Translation of "bullet" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈbʊl·ɪt/ us /ˈbʊl·ɪt/

a small metal object that is fired from a gun

bite the bullet

to make yourself do something or accept something difficult or unpleasant

hacer de tripas corazón
I’m going to bite the bullet and ask my boss for a pay rise.

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


noun /ˈbulit/

a piece of metal etc fired from certain hand guns

machine-gun bullets.
bullet point noun

a circle, square, or other shape that is printed in front of each item in a list so as to emphasize it

Viñetas / Punto a Punto
Word-processors can automatically insert bullet points when you make a list.

an item in a list which has a circle, square, or other shape printed in front of it so as to emphasize it

bulletproof adjective

that can stop bullets from penetrating it

bulletproof glass.
bulletproof vest noun

a sleeveless jacket for protecting the body from bullets

chaleco antibalas
The police officers will be issued with bulletproof vests.

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