Translation of "trunk" - English-Spanish dictionary

trunk

noun uk /trʌŋk/

the thick stem of a tree that the branches grow from

tronco

US (UK boot) a closed space at the back of a car where you can store things

maletero

the long nose of an elephant

trompa
trunks [ plural ] (also swimming trunks)

a piece of clothing that boys and men wear for swimming

bañador

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

trunk

noun /traŋk/

the main stem (of a tree)

tronco
The trunk of this tree is five metres thick.

a large box or chest for packing or keeping clothes etc in

baúl
He packed his trunk and sent it to Canada by sea.

an elephant’s long nose

trompa
The elephant sucked up water into its trunk.

the body (not including the head, arms and legs) of a person (and certain animals)

tronco
He had a powerful trunk, but thin arms.

( American) a boot (of a car)

maletero
Put your baggage in the trunk.
trunks noun plural

short trousers or pants worn by boys or men, especially the type used for swimming

traje de baño (de hombre)
swimming trunks
He wore only a pair of bathing trunks.

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