grado = degree masculine noun

grado

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of GRADO

1
: degree (in meteorology and mathematics)
grado centígradodegree centigrade
la temperatura es de 40 gradosthe temperature is 40 degrees
estamos a cinco grados bajo ceroit is five degrees below zero
un ángulo de 45 gradosa 45-degree angle
este vino tiene 12 gradosthis wine is 12 per cent alcohol
2
: extent, level, degree
en grado sumogreatly, to the highest degree
un alto grado de desarrolloa high degree of development
quemaduras de primer/segundo gradofirst-/second-degree burns
parentesco de segundo gradosecond-degree kinship
la censura dificultó en alto grado la investigación científicascientific research was greatly hindered or was hindered to a great degree by censorship
en mayor o menor gradoto a greater or lesser extent
era humillante en sumo gradoit was humiliating in the extreme
me complace en sumo gradoit gives me the greatest pleasure
esta cerveza no tiene muchos gradosthis beer is very low in alcohol
está en el segundo grado de elaboraciónit is now in the second stage of production
3
rango : rank
tiene el grado de tenientehe holds the rank of lieutenant
un militar de grado superiora high-ranking army officer
4
: year, class (in education)
colación de gradosconferment of degrees
5
de buen grado : willingly, readily
aceptó las nuevas normas de buen gradoshe willingly agreed the new regulations
otros muchos países entraron en guerra, de grado o por la fuerzamany other countries were forced willy-nilly to enter the war
pues tendrás que ir, de grado o por la fuerzawell you'll have to go, like it or not

Examples of GRADO

tiene el grado de licenciado he is a graduate
adjetivos en grado comparativo comparative adjectives
adjetivos en grado superlativo superlative adjectives

Related to GRADO

Sometimes Confused With: grado (gradar), gradó (gradar)

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