Translation of consult in Spanish:


consultar, v.

Pronunciation /kənˈsʌlt//kənˈsəlt/

transitive verb

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    (expert/watch/colleague/dictionary) consultar
    if symptoms persist, consult a doctor si los síntomas continúan, consulte a su médico
    • we were not consulted about the office move no se nos consultó (sobre) el traslado de la oficina
    • The next day he consulted Mouton's book and found that Pell was correct.
    • Content that everything is in order, Mark consults his watch and decides to make himself a cup of coffee, realizing that Tommy won't be arriving for at least half an hour.
    • Serena watched him consult his electronic notepad then head for the door of the hotel room.
    • Do always consult an expert for advice on international adoption agencies and orphanages.
    • It is clear that they were documents containing information which had been obtained by the plaintiffs with a view to consulting their professional adviser.
    • If the householder does not like his advice, he may consult another practitioner.
    • Later in the story when he writes Mr. Lincoln a letter asking for help, he consults Milton's book.
    • Continue to engage and consult professional trainers, breeders and other specialists.
    • I would not consult watches or diaries if I did not need time to do things, if I did not need to do things on time.
    • He had refreshed his memory by consulting the meticulous diaries he has kept throughout his career.
    • If one is familiar with the existing sources pertaining to the First and Second Banks of the United States, there will be nothing to gain by consulting this book.
    • The Information Commissioner was not consulted by the Government before these amendments were tabled.
    • If pain and lack of range of motion continue after six to eight weeks, consult a medical professional.
    • After consulting the phone book, I grabbed the old receiver and dialed Rick Miles' phone number.
    • Visitors sometimes leave empty-handed, having achieved their purpose by consulting a book or score.
    • Around 2.25 a.m. (I was consulting my watch forever that night), he made his appearance.
    • After changing jeans and shoes, he went down to the drawing room to consult the address book beside the telephone.
    • The President rejected the mercy petition after consulting legal experts, including Attorney General Milon Banerji.
    • The next day, major newspapers such as The Times and the Washington Post began consulting forensic experts and reporting stories that raised similar questions.
    • Anyone seeking such advice should consult a competent professional.
    • Shortly afterwards, Frosty consults his watch in mock horror.
    • He further added that ‘The Government made its decision without consulting experts in the trade.’
    • Yes, I am consulting the Book According to Megan.
    • However, the personal trainer should not perform assisted stretching without first consulting the rehab professional who previously treated the client.
    • Before removing stains, consult a professional cleaner or read our article on removing stains.
    • You should also consult your accountant and financial adviser.
    • I made a show of consulting my watch and quickly bade the place goodbye.
    • She began to catch up after those wasted years and read books and consulted the dictionary constantly.
    • For paper, he went to university libraries and consulted old books, quickly ripping out the blank endpapers whenever no one was looking.
    • Gualtero set his spoon down too and consulted his pocket watch.
    • And then there are the men and women who spend years going to doctors and specialists and consulting every expert on the subject but still fail to get their one wish - to have a child of their own.
    • In the South Front section of the building the actual corridors at the head of stacks are so narrow it is only possible to sit across the short side of a table while consulting a book.
    • I suggest that those in the government in charge of catching corruptors consult a cardiac expert before it's too late.
    • Henry Schlee is a regular skier in Whistler and always consults the experts at Holiday Whistler for advice on great Whistler rental accommodation.
    • Each one consults their watch or mobile phone, and then tells him, but he keeps asking.
    • Patricia Dillon pointed out that since his statement last May, Dunlop would have been able to consult his diary.
    • This information is not necessarily readily available to novice investors, who might do well to consult a financial adviser.
    • If your child shows symptoms of allergies, consult a medical specialist for advice.
    • You should consult a licensed professional who can advise you about your financial affairs before you make any decisions.
    • In that case, consult a professional cleaner or simply throw out the article and replace it.
  • 2formal

    (interests/feelings) tener en consideración
    (feelings/interests) considerar
    • It shouldn't be left till the flames are coming out the top of the plant before people are consulted.
    • I am sure if the organizers of the Awards had consulted the right persons the results would have been different.
    • No one of course consulted the Scottish people, and widespread popular opposition greeted the Union.
    • Councillors have arranged a meeting at the end of November to discuss consulting all residents on the festival's future.
    • The report recommends seeking additional funds for the skate park, but also includes consulting young people about which facilities they see as most important for them.
    • ‘We will be consulting local people about going through the tunnel - an option is to provide two routes, one through and another over the top,’ Mr McQuillan said.
    • We consulted people and began the process of tendering.
    • If you genuinely want new ideas, don't forget to consult people you respect who have never worked in your industry
    • I wonder if people were even consulted before drawing up this plan.
    • She highlighted her concerns at how the Irish people were never consulted about signing up to an EU constitution.
    • The council has already consulted the people on what they want.
    • He said he would be consulting staff about the proposals before deciding what course of action the branch would take.
    • As in '99, opponents of a republic with an Australian Head of State will complain that consulting the people is a waste of time and money.
    • They had been worried after one doctor altered Thomas's treatment without consulting a junior colleague responsible for his care.
    • The Council consulted him and discussed legislative projects, while the Senate voted on those projects.
    • Advances in our understanding of the human genome not only have a considerable impact on consulting individuals and their families but also on the population in general.
    • He said that at the centre of the present crisis was the fact that the federal council had taken a course of action without consulting the people.
    • Bexley Council is currently consulting people about its plans to spend £4m during the next five years on expanding and updating the library service.
    • The people were consulted and have spoken; it is just unfortunate that many of Europe's politicians dislike their reply.
    • Of course I am not consulted by State-owned enterprises before they put up prices.

intransitive verb

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    they consulted and decided to leave se consultaron entre sí y decidieron irse
    • I ought to consult with my wife first primero debería consultárselo a / consultarlo con mi mujer