Translation of "pendulum" - English-Spanish dictionary

pendulum

noun uk /ˈpen.dʒəl.əm/ us

a device consisting of a weight on a stick or thread that moves from one side to the other, especially one that forms a part of some types of clocks

péndulo
The pendulum in the grandfather clock swung back and forth.
The spaceship’s jets were fired periodically to dampen a side-to-side pendulum motion that had developed.

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

pendulum

noun /ˈpendjuləm, (American) -dʒu-/

a swinging weight, eg that which operates the mechanism of a clock

péndulo
The little girl watched the pendulum swing back and forwards
(also adjective) a pendulum clock.

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