Translation of mirada in English:

mirada

look, n.

feminine noun

  • 1

    (modo de mirar)
    look
    su mirada era triste/dulce he had a sad/tender look in his eyes
    • tiene una mirada penetrante he has a penetrating gaze
    • hay miradas que matan if looks could kill …
  • 2

    (acción de mirar)
    look
    los vi intercambiar una mirada de soslayo I saw them exchange a sidelong glance
    • lo fulminó con la mirada she gave him a withering look
    • le dirigió / lanzó una mirada reprobatoria he looked at her disapprovingly
    • quería huir de las miradas curiosas de los vecinos he wanted to get away from the neighbors' prying eyes
    • echa una mirada a ver si no nos dejamos nada take / have a quick look to make sure we haven't left anything behind
    • solo le eché una miradita por encima I just had a quick glance at it
    • le voy a echar una mirada a tu trabajo I'm going to cast an eye over / take a look at your essay
    • échale una miradita al arroz have a little / quick look at the rice
    • voy a echarle una mirada a Gabriela a ver si sigue dormida I'm going to look in on Gabriela to see if she's still asleep
  • 3

    (vista)
    tenía la mirada fija en el suelo she was staring at the ground
    • con la mirada perdida en el horizonte (with) his eyes / gaze fixed on the horizon
    • recorrió la habitación con la mirada she cast her eyes over / she looked around the room
    • su mirada se posó en ella his gaze settled on her
    • ni siquiera se molestó en levantar la mirada cuando le hablé he didn't even bother to look up when I spoke to him
    • seguía con la mirada los movimientos de la madre she followed her mother's movements with her eyes
  • 4

    (mira)
    sights
    trabajar con la mirada puesta en el porvenir to work with one's sights set on the future