Translation of "perforate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈpɜː.fər.eɪt/ us /ˈpɝː.fə.reɪt/

to make a hole or holes in something

He suffered from bruises and a perforated eardrum in the accident.

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


verb /ˈpəːfəreit/

to make a hole or holes in, especially a line of small holes in paper, so that it may be torn easily

Sheets of postage stamps are perforated.
perforated adjective

a perforated teabag.
perforation noun

a small hole, or a number or line of small holes, made in a sheet of paper etc

The purpose of the perforation(s) is to make the paper easier to tear.

the act of perforating or being perforated.

perforación; perforado

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