Translation of bullet in Spanish:
- I got the bullet (British English) [colloquial]to bite the bulletthe time has come to bite the bullet and tell herme pusieron de patitas en la calle [colloquial]the government is loath to bite the bullet of devaluationha llegado el momento de hacer de tripas corazón y decírseloto sweat bullets (American English) [colloquial]el gobierno se resiste a decidirse a devaluar(before noun) bullet holesudar horrores [colloquial]bullet woundagujero (masculine) de balaherida (feminine) de balaExample sentences
- She said authorities also found in the car automatic rifles, bullet cartridges, plastic explosives and other materials.
- What I didn't know at the time was that these rifles fired bullets of the alkali metal potassium at the rate of three thousand rounds per minute.
- Among the ammunition were shotgun cartridges and dum-dum bullets.
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