terreno = terrain masculine noun

terreno

masculine noun

English Translation of TERRENO

1
: terrainvehículos todo terreno all-terrain vehicles en el terreno de la química in the field of chemistry ese no es mi terreno that's not my field el gobierno debe tomar medidas urgentes en el terreno económico the government must take urgent measures in the economic sphere or field la competencia de las empresas extranjeras en todos los terrenos competition from foreign companies in all areas en cuanto a las pensiones, se ha avanzado poco en este terreno as for pensions, little progress has been made in this area este caso entra en el terreno militar this case is a military matter
2
suelo : earth, groundlos accidentes del terreno the unevenness of the ground or terrain un terreno pedregoso stony ground or terrain estamos sobre un terreno arenoso we're on sandy soil or land analizarán la situación sobre el terreno they will analyse the situation on the ground resolveremos el problema sobre el terreno we will solve the problem as we go along es terreno abonado para el vicio it is a breeding ground for vice dichas tendencias han encontrado el terreno abonado entre la juventud these trends have found a fertile breeding ground amongst the young
3
: plot, tract of land30 hectáreas de terreno 30 hectares of land es terreno municipal it is council land los terrenos pertenecientes al museo the land belonging to the museum vender unos terrenos to sell some land nos hemos comprado un terreno en las afueras we've bought a piece of land or plot of land or some land on the outskirts of the city el terreno que antes ocupaba la fábrica the site the factory used to be on
4
perder terreno : to lose ground
5
preparar el terreno : to pave the way

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