Translation of "tread" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /tred/ us /tred/ past tense trod, past participle trodden UK
tread on/in something

to put your foot on or in something

pisar algo
I trod on a piece of broken glass.
noun uk /tred/ us /tred/

the sound of someone putting their feet down when walking

paso, pisadas

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


verb /tred/ (past tense trod /trod/, past participle trodden /ˈtrodn/)

to place one’s feet on

pisar, pisotear, hollar
He threw his cigarette on the ground and trod on it.

to walk on, along, over etc

patearse, andar por
He trod the streets looking for a job.

to crush by putting one’s feet on

We watched them treading the grapes.
treadmill noun

a situation that is boring because you always have to do the same things

the office treadmill.

an exercise machine with a moving surface that you walk or run on while remaining in the same place.

Cinta de Correr
tread water

to keep oneself afloat in an upright position by moving the legs (and arms).

pedalear en el agua

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