj} /ˈpɹaɪvɪt/ (not done in the view of others)  :: privado
private {n} (rank)  :: cabo
private {n} (soldier)  :: soldado raso {m}
private detective {n} (any agent hired by a private party for the purpose of investigation or evidence gathering)  :: detective privado {m}, investigador privado {m}
privateer {n} /ˌpɹaɪvəˈtɪəɹ/ (An officer or crew of a privateer ship)  :: corsario {m}
private law {n} (law)  :: derecho privado {m}
privatization {n} (transfer from the government to private ownership)  :: privatización {f}
privatize {v} (to release government control to private industry)  :: privatizar
privet {interj} (hello) SEE: hello  ::
privet {n} (Any of various shrubs and small trees in the genus Ligustrum)  :: ligustro {m}
privilege {n} /ˈpɹɪvlɪdʒ/ (A peculiar benefit, advantage, or favor)  :: privilegio {m}
privilege {v} (to bring or put into a condition of privilege or exemption from evil or danger)  :: privilegiar
privilege {v} (to grant some particular right or exemption to)  :: privilegiar
privileged {adj} (having special privileges)  :: privilegiado
prize {n} (honor or reward striven for in a competitive contest)  :: premio {m}
prize {n} /pɹaɪz/ (something captured)  :: botín {m}
prize {n} (that which may be won by chance)  :: premio {m}
prize {v} (to consider something highly valuable)  :: apreciar
Pärnu {prop} (city in Estonia)  :: Pärnu
proactive {adj} (acting in advance)  :: precavida, preventiva
proactively {adv} (in a proactive manner)  :: propositivamente
probability {n} (event that is likely to occur)  :: probabilidad {f}
probability {n} (mathematical probability)  :: probabilidad {f}
probability {n} (relative likelihood of an event happening)  :: probabilidad {f}
probability {n} (state of being probable; likelihood)  :: probabilidad {f}
probable {adj} (likely to be true)  :: probable
probable {adj} (likely to happen)  :: probable
probably {adv} /ˈpɹɒbəbli/ (in all likelihood)  :: probablemente
probate court {n} (court or tribunal that administers estates and proves wills)  :: tribunal testamentario {m}
probe {n} (investigation or inquiry)  :: sondeo {m}
probe {n} /pɹoʊb/ (any of various medical instruments used to explore wounds, organs, etc)  :: tienta {f}
probe {n} (sciences: electrode or other small device)  :: sonda {f}
probe {v} (to explore, investigate, or question)  :: sondar, sondear
probity {n} /ˈpɹəʊbɪti/ (integrity)  :: probidad {f}
problem {n} /ˈpɹɒbləm/ (difficulty)  :: problema {m}, dificultad {f}, lío {m}
problem {n} (puzzling circumstance)  :: problema {m}, embrollo {m}, lío {m}, bronca {f} [Mexico]
problem {n} (schoolwork exercise)  :: problema {m}, ejercicio {m}
problematic {adj} /ˌpɹɑblɛˈmætɪk/  :: problemático
problematical {adj} (problematic) SEE: problematic  ::
proboscis {n} /proʊˈbɒsɪs/ (elongated tube)  :: probóscide {f}
proboscis {n} (slang: a nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
procedural law {n} (area of law)  :: derecho procesal {m}, ley de procedimientos {f}
procedure {n} /pɹəˈsidʒɚ/ (method for performing a task)  :: procedimiento {m}
procedure {n} (set of established forms or methods of an organized body)  :: procedimiento {m}
procedure {n} (steps taken in a legal proceeding)  :: procedimiento {m}
proceed {v} (begin and carry on a legal process)  :: proceder
proceed {v} (come forth as a source or origin)  :: proceder
proceed {v} (go forward)  :: continuar
proceed {v} (go on in an orderly or regulated manner)  :: proceder
proceed {v} (have application or effect)  :: proceder
proceed {v} (pass from one point to another)  :: proceder
proceeds {n} (profits) SEE: profits  ::
proceeds {n} /ˈproʊsiːdz/ (revenue)  :: ingresos
procerus {n} (triangular muscle between the top of the nose and the eyebrows)  :: piramidal de la nariz {m}, músculo piramidal de la nariz {m}
process {n}  :: proceso {m}
process {n} /ˈpɹɒsɛs/ (series of events to produce a result)  :: proceso {m}
processed cheese {n} (any of several types of natural cheese)  :: queso procesado {m}
procession {n} (act of progressing or proceeding)  :: procesión {f}
procession {n} (group of people or thing moving along in an orderly manner)  :: procesión {f}
proclaim {v} (to excitedly, verbosely and candidly describe)  :: proclamar
proclamation {n} (a statement which is proclaimed)  :: proclamación {f}
proclivity {n} (A predisposition or natural inclination, propensity, or a predilection)  :: propensión
procrastinate {v} /proʊˈkræstəneɪt/ (put off; to delay taking action)  :: hacer desidia, procrastinar
procrastinate {v} (put off; delay something)  :: hacer desidia, procrastinar, dejar para después
procrastination {n} /pɹəʊ̆ˌkɹæstɪˈneɪʃə̆n/ (act of postponing, delaying or putting off)  :: desidia {f}, dejar algo para más tarde, para mañana..., procrastinación {f}
procrastinator {n} (one who procrastinates; one who delays working on things)  :: desidioso {m}, desidiosa {f}
procreate {v} (to beget)  :: procrear, reproducirse
procreation {n}  :: procreación {f}
procrustean {adj} /pɹəʊˈkɹʌstɪən/ (Enforcing strict conformity through disregard of individual differences or special circumstances)  :: procusteo
proctology {n} (Branch of medicine)  :: proctología {f}
procurement {n} /prəˈkjʊə.mənt/  :: consecución {f}, adquisición {f}, abastecimiento {m}
Procyon {prop} (Star)  :: Procyon
prod {n} (device used to goad livestock into moving)  :: aguijada {f}, picana {f}, garrocha {f}
prod {v} (encourage)  :: aguijar
prodigy {n} (amazing or marvellous thing)  :: maravilla, prodigio, portento, cosa extraña, milagro
prodigy {n} (extremely talented person, especially a child)  :: prodigio {m}, fenómeno, genio, niño prodigio
prodigy {n} /ˈpɹɒdᵻdʒi/ (something from which omens are drawn)  :: presagio, augurio, agüero, auspicio
produce {n} (offspring) SEE: offspring  ::
produce {n} /ˈpɹoʊ.dus/ (harvested agricultural goods collectively)  :: frutas y verduras
produce {n}  :: producto
produce {v} /prəˈdus/ (to make or manufacture)  :: producir
produce {v} (to sponsor and present (a motion picture, etc))  :: realizar
producer {n} /pɹəˈduːsɚ/ (in economics)  :: productor
producible {adj} (able to be produced)  :: producible
product {n} /ˈpɹɑd.ʌkt/ (multiplication result)  :: producto {m}
product {n}  :: producto {m}
production {n}  :: elaboración {f}
production {n} /pɹəˈdʌkʃən/ (the act of producing)  :: producción {f}
productive {adj} (capable of producing something, especially in abundance; fertile)  :: productivo
productive {adj} (yielding good or useful results; constructive)  :: productivo
product placement {n} (a form of advertising)  :: emplazamiento de producto {m}, publicidad por emplazamiento {m}
profane {v} /pɹəˈfeɪn/ (To violate, as anything sacred; to treat with abuse, irreverence, obloquy, or contempt)  :: profanar
profession {n} /pɹəˈfɛʃən/ (occupation)  :: profesión {f}
professional {adj} (that is carried out as a livelihood)  :: profesional {m} {f}
professional {n} (person who belongs to a profession)  :: profesional {m} {f}, profesionista {m} {f} [Mexico]
professional {n} (person who earns his living from a specified activity)  :: profesional {m} {f}, profesionista {m} {f} [Mexico]
professionalize {v} (make something professional)  :: profesionalizar
professionally {adv} (in a professional manner)  :: profesionalmente
professor {n} /pɹəˈfɛsɚ/ (a higher ranking for a teacher or faculty member at a college or university)  :: profesor {m}, profesora {f}
proficiency {n} (ability or skill)  :: suficiencia, pericia, habilidad, aptitud {f}
proficiency {n} (knowledge)  :: conocimiento {m}
profile {n} /profaɪlə/ (the shape, view, or shadow of a person's head from the side)  :: perfil {m}
profit {n} /ˈprɒfət/ (benefit)  :: ganancia {f}, beneficio {m}
profit {v}  :: beneficiarse
profit {v} (To take advantage of, exploit, use)  :: explotar
profitable {adj} (producing profit)  :: lucrativo, ventajoso
profound {adj} (characterized by intensity)  :: profundo
profound {adj} (intellectually deep)  :: profundo
profound {adj} /prəˈfaʊnd/ (descending below the surface)  :: profundo
profoundly {adv} (deeply) SEE: deeply  ::
profundity {n} (deep intellect or insight)  :: profundidad {f}
profundity {n} (state of being profound)  :: profundidad {f}
profusion {n} (abundance)  :: profusión {f}
progenitor {n} (founder) SEE: founder  ::
progenitor {n} /pɹoʊˈdʒɛn.ɪ.tɚ/ (any of a person's direct ancestors)  :: progenitor {m} {f}
progeny {n} /ˈpɹɑːdʒəni/ (offspring)  :: descendiente {m}
progesterone {n} (the steroid hormone)  :: progesterona {f}
prognathic {adj} (prognathous) SEE: prognathous  ::
prognosticate {v} /prɒɡˈnɒstɪkeɪt/ (predict, foretell)  :: pronosticar
program {n} (leaflet listing information about a play, game or other activity)  :: programa {m}
program {n} (performance of a show or other broadcast on radio or television)  :: programa {m}
program {n} /ˈpɹoʊɡɹæm/ (set of structured activities)  :: programa {m}
program {n} (software application)  :: programa {m}
program {v}  :: programar
programmable {adj} (capable of being programmed)  :: programable {m} {f}; programable
programme {n} (programme) SEE: program  ::
programmer {n} /ˈpɹoʊɡɹæmɚ/ (one who designs software)  :: programador {m}, programadora {f}
programming {n} (activity of writing a computer program)  :: programación {f}
programming language {n} (code of reserved words and symbols)  :: lenguaje de programación {m}
progress {n} /ˈprɑɡrɛs/ (a moving forward)  :: progreso {m}
progress {v} /prəˈɡrɛs/  :: progresar
progression {n} (mathematical sequence)  :: progresión {f}
progression {n} (moving from one thing to another)  :: progresión {f}
progressive {adj} (continuous) SEE: continuous  ::
progressively {adv} (in a progressive manner)  :: progresivamente
progressivism {n} (political ideology)  :: progresismo {m}
prohibit {v} (to proscribe)  :: prohibir
prohibition {n}  :: prohibición {f}
project {n} /ˈpɹɑd͡ʒɛkt/ (planned endeavor)  :: proyecto {m}
project {v} (cast (image/shadow))  :: proyectar
project {v} (extend beyond a surface)  :: proyectar
project {v} (extend outward)  :: proyectar
project {v} (make plans for; forecast)  :: proyectar
projectile {n} /pɹəˈdʒɛk.taɪl/ (object intended to be or having been fired from a weapon)  :: proyectil {m}
projection {n} (cartography: system of representing surface of the earth on a flat surface)  :: proyección {f}
projection {n} (display of an image by a projector)  :: proyección {f}
projection {n} (forecast or prognosis obtained by extrapolation)  :: proyección {f}
projection {n} (geometry: image of an object on a surface of fewer dimensions)  :: proyección {f}
projection {n} /pɹəˈdʒɛkʃən/ (something which projects)  :: protuberancia {f}
projection {n} (psychology: belief that others have similar thoughts and experiences as oneself)  :: proyección {f}
projector {n} (optical device)  :: proyector {m}
prokaryote {n} (organism characterized by absence of nucleus)  :: procariota {f}
prolative {n} (prolative case) SEE: prolative case  ::
prolepsis {n} /pɹoʊˈlɛpsɪs/ (grammatical construction)  :: prolepsis {m-p}
proletarian {adj} (relating to proletariat)  :: proletario {m}, proletaria {f}, proletarios {m-p}, proletarias {f-p}
proletariat {n} /ˌproʊlɪˈtɛəriət/ (working class or lower class)  :: proletariado {m}
pro-life {adj} (opposed to abortion)  :: antiabortista
pro-lifer {n} (person with pro-life views)  :: antiabortista {m} {f}
proliferate {v} /pɹoʊˈlɪfəɹeɪt/ (to increase in number)  :: proliferar
prolific {adj} /ˌpɹəˈlɪf.ɪk/ (Fertile, producing offspring or fruit in great abundance)  :: prolífico
prolific {adj} (Similarly producing results or works in abundance)  :: prolífico
proline {n} (nonessential amino acid; C5H9NO2)  :: prolina {f}
prolix {adj} /pɹoʊˈlɪks/ (tediously lengthy)  :: prolijo {m}, fastidioso, verboso, [colloquial] chicharra
prolix {adj} (tending to use large or obscure words, which few understand)  :: pedante, sabihondo, sabidillo, prolijo
prolixity {n} (An excess of words)  :: prolijidad {f}
prolog {n} (prologue) SEE: prologue  ::
prologue {n} (speech or section used as an introduction, especially to a play or novel)  :: prólogo {m}
prolong {v} (to extend in space or length)  :: prolongar
prolong {v} (to lengthen in time; to extend the duration of; to draw out; to continue)  :: prolongar
prolonged {adj} (lengthy in duration; extended; protracted)  :: prolongado
prolonged abortion {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
promenade {n} /pɹɑməˈneɪd/ (place to walk)  :: paseo {m}
promenade {v} (to walk)  :: pasear
promethazine {n} (first generation H1 receptor antagonist)  :: prometazina {f}
Prometheus {prop} /pɹoʊˈmiθiəs/ (Greek mythological figure)  :: Prometeo {m}
promethium {n} (chemical element)  :: promecio {m}
prominence {n} (being prominent)  :: prominencia {f}
prominence {n} (bulge)  :: protuberancia {f}, prominencia {f}
prominence {n} (relative height)  :: prominencia {f}
prominent {adj} (eminent, distinguished above others)  :: prominente
prominent {adj} (likely to attract attention)  :: prominente
prominent {adj} (projecting, protuberant)  :: prominente, sobresaliente
prominently {adv} (in a prominent manner)  :: prominentemente
promiscuity {n} (state or quality of being promiscuous)  :: promiscuidad {f}
promiscuous {adj} (indiscriminate in choice of sexual partners)  :: promiscuo
promiscuous {adj} (made without careful choice; indiscriminate)  :: promiscuo
promiscuous {adj} /prəˈmɪskjuːəs/ (made up of various disparate elements mixed together)  :: promiscuo
promiscuously {adv} (in a promiscuous manner)  :: promiscuamente
promiscuousness {n} (promiscuity) SEE: promiscuity  ::
promise {n} /ˈpɹɑmɪs/ (vow)  :: promesa {f}
promise {n} (transaction)  :: promesa {f}
promise {v} (to commit to something or action)  :: prometer
Promised Land {prop} (land promised by God)  :: Tierra Prometida {f}
promising {adj} (showing promise, and likely to develop in a desirable fashion)  :: prometedor {m}, prometedora {f}
promissory note {n} (document saying that someone owes a specific amount of money)  :: pagaré {m}
promo {n} /ˈpɹəʊməʊ/ (promotion)  :: promo
promontory {n} /ˈpɹɑməntɔri/ (a high point of land extending into a body of water, headland; cliff)  :: promontorio
promote {v} (advocate or urge on behalf of something)  :: promover
promote {v}  :: promover
promote {v} (raise someone to a more important, responsible, or remunerative job or rank)  :: promover, ascender
promotion {n} (advancement in position)  :: ascenso
promotion {n} (dissemination of information)  :: promoción {f}
prompt {adj} /pɹɒmpt/ (quick)  :: rápido
prompt {v} (to lead someone toward what they should say or do)  :: incitar
prompter {n} (person in a theater)  :: apuntador {m}, apuntadora {f}
promptitude {n} (promptness) SEE: promptness  ::
promptness {n} /ˈprɒmptnəs/ (the habit or characteristic of doing things without delay)  :: prontitud {f}
promptness {n} (the habit of adhering to a designated time)  :: puntualidad {f}
promulgate {v} /ˈpɹɑ.məl.ɡeɪt/ (to make known public)  :: promulgar
promulgate {v} (to put into effect as a regulation)  :: promulgar
pronaos {n} (the inner area of the portico of a Greek or Roman temple)  :: pronaos {m}, pródomo {m}
prone {adj} (lying face downward; prostrate)  :: postrado {m}, de bruces
prong {n} /pɹɑŋ/ (thin, pointed, projecting part)  :: diente {m}, prolongación {f}, punta {f}
pronominal {adj} (of a pronoun)  :: pronominal
pronoun {n} (pronoun)  :: pronombre {m}
pronounce {v} /pɹəˈnaʊns/ (to sound out a word)  :: pronunciar
pronounce {v}  :: pronunciar
pronounceable {adj} (able to be pronounced)  :: pronunciable {m} {f}
pronto {adv} (quickly)  :: pronto
pronunciation {n} /pɹəˌnʌnsiˈeɪʃən/ (standard sound of a word)  :: pronunciación {f}
pronunciation {n} (way in which words are pronounced)  :: pronunciación {f}
proof {n}  :: prueba {f}
proof {n} /pɹuːf/ (any effort, process, or operation designed to establish or discover a fact or truth)  :: prueba {f}
proofread {v} /ˈpɹuːfɹiːd/ (to check for errors in spelling and grammar)  :: corregir pruebas
prop {n} /pɹɒp/ (object placed against or under another, to support it)  :: apoyo {m}
prop {n} (rugby: player next to the hooker in a scrum)  :: pilar {m}
propaganda {n} /ˌpɹɑp.ə.ˈɡæn.də]/ (concerted set of messages)  :: propaganda {f}
propane {n} /ˈproʊpeɪn/ (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C3H8)  :: propano {m}
proparoxytone {adj} /prəʊpəˈrɒksɪtəʊn/ (proparoxytone)  :: proparoxítono, esdrújulo
proparoxytone {n} (proparoxytone)  :: esdrújula {f}
propel {v} /pɹəˈpɛl/ (to cause to move in a certain direction)  :: propulsar
propellant {n}  :: propulsor {m}
propellent {adj} (capable of propelling)  :: propulsor
propeller {n} (mechanical device used to propel)  :: propulsor {m}
propelling pencil {n} (mechanical pencil) SEE: mechanical pencil  ::
propene {n} (organic compound of the formula C3H6)  :: propileno {m}
propenoic {adj} (acrylic) SEE: acrylic  ::
proper {adj} (following the established standards of behavior or manners)  :: conveniente, preciso
proper {adj} /ˈpɹɑ.pɚ/ (fit, suitable)  :: adecuado {m}, adecuada {f}
proper {adj}  :: propio
proper noun {n} (The name of a particular person, place, organization or other individual entity)  :: nombre propio
property {n} (an attribute characteristic of a class of objects)  :: propiedad {f}
property {n} (attribute or abstract quality associated with an object, individual or concept)  :: propiedad {f}, cualidad {f}
property {n} (exclusive right of possessing, enjoying and disposing of a thing)  :: pertenecia {f}
property {n} (piece of real estate)  :: propiedad {f}, finca {f}, bienes {m-p}, posesión {f}
property {n} /ˈpɹɑpɚtiː]/ (something owned)  :: propiedad {f}, posesión {f}
property tax {n} (tax based on the value of property)  :: impuesto real {m}, impuesto sobre bienes {m}
propfan {n} (modified turbofan)  :: propfan {m}, propfán {m}
prophecy {n} /ˈpɹɑfəsi/ (prediction)  :: profecía {f}
prophesy {v} /ˈpɹɑfɪsaɪ/ (to predict)  :: profetizar
prophesy {v} (to speak as a prophet)  :: profetizar
prophet {n} (one who foretells the future)  :: profeta {m}
prophet {n} /ˈpɹɑfɪt/ (one who speaks by divine inspiration)  :: profeta {m}, profetisa {f}
prophetess {n} /pɹɒfɪˈtɛs/ (female prophet)  :: profetisa {f}
prophetic {adj} (of, or relating to a prophecy or a prophet)  :: profético
prophylactic {adj} (Serving to prevent or protect against an undesired effect, especially disease)  :: profiláctico {m}, profiláctica {f}
propinquity {n} /prəˈpɪŋkwɪti/ (proximity) SEE: proximity  ::
propiska {n} /prəˈpɪskə/ (system of mandatory registration in ex-USSR)  :: propiska {f}
propitiation {n} (the act of propitiating; placation, atonement, expiation)  :: propiciación {f}
propolis {n} /ˈpɹɒpəlɪs/ (glue-like substance)  :: propóleos {m}
proponency {n} (advocacy) SEE: advocacy  ::
proportion {n} (quantity that is part of the whole)  :: proporción {f}
proportional {adj} (at a constant ratio (to))  :: proporcional
proportional {adj} (proportionate)  :: proporcional
proportionality {n} (the property of being proportional)  :: proporcionalidad {f}
proposal {n} (that which is proposed)  :: propuesta {f}
propose {v} /pɹəˈpoʊz/ (to suggest a plan or course of action)  :: proponer
propose {v} (to ask for one's hand in marriage)  :: pedir la mano
proposition {n} (an assertion which can be considered true or false)  :: proposición {f}
proposition {n} (an assertion which is provably true, but not important enough to be a theorem)  :: proposición {f}
proposition {n} (idea or plan offered)  :: proposición {f}
proposition {n} /pɹɑ.pə.zɪ.ʃən/ (uncountable: act of offering for consideration)  :: propuesta {f}
proposition {n} (terms of a transaction offered)  :: proposición {f}
propositional calculus {n} (propositional logic) SEE: propositional logic  ::
proprietary {adj} /prəˈprɑɪ.ə.teɪɹ.i/ (relating to property or ownership)  :: propietario, de propiedad
proprietary {adj}  :: propietario
proprietor {n} /pɹəˈpɹaɪətɚ/ (owner)  :: propietario
propriety {n} (correctness in behaviour and morals)  :: propiedad {f}
propriety {n} /pɹəˈpɹaɪəti/ (fitness; the quality of being appropriate)  :: aptitud {f}
proprioception {n} /ˌpɹoʊ.pɹi.oʊˈsɛp.ʃən/ (sense of the position of parts of the body)  :: propiocepción {f}
prorate {v} (divide proportionately)  :: prorratear
prorogue {v} /pɹoʊˈɹoʊɡ/ (to suspend a parliamentary session)  :: prorrogar
prorogue {v} (to prolong or extend)  :: prorrogar
prosaic {adj} /pɹoʊˈzeɪ.ɪk/ (pertaining to or having the characteristics of prose)  :: prosaico
pros and cons {n} (for and against)  :: el pro y el contra {m}, los pros y los contras {m-p}
proscenium {n} /proʊˈsiː.ni.əm/ (proscenium arch) SEE: proscenium arch  ::
prosciutto {n} /prəˈʃuː.toʊ/ (dry-cured ham from Italy)  :: prosciutto {m}
prose {n} /pr'əʊz/ (written language not intended as poetry)  :: prosa {f}
prosecutor {n} /ˈprɑsəˌkjuːtər/ (a lawyer who decides whether to charge a person with a crime)  :: fiscal {m} {f}
proselytize {v} /ˈprɑ.sə.lɪ.taɪz/ (to induce people to join a cause)  :: misionar, convertir
proselytize {v} (to convert to one’s own faith)  :: convertir, misionar
prosodic {adj} (prosody)  :: prosódico {m}
prosody {n} /ˈpɹɑsədi/ (linguistics: study of rhythm and other attributes in speech)  :: prosodia {f}
proso millet {n} /ˈpɹoʊsoʊ ˈmɪlit/ (P. miliaceum)  :: mijo común {m}
prosopagnosia {n} /ˌpɹɑsoʊpæɡˈnoʊʒə/ (disorder of face perception)  :: prosopagnosia {f}
prosopopesis {n} (change of personality)  :: prosopopesis
prospect {n} /prəˈspɛkt/ (potential things that may come to pass, usually favorable)  :: expectativa, prospectiva
prospect {v} (to search as for gold)  :: posibilidad
prosperity {n} /ˈpɹɒs.pɛ.ɹɪt.iː/ (prosperity)  :: prosperidad {f}
prosperous {adj} (well off; affluent)  :: rico
prostate {n} (prostate gland)  :: próstata {f}, glándula prostática {f}
prostate gland {n} (prostate) SEE: prostate  ::
prostatic {adj} (relating to the prostate gland)  :: prostático
prostatic adenocarcinoma {n} (prostate cancer) SEE: prostate cancer  ::
prostatitis {n} (inflammation of the prostate)  :: prostatitis {f}
prosthesis {n} (artificial replacement for a body part)  :: prótesis {f}
prosthesis {n} (prothesis) SEE: prothesis  ::
prosthetic {n} /ˌprɑsˈθɛtɪk/ (prosthesis) SEE: prosthesis  ::
prostitute {n} /ˈprɑːstətuːt/ (a person having sex for profit)  :: prostituta {f}
prostitution {n} (having sex for profit)  :: prostitución {f}
prostokvasha {n} (soured milk)  :: leche agria {f}
prostrate {adj} /ˈpɹɑːstɹeɪt/ (lying flat, facedown)  :: postrado, acostado boca abajo
prostyle {n} (building)  :: próstilo {m}
prosumer {n} /pɹəʊˈsjuːmə/ (person in postindustrial society who combines the economic roles of producer and consumer)  :: prosumidor {m}
protactinium {n} /ˌpɹoʊ.tækˈtɪn.i.əm/ (chemical element)  :: protactinio {m}
protagonist {n} (advocate)  :: protagonista {m} {f}
protagonist {n} (leading person in a contest)  :: protagonista {m} {f}
protagonist {n} /pɹoʊˈtæ.gə.nɪst/ (main character)  :: protagonista {m} {f}
protean {adj} /ˈproʊ.tɪ.ən/ (exceedingly variable)  :: proteico
protease {n} /ˈpɹəʊtɪeɪz/ (group of enzymes)  :: proteasa {f}
protect {v} /pɹəˈtɛkt/ (to keep safe)  :: proteger
protected {adj} (defended)  :: protegido
protection {n} /pɹəˈtɛkʃən/ (process of keeping safe)  :: protección {f}
protectionism {n} (A policy of protecting the domestic producers of a product by imposing tariffs, quotas or other barriers on imports)  :: proteccionismo {m}
protective {adj} /prɛtɛktɪv/ (serving, intended or wishing to protect)  :: protector
protective {n} (Something that protects)  :: protector [sports]
protector {n} (someone who protects or guards)  :: protector {m}, protectora {f}
protectorate {n} (government by a protector)  :: protectorado {m}
protectress {n} /pɹəˈtɛktɹɪs/ (female protector)  :: protectora {f}
protein {n} (biochemistry: a large, complex molecule composed of long chains of amino acids)  :: proteína {f}
protein {n} /ˈpɹoʊtiːn/ (one of three major classes of food)  :: proteína {f}
proteome {n} /ˈpɹəʊtɪəʊm/ (complete set of proteins)  :: proteoma {m}
proteomics {n} (branch of molecular biology)  :: proteómica {f}
protest {n} (formal objection)  :: protesta {f}
protest {v} /ˈproʊ.tɛst/ (to make a strong objection)  :: protestar
Protestantism {n} /ˈpɹɑːtɪstəntɪzəm/ (Protestant Christian denomination)  :: protestantismo {m}
protester {n} /pɹəˈtestəɹ/ (person who protests)  :: protestante {m}, manifestante {m}
prothrombin {n} (glycoprotein)  :: protrombina {f}
prothrombotic {adj} (that leads to thrombosis)  :: protrombótico
protist {n} (eukaryotic unicellular organisms)  :: protista
protium {n} (lightest isotope of hydrogen)  :: procio {m}
Proto-Altaic {prop} (hypothetical prehistoric ancestor language)  :: Proto-altaico
Proto-Germanic {prop} (hypothetical prehistoric ancestor language)  :: protogermánico {m}
Proto-Indo-European {n} (person who spoke the Proto-Indo-European language)  :: protoindoeuropeo {m}
Proto-Indo-European {prop} /ˈpɹoʊ̯toʊ̯ˌɪndoʊ̯ˌjɝəˈpiən/ (ancestor language of most European and Indian languages)  :: protoindoeuropeo {m}
Proto-Indo-Germanic {prop} (Proto-Indo-European) SEE: Proto-Indo-European  ::
proto-language {n} (common ancestor language)  :: protolengua {f}, lengua reconstruida {f}
proton {n} /ˈproʊ.tɑːn/ (positively charged nucleon)  :: protón
protonic {adj} (pertaining to protons)  :: protónico
protoplanet {n} (astronomical object)  :: protoplaneta {m}
protoplast {n} /ˈprəʊtə(ʊ)plast/ (contents of a plant cell)  :: protoplasto {m}
Proto-Slavic {prop} (Proto-Slavic)  :: protoeslavo {m}
prototype {n} (an original object or form which is a basis for other objects)  :: prototipo {m}
protozoal {adj} (protozoan) SEE: protozoan  ::
protozoan {adj} (pertaining to a protozoan)  :: protozoo
protozoan {n} /ˌpɹoʊtəˈzoʊən/ (any of a diverse group of eukaryotes)  :: protozoo {m}
protracted {adj} ( Lasting for a long time or longer than expected or usual., see also: )  :: duradero, eterno [colloquial], prolongado
protractor {n} (a circular or semicircular tool for measuring angles)  :: transportador {m}
protrude {v} (to extend from)  :: sobresalir, protruir
protrusion {n}  :: protuberancia {f}, protrusión
protuberance {n} /pɹoʊˈtuːbəɹəns/ (Something that protrudes)  :: protuberancia {f}
proud {adj}  :: orgulloso
proud {adj} /pɹaʊd/ (gratified, feeling honoured, feeling satisfied)  :: orgulloso
proudly {adv} (in a proud manner)  :: fieramente, orgullosamente
provable {adj} (of a statement or hypothesis, that can be proven)  :: probable
prove {v} /pɹuːv/ (to demonstrate that something is true; to give proof for)  :: probar
prove {v} (to ascertain or establish the genuineness or validity of; to verify.)  :: validar
prove {v} (to put to the test, to make trial of)  :: probar, testear [Arg., Chile]
Provençal {prop} /ˌpɹɒvɑːnˈsɑːl/ (language spoken in Provence)  :: provenzal
provenance {n} (in archaeology: the place and time of origin of some artifact)  :: procedencia {f}, proveniencia {f}
provenance {n} (in arts: the history of ownership of a work of art)  :: procedencia {f}, proveniencia {f}
provenance {n} (place or source of origin)  :: procedencia {f}, proveniencia {f}
Provence {prop} (region in France)  :: Provenza {f}
proverb {n} /ˈprɑːvɝːb/ (phrase expressing a basic truth)  :: proverbio {m}
Proverbs {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Proverbios
provide {v} /pɹəˈvaɪd/ (to give what is needed or desired)  :: proveer
provide {v} (to furnish with)  :: proveer
providence {n} (careful guardianship exercised by a deity)  :: providencia {f}
providence {n} (manifestation of divine care or direction)  :: providencia {f}
providence {n} /ˈpɹɒvɪdəns/ (prudent care and management of resources; thirftiness)  :: providencia {f}
provident {adj} /ˈprɒvɪdənt/ (demonstrating consideration for the future)  :: providente
providential {adj} /pɹɒvɪˈdɛnʃl̩/ (fortunate)  :: providencial
providentness {n} (the quality or state of being provident)  :: prudencia {f}
provider {n} (provider)  :: suministrador {m}
province {n} /ˈpɹɒvins/ (A subdivision of government usually one step below the national level)  :: provincia {f}
provincial {adj} /pɹɒvinʃəl̩/ (of or pertaining to a province)  :: provincial {m} {f}
provision {n} /pɹəˈvɪʒ.ən/ (An item of goods or supplies obtained for future use)  :: provisión
provisional {adj} (temporary)  :: provisional
provisionally {adv} (in a provisional way)  :: provisionalmente, provisoriamente
provocateur {n} (one who engages in provocative behavior)  :: provocador
provocation {n} (act of provoking)  :: provocación {f}
provocative {adj} /pɹəˈvɒkətɪv/ (tending to provoke strong negative feeling)  :: provocador, provocativo
provoke {v} (to cause to become angry)  :: provocar
provost {n} /ˈpɹoʊvoʊst / (military prison keeper)  :: preboste
provost {n}  :: preboste {m}
prow {n} /pɹaʊ/ (fore part of a vessel; bow)  :: proa {f}
prowess {n} (distinguished bravery or courage, especially in battle; heroism)  :: proeza {f}
prowess {n} /ˈpɹaʊəs/ (skillfulness and manual ability; adroitness or dexterity)  :: habilidad {f}, capacidad {f}, destreza {f}
prowl {v} /praʊl/ (To be on the lookout for some prey)  :: acechar
proxenetism {n} (negotiation of immoral bargains between the sexes)  :: proxenetismo
Proxima Centauri {prop} (a red dwarf star)  :: Próxima Centauro
proximal {adj} /'prɒksɪməl/ (Closer to the point)  :: proximal
proximate cause {n} (event without which an injury would not have occurred)  :: causa inmediata {f}
proximity {n} (closeness; the state of being near as in space, time, or relationship)  :: proximidad {f}
proxy {n} (authority to act for another, especially when written)  :: mandato {m}, poder {m}
proxy {n} /pɹɒk.si/ (agent or substitute authorized to act for another person)  :: apoderado {m}
præstige {n} (Archaic spelling of prestige) SEE: prestige  ::
prudent {adj} /ˈpɹuːdənt/  :: atentado
prudently {adv} (in a prudent manner)  :: prudentemente
prudish {adj} (exaggeratedly proper)  :: pudibundo, santurrón, mojigato, cartuchón
prune {n} (dried plum)  :: ciruela pasa {f}
prune {n} /pɹuːn/ (plum) SEE: plum  ::
prune {v} ((figuratively) cut down or shorten)  :: podar
prune {v} (trim a tree or shrub)  :: podar
pruning {n} (action of pruning)  :: poda {f}
Prussia {prop} (former baltic country)  :: Prusia {f}
Prussia {prop} (German province)  :: Prusia {f}
Prussia {prop} /ˈpɹʌʃə/ (geographical area)  :: Prusia {f}
Przewalski's horse {n} (Equus ferus przewalskii)  :: caballo de Przewalski {m}
psalm {n} (a hymn collected into one book of the Old Testament)  :: salmo {m}
psalm {n} /sɑm/ (sacred song)  :: salmo {m}
psalter {n} (The Book of Psalms)  :: salterio {m}
psalterium {n} (omasum) SEE: omasum  ::
psaltery {n} (instrument)  :: salterio
psammoma {n} (brain tumor)  :: psamoma {f}
pseudo {adj} (spurious) SEE: spurious  ::
pseudo {adj} /ˈsuːdoʊ/ (insincere) SEE: insincere  ::
pseudo- {prefix} /sudo/ (not genuine)  :: pseudo-, seudo-
pseudocode {n} (description of a computer programming algorithm)  :: pseudocódigo {m}
pseudocyesis {n} (false pregnancy)  :: pseudociesis {f}
pseudonym {n} /ˈsudoʊnɪm/ (fictious name)  :: seudónimo {m}
pseudopod {n} /ˈsuːdə(ʊ)pɒd/ (temporary projection)  :: seudópodo {m}
pseudoscience {n} (purported science)  :: pseudociencia {f}
pseudoscientific {adj} (of, relating to, or employing pseudoscience)  :: pseudocientífico
pshaw {interj} /ˈʃɑː/ (indicating disapproval, irritation, impatience or disbelief)  :: ¡bah!
psicose {n} (monosaccharide epimer of fructose)  :: psicosa {f}
psittacosis {n} /ˌsiɾəˈkoʊsɨs/ (infection)  :: psitacosis
psoriasis {n} (facial skin disease)  :: psoriasis {f}
psyche {n} /ˈsaɪ.ki/ (the human soul, mind, or spirit)  :: psique {f}, psiquis {f}
psyched {adj} (frightened)  :: asustado
psyched {adj} (thrilled)  :: emocionado, mentalizado
psychedelic {adj} /ˈsaɪ.kəˌdɛl.ɪk/ (of, containing or generating hallucinations, etc.)  :: psicodélico, sicodélico
psychiatric {adj} /ˌsaɪ.ki.ˈæt.ɹɪk/ (of, or relating to, psychiatry)  :: psiquiátrico
psychiatrist {n} /ˌsaɪˈkaɪ.ə.tɹɪst/ (doctor specializing in psychiatry)  :: psiquiatra {m} {f}, siquiatra {m} {f} [esp. Americas]
psychiatry {n} /saɪˈkaɪ.əˌtɹi/ (branch of medicine dealing with mental illness)  :: psiquiatría {f}
psycho {n} /ˈsaɪkoʊ/ (psychotic or otherwise insane person)  :: psicópata {m} {f}
psycho- {prefix} (relating to the mind)  :: psico-
psychoactive {adj} (pharmacology: affecting the mind or mental processes)  :: psicoactivo
psychoanalysis {n} (family of psychological theories)  :: psicoanálisis {m}
psychoanalyst {n} (practitioner)  :: psicoanalista {m} {f}
psychoanalyze {v} (practice psychoanalysis)  :: psicoanalizar
psychogenic {adj} (originating from or caused by state of mind)  :: psicogénico, sicogénico
psychogeriatrician {n} (psychiatrist subspecialising in elderly people)  :: psicogeriatra {m} {f}
psychokinesis {n} /ˌsaɪkoʊkɪˈnisɪs/ (movement inanimate objects by the use of psychic power)  :: psicociensis, psicoquinesia, telequinesis, telequinesia
psychological {adj} /ˌsaɪkəˈlɑːdʒɪkl/ (of or pertaining to psychology)  :: psicológico
psychologically {adv} (in a psychological manner)  :: psicológicamente
psychologist {n} /ˌsaɪˈkɑl.ə.d͡ʒɪst/ (expert in the field of psychology)  :: psicólogo {m}, psicóloga {f}, sicólogo {m}, sicóloga {f}
psychology {n} /saɪˈkɑlədʒi/ (study of the human mind)  :: psicología {f}
psychology {n} (the mental characteristics of a particular individual)  :: psicología {f}
psychometry {n} (paranormal ability)  :: psicometría
psychopath {n} (popular: a person who perpetrates especially gruesome or bizarre violent acts)  :: psicópata {m} {f}
psychopath {n} /ˈsaɪkoʊˌpæθ/ (person with a personality disorder)  :: psicópata {m} {f}
psychopathology {n} (study of mental illness)  :: psicopatología {f}
psychopathy {n} /saɪˈkɑpəθi/ (personality disorder)  :: psicopatía {f}
psychopharmacological {adj} (of or pertaining to psychopharmacology)  :: psicofarmacológico
psychopolitics {n} (interaction between psychology and politics)  :: psicopolítica {f}
psychosis {n} /ˈsɑɪˌkosəs/ (mental disorder)  :: psicosis {f}
psychosomatic {adj} /ˌsaɪkoʊsəˈmædɪk/ (of physical effects with mental causes)  :: psicosomático
psychotherapy {n} (treatment of those with mental illness)  :: psicoterapia {f}
psychotic {adj} /ˌsɑɪˈkɒtɪk/ (of, related to, or suffering from psychosis)  :: psicótico
psychro- {prefix} (cold)  :: psicró-
psychrometer {n} (instrument which measures atmospheric humidity)  :: psicrómetro {m}
pâté {n} /ˈpæteɪ/ (finely-ground paste of meat, game fish or vegetables)  :: paté, pasta de carne {f}
pétanque {n} (form of boules)  :: petanca {f}
ptarmigan {n} /ˈtɑːmɪɡən/ (a small grouse, Lagopus)  :: lagópodo {m}, perdiz nival {f}
pterodactyl {n} /ˌtɛɹəˈdæktl̩/ (extinct flying reptile)  :: pterodáctilo {m}
Ptolemy {prop} /ˈtɑləmi/ (name of Greek origin)  :: Ptolomeo {m}, Tolomeo {m}
pub {n} /pʌb/ (public house)  :: pub, bar {m}, taberna {f}
pube {n} /pjuːb/ (a single pubic hair)  :: pendejo {m}
puberty {n} (age at which a person is first capable of sexual reproduction)  :: pubertad {f}
pubescent {adj} (arriving at puberty)  :: pubescente
pubic {adj} (of, or relating to the area of the body adjacent to the pubis)  :: púbico
pubic hair {n} (collectively)  :: vello púbico {m}, vello pubiano {m}
pubic hair {n} (singular)  :: pendejo {m}
pubic louse {n} (crab louse) SEE: crab louse  ::
pubis {n} (the pubic bone)  :: pubis {m}, hueso del pubis {m}
public {adj} /ˈpʌblɪk/ (pertaining to people as a whole)  :: público
public {n} (people in general)  :: público {m}
publication {n} (an issue of printed or other matter)  :: publicación {f}
publication {n} (communication of information)  :: publicación {f}
publication {n} /ˌpʌblɪˈkeɪʃən/ (act of publishing)  :: publicación {f}
public domain {n} (attributive: not subject to any copyright or patent restrictions)  :: de dominio público
public domain {n} (realm of intellectual property)  :: dominio público {m}
public figure {n} (person subject to public interest)  :: personaje público {m}
public holiday {n} (national or regional holiday from work on a specific day)  :: fiesta legal {f}, festivo {m}, feriado {m}
public house {n} (pub) SEE: pub  ::
publicity {n} (advertising or other activity designed to rouse public interest in something)  :: publicidad {f}
public law {n} (law)  :: derecho público {m}
publicly {adv} /ˈpʌblɪkli/ (in an open and public manner)  :: públicamente
public relations {n} (profession)  :: relaciones públicas {f-p}, RRPP
public servant {n} (civil servant) SEE: civil servant  ::
public servant {n} (convict) SEE: convict  ::
public speaking {n} (art of public speaking) SEE: oratory  ::
public telephone {n} (public telephone)  :: teléfono público {m}
public transit {n} (public transport) SEE: public transport  ::
public transport {n} (form of transport)  :: transporte público {m}
publification {n} (making public)  :: publificación
publish {v} /ˈpʌblɪʃ/ (to issue a medium (e.g. publication))  :: publicar
publish {v} (to announce to the public)  :: publicar, divulgar
publish {v} (to issue something (usually printed work) for sale and distribution)  :: publicar
publisher {n} /ˈpʌblɪʃɚ/ (One who publishes, especially books)  :: editor, editorial {f}
Pucikwar {prop} (A-Pucikwar) SEE: A-Pucikwar  ::
puck {n} /pʌk/ (disk used in hockey)  :: disco de goma {m}, disco {m}
pucker {n} (A fold or wrinkle)  :: arruga {f}
pucker {v} (to pinch or wrinkle; to squeeze inwardly, to dimple or fold)  :: arrugar
Pudahuel {prop} (Pudahuel)  :: Pudahuel {m}
pudding {n} (any dessert) SEE: dessert  ::
pudding {n} /ˈpʊd.ɪŋ/ (dessert similar to custard or mousse, containing a starchy thickening agent)  :: pudin {m}, pudín {m}
puddle {n} /ˈpʌdəl/ (a small pool of water)  :: charco {m}, poza {f}
puddling {n} (the act of melting iron)  :: pudelación {f}
pudenda {n} /pjʊˈdɛndə/ (genitalia) SEE: genitalia  ::
pudor {n} /ˈpjuːdɔː/ (appropriate sense of modesty or shame)  :: pudor {m}
pudu {n} /ˈpuːduː/ (South American deer)  :: pudú {m}
Puducherry {prop} (Puducherry, India)  :: Pondicherry
Puebla {prop} (capital city)  :: Puebla {f}, Puebla de Zaragoza {f}, Angelópolis
Puebla {prop} (state of Mexico)  :: Puebla {f}
puerile {adj} /ˈpjʊrɪl/  :: pueril {m} {f}
puerperal {adj} (Of or pertaining to or associated with childbirth)  :: puerperal
puerperium {n} /ˌpuː.ɝˈpiː.ɹi.əm/ (period of time following childbirth)  :: puerperio {m}
Puerto Rican {adj} (pertaining to Puerto Rico)  :: puertorriqueño
Puerto Rican {n} /ˈpɜː(ɹ).təˌɹiː.kən/ (person from Puerto Rico)  :: puertorriqueño {m}, puertorriqueña {f}, boricua {m} {f}
Puerto Rico {prop} /ˌpɔɹtəˈɹikoʊ/ (Caribbean Commonwealth)  :: Puerto Rico {m}
puff {n} (homosexual) SEE: poof  ::
puff {n} (informal: act of inhaling smoke from a cigarette, cigar or pipe)  :: calada {f}
puff {n} (sharp exhalation of a small amount of breath through the mouth)  :: bocanada {f}
puff {n} (small quantity of gas or smoke in the air)  :: bocanada {f}
puff {v} (pant) SEE: pant  ::
puffadder {n} (Britis arietans)  :: víbora bufadora
puffer {n} (blowfish) SEE: blowfish  ::
pufferfish {n} (blowfish) SEE: blowfish  ::
puffin {n} /ˈpʌfɪn/ (seabird with a coloured beak)  :: frailecillo {m}
puff pastry {n} (light, flaky pastry)  :: hojaldre {m}
pugilist {n} /ˈpju(ː).dʒəl.ɪst/ (One who fights with his fists; especially, a professional prize fighter; a boxer)  :: pugilista {m} {f}
pugnacious {adj} (aggressive, belligerent)  :: pugnaz, belicoso
pug-nosed {adj} (having a pug nose)  :: chato {m}
puke {n} (drug)  :: vomitivo {m}
puke {n} (person)  :: mierda {f}, [Mexico] basca {f}
puke {n} /pjuːk/ (vomit)  :: vómito {m}
puke {v} (to vomit)  :: devolver, vomitar
pull {v} (apply force such that an object comes toward the person or thing applying the force)  :: halar, jalar
pull {v} /pl̩/ (apply force to (something) so it comes towards one)  :: tirar, jalar
pull an all-nighter {v} (work throughout the night)  :: trasnochar, pasar la noche en claro
pull apart {v} (disassemble) SEE: disassemble  ::
pullet {n} /ˈpʊlɪt/ (young hen)  :: polla {f}
pullet {n} (spineless person) SEE: chicken  ::
pulley {n} (one of simple machines)  :: polea {f}, roldana {f}
pull one's socks up {v} (start making an effort; to renew or redouble one's efforts)  :: ponerse las pilas
pull someone's leg {v} (to tease someone)  :: picar a alguien cizañear meter cizaña, sacar picas, provocar
pull-up {n} /ˈpʊl.ʌp/ (an exercise done for strengthening the arms and back)  :: barbilla {f}, ejercicio de tracción {m}, dominada {f}
pulmonary {adj} (related to lungs)  :: pulmonar
pulmonary alveolus {n} (small air sac in the lungs)  :: alvéolo pulmonar {m}
pulmonary tuberculosis {n} (tuberculosis infecting the lungs)  :: tuberculosis
pulp {n} (center of a fruit)  :: pulpa {f}
pulp {n} (center of a tooth)  :: pulpa dentaria {f}, pulpa dental
pulp {n} (mass of which paper is produced)  :: pulpa de celulosa {f}
pulpit {n} /ˈpʊlpɪt/ (raised platform in church)  :: púlpito {m}
pulsar {n} (rotating neutron star)  :: púlsar {m}
pulsate {v} /ˈpʌl.seɪt/ (to expand and contract rhythmically; to throb or to beat)  :: latir
pulsatile {adj} (characterized by pulses)  :: pulsátil {m}
pulsatile {adj} (pulsating or vibrating)  :: pulsátil {m}
pulse {n} /pʌls/ (regular beat caused by the heart)  :: pulso {m}
pulsometer {n} (vacuum pump or hydrotrope)  :: pulsimetro {m}
pulverize {v} (pulverise) SEE: pulverise  ::
puma {n} /puːmə/ (cougar)  :: puma {f}
pumice {n} /ˈpʌmɪs/ (pumice)  :: pumita {f}, piedra pómez {f}
pump {n} (device for dispensing liquid or gas to be sold, especially fuel)  :: bomba {f}, surtidor {m}
pump {n} /pʌmp/ (device for moving liquid or gas)  :: bomba {f}
pump {n} (trainer or sneaker) SEE: trainer and sneaker  ::
pump {v} ((sports) to kick, throw or hit the ball far and high)  :: bombear
pump {v} (use a pump to move liquid or gas)  :: bombear
pumping iron {n} (weightlifting)  :: culturismo {m}
pump iron {v} (to engage in weight training)  :: levantar pesas, culturizar, practicar culturismo
pumpjack {n} (drive for a submerged pump)  :: bomba de varilla {f}
pumpkin {n} (fruit of this plant)  :: calabaza {f}, auyama {f} [Colombia, Venezuela, Dominican Republic], ayote {f} [Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatemala], zapallo {m} [Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay]
pumpkin {n} /ˈpʌmpkɪn/ (plant)  :: calabaza {f}, calabazera {f}
pun {n} /pʌn/ (joke or type of wordplay)  :: juego de palabras {m}, calambur
punch {n} (beverage)  :: ponche {m}
punch {n} (hit or strike with one's fist)  :: puñetazo {m}, puñete {m}
punch {n} (mechanism for punching holes in paper)  :: sacabocado {m}, perforadora {f}
punch {v} (to employ a punch to create a hole)  :: perforar
punch {v} (to herd cattle) SEE: herd  ::
punch {v} (to mark a ticket)  :: picar, taladrar
punch {v} (to strike something or someone with one's fist)  :: punzonar, dar un puñetazo
punctilious {adj} /pʌŋkˈtɪliəs/  :: puntilloso
punctual {adj} /ˈpʊntjuəl/ (prompt)  :: puntual
punctuality {n} (state of being punctual)  :: puntualidad {f}
punctuate {v} /ˈpʌŋktjuːeɪt/ (emphasize, stress) SEE: emphasize  ::
punctuation {n} /pʌŋk.tʃuˈeɪ.ʃən/ (set of symbols)  :: puntuación {f}
punctuation mark {n} (symbol to make the sense of what is written easier to determine)  :: signo de puntuación {m}
puncture {n} /ˈpʌŋktʃɚ/ (hole, cut or tear)  :: pinchazo
pungent {adj} (having a sharp and stiff point)  :: punzante
pungent {adj} /ˈpʌndʒənt/ (having a strong odour)  :: acre
Punic {adj} (Carthaginian) SEE: Carthaginian  ::
punish {v}  :: castigar
punish {v} /ˈpʌnɪʃ/ (to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct)  :: castigar, punir
punisher {n} (one who punishes)  :: castigador {m}
punishment {n}  :: castigo {m}, penitencia {f}
punishment {n} (penalty for wrongdoing)  :: castigo {m}
punishment {n} (suffering imposed as retribution)  :: penitencia {f}
punishment {n} (the act of punishing)  :: castigo {m}
Punjab {prop} (geographical region in South Asia)  :: Penjab {m}
Punjabi {n}  :: penjabi {m}
Punjabi {prop} /pɑnˈdʒɑːbi/ (language spoken in the Punjab region, in Northern India and Eastern Pakistan)  :: panyabí {m}
punk {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
punt {n} /pʌnt/ (narrow shallow boat propelled by a pole)  :: batea
punt {v} (make a highly speculative investment or other commitment)  :: especular [pejorative]
puny {adj} /pjuːni/ (of inferior size)  :: flojo, tirillas, gualtrapas
pupa {n} /ˈpjuːpə/ (insect)  :: crisálida {f}
pupil {n} /pjuːpəl/ (student)  :: alumno {m}, alumna {f}
pupil {n} (the hole in the middle of the iris of the eye)  :: pupila {f}
puppet {n} (doll) SEE: doll  ::
puppet {n} (person or country controlled by another)  :: títere {m}, marioneta {f}, fantoche {m}
puppet {n} /ˈpʌpɪt/ (movable model of a person or animal)  :: títere {m}, marioneta {f}, fantoche {m}
puppeteer {n} (person who uses a puppet)  :: titiritero {m}
puppet show {n} (theatrical performance with puppets)  :: espectáculo de títeres {m}
Puppis {prop} (constellation)  :: Puppis
puppy {n} (young dog)  :: cachorro {m}, perrito {m}
puppy dog eyes {n} (facial expression)  :: ojos de cachorro {m-p}
purchase {n} (individual item one has purchased)  :: adquisición {f}
purchase {n} /ˈpɚːtʃəs/ (the act or process of seeking and obtaining something)  :: compra {f}, adquisición {f}
purchase {n} (that which is obtained for a price in money or its equivalent)  :: compra {f}
purchase {v} (to obtain by paying money or its equivalent; to buy for a price)  :: comprar
pure {adj} (free of foreign material or pollutants)  :: puro
pure {adj} /pjɔɹ/ (free of flaws or imperfections)  :: puro
pure {adj}  :: puro {m}, pura {f}
purée {n} /ˈpjʊəɹeɪ/ (food that has been ground into a thick liquid)  :: puré {m}
puree {n} (purée) SEE: purée  ::
purely imaginary number {n} (imaginary number) SEE: imaginary number  ::
Purepecha {prop} (language)  :: purépecha {m}, tarasco {m}, michoacano {m}
Purepecha {prop} (person)  :: purépecha {m} {f}
purgative {adj} (capable of purging)  :: purgativo
purgatory {n} /ˈpɚɡəˌtɔri/ (stage of the afterlife in Catholic theology)  :: purgatorio {m}
purge {n} (forcible removal of undesirable people from political activity, etc.)  :: purga {f}
purge {n} (the act of purging)  :: purga {f}
purge {v} (to clean thoroughly; to cleanse; to rid of impurities)  :: purgar
purge {v} (to clear of a charge, suspicion, or imputation)  :: relevar, exonerar
purification {n} (act of purifying)  :: [alloys] fundición {f}, purificación {f}, limpia {f}
purify {v} (cleanse something of impurities)  :: purificar
purism {n} (insistence on the traditionally correct way)  :: purismo
purity {n} (the state of being pure)  :: pureza
purlin {n} /ˈpɜːrlɪn]/ (longitudinal structural member of a roof)  :: correa {f}
purloin {v} /pɜːˈlɔɪn/ (To convert the property of another)  :: hurtar, robar
purple {adj} (colour)  :: morado
purple {n} /ˈpɜː(ɹ).pəl/ (colour)  :: morado {m}, púrpura {f}, lila {m}, violeta {m}
purple dye murex {n} (sea snail)  :: púrpura {f}
purple yam {n} (Dioscorea alata)  :: ñampí {m}
purplish {adj} (somewhat purple in colour/color)  :: amoratado
purport {n} (import)  :: propósito {m}
purport {v} /pəˈpɔːt/ (to intend)  :: pretender
purpose {n} (determination)  :: decisión {f}, determinación {f}, resolución {f}
purpose {n} (intention)  :: propósito {m}, intención {f}, objetivo {m}, objetivo {m}
purpose {n} /ˈpɜː(ɹ)pəs/ (target)  :: propósito {m}
purpose {n} (reason for doing something)  :: propósito {m}, objeto {m}, razón {f}
purpose {n} (subject of discourse)  :: tema {m}, objeto {m}
purpose {v} (have set as one's purpose; intend)  :: proponerse
purpure {adj} /pəˈpjʊə/ (in blazon, of the colour purple)  :: púrpura
purr {n} (vibrating sound made by a cat when contented)  :: ronroneo {m}
purr {v} /pɜː(ɹ)/ (cat to make a vibrating sound in its throat)  :: ronronear
purse {n} /pɜː(ɹ)s/ (small bag for carrying money)  :: bolsa {f}, monedero {m}
purse {n} (quantity of money)  :: bolsa {f}
purse {n} (small bag used by women for carrying personal items)  :: bolsa {f} [Mexico], bolso {m} [Spain], bulto {m} [Southeastern Mexico], cartera {f} [Latin America]
purse {v} (press (the lips) together)  :: fruncir
purslane {n} /ˈpɜːslən/ (Portulaca oleracea)  :: verdolaga {f}
pursue {v} /pəɹˈs(j)u/ (to follow urgently)  :: perseguir
pursue {v} (to aim for)  :: perseguir, apuntar a
pursue {v} (to travel down a particular way or course of action)  :: seguir
pursuit {n} /pɝˈsuːt/ (act of pursuing)  :: persecución
pus {n} /pʌs/ (fluid found in regions of infection)  :: pus {m}
Pusan {prop} (Busan) SEE: Busan  ::
push {n} (short, directed application of force; act of pushing)  :: empujón {m}
push {v} (intransitive: tense the muscles of the abdomen)  :: pujar
push {v} /pʊʃ/ (transitive: apply a force to (an object) so that it moves away)  :: empujar
pushing up daisies {adj} ((euphemism) dead)  :: estar criando malvas
Pushkin {prop} (Russian surname)  :: Pushkin
pushover {n} (Someone who is easily swayed or influenced to change his/her mind or comply)  :: influenciable
pushpin {n} (thumbtack) SEE: thumbtack  ::
push scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle) SEE: scooter  ::
push-up {n} (exercise performed by resting on one's toes and hands and pushing one's weight off the floor)  :: lagartijas {f}, flexión de codos {f}, flexión {f}, flexión de brazos {f}, planchas {f}
pushup {n} (push-up) SEE: push-up  ::
pusillanimity {n} (being timid and cowardly)  :: pusilanimidad {f}
pusillanimous {adj} /pjuːsəlˈænəməs/ (showing cowardice)  :: pusilánime
Puss in Boots {prop} (fairy tale)  :: el gato con botas {m}
pussy {adj} /ˈpʌsi/ (containing pus)  :: purulento
pussy {n} (anything soft and furry)  :: peludito {m}
pussy {n} (informal: affectionate term for a cat)  :: gato {m}, gata {f} , gatito {m}
pussy {n} (informal: coward)  :: mujersita {m}, maricón {m}, mamón {m}, puto {m}, cagón {m}, cagado {m}, niñita {m}
pussy {n} /ˈpʊsi/ (affectionate term for a girl or woman)  :: gatita {f}, nenita {f}, lolita {f}, chiquita {f}
pussy {n} (slang: female genitalia)  :: [all of these words are vulgar usage] bollo {f} [Cuba, Venezuela], chucha {f} [Peru], cocho {f} [Bolivia], concha {f} [Argentina, Chile, Paraguay], coño {m} [Spain], cuca {f} [Venezuela], panocha {f} [Mexico], punta, raja {f}, choro {f}, concha {f}
pussy {n} (vulgar: sexual intercourse with a woman)  :: pescar, culear, chingar, follar, coger, fornicar, tirar
pussy magnet {n} (something that attracts women)  :: imán de chochetes {m}
pussyman {n} (colloquial: great lover)  :: macho {m}, machorro {m}
pussywhipped {adj} (Submissive to or dominated by one's wife or other female partner)  :: macabeo {m}
pustule {n} (A pimple filled with pus)  :: pústula {f}
pustule {n} (A small accumulation of pus in the epidermis or dermis)  :: pústula {f}
put {v} /pʰʊt/ (to place something somewhere)  :: poner, colocar, situar
putative {adj} /ˈpju.tə.tɪv/ (commonly believed or deemed to be the case)  :: presunto, supuesto, putativo [only for relatives]
put forward {v} (to propose for consideration)  :: proponer, entablar
put in motion {v} (set in motion) SEE: set in motion  ::
put lipstick on a pig {v} (to superficially alter something)  :: aunque la mona se vista de seda, mona se queda
put on {v} (to don clothing)  :: ponerse
put on airs {v} (become haughty, assume a haughty manner)  :: darse aires
put one's foot in one's mouth {v} (misspeak; say something embarrassing or wrong)  :: meter la pata
put one's mind to it {v} (to apply oneself)  :: poner la mente de uno en algo
Putonghua {prop} (Chinese) SEE: Chinese  ::
Putonghua {prop} (Guoyu) SEE: Guoyu  ::
Putonghua {prop} /ˌpuːtɔːŋˈhwɑː/ (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin  ::
put on weight {v} (to become heavier)  :: ganar peso
put out {v} (extinguish)  :: extinguir
put out {v} (place outside or eject)  :: sacar
put out of one's misery {v} (informal: to euthanize)  :: eutanizar
Putrajaya {prop} (capital of Malaysia)  :: Putrajaya
Putre {prop} (Putre)  :: Putre {m}
putrefy {v}  :: pudrirse
putrescible {adj} /pjuːˈtɹɛsɪb(ə)l/ (Decomposable; capable of becoming putrescent; rottable)  :: pudrible
putsch {n} /pʊtʃ/ (A coup; an illegal effort to forcibly overthrow the current government)  :: putsh, alzamiento, pronunciamiento, golpe
put the cart before the horse {v} (to put things in the wrong order)  :: poner el carro delante de los bueyes
put through {v} (to connect (telephoning))  :: poner con
put to bed {v} (help someone go to bed)  :: acostar
put to death {v} (to kill as punishment) SEE: execute  ::
put to sleep {v} (to cause someone to sleep)  :: adormecer
put to sleep {v} (to help someone to bed) SEE: put to bed  ::
put up {v} (to hang or mount)  :: colgar
put up {v} (to place in a high location)  :: colgar
put up {v} (to put up with) SEE: put up with  ::
put up with {v} (to tolerate, suffer through)  :: soportar
puzzle {n} (crossword puzzle) SEE: crossword  ::
puzzle {n} (game for one person)  :: rompecabezas {m}, puzle {m}
puzzle {n} (jigsaw puzzle) SEE: jigsaw puzzle  ::
puzzle {n} /ˈpʌzəl/ (anything difficult to understand or make sense of)  :: rompecabezas {m}
puzzle {n} (riddle)  :: enigma {m}
puzzle {v} (to perplex)  :: intrigar, dejar perplejo, desconcertar
PVC {initialism} ((organic compound) polyvinyl chloride) SEE: polyvinyl chloride  ::
pygidium {n} (The posteriormost portion of certain arthropods)  :: pigidio {m}
pygmy {n}  :: enano {m}, pigmeo {m}
pygmy sperm whale {n} (whale in the sperm whale family)  :: cachalote pigmeo {m}
pylon {n} (a tower like structure used to support high voltage electricity cables)  :: torre
pylon {n} (obelisk) SEE: obelisk  ::
pylon {n}  :: pilón {m}; pilón {m}
pylon {n} (traffic cone) SEE: traffic cone  ::
pylorus {n} (opening between the stomach and duodenum)  :: píloro {m}
Pyongyang {prop} (capital of North Korea)  :: Pionyang {m}
pyorrhœa {n} (pyorrhea) SEE: pyorrhea  ::
pyorrhoea {n} /pʌɪəˈrɪə/ (pyorrhea) SEE: pyorrhea  ::
pyramid {n} (construction)  :: pirámide {f}
pyramid {n} (in geometry, a solid with triangular lateral faces and a polygonal base)  :: pirámide {f}
pyramid {n} /ˈpɪɹəmɪd/ (ancient construction)  :: pirámide {f}
pyramid {n} (pyramid scheme) SEE: pyramid scheme  ::
pyramidal {adj} (pyramid-shaped)  :: piramidal
pyramidic {adj} /pɪ.ɹəˈmɪd.ɪk/ (Of or pertaining to a pyramid)  :: piramidal
pyranose {n} (cyclic hemiacetal)  :: piranosa {f}
pyre {n} /ˈpaɪɚ/ (a funeral pile)  :: pira {f}
Pyrenean {adj} /ˌpɪɹəˈniːən/ (of or pertaining to the Pyrenees)  :: pirenaico {m}
Pyrenees {prop} (the mountain range separating Spain from France)  :: Pirineos {p}
pyridine {n} (any of a class of aromatic heterocyclic compounds)  :: piridina {f}
pyrimidine {n} (diazine in which the two nitrogen atoms are in the meta-positions)  :: pirimidina {f}
pyrite {n} (mineral iron disulfide)  :: pirita {f}
pyro {n} /ˈpaɪrəʊ/ (a pyromaniac)  :: piro, piromaníaco {m}
pyroclastic flow {n} /ˈpʌɪ.ɹə.kla.stɪk fləʊ/ (pyroclastic flow)  :: flujo piroclástico {m}
pyroligneous acid {n} (dark liquid)  :: ácido piroleñoso {m}
pyrolysis {n} /pɪˈɹɒlɪsɪs/ (decomposition of a material or compound due to heat where there is no oxygen or other reagents)  :: pirólisis
pyromania {n} /ˌpʌɪɹə(ʊ)ˈmeɪnɪə/ (disorder)  :: piromanía {f}
pyromaniac {n} (one who is obsessed with fire)  :: pirómano {m}
pyrometer {n} (thermometer)  :: pirómetro {m}
pyrotechnics {n} (firework) SEE: firework  ::
pyrotechnics {n} /ˌpaɪ.rə.ˈtɛk.nəks/ (art and technology of fireworks)  :: pirotecnia {f}
Pyrrhic {adj} (achieved at excessive cost)  :: pírrico
Pyrrhic victory {n} /ˌpɪɹ.ɪk ˈvɪk.t(ə)ɹ.i/ (a costly victory)  :: victoria pírrica {f}
pyrrole {n} (any of a class of aromatic heterocyclic compounds)  :: pirrol {m}
Pythagoras {prop} /pɪˈθæɡ.ər.əs/ (Ancient Greek mathematician and philosopher)  :: Pitágoras
Pythagorean {adj} /pʌɪθaɡəˈɹiːən/ (of or relating to Pythagoras or his philosophy)  :: pitagórico
Pythagorean theorem {prop} (mathematical theorem)  :: teorema de Pitágoras
python {n} /ˈpaɪθɑːn/ (constricting snake)  :: pitón {m}
Python {prop} (Greek mythology)  :: Python {m}
pythoness {n} (Pythoness) SEE: Pythoness  ::
Pyxis {prop} (constellation)  :: Brújula, Pyxis