Translation of "shingle" - English-Spanish dictionary

shingle

noun uk /ˈʃɪŋ.ɡl̩/

[ no plural ] small, round stones that cover a beach or the ground by the edge of a river

guijarros
a shingle beach
I love the noise of the waves on the shingle.
shingles [ no plural ]

a disease caused by a virus that infects particular nerves and that produces a line or lines of painful red spots, especially around the waist

culebrilla
shingly adverb uk /-ɡl̩.i/ UK

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

shingle

noun /ˈʃinɡl/

coarse gravel

guijarro
There’s too much shingle and not enough sand on this beach.

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