Translation of "toll" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /təʊl/ us /toʊl/

a small amount of money that you have to pay to use a road, cross a bridge, etc.

Tolls are now collected electronically on most motorways.

US the money a long-distance phone call costs

tarifa interurbana
Is Bayonne a toll call (= a more expensive phone call) from New York?

A [ no plural ] suffering, deaths, or damage

precio, daño, número de víctimas
Independent sources say that the death toll from the earthquake runs into thousands.


verb uk /təʊl/ us /toʊl/

to (cause a large bell to) ring slowly and repeatedly

tañer, tocar
In the distance, a church bell tolled the hour (= showed the time by ringing).

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


verb /təul/

to ring (a bell) slowly

tañer, doblar
The church bell tolled solemnly.

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