Die Übersetzung von "mortar" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈmɔː.tər/ us /ˈmɔːr.tɚ/

[ no plural ] a mixture of sand, water, and cement or lime that is used to fix bricks or stones to each other when building walls


a large gun with a short, wide barrel (= a part shaped like a tube) that fires bombs or other explosives very high into the air, or an explosive device shot from such a gun


a hard, strong bowl in which substances are crushed into a powder by hitting or rubbing them with a pestle (= heavy tool)

Use a pestle and mortar to crush the spices.

(Die Übersetzung von "mortar" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)