Translation of "soil" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /sɔɪl/ us /sɔɪl/

the top layer of earth that plants grow in

suelo, tierra

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


noun /soil/

the upper layer of the earth, in which plants grow

tierra, suelo
to plant seeds in the soil
a handful of soil.
soil erosion noun

the process by which soil is gradually removed from the surface of the earth by the action of the rain, sea, or wind

Erosión de Suelo
Soil erosion leads to a decline in soil quality.

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