Spanish translation of 'designate'
transitive verb(ˈdezɪɡneɪt )
- (= name)
- (= appoint)
- (= indicate)
⇒ to designate sb to do sth
nombrar or designar a algn para hacer algo
⇒ I was designated as their representative
me nombraron or designaron representante de su grupo
⇒ some of the rooms were designated as offices
destinaron algunas de las habitaciones a oficinas
⇒ the woodland has been designated (as) a bird sanctuary
el bosque ha sido declarado reserva ornitológica
- (= name)
Example Sentences Including 'designate'
In California they designate the places where pe(lestrians have right of way ovcr traffic by painting, in the highway, `Ped.A Means to Evil
I intend to take it, subject of course to your approval and, as the prime minister designate , with your permission.Tank of Serpents
To employ the commonplace lingo and designate the moustache as merely `a Handle-Bar ' would be to do it a deep injustice.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
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Translation of designate from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary