Translation of "tube" - English-Spanish dictionary

tube

noun uk /tjuːb/

B1 a long, thin container for a soft substance that you press to get the substance out

tubo
a tube of toothpaste

a pipe made of glass, plastic, metal, etc., especially for liquids or gases to flow through

tubo
the Tube

B1 the system of trains under the ground in London

el Metro

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

tube

noun /tjuːb/

a long, low cylinder-shaped object through which liquid can pass; a pipe

tubo, tubería
The water flowed through a rubber tube
a glass tube.

an organ of this kind in animals or plants.

trompa

( British ) an underground railway/railroad ( especially in London); subway( American)

metro
I go to work on the tube / by tube
( also adjective) a tube train/station.

a container for a semi-liquid substance which is got out by squeezing

tubo
I must buy a tube of toothpaste.
tubing noun

(material for) a length or system of tubes

tubería, cañería
two metres of tubing.
tubular /-bjulə/ adjective

made of, or consisting of tubes

tubular
tubular steel.

shaped like a tube

tubular
The container is tubular in shape.

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