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capsize

Pronunciation: /ˈkæpsaɪz; kæpˈsaɪz/

Translation of capsize in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • volcarse*; (right over) dar* una vuelta de campana

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • hacer* volcar; (right over) hacer* dar una vuelta de campana
    Example sentences
    • Officials say the migrants ended up in the water after their boat capsized.
    • Five more went missing when their boat capsized in the icy waters as they searched for the original group.
    • The boat capsized, tossing the three crew into the water as darkness fell.

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