Translation of "hilt" - English-Spanish dictionary

hilt

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)