Translation of "dredge" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dredʒ/ us

to remove unwanted things from the bottom of a river, lake, etc. using a boat or special device

They have to dredge the canal regularly to keep it open.

Phrasal verb(s)

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


verb /dredʒ/

to deepen or clear the bed of (a river etc) by bringing up mud

dragar, rastrear
They are dredging the seabed for sand and gravel.
dredger noun

a boat with apparatus for dredging.


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