Translation of "pillar" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpɪl·ər/ us /ˈpɪl·ər/

a tall structure made of stone, wood, etc. that supports something above it

The new bridge will be supported by 100 concrete pillars.

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


noun /ˈpilə/

an upright post used in building as a support or decoration

pilar, columna
The hall was surrounded by stone pillars.
pillarbox noun

(British) a box found in public places, into which letters are posted to be collected by a postman.


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