Translation of "patrol" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /pəˈtrəʊl/ us /pəˈtroʊl/

the act of looking for trouble or danger around an area or building

We passed a group of soldiers on patrol.
verb uk /pəˈtrəʊl/ us /pəˈtroʊl/ present participle patrolling, past tense and past participle patrolled

to look for trouble or danger in an area or around a building

Police patrol the streets night and day.

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


verb /pəˈtrəul/ (past tense, past participle patrolled)

to watch or protect (an area) by moving continually around or through it

Soldiers patrolled the streets.

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