Translation of anchor in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 [Nautical/Náutica] ancla (feminine (with masculine article in the singular)) to be o lie o ride at anchor estar* anclado to cast o drop anchor echar anclas, anclar, fondear to weigh anchor levar anclas the ship was dragging its anchor el buque estaba garrando or garreando 1.2 (mainstay, support) sostén (masculine) hope/faith was his anchor la esperanza/fe fue su sostén or [literary/literario] su áncora de salvación
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