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Detailed Translations for preferable from English to Spanish


Translation Matrix for preferable:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- preferred
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
deseado con vehemencia desirable; preferable
elegible desirable; eligible; preferable eligible
preferible desirable; preferable preferential

Related Words for "preferable":

Synonyms for "preferable":

Related Definitions for "preferable":

  1. more desirable than another1
    • coffee is preferable to tea1

Wiktionary Translations for preferable:

  1. Better than some other option


to prefer verb (prefers, preferred, preferring)

  1. to prefer (choose)
  2. to prefer (select; choose; sort out; )
  3. to prefer (choose; select; pick; sort out)

Conjugations for prefer:

  1. prefer
  2. prefer
  3. prefers
  4. prefer
  5. prefer
  6. prefer
simple past
  1. preferred
  2. preferred
  3. preferred
  4. preferred
  5. preferred
  6. preferred
present perfect
  1. have preferred
  2. have preferred
  3. has preferred
  4. have preferred
  5. have preferred
  6. have preferred
past continuous
  1. was preferring
  2. were preferring
  3. was preferring
  4. were preferring
  5. were preferring
  6. were preferring
  1. shall prefer
  2. will prefer
  3. will prefer
  4. shall prefer
  5. will prefer
  6. will prefer
continuous present
  1. am preferring
  2. are preferring
  3. is preferring
  4. are preferring
  5. are preferring
  6. are preferring
  1. be preferred
  2. be preferred
  3. be preferred
  4. be preferred
  5. be preferred
  6. be preferred
  1. prefer!
  2. let's prefer!
  3. preferred
  4. preferring
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for prefer:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
seleccionar selecting; sifting; sorting
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
elegir choose; pick; prefer; select; sort out choose; eliminate by lottery; select; vote
preferir choose; prefer donate; give
seleccionar choose; pick; pick out; prefer; select; single out; sort out arrange; assort; classify; eliminate by lottery; group; pick; select; shunt; sift; sort out; subselect
- choose; favor; favour; opt

Related Words for "prefer":

Synonyms for "prefer":

Related Definitions for "prefer":

  1. select as an alternative over another1
  2. like better; value more highly1
    • Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels1
    • We prefer sleeping outside1
  3. promote over another1
  4. give preference to one creditor over another1

Wiktionary Translations for prefer:

  1. to favor

Cross Translation:
prefer preponer; anteponer; preferir prefereren — de voorkeur geven
prefer favorecer; preferir bevorzugen — eine Person oder Sache eher als eine andere wählen
prefer preferir; favorecer präferierentransitiv: etwas einer anderen Sache den Vorzug geben, eine Präferenz/Vorliebe für etwas haben
prefer preferir; favorecer; anteponer vorziehen — etwas lieber mögen, bevorzugen
prefer preferir aimer mieuxpréférer, aimer une chose par préférence à une autre.
prefer preferir préférer — Mettre au-dessus, aimer mieux, se déterminer en faveur d’une personne, d’une chose plutôt que d’une autre.