Translation of "fork" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /fɔːk/ us /fɔrk/

A2 a small tool with three or four points and a handle, used to eat with

a knife and fork
verb uk /fɔːk/ /fɔrk/

If a road or river forks, it divides into two parts.


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


noun /foːk/

an instrument with two or more pointed pieces for piercing and lifting things

He prodded at his food with a fork
We usually eat with a knife, fork and spoon.

the point at which a road, river etc divides into two or more branches or divisions

a fork in the river.

one of the branches or divisions of a road, river etc into which the road, river etc divides

Take the left fork (of the road).
forked adjective

divided into two branches or divisions

A snake has a forked tongue.
fork-lift truck noun

a small power-driven machine with an arrangement of steel prongs which can lift, raise up high and carry heavy things and stack them where required.

carretilla elevadora
fork out phrasal verb

to pay or give especially unwillingly

You have to fork out (money) for so many charities these days.

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