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Translation of "heave" - English-Spanish dictionary

heave

verb   /hiːv/
to move something heavy using a lot of effort levantar, mover (con esfuerzo) He heaved the bag on to his shoulder.
noun   /hiːv/
the action of moving something heavy using a lot of effort tirón, empujón Give it a heave!
(Definition of heave from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

heave

verb /hiːv/
to (try to) lift or to pull, with great effort tirar; levantar; arrastrar They heaved with all their strength, but could not move the rock They heaved the wardrobe up into the lorry.
to throw (something heavy) lanzar, arrojar Someone heaved a stone through my window.
to rise, or rise and fall again several times agitarse, temblar The earthquake made the ground heave.
heave a sigh
to sigh suspirar, lanzar un suspiro He heaved a sigh of relief when he reached safety.
heave to /houv/ phrasal verb ( past tense, past participle hove to)
(of a ship) to (cause to) stop while at sea pairar The ship hove to.
(Definition of heave from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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