Translation of "taper" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈteɪ.pər/ us /-pɚ/

to become gradually narrower at one end, or to make something do this

afilar(se), estrechar(se)
Then you’ll come to a place where the pavement tapers off and the dirt road begins.
tapering adjective uk /ˈteɪ.pə.rɪŋ/ us /-pɚ.ɪŋ/

Phrasal verb(s)

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


noun /ˈteipə/

a long, thin type of candle.

tapered adjective ( tapering)

becoming narrower or slimmer at one end

tapering fingers.

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