Translation of "ton" - English-Spanish dictionary

ton

noun uk /tʌn/ (plural tons, ton)

a unit for measuring weight, equal to 1016 kilograms in the UK and 907 kilograms in the US

tonelada
metric ton (UK tonne)

a unit for measuring weight, equal to 1,000 kilograms

tonelada (métrica)
a ton (of)/tons (of) informal

a lot of something

un montón (de)/montones (de)
Wow, you have tons of space in your flat.

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

ton

noun /tan/

a unit of weight, 2,240 lb, ( American ) 2,000 lb; a metric ton ( also tonne /tan/) is 2,204.6 lb (1,000 kilogrammes)

tonelada
It weighs a ton and a half
a three-ton weight.

a unit of space in a ship (100 cubic feet).

tonelada
tonnage /-nidʒ/ noun

the space available on a ship, measured in tons.

tonelaje
tons noun plural

( informal) a lot

montones
I’ve got tons of letters to write.

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