Translation of beach in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /biːtʃ/


  • playa (feminine) pebble/sandy beach playa pedregosa/de arena we spent the day at the beach pasamos el día en la playa sitting on the beach sentado en la playa (before noun/delante del nombre) [house/party] en la playa
    More example sentences
    • Perhaps because of their preference for rocky shores, marine otters have never been found along the sandy beaches of the Atlantic Patagonian coasts.
    • Lazy summer days are made to be spent on the gravel flats and sandy beaches along Northern California's Russian River.
    • On the beach at Sandy Hook on the New Jersey shore one October there were hundreds of us assembled in the predawn hours, fishing for striped bass.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [boat] hacer* encallar, hacer* varar, hacer* embarrancar; [whale] hacer* embarrancar

Definition of beach in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day relevo
el relevo de la guardia = the changing of the guard …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a ración is a serving of food eaten in a bar or cafe, generally with a drink. Friends or relatives meet in a bar or cafe, order a number of raciones, and share them. Raciones tend to be larger and more elaborate than tapas. They may be: Spanish omelet, squid, octopus, cheese, ham, or chorizo, among others.