Translation of "reef" - English-Spanish dictionary

reef

noun uk /riːf/

a line of rocks or sand just above or just below the surface of the sea, often dangerous to ships

arrecife
a coral reef

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

reef

noun /riːf/

a line of rocks etc just above or below the surface of the sea

arrecife
The ship got stuck on a reef.

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