Translation of "baton" - English-Spanish dictionary

baton

noun uk /ˈbæt·ən/ us /bəˈtɑn/

a thin stick used to control the rhythm of a group of musicians

batuta

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

baton

noun /ˈbӕton, (American) bӕˈtaːn/

a short, heavy stick, carried by a policeman as a weapon

bastón
The riot police used batons to drive back the angry crowd.

a light, slender stick used when conducting an orchestra or choir

batuta
The conductor raised his baton.

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