Translation of "ladder" - English-Spanish dictionary

ladder

noun uk /ˈlæd·ər/ us /ˈlæd·ər/

B1 a thing that you climb up when you want to reach a high place, with two long pieces joined together by shorter pieces

escalera

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

ladder

noun /ˈlӕdə/

a set of rungs or steps between two long supports, for climbing up or down

escalera (de mano)
She was standing on a ladder, painting the ceiling
He climbed up the ladder.

(British ) a long, narrow flaw caused by the breaking of a stitch in a stocking or other knitted fabric; run(American)

carrera
I’ve got a ladder in my stocking.

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