Translation of overall in Spanish:


total, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˈəʊvərɔːl//ˈoʊvəˌrɔl/


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    (length) total
    (result/cost/reduction) global
    the overall impression la impresión general / de conjunto
    • he was the overall winner fue (el) campeón absoluto
    • He had overall responsibility for the policing of the May Day riots.
    • Readers will then vote for one overall winner and two runners-up in each category.
    • I am talking about total output and overall patterns here, not exceptions to the rule.
    • The 2003 fourth overall pick wasn't ready, physically or mentally, to be thrown into the fire.
    • At the end of the tournament, the player with the highest point total is the overall winner.
    • The details may be small, but the overall effect is one of everything being exactly where it should be.
    • He said the overall effect of the expansion will be to build around much of the existing school facilities.
    • The overall effect is hard to fault, but it is not that memorable.
    • If each neighbourhood looked after its own area, then the overall effect could be very positive.
    • The overall effect of the 2001 protocols was to require three times as many vets to do the same work as in 1967.
    • What we must try to do is to judge the overall effect on balance.
    • One overall winner will go forward to represent Laois in the national competition.
    • I come back to Hay with the intention of repeating as overall winner of the Australian Nationals.
    • If you play a series of hands, the overall winners are the team with the higher total score at the end.
    • Your Honour, I am doing this in a global way at the moment, showing the overall effect.
    • But although his performance is excellent, the overall effect is curiously sad.
    • The Montreal-based body has overall responsibility for global drug testing.
    • It is part of an overall plan for cutting the social expenses of the state.
    • He will also address the general outlook for the overall industry within the country.
    • The cuts are part of an overall revamping of the company that has yet to report a profit.


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    she was third overall quedó tercera en la clasificación general
    • sentence adverb overall, one could say that ... en términos generales podría decirse que ...


  • 1British

    (protective garment)
    bata feminine
    túnica feminine
  • 2overalls pl

    overol masculine Latin America
    peto masculine Spain
    mameluco masculine Southern Cone
  • 3overalls pl

    (dungarees, boiler suit)
    overol masculine Latin America
    mono masculine Spain