Translation of "slope" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /sləʊp/ us /sloʊp/

a surface or piece of land that is high at one end and low at the other

cuesta, pendiente
There’s a steep slope to climb before we’re at the top.
verb uk /sləʊp/ us /sloʊp/ present participle sloping, past tense and past participle sloped

to be high at one end and low at the other

The field slopes down to the river.

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


noun /sləup/

a position or direction that is neither level nor upright; an upward or downward slant

cuesta, pendiente
The floor is on a slight slope.

a surface with one end higher than the other

inclinación, vertiente
The house stands on a gentle slope.
sloping adjective

a sloping roof.

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