Translation of "pit" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /pɪt/ us /pɪt/

a large hole that has been dug in the ground


US UK stone a large, hard seed that grows inside some types of fruits and vegetables

hueso, semilla

a place where coal is dug out from under the ground


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


noun /pit/

a large hole in the ground

hoyo, foso, fosa
The campers dug a pit for their rubbish.

a place from which minerals are dug, especially a coal-mine

mina, pozo
a chalk-pit
He works at/down the pit.

a place beside a motor race track for repairing and refuelling racing cars

The leading car has gone into the pit(s).
pitfall noun

a possible danger

dificultad, escollo
She has managed to avoid most of the pitfalls of life.

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