Translation of "winch" - English-Spanish dictionary

winch

noun uk /wɪntʃ/ us also windlass

a machine that lifts heavy objects by turning a chain or rope around a tube-shaped device

cabrestante, torno
winch verb uk us

levantar con un cabrestante, torno
Two helicopters winched the passengers to safety from the deck of the ship.

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

winch

noun /wintʃ/

a type of powerful machine for hoisting or hauling heavy loads.

torno

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