Translation of "lance" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /lɑːns/ us /læns/

a long, thin pole with a sharp point that soldiers used in the past as a weapon when riding horses

verb uk /lɑːns/ us /læns/

to cut the skin with a sharp tool in order to release infected matter that has collected under it

sajar, abrir con lanceta
She had a boil lanced at the doctor’s this morning.

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


noun /laːns/

a weapon of former times with a long shaft or handle of wood, a spearhead and often a small flag.


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