Translation of carriage return in Spanish:

carriage return

noun

  • 1

    (on keyboard)
    carriage return key retorno masculine
    • The court reporter taps on a manual typewriter - you can hear the separate sound when he presses the shift key for upper case letters, and when he slides the carriage return brrrrrrrrrrr along its track.
    • The carriage return is low, straight and unfussy so it can tuck inside.
    • The modern return key is just a replacement for the satisfying swish of the carriage return lever.
    • This program can be set to automatically insert a hard carriage return when your text has reached 65 characters.
    • Not to mention all those glorious noises, the clang and clatter, the rhythmic ring of the carriage return.
    • What with the heavy nature of the machines and the need to imprint through three layers of carbons, a strong stroke was needed on each key and a firm arm to whack the carriage return.
    • Rather than formatting paragraphs, why not use carriage return repeatedly?
    • Chadwick says: ‘With a typewriter you had the luxury of changing the paper and hitting the carriage return but with a computer your hands rarely move away from the keyboard.’
  • 2

    (action)
    interlineación feminine