Translation of running in Spanish:


jogging, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈrʌnɪŋ//ˈrənɪŋ/


  • 1

    jogging masculine
    footing masculine
    (shorts) (before noun) de deporte
    running is a good form of exercise correr / el jogging / el footing es muy buen ejercicio
    • to be in/out of the running (for sth)
    • there are five candidates in the running for the post hay cinco candidatos compitiendo / en liza por el puesto
    • this has put him out of the running for the nomination esto descarta la posibilidad de que sea nominado
    • to make (all) the running ir en cabeza
    • you can't expect him to make / do all the running no puedes pretender que él lo haga todo / tome todas las iniciativas
    • Japanese products are making most of the running as regards technical innovation los productos japoneses van en cabeza en cuanto a innovaciones técnicas
    • his company has taken up the running su compañía ha tomado la delantera
    • Exercise and some sports, eg running or squash can aggravate the joints.
    • However, as with other sports, if good technique is applied, running can be both enjoyable and rewarding.
    • It's important to take it steadily when you first decide to take up any sport and running is no different.
    • Perhaps it is for this reason that hill running is sometimes depicted as an obscure offshoot of mainstream athletics.
    • Jay decided that he was out of shape and that maybe he should take up running.
    • She will leave after achieving the greatest performance in British middle-distance running of modern times.
    • Blisters are a common minor injury for athletes who take part in prolonged sports, such as long-distance running or football.
    • I was into my running and competed in the London Marathon three times and did numerous half marathons.
    • Lord Coe holds four Olympic medals and eight world records in middle-distance running.
    • EPO is a drug which can dramatically improve performances in middle- and long-distance running.
    • Now living and working in New York, she decided to take up running because other sports were so expensive.
    • After the war he switched from long-distance events to middle-distance running.
    • Cross-country running is a great way for all athletes of every level to come and race together.
    • During his athletic days, he specialised in long-distance running.
    • According to his piece on marathons the older the better for long-distance running.
  • 2

    (of machine)
    funcionamiento masculine
    marcha feminine
    • In her role as manager, she was responsible for the day-to-day running of the premises.
    • The legitimate aim was the proper running of a multi-cultural, multi-faith, secular school.
    • But a spokesman denied his absence would jeopardise the smooth running of the general and county council elections.
    • I have no idea whether they realise how much they have disrupted the day-to-day to running of the school.
    • Presiding over the various activities involved in the day-to-day running of the club is time consuming.
    • She said the main day-to-day running of the hospital would follow usual operational arrangements in place during winter.
    • The new management team were not previously involved in the general running of the printers, nor were they directors or shareholders.
    • The prefects play a vital role in the smooth running of the school.
    • He is no longer responsible for the day-to-day running of the chain, but he still makes time for jolly banter with the staff.
    • In addition to the few of us running the whole company, we were responsible for the day-to-day running of the house.
    • Companies will be expected to involve their investors in the day-to-day running of the business.
    • My son has a new head at his primary school who does no teaching and has no involvement with the day-to-day running of the school.
    • Head teachers look after the day-to-day running of a school.
    • The staff should be applauded for keeping it running under such circumstances.
    • The company keeps your data safe and is responsible for the financial running of the project.
    • The Chamber of Commerce is always in need of funds and the money raised will go towards the day to day running of the operation.
    • He is also planning to hire a new chief executive to handle the day-to-day running of the club.
    • A team of seven people will identify ways of generating cash and will be in charge of the day-to-day running of the vehicles.
    • The funds raised go to the day-to-day running of the community council.
    • It isn't always the case that you have to go on stage, there is plenty to do in the general running of the show.
  • 3

    gestión feminine
    dirección feminine
    his running of the organization su gestión al frente de la organización


  • 1

    (done on the run)
    he took a running catch la atajó corriendo
    • protestors were involved in a running battle with the police hubo escaramuzas / refriegas entre la policía y los manifestantes
    • to take a running jump saltar tomando carrera
    • go take a running jump! ¡anda y vete por ahí!
  • 2

    (continuous, ongoing)
    (translation) simultáneo
    (joke) continuo
    I don't need a running commentary on each news item! ¡no necesito que me comentes todas las noticias a medida que las dan!
    • I keep a running total llevo la cuenta del total
  • 3

    (sore) supurante
  • 4

    the third day running el tercer día consecutivo / seguido
    • this is the fourth meeting running he's been late es la cuarta vez consecutiva que llega tarde a la reunión