Translation of regard in Spanish:


considerar, v.

Pronunciation /rɪˈɡɑːd//rəˈɡɑrd/

transitive verb

  • 1

    • 1.1(consider)

      to regard sth/sb as sth
      • they regard her as a genius la consideran un genio
      • I regard it as my duty to warn you considero (que es) mi deber advertirte
      • they regard it as vital that ... consideran fundamental que ...
      • initially, they regarded her with suspicion al principio les inspiraba desconfianza
      • how do you regard the situation there today? ¿qué opinión le merece / cómo ve usted la situación actual allí?
      • her employers regard her very highly sus jefes tienen muy buena opinión de ella / la tienen en gran estima
      • a highly regarded university una universidad muy respetada / de gran reputación
      • Both are utterly professional and are regarded with something approaching awe by their contemporaries.
      • We reluctantly conclude that we must regard the resulting convictions as unsafe.
      • But moulds, although generally regarded with suspicion, are also of importance.
      • At this point it is interesting to look back and consider which we regard as his cleverest clue.
      • In 1851 he founded his own piano factory, producing instruments highly regarded by his contemporaries.
      • Second, the notion that people will be genetically designed is widely regarded with suspicion rather than anticipation.
      • Having studied and lived overseas for 15 years, Cai regards this fireworks show as a good chance for him to gain contact with the country's mainstream culture.
      • While well regarded by his contemporaries he did not exert major influence or attract artistic followers.
      • How do you feel about being a regarded as a lesbian sex symbol?
      • More people are now willing to listen to the man many once regarded with contempt or annoyance.
      • He did not regard his formal studies to be a happy experience, but remained a life-long disciple of self-culture.
      • He was widely regarded by colleagues as one of the leading experts in his field.
      • The Importance of Being Earnest is regarded in some circles as being Wilde's best work.
      • The political party is regarded with cynical disdain.
      • None of those matters elaborated can possibly be regarded as irrelevant considerations.
      • I have set that part of the judgment out in detail because I regard it as of considerable importance.
      • Stewart, though, is well regarded in banking circles and could be the right man at the right time.
      • Yet, you're generally regarded now as a great sculptor and artist.
      • Elsewhere, artists examine how America regards their own countries.
      • I regard this statement of considerable importance; it sets the background against which it is crucial to consider the issues in the case.

    • 1.2

      as regards en lo que atañe a

  • 2literary

    (look at)
    • She turned her head to regard him with a deathly frosty gaze.
    • While Mona stares uncomfortably into the horse's eye, Tamsin regards her with poised bemusement.
    • He was regarding her steadily; she couldn't quite be sure whether he was smiling or not.
    • Edella regards me quizzically, but I just stare right back at her with an equally confused expression.
    • She sent Daniel an apologetic look, but he was regarding Melvin with rigid steadiness.
    • I regarded my toes as they peeped out of the water while I floated on my back.
    • When he turned his gaze to regard the trees, he realized that they seemed to be fading in and out of existence whenever he attempted to focus on one.
    • He leaned back against the edge of the table and regarded me steadily.
    • I lazily dropped the envelopes to my side on the couch and sat back with a hopeless sigh, staring directly at the droning television, not regarding anything happening on it.
    • Above him the huge form peered down at him and regarded him quizzically.
    • Regan turned around to regard him, but the guard squirmed under his gaze.
    • I was also uncomfortably aware of the fact that Brendan was regarding me with a steady gaze.
    • It's been a week and he still regards me with that disconcertingly haunted stare.
    • Angus produced his Ordinance Survey map and Jimmy regarded it with distaste.
    • When I looked up she was regarding me with a level stare.
    • With a small sigh, Laine turned her gaze to Alvar, who was regarding Lexa with an expression that was a cross between confusion and anxiety.
    • He, evidently, did not know what he was in store for, because he was regarding her with a patronizing stare, most likely underestimating her abilities.
    • But Rich, silent until now, was regarding Shaun with a contemplative gaze.
    • He jerked his head out of her grip, and regarded her again with that emotionless gaze of his.
    • There was no emotion on his face, and his gaze seemed pretty blank as he regarded it, as though waiting for something to happen.
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    tener en cuenta


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    to have a high regard for sb tener a algn en gran estima
    • I have a great regard for her professional judgment respeto mucho su criterio profesional
    • the company holds your work in high regard la empresa tiene muy buena opinión de su trabajo
  • 2

    consideración feminine
    they have no regard for other people's feelings no tienen ninguna consideración por los sentimientos de los demás
    • regard for sb/sth
    • she shows little regard for convention las convenciones la tienen / la traen sin cuidado
    • without regard for her own safety sin pensar en el riesgo que corría
    • they paid no regard to my wishes hicieron caso omiso de mis deseos
  • 3regards pl

    (masculine plural) saludos
    (masculine plural) recuerdos
    please give Tom my regards dale saludos / recuerdos de mi parte a Tom
    • Sheila sends her regards Sheila manda saludos / recuerdos
    • kind regards, John saludos, John
  • 4

    with regard to (in relation to) con relación a
    • with regard to your application (con) respecto a / con relación a / en relación con su solicitud
    • with particular regard to Third World countries especialmente en lo que se refiere a los países del Tercer Mundo
    • in this/that regard en este/ese aspecto
    • she is fortunate in one regard tiene suerte en un aspecto
    • you need have no worries in that regard en ese sentido / aspecto no tiene por qué preocuparse