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Qatar {prop} (a country in the Middle East)  :: Catar {m}
Qatari {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Qatar or the Qatari people)  :: qatarí {m-f}, catarí {m-f}, de Qatar
Qatari {n} /ˌkəˈtɑː(ɹ).i/ (Person from Qatar or of Qatari descent)  :: qatarí {m-f}, catarí {m-f}
QED {interj} (quod erat demonstrandum)  :: C.Q.D., [written out] como queríamos demostrar
Q fever {n} (pathology)  :: fiebre Q {f}
Qom {prop} (city in Iran)  :: Qom, Qum
QR code {n} (2-D barcode)  :: código QR {m}
Q-tip {n} (type of cotton swab) SEE: cotton swab  ::
quack {n} (charlatan)  :: charlatán {m}
quack {n}  :: curandero {m}, matasanos {m}
quack {n} (doctor)  :: curandero {m}
quack {n} (fraudulent or incompetent doctor of medicine)  :: matasanos {m}
quack {n} /kwæk/ (sound made by a duck)  :: cuac {m}
quack {v} (to make a noise like a duck)  :: decir cuac
quackery {n} (the practice of fraudulent medicine)  :: curandería {f}, curanderismo {m}
quackgrass {n} (couch grass) SEE: couch grass  ::
quacksalver {n} (one falsely claiming to possess medical or other skills)  :: charlatán, curandero
quad {adj} (quad bike) SEE: quad bike  ::
quad {adj} (quadrangle) SEE: quadrangle  ::
quad {adj} (quadrilateral) SEE: quadrilateral  ::
quad {adj} (quadruplet) SEE: quadruplet  ::
quadrangle {n} /ˈkwɒdˌɹæŋ.ɡəl/ (quadrilateral) SEE: quadrilateral  ::
quadrangular {adj} (in the shape of a quadrangle)  :: cuadrangular {m} {f}
quadrature {n} (astronomy)  :: cuadratura {f}
quadrature {n} (mathematics)  :: cuadratura {f}
quadrature {n} (squaring)  :: cuadratura {f}
quadrature amplitude modulation {n} (method of sending information)  :: modulación de amplitud en cuadratura {f}
quadriga {n} (Roman racing chariot and team of four horses)  :: cuadriga {f}
quadrilateral {adj} (having four sides)  :: cuadrilátero
quadrilateral {n} (polygon having four sides)  :: cuadrilátero {m}
quadrilingual {adj} (able to speak four languages)  :: cuatrilingüe, tetralingüe
quadrilingual {adj} (written in four languages)  :: cuatrilingüe, tetralingüe
quadrillion {num} /kwɒˈdɹɪljən/  :: cuatrillón
quadrocopter {n} (quadcopter) SEE: quadcopter  ::
quadrotor {n} (quadcopter) SEE: quadcopter  ::
quadroxide {n} (tetroxide) SEE: tetroxide  ::
quadruped {n} /ˈkwɒdruped/ (a four-footed or four-legged animal)  :: cuadrúpedo {m}
quadruple {adj} (being four times as long, as big or as many of something)  :: cuádruple
quadruple {v} (to multiply by four)  :: cuadruplicar
quads {n} (quadriceps) SEE: quadriceps  ::
quaff {v} /kwɑf/  :: libar
quaffable {adj} (easy to drink)  :: abocado
quagmire {n} (a perilous, mixed up and troubled situation)  :: dilema {m}, apuro {m}
quagmire {n} /ˈkwɒɡ.maɪə(ɹ)/ (swampy, soggy area)  :: pantano {m}, ciénaga {f}, tremedal {m}, cenagal {m}, barrizal {m}
quagmire {n}  :: pantano {m}, tremedal {m}, cenagal {m}, barrizal {m}
quail {n} /ˈkweɪl/ (any of several small game birds)  :: codorniz {f}
quaint {adj} (interestingly strange)  :: curioso
quaint {adj} /kweɪnt/ (old-fashioned charm)  :: pintoresco {m}
Quaker {n} (believer of the Quaker faith)  :: cuáquero
qualification {n} /kwɒlɪfɪˈkeɪʃn/ (ability or attribute)  :: calificación
qualified {adj} (meeting requirements)  :: calificado
qualify {v} (to describe or characterize something by listing its qualities)  :: calificar
qualitative {adj} (of descriptions or distinctions based on some quality rather than on some quantity)  :: cualitativo
quality {adj} (being of good worth)  :: de calidad
quality {n}  :: calidad
quality {n} (differentiating property or attribute)  :: cualidad {f}
quality {n} /ˈkwɒl.ɪ.ti/ (level of excellence)  :: calidad {f}
quality of life {n} (general well-being of individuals and societies)  :: calidad de vida {f}
qualm {n}  :: escrupulo, naúsea
qualm {n} /kwɑm/ (a prick of the conscience, moral scrupule)  :: escrúpulo {m}
quandary {n} (a dilemma)  :: dilema, disyuntiva {f}
quandary {n} /ˈkwɑːn.dərɪ/ (a state of not knowing what to decide)  :: indecisión {f}
quantile {n} /ˈkwɒn.taɪl/ (quantile in statistics)  :: cuantil {m}
quantity {n}  :: cantidad {f}
quantity {n} (indefinite amount of something)  :: cantidad {f}
quantity {n} /ˈkʍɑndədi/ (fundamental, generic term used when referring to the measurement)  :: cantidad {f}
quantization {n} (in physics)  :: cuantificación {f}, [neologism] cuantización {f}
quantization {n} (process of approximating a continuous signal)  :: cuantificación {f}
quantum {adj} (involving quanta)  :: cuántico {m}, cuántica {f}, cuánticos {p}
quantum {n} (indivisible unit of a given quantity)  :: cuanto {m}
quantum {n} /ˈkwɑn(t)əm/ (quantity)  :: cantidad {f}
quantum dot {n} (fluorescent nanoparticle)  :: punto cuántico
quantum electrodynamics {n} (quantum electrodynamics)  :: electrodinámica cuántica {f}
quantum leap {n} (abrupt change)  :: salto cuántico {m}
quantum mechanics {n} (branch of physics)  :: mecánica cuántica {f}
quantum meruit {n} (inference)  :: tanto como se ha merecido
quantum number {n} (number that specifies the state of a quantum mechanical system)  :: número cuántico {m}
quarantine {n}  :: cuarentena {f}
quarantine {n} /ˈkwɑɹ.ən.tin/ (sanitary measure isolating infected people)  :: cuarentena
quarantine {v} (to retain in obligatory isolation or separation as a sanitary prevention)  :: cuarentenar
quark {n} /kwɔɹk/ ((physics) In the Standard Model, an elementary subatomic particle which forms matter)  :: quark {m}
quark {n} (soft creamy cheese)  :: requesón {m}, quark {m}
quarrel {n} /ˈkwɑrəl/ (verbal dispute or heated argument)  :: discusión {f}, pelea {f}, riña {f}
quarrel {n}  :: pelea {f}, riña {f}
quarrel {v} (disagree) SEE: disagree  ::
quarrel {v}  :: disputar, discutir, pelearse, quejarse
quarry {n} (animal which is hunted)  :: presa {f}
quarry {n} (site for mining stone)  :: cantera {f}
quart {n} /kwɔː(r)t/ (a unit of liquid capacity)  :: cuarta {f}, cuarto de galón {m}
quarter {n} (coin worth 25 cents)  :: cora {f} [El Salvador], cuarto [Panama]
quarter {n} /ˈk(w)ɔ(ɹ)ɾɚ/ (one of four equal parts)  :: cuarto {m}
quarter {n} (period of three months)  :: trimestre {m}
quarter {v} (divide into quarters)  :: cuartear
quarterback {v}  :: mariscal {m}
quarter bottle {n} (piccolo) SEE: piccolo  ::
quarter-final {n} (quarterfinal) SEE: quarterfinal  ::
quarterly {adv} (once every quarter year)  :: trimestralmente
quarter note {n} (quarter note) SEE: crotchet  ::
quarter of {n} (fifteen minutes before the next hour)  :: dos menos cuarto
quarter past {n} (translations for "quarter past one")  :: una y cuarto
quarters {n} (housing, barracks)  :: acuartelamiento {m}
quarter to {n} (example: quarter to two)  :: dos menos cuarto
quartet {n} (four musicians who perform a piece of music together)  :: cuarteto {m}
quartet {n} (group of four)  :: cuarteto {m}
quartet {n} (music composition in four parts)  :: cuarteto {m}
quartile {n} (any of the three points)  :: cuartil {m}
quartz {n} (mineral)  :: cuarzo {m}
quasar {n} /ˈkweɪ.zɑɹ/ (An extragalactic object)  :: cuásar {m}
quasiparticle {n} (entity that has some characteristics of a distinct particle)  :: cuasipartícula {f}
quaternion {n} /kwəˈtəːniən/ (Mathematical sense)  :: cuaternión {m}
quatrain {n} /ˈkwɑ.treɪn/ (a stanza of four lines)  :: cuarteto
quaver {n} ((music) an eighth note)  :: corchea {f}
quaver {n}  :: temblor
quaver {v}  :: temblar
quay {n} /keɪ/ (structure for loading and unloading vessels)  :: muelle {m}
qubit {n} /ˈkjubɪt/ (quantum bit)  :: qubit {m}
Quebec {prop} (city)  :: Quebec {m}
Quebec {prop} /kwɪˈbɛk/ (province)  :: Quebec {m}
Quebecer {n} (native or inhabitant of Quebec)  :: quebequés {m}
Quechua {prop} /ˈkɛtʃwə/ (language)  :: quechua {m}
Quechuan {adj} (of or pertaining to the Quechua people or language)  :: quechua
queef {n} /kwiːf/ (an emission of air from the vagina)  :: pedo vaginal {m}
queen {n} (adult female cat)  :: gata {f}
queen {n} (chess piece)  :: reina {f}
queen {n} /kwiːn/ (female monarch)  :: reina {f}
queen {n} (playing card)  :: reina {f}
queen {n} (powerful or forceful female person)  :: reina {f}
queen {n} (reproductive female animal in a hive)  :: reina {f}
queen {n} (slang: male homosexual)  :: loca {f}, reinona {f}
queen {n} (wife of a king)  :: reina {f}
queen {v} (chess: to convert a pawn into a queen)  :: coronar
queen bee {n} (reproductive female bee)  :: abeja reina {f}
queen of clubs {n} (playing card)  :: dama de tréboles {f}
queen of diamonds {n} (playing card)  :: dama de diamantes {f}, dama de oros {f}
queen of hearts {n} (playing card)  :: dama de corazones {f}
queen of spades {n} /kwiːn.əv.speɪdz/ (playing card)  :: dama de picos {f}
queer {adj} /kwir/ (weird, odd, different)  :: raro, extraño
queer {adj} (slang: having to do with homosexuality, etc.)  :: [neutral] torcido {m}, [neutral] torcida {f}
queer {adj} (slang: homosexual)  :: marica, maricón, trucha, julay, soplanucas, muerdealmohadas (very offensive), joto {m} (offensive)
queer {adj} (slightly unwell)  :: trucha
queer {adv} (queerly) SEE: queerly  ::
queer {n} (slang: homosexual) SEE: fag  ::
queer as a clockwork orange {adj}  :: más raro que un perro verde
quell {v} /kwɛl/ (transitive: to take the life of; to kill) SEE: kill  ::
quench {v} (cool rapidly by immersion)  :: templar
quench {v} (extinguish a flame)  :: apagar
quench {v} /kwɛnt͡ʃ/ (satisfy thirst)  :: saciar, matar la sed
Quentin {prop} /ˈkwɛntn/ (male given name)  :: Quintín {m}
Querétaro {prop} (state of Mexico)  :: Querétaro {m}
query {n} (computing: set of instructions passed to a database)  :: consulta {f}
query {n} /ˈkwɪəri/ (question or inquiry)  :: consulta {f}
query {v} (ask a question)  :: preguntar
query {v} (computing: search database)  :: consultar
query {v} (question)  :: cuestionar
query language {n} (computer language)  :: lenguaje de consulta {m}
quest {n} /kwɛst/ (journey or effort in pursuit of a goal)  :: búsqueda {f}
question {n} (doubt or challenge about the truth)  :: duda {f}, cuestión {f}
question {n} (formal proposal to a meeting as a topic for discussion and vote)  :: moción {f}, cuestión {f}, asunto {m}, tema {m}
question {n} /ˈkwɛstʃən/ (sentence which asks for information)  :: pregunta {f}, cuestión {f}
question {n} (something unknown)  :: incógnita {f}, duda {f}, interrogante
question {n} (topic under discussion)  :: tema {m}, asunto {m}, tópico {m}, cuestión {f}
question {v} (ask questions of)  :: preguntar, consultar, cuestionar, interrogar
question {v} (raise doubts about)  :: cuestionar, poner en tela de juicio, dudar
questionably {adv} (in a questionable manner)  :: cuestionablemente
questionary {n} (questionnaire) SEE: questionnaire  ::
questioner {n} (interrogator) SEE: interrogator  ::
questioning {n} (interrogation) SEE: interrogation  ::
question mark {n} (punctuation)  :: signo de interrogación {m}
questionnaire {n} (form containing a list of questions)  :: cuestionario {m}, encuesta {f}
quethe {v} /kwiːð/ (to say or declare)  :: declarar
quetzal {n} /ˈkɛt.səl/ (quetzal bird)  :: quetzal {m}
quetzal {n} (monetary unit)  :: quetzal {m}
Quetzalcoatl {prop} (Aztec deity)  :: Quetzalcóatl
queue {n} /kjuː/ (hairstyle)  :: coleta {f}
queue {n} (line of people)  :: fila {f}, cola {f}, línea {f}
queue {n} (waiting list)  :: fila {f}, lista {f}, lista de espera {f}
queue {v} (arrange into a queue)  :: poner en fila
quibble {n} /ˈkwɪbəl/ (a trivial or minor complaint, objection or argument)  :: sutileza {f}, argucia {f}
quibble {v} (to complain or argue in a trivial or petty manner)  :: buscar evasivas, sutilizar, andar con sutilezas
quiche {n} /kiːʃ/ (a kind of pie)  :: quiche {f}
quick {adj} /kwɪk/ (moving with speed)  :: rápido
quick {adj} (occurring in a short time)  :: rápido
quick {n} (sensitive flesh)  :: carne viva {f}
quicklime {n} (lime produced by heating limestone)  :: cal viva {f}, cal {f}
quickly {adv} /ˈkwɪkli/ (rapidly, fast)  :: rápido, con velocidad, rápidamente
quickness {n} (dexterity) SEE: dexterity  ::
quickness {n} (rapidity of movement or activity)  :: rapidez {f}
quicksand {n} (wet sand that things readily sink in, often found near rivers or coasts)  :: arenas movedizas {f-p}
quicksilver {n} (mercury)  :: Mercurio {m}
Quidditch {n} (fictitious popular ball game)  :: quidditch {m}
quiddity {n} (eccentricity)  :: peculiaridad {f}
quiddity {n} /ˈkwɪdɪti/ (essence)  :: esencia {f}
quiddity {n} (trifle)  :: minucia {f}
quiescent {adj} /ˈkwi.ɛsn̩t/ (Inactive, at rest, quiet)  :: quiescente
quiet {adj} (having little motion)  :: tranquilo, detenido, quieto, calmo
quiet {adj} /ˈkwaɪət/ (with little sound)  :: quieto, silencioso, tranquilo, calmo, pacífico, silente
quiet {adj} (not busy)  :: poco
quiet {adj} (not talking)  :: reservado, callado, silencioso
quiet {n} (absence of movement)  :: calma {f}, tranquilidad {f}
quiet {n} (absence of sound)  :: silencio {m}
quiet {v} (to become quiet)  :: callar
quiet {v} (to cause someone to become quiet)  :: calmar, callar
quietly {adv} (in a quiet manner)  :: mansamente
quietness {n} (absence of disturbance)  :: tranquilidad, quietud
quietness {n} (absence of sound)  :: tranquilidad, quietud
quill {n} /kwɪl/ (lower shaft of a feather)  :: cálamo {f}
quill {n} (pen)  :: pluma {f}
quill {n} (sharp barbed needle-like structure that grows on the skin of a porcupine)  :: púa {f}
quilt {n} (bed covering)  :: colcha {f}, edredón {m}
quilt {v} (to construct a quilt)  :: acolchar
quince {n} /kwɪns/ (fruit)  :: membrillo {m}
quince {n} (tree)  :: membrillo {m}, membrillero {m}
quincunx {n} (angle of five-twelfths of a circle)  :: quincuncio {m}
quincunx {n} (arrangement of five units)  :: quincunce {m}
quincunx {n} (coin) SEE: coin  ::
quinidine {n} (isomer of quinine)  :: quinidina {f}
quinine {n} /ˈkwɪniːn/ (alkaloid used to treat malaria)  :: quinina {f}
quinoa {n} /ˈkin.wɑ/ (Chenopodium quinoa)  :: quinua {f}, quínoa {f}, quinoa {f}
quinoline {n} (any of a class of hetercyclic compounds)  :: quinoleína {f}, quinolina {f}
quinone {n} (compound)  :: quinona {f}
quinoprotein {n} (class of protein)  :: quinoproteína {f}
quintal {n} /ˈkwɪntəl/ (hundredweight)  :: quintal {m}
Quintana Roo {prop} (state of Mexico)  :: Quintana Roo {m}
quintessential {adj} /ˈkwɪntˌi.sɛn.ʃəl/ (of the nature of a quintessence)  :: quintaesencial
quintet {n} (any group of five)  :: quinteto {m}
quintet {n} ((music) a composition in five parts)  :: quinteto {m}
quintet {n} ((music) a group of five musicians)  :: quinteto {m}
quintile {n} (value)  :: quintil {m}
quintillion {num} (a billion billion, 1018)  :: trillón {m}
quintillion {num} (a million quadrillion, 1030)  :: quintillón {m}
quintuple {adj} (having five parts or members)  :: quíntuple
quintuple {n} (a five fold amount)  :: quíntuple {m}
quintuple {v} (a five fold amount)  :: quintuplicar
quintuplet {n} (one of a group of five babies born from the same mother during the same birth)  :: quintillizo {m}
quipu {n} (recording device of knotted cords)  :: quipu {m}
quirk {n} /kwɜːk/ (idiosyncrasy)  :: idiosincrasia {f}
quisling {n} /ˈkwɪzlɪŋ/ (traitor)  :: colaboracionista {m} {f}, traidor {m}
quit {v} /kwɪt/ (to leave)  :: salir, abandonar, dejar
quit {v} (to give up, stop doing something)  :: dejar, parar
quite {adv} (in a fully justified sense; truly)  :: completamente
quite {adv} /kwaɪt/ (to the greatest extent; completely)  :: considerablemente
quite {adv} (to a moderate extent)  :: bastante
quite a few {determiner} (indefinite and somewhat large number)  :: bastante
Quito {prop} /ˈkitoʊ/ (capital of Ecuador)  :: Quito {m}
quiver {n} /kʍɪvə(ɹ)]/ (arrow container)  :: aljaba {f} carcaj {m}
quiver {n} (shaking or moving with a slight trembling motion)  :: temblar, temblor {m}
quiver {v} (shake or move with slight and tremulous motion)  :: temblar
quixotic {adj} /kwɪkˈsɑtɪk/ (possessing or acting with the desire to do noble and romantic deeds, without thought of realism and practicality)  :: quijotesco
quiz {n} /kwɪz/ (competition in the answering of questions)  :: prueba {f}, quiz {m}
quiz {v} (interrogate)  :: probar, examinar
quorum {n} /ˈkwɔːr.əm/ (minimum number of members required)  :: cuórum {m}
quota {n} /ˈkwoʊtə/ (proportional part or share; share or proportion assigned to each in a division)  :: cuota {f}
quotation {n} (fragment of a human expression)  :: cita {f}, citación {f}
quotation mark {n} /kwəʊˈteiʃn̩ mɑɹk/ (quotation marks) SEE: quotation marks  ::
quotation marks {n} /kwəʊˈteiʃn̩ mɑɹks/ (Note: These languages use “◌”-style marks or other styles as indicated. Some are singular and some plural.)  :: comillas {f-p} [«◌»] [Spain], [“◌”] [Latin America], or ‘◌’
quote {n} (a statement attributed to someone else)  :: cita {f}
quote {n} (a summary of work to be done with a set price)  :: cotización {f}
quote {v} /kwəʊt/ (to refer to a statement that has been made by someone else)  :: citar
quote {v} (to prepare a summary of work to be done and set a price)  :: cotizar
quotidian {adj} (common, mundane)  :: cotidiano
quotidian {adj} /kwɵˈtɪdɪən/ (daily)  :: cotidiano
quotidian {n}  :: costumbrista
quotidian {n} (quotidian fever)  :: cotidiano
quotidianly {adv} (daily or commonplace)  :: cotidianamente
quotient {n} /ˈkwoʊʃənt/ (number resulting from division)  :: cociente {m}
Qur'an {prop} (A copy of the Qur'an)  :: el Corán {m}
Qur'an {prop} /kəˈɹɑn/ (the Islamic holy book)  :: el Corán {m}
qwerty {adj} /ˈkwɜː(ɹ)ti/ (describing a standard keyboard layout)  :: teclado QWERTY- (in compounds)