Translation of "coal" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /kəʊl/ us /koʊl/

a hard, black substance that is found in the ground and burned as fuel

a lump of coal

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


noun /kəul/

a black mineral burned for fuel, heat etc

a lump of coal.
coalfield noun

an area where there is coal to be mined.

yacimiento de carbón
coalmine noun

a mine from which coal is dug.

mina de carbón
haul (someone) over the coals ( rake (someone) over the coals)

to scold

echar una bronca a
He was hauled over the coals for being behind with his work.

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