Translation of "pelt" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /pelt/ us
at full pelt UK

running as fast as possible

a toda máquina

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


verb /pelt/

to throw (things) at

tirar, lanzar
The children pelted each other with snowballs.

to run very fast

correr a toda prisa
He pelted down the road.

(of rain; sometimes also of hailstones) to fall very heavily

llover a cántaros
You can’t leave now – it’s pelting (down).
at full pelt

(running) as fast as possible

a toda prisa
They set off down the road at full pelt.

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