sail translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Translation of "sail" - English-Spanish dictionary

sail

noun /seil/
a sheet of strong cloth spread to catch the wind, by which a ship is driven forward vela They are hoisting the sails. a journey in a ship paseo/viaje en barco a sail in his yacht a week’s sail to the island. an arm of a windmill. aspa sailboard noun a windsurfer. plancha de windsurf sailboat noun (American ) a boat with sails; sailing boat(British) Velero sailing noun the activity or sport of navigating a ship or boat that has sails navegación a vela, vela Sailing is one of his hobbies. sailing- having a sail or sails a vela sailing-boat. sailor noun a member of a ship’s crew whose job is helping to sail a ship marinero a sailor in the merchant navy. in full sail with all the sails spread a toda vela, con las velas desplegadas The ship was in full sail.
(Definition of sail from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “sail” in Spanish

Word of the Day

costume

the set of clothes typical of a particular country or period of history, or suitable for a particular activity

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More