There are 2 translations of flank in Spanish:

flank1

Pronunciation: /flæŋk/

n

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Cultural fact of the day

In Mexico, today is Conmemoración de la Proclamación de la Independencia. Throughout the country, at 11 o'clock at night, there is a communal shout, El Grito, in memory of Padre Hidalgo's cry of independence from the Spanish in the town of Dolores.

There are 2 translations of flank in Spanish:

flank2

vt

  • 1.1 (be at either side of) (often passive/frecuentemente en voz pasiva) flanquear
    More example sentences
    • It is well lit by two large windows and has as its focal point a marble fireplace flanked by built-in shelving units.
    • The fireplace is flanked by fitted floor-to-ceiling bookshelves.
    • Central to the transformation was the creation of an inviting sitting area oriented toward a new gas fireplace flanked by tall bookshelves.
    1.2 [Military/Militar] flanquear
    More example sentences
    • We sat around the kitchen table and planned out our strategy, various frontal attacks and flanking maneuvers we could make were considered.
    • Suddenly, two Rebel batteries flanked the attacking Union troops and opened fire upon their exposed rear flank.
    • The second fighter's attack you, Tice and his five-fighter squadron will flank from behind and intercept.
    1.3
    (flanking present participle/participio presente)
    [Military/Militar] [movement/fire] de flanqueo

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Word of the day insensible
adj
insensitive …
Cultural fact of the day

In Mexico, today is Conmemoración de la Proclamación de la Independencia. Throughout the country, at 11 o'clock at night, there is a communal shout, El Grito, in memory of Padre Hidalgo's cry of independence from the Spanish in the town of Dolores.