There are 3 translations of bolt in Spanish:

bolt1

Pronunciation: /bəʊlt/

n

  • 4 (dash) to make a bolt for sth they made a bolt for freedom se escaparon I made a bolt for the door corrí or me lancé hacia la puerta

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of bolt in Spanish:

bolt2

vt

  • 1 (fasten with bolt) atornillar, sujetar con un tornillo or perno the tables are bolted to the floor las mesas están sujetas con pernos al suelo or están atornilladas al suelo
  • 2 [door/window] echarle el pestillo or el pasador or el cerrojo a the doors were locked and bolted las puertas estaban cerradas con llave y tenían echado el cerrojo

vi

  • 1 [horse] desbocarse*; [person] echar a correr, salir* corriendo or disparado he bolted for the door echó a correr or salió corriendo hacia la puerta
  • 2 [Hort] producir* flores y semillas antes de tiempo

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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of bolt in Spanish:

bolt3

adv

  • bolt upright muy erguido, erguido, tieso he suddenly sat bolt upright in bed se irguió de repente en la cama

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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.