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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.
Translations of “ladder”
in Korean 사다리…
in Arabic سُلَّم…
in French échelle…
in Italian scala a pioli…
in Chinese (Traditional) 設施, 梯子…
in Russian лестница…
in Turkish seyyar merdiven…
in Polish drabina…
in Portuguese escada…
in German die Leiter, die Laufmasche…
in Catalan escala de mà…
in Japanese はしご…
in Chinese (Simplified) 设施, 梯子…
(Definition of ladder from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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