Translation of "anchor" - English-Spanish dictionary

anchor

noun uk /ˈæŋ·kər/ us /ˈæŋ·kər/

a heavy metal object that is dropped into water to stop a boat from moving

ancla
verb uk /ˈæŋ·kər/ /ˈæŋ·kər/

to stop a boat from moving by dropping a heavy metal object into the water

anclar

(Translation of “anchor” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

anchor

noun /ˈӕŋkə/

something, usually a heavy piece of metal with points which dig into the seabed, used to hold a boat in one position

ancla
a safe place to drop anchor.

something that holds someone or something steady.

ancla
anchorage /-ridʒ/ noun

a place which is safe, or used, for anchoring boats

fondeadero
a sheltered anchorage.
at anchor

(of a ship) anchored

anclado
The ship lay at anchor in the bay.

(Translation of “anchor” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)