Translation of "crash-land" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈkræʃ.lænd/ us

to land an aircraft suddenly because of an emergency, sometimes resulting in serious damage or injuries

aterrizar de emergencia, hacer un aterrizaje de emergencia
The jet crash-landed and burst into flames.
crash-landing noun uk /ˈkræʃ.læn.dɪŋ/ us

aterrizaje de emergencia
The pilot attempted a crash-landing on the beach.

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