Translation of "bulk" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /bʌlk/ us /bʌlk/

large size or mass

tamaño, volumen
He was surprised by the bulk of the document.
in bulk

in large amounts

al por mayor
She buys in bulk.
the bulk of something

most of something

la mayor parte de algo
The bulk of the book is taken up with criticizing other works.

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


noun /balk/

the greater part

la mayor parte
The bulk of his money was spent on food.

(great) size or mass

His huge bulk appeared round the corner.
bulky adjective

large in size, awkward to carry etc

abultado, voluminoso
a bulky parcel
This is too bulky to send by post.
in bulk

in large quantities

en grandes cantidades, a granel
Huge tankers now carry oil in bulk
They like to buy goods in bulk.

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