Translation of situation in Spanish:

situation

situación, n.

Pronunciation: /sɪtjʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n//sɪtʃʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n//ˌsɪtʃəˈweɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

  • 1

    (circumstances, position)
    situación feminine
    the police have the situation under control la policía tiene controlada la situación
    • the international economic/political situation la situación económica/política internacional
    • a crisis situation una (situación de) crisis
    • in the classroom situation, children … en el ámbito de la clase, los niños …
    • to save the situation salvar la situación
    • Sometimes we get in dangerous situations that can't be overcome by one person alone.
    • We know that not all emergency situations turn out the way we would like them.
    • Time and time again he reacted quickly to dangerous situations.
    • We dread the idea that we'll be stuck in a situation that might be dangerous.
    • How many times have you been in one of these dangerous situations and wished you knew exactly what to do?
    • Children should be taught to be assertive, but to walk away from dangerous situations.
    • I am more or less used to it because this is not the first time I've been in dangerous situations.
    • He says there's a way of ensuring they won't become a hazard in such dangerous situations.
    • On occasions I've been placed in situations I would consider dangerous.
    • Children attending the camp will learn how to identify dangerous situations and act accordingly.
    • One would hardly expect the authority to leave the child in a dangerous situation, after all.
    • They said driving lessons and tests should include motorway and night driving and handling dangerous situations.
    • As evening approached, the situation was becoming rather dangerous for the team.
    • If your thoughts are good and creative then you don't need to worry about the situations and circumstances.
    • Rescuing women from dangerous situations might come easy to heroes in a script.
    • The worst of the economic crisis may be over, but the political situation is far from decided.
    • Three police constables have received awards for their bravery in dealing with dangerous situations.
    • I write to inform you about the dangerous situation which is occurring at Bedwyn station.
    • I agree with Fair Trade people when it comes to most economic and political situations.
    • I searched for drugs in every town we worked in and I got into some dangerous situations but I was lucky to get out unharmed.
  • 2formal

    (job)
    empleo masculine
    situations vacant/wanted ofertas/demandas de empleo
  • 3

    (setting)
    situación feminine
    ubicación feminine Latin America
    emplazamiento masculine formal