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Spanish translation of “heave”


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

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