Spanish translation of 'swap'
- (= exchange)
⇒ swaps(when collecting)
⇒ it's a fair swap
es un trato equitativo
- [cars, stamps]
⇒ will you swap your hat for my jacket?
¿quieres cambiar tu sombrero por mi chaqueta?
⇒ we sat swapping reminiscences
estábamos contando nuestros recuerdos
⇒ to swap stories (with sb)
contarse chascarrillos or historietas (con algn)
⇒ to swap places (with sb)(literal)
cambiar(se) de sitio con algn
⇒ I wouldn't mind swapping places with him!(figurative)
¡ya me gustaría a mí estar en su pellejo!
hacer un intercambio
⇒ I asked her but she wouldn't swap
se lo pedí pero no quería cambiarse
⇒ I wouldn't swap with anyone
no me cambiaría por nadie
⇒ do you want to swap?
¿quieres que cambiemos?
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Example Sentences Including 'swap'
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A partial debt-for-equity swap could be one option.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It is working with banks on a debt-for-equity swap.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But will swapping college to star in his own reality show do the trick?The Sun (2013)
If a job swap means he gives up music, that would be a bonus.The Sun (2011)
It does when they decide to swap jobs for the day!The Sun (2009)
Using fancy technology, the two foes swap faces, at which point the stars swap roles.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
We also swap stories about him and his life.The Sun (2014)
We wouldn't swap them for something which in the shops would cost the same.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
What you risk here is swapping one dependence for another.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I would gladly swap my 147 for a place in the semi-finals.The Sun (2009)
So would he really swap all of those for one winner's medal?The Sun (2012)
If that fails, we could always swap DVDs.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But he would gladly swap it for a place in the Heineken Cup final.The Sun (2008)
For lunch the burger and chips needed to be swapped for something like a tortilla wrap.The Sun (2008)
He is also swapping the family car for a hybrid vehicle.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It also wants a debt swap to free funds for economic growth.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It's only talking dirty and swapping pics to give me a buzz but really I want to find that lost spark with my boyfriend.The Sun (2015)
My guess is they were either swapping football stickers or comparing notes on how to look after successful women.The Sun (2007)
One option is for the banks to swap their debt for equity in the enlarged company.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Really excited to swap my surfboard for a brolly and join the nation's favourite show.The Sun (2015)
Stories of rebel advances or government losses are swapped, often in whispers over cups of tea.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The plan is to trade up, swapping the present major shareholder for a richer one.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Then they swap jobs when the first one has had enough.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Yet no one swapped information to save his life.The Sun (2006)
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'swap' in Other Languages
British English: swap /swɒp/ VERB
If you swap something with someone, you give it to them and receive a different thing in exchange.
Next week they will swap places.
He read his comic and I read mine. Then we swapped.
- American English: swap
- Arabic: يَتَبَادَلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: trocar
- Chinese: 交换
- Croatian: zamijeniti
- Czech: vyměnit si mezi sebou
- Danish: bytte udveksle
- Dutch: ruilen
- European Spanish: intercambiar
- Finnish: vaihtaa jokin johonkin
- French: échanger
- German: austauschen
- Greek: ανταλλάσσω
- Italian: scambiare
- Japanese: 交換する
- Korean: 바꾸다
- Norwegian: bytte
- Polish: zamienić
- European Portuguese: trocar
- Romanian: a face schimb de
- Russian: обменивать
- Spanish: intercambiar
- Swedish: byta
- Thai: แลกเปลี่ยน
- Turkish: değiş tokuş etmek
- Ukrainian: обмінювати(ся)
- Vietnamese: trao đổi
Translation of swap from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary