Translation of offer in Spanish:


oferta, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɑfər//ˈɒfə//ˈɔfər/


  • 1

    • 1.1(proposal)

      (of job, money) oferta feminine
      (of help, mediation) ofrecimiento masculine
      the offer still stands la oferta sigue en pie
      • thank you for your kind offer gracias por su amable ofrecimiento
      • she refused his offer of a drink rechazó la copa que le ofrecía
      • they refused my offer of the car no quisieron que les prestara el coche
      • an offer of marriage una proposición matrimonial / de matrimonio
      • I've had the offer of a job in Rome me han ofrecido un trabajo en Roma
      • share offer emisión de acciones / títulos
      • the windows need cleaning: any offers? hay que limpiar las ventanas: ¿quién se ofrece?
      • to make sb an offer they can't refuse hacerle una oferta muy tentadora a algn
      • Though several colas showed interest, the most attractive offer came from British Telecom.
      • A less attractive offer would likely be made this time around, they said.
      • The current offer would not see drivers lose any money despite the reduced hours.
      • At present this information is found out by would-be purchasers after their offer to buy a home has been accepted.
      • He thought about it, but he wanted to go into geology and already had a job offer with oil firms.
      • Any offers of food, money, or dvds will be greatly appreciated.
      • She is holding out accepting the job offer to see if she likes it.
      • The current salary offers are among the lowest in the current wage round.
      • The agent is seeking offers in the region of £960,000 for the properties.
      • There was no offer of employment at the end of the training period.
      • People have been sending me kind offers of help, but frankly I'm still overwhelmed.
      • But such was my desire to make myself look more attractive I accepted her offer.
      • The apartment comes with designated parking and the agents are seeking offers in excess of €290,000.
      • The government has a reconciliation program that offers amnesty and jobs.
      • Many of the rest accepted the offer of amnesty offered to those who surrendered within twenty-four hours.
      • He declined an offer to rejoin the job and wear the alternative badge.
      • She believed the offer of a good job she had secured would be withdrawn in the subsequent economic downturn.
      • Imagine as well that he had been chosen for the job and had accepted the offer to be the candidate's running mate.
      • And now they can't possibly refuse his immensely generous offer.
      • The selling agent is seeking offers in the region of £2.3 million for the entire portfolio.
      • No one is revealing the exact amount of the offers, but rumours suggest that they are around $500,000.
      • How long would it be before both offers amounted to the same cumulative total?
      • We should be telling them to do the job, with an offer of U.S. logistical help.
      • The defendants made one offer which was withdrawn.
      • The government must have been sorely tempted by offers of lavish U.S. aid.
      • Since being noticed on the show and receiving two Golden Globes he has received numerous lucrative job offers.
      • Boland's apology and offer of help were the only ones she had received.
      • In fact, the defendants never gave the plaintiff any written offer of employment.
      • A simple apology and an offer of help for my son would have sufficed.
      • His offers of assistance have been generous and more than we could ever expect.
      • You can make an offer to buy but the seller can accept or refuse the offer.

    • 1.2(bid)

      oferta feminine
      offers around $80,000 considered se considerarán ofertas de alrededor de 80.000 dólares
      • $650 or nearest offer 650 dólares negociables / a convenir
      • go on, make me an offer anda, ofréceme algo / hazme una oferta

  • 2

    (bargain, reduced price)
    oferta feminine
    introductory offer oferta de lanzamiento
    • A special introductory offer is available at the moment.
    • The official deadline for fans to take advantage of the discount offer before prices are hiked up is Sunday.
    • It will also be running special promotional offers, including free gifts along with the purchases at the showroom.
    • But keep your eyes peeled for special offers throughout the year.
    • In fact, bargain fare offers are one of the few real plusses from rail privatisation.
    • Special offers, year-end discounts and Christmas goodies tempt even the thriftiest customer.
    • The figures were for regular shelf prices, with special offers excluded.
    • Not everyone gets to see and buy a whole range of home appliances, all under one roof, with special offers and major discounts.
    • This is why it's best to stick with student nights that have plenty of money saving offers.
    • Gibb was reduced to selling his designs through special offers in magazines.
    • You can either try to get a discount flight or you can view their special offers, either way you will end up with a good deal.
    • Price differences can also occur due to special offers or different launch schedules of new handsets.
    • So it's no surprise to see every major player in the market touting special offers.
    • Increased competition between the three mobile operators has led to greater prices and special offers in recent years.
    • Sales are slowing for notebooks, despite a frenzy of vendor price cuts, rebates, freebies and special offers.
    • Slow summer bookings have prompted offers of 1970s prices for package holidays.
    • Then the restaurant ran a series of special offers.
    • Aer Lingus discount flight offers do not include taxes and charges.
    • He has also come up with a number of innovative price offers.
    • Special offers include three nights, dinner, bed and breakfast for 99 per person.
  • 3

    • 3.1(available)

      there's not much on offer at this year's fair no hay mucho para comprar en la feria de este año
      • there are several good jobs on offer in the paper hay varias ofertas de empleo interesantes en el periódico

    • 3.2(at reduced price)

      de oferta
      coffee is on offer this week el café está de / en oferta esta semana

  • 4

    under offer reservado y a la espera de firmarse la escritura de compraventa

transitive verb

  • 1

    she offered them tea les ofreció té
    • may I offer you a drink? ¿quisiera beber algo?
    • I offered him my hand, but he refused it le tendí la mano, pero la rechazó
    • may I offer you some advice? ¿puedo darle / ofrecerle un consejo?
    • I offered it to several people se lo ofrecí a varias personas
    • she offered her resignation puso su cargo a disposición del presidente (/ de su jefe etc. )
    • I was offered a good price for the painting me ofrecieron un buen precio por el cuadro
  • 2

    (show willingness)
    to offer to + inf ofrecerse a + inf
    • he never offers to help nunca se ofrece a ayudar
    • she offered to pay for the damage se ofreció a pagar los daños
    • I could help you, she offered —si quieres te ayudo —dijo ofreciéndose
  • 3

    (put forward)
    (idea/solution) proponer
    (idea/solution) sugerir
    (alibi/excuse) presentar
    if I may offer an opinion, ... si se me permite ofrecer / expresar una opinión ...
    • he never even offered any suggestions ni siquiera hizo ninguna sugerencia
  • 4

    (reward) ofrecer
    (opportunity) brindar
    (opportunity) ofrecer
    we offer a wide range of models ofrecemos una amplia gama de modelos
    • candidates must offer at least two years' experience/two languages los candidatos deben poseer dos años de experiencia/hablar dos idiomas como mínimo
    • to have sth to offer tener algo que ofrecer
  • 5

    (give, show)
    (resistance) ofrecer
    (resistance) oponer
    to offer battle presentar batalla
  • 6

    (sacrifice/prayers) ofrecer

reflexive verb

  • 1

    to offer itself presentarse

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (present itself)
    (opportunity) presentarse
  • 2

    (show willingness)
    I didn't ask him and he never offered no se lo pedí y él tampoco se ofreció
  • 3archaic

    (make offer of marriage)
    to offer to sb proponerle matrimonio a algn