Translation of "snail" - English-Spanish dictionary

snail

noun uk /sneɪl/ us /sneɪl/

a small creature with a long, soft body and a round shell

caracol
at a snail’s pace

very slowly

a paso de tortuga
There was so much traffic that we were travelling at a snail’s pace.

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

snail

noun /sneil/

a kind of soft-bodied small crawling animal with a coiled shell

caracol
Snails leave a silvery trail as they move along.
at a snail’s pace

very slowly

a paso de tortuga
The old man walked along at a snail’s pace.

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