Detailed Translations for operative from English to Spanish


Translation Matrix for operative:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
activo active; active voice; asset
trabajador employee; hand; laborer; labourer; worker; working man; workman
- PI; intelligence agent; intelligence officer; private detective; private eye; private investigator; secret agent; shamus; sherlock
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
activo active; actively; at work; busily; busy; hard-working; humming; industrious; industriously; laborious; operative; working active; agile; agitated; aroused; busily engaged; busy; dynamic; effective; energetic; engaged; excited; fluttered; hard-working; heated; industrious; lively; occupied; potent; tied up
- functional; running; surgical; working
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
animado active; actively; busily; busy; hard-working; humming; industrious; industriously; operative; working active; agile; agitated; animated; aroused; bucked up; busily engaged; bustling; busy; cheered up; cheerful; comforted; dynamic; energetic; engaged; excited; fluttered; full of joy; gay; glad; good natured; good-humored; good-humoured; good-tempered; happy; heated; in high spirits; jolly; lively; merry; occupied; pleased; satisfied; spirited; tied up; up; vibrant; vigorous
industrioso active; actively; busily; busy; hard-working; humming; industrious; industriously; operative; working active; hard-working; industrious
laborioso active; actively; at work; hard-working; industrious; industriously; laborious; operative; working aggravating; effective; exhausting; incriminating; laborious; potent; tiring; tough; tricky; worksome
operatorio operative
quirúrgico operative; surgical
trabajador active; actively; busily; busy; hard-working; humming; industrious; industriously; operative; working active; diligent; doing thoroughly; hard working; hard-working; industrious; laborious

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Related Definitions for "operative":

  1. being in force or having or exerting force1
    • operative regulations1
    • the major tendencies operative in the American political system1
  2. (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing1
  3. relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine1
    • operative dentistry1
  4. effective; producing a desired effect1
    • the operative word1
  5. someone who can be employed as a detective to collect information1
  6. a person secretly employed in espionage for a government1

Wiktionary Translations for operative:

  1. effectual
  2. functional

Cross Translation:
operative operativo operatief — ...d.m.v. een operatie
operative quirúrgico operativMedizin: einen chirurgischen Eingriff betreffend
operative agente; guardia; policía; representante agent — Celui, celle, ce qui agit.
operative obrero; trabajador ouvrier — Personne qui, moyennant salaire, effectue un travail généralement manuel pour un employeur dans les domaines du bâtiment, de l’industrie ou de l’agriculture.

operative form of operate:

to operate verb (operates, operated, operating)

  1. to operate (proceed; work)
  2. to operate (serve; attend to)
  3. to operate (drive; ride)

Conjugations for operate:

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

operate [the ~] noun

  1. the operate (agitating; perform; work)
    la acción; el procedimiento

Translation Matrix for operate:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acción agitating; operate; perform; work achievement; act; action; deed; gesture; gymnastics; influence; investment in a partnership; operation; partner share; physical exercise; poop; quota; share; share in a partnership; speed; velocity; working
atender accepting; being ready; carrying out; obeying; waiting
conducir drive
proceder gesture
procedimiento agitating; operate; perform; work case; course of action; course of behaviour; lawsuit; legal suit; line of conduct; manufacturing process; method; method of working; mode of operation; operation procedure; procedure; proceedings; routine; system; trial; working method
servir dishing up; service
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
atender attend to; operate; serve aid; answer; assist; attend; attend to; back; back up; be attentive; be helpful; care; care for; comply; do good; extend the hand; grant; hear; hear out; heed; help; honor; honour; interpellate; interrogate; listen; listen carefully; listen to; look after; make oneself useful; nurse; nurture; obey; pay; pay off; prop up; question; remunerate; repay; replace someone; reward; second; see to; serve; subsidise; subsidize; take care; take care of; tend
conducir drive; operate; ride be at the wheel; be in command of; carry; command; direct; drive; drive horses; guide; lead; order; point the direction; preside; steer; take the lead; transport
manejar attend to; operate; serve budge; cope with; get going; manage; move; put in motion; set in motion
operar attend to; operate; serve attend to; serve
proceder operate; proceed; work arise from; evolve out of; originate from; stem from
servir attend to; operate; serve accomodate; add; aid; allow; assist; attend; attend to; back; back up; be attentive; be helpful; be of help; be on duty; dish up; do good; do up; donate; extend the hand; give; help; make oneself useful; oblige; pour; pour some more; prop up; second; serve; serve out; service; te be of service
trabajar operate; proceed; work act; do; labor; labour; perform; work
- control; engage; function; go; lock; maneuver; manoeuver; manoeuvre; mesh; operate on; run; work
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acción action

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Related Definitions for "operate":

  1. perform surgery on1
    • The doctors operated on the patient but failed to save his life1
  2. happen1
  3. perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense1
  4. handle and cause to function1
    • do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol1
  5. keep engaged1
  6. perform as expected when applied1
  7. direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.1
    • She is running a relief operation in the Sudan1

Wiktionary Translations for operate:

  1. to perform a work or labour
  2. to produce a physical effect
  3. to produce effect on the mind; to exert moral power
  4. medicine
  5. to deal in stocks

Cross Translation:
operate manejar sturen — zorgen dat [een toestel] de gewenste taken uitvoert.
operate operar opereren — acties uitvoeren, optreden
operate operar opereren — aan een chirurgische ingreep onderwerpen
operate carburar; funcionar functioneren~ als een bepaalde functie vervullen
operate operar; procedar operieren — etwas geplant, kontrolliert und überprüfbar auf etwas einwirken lassen, damit ein passender, gewünschter Effekt hervorgerufen wird
operate obrar; actuar; destacar; resaltar wirkeneine Wirkung entfalten
operate funcionar fonctionneraccomplir sa fonction, en parlant d’un mécanisme, d’un organe, etc.
operate operar opéreraccomplir une œuvre, produire un effet.