Translation of "hilt" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /hɪlt/ us

the handle of a sharp-pointed weapon such as a sword

empuñadura, puño

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


noun /hilt/

the handle, especially of a sword.

puño, empuñadura
(up) to the hilt

up to the top; completely (sometimes undesirable)

hasta el máximo; hasta el cuello (de deudas)
The glass was filled to the hilt
They found themselves up to the hilt in debt.

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