Translation of "meteor" - English-Spanish dictionary

meteor

noun uk /ˈmiː·ti·ər/

a rock from outer space that becomes very hot and burns brightly in the sky at night as it falls towards the earth

meteoro

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

meteor

noun /ˈmiːtiə/

(also shooting star) a small mass or body travelling very quickly through space which appears very bright after entering the earth’s atmosphere

meteorito
a meteor shower.
meteoric /-ˈo-/ adjective

(of success etc) rapid and often only lasting for a short time

meteórico
a meteoric rise to fame.
meteorite /-rait/ noun

a small meteor that has fallen to earth

meteorito
meteorites burning up in the atmosphere.

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