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ford
American English: /fɔrd/
British English: /fɔːd/

Translation of ford in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • You used to be able to drive across the ford at Watersplash Lane, but it had to be blocked off because cars kept getting stuck halfway across, and we had to get tractors out to pull them clear.
    • Competitors covering the ten-mile laps of course have to tackle hills, winding narrow tracks, fast forest roads and stream fords from 8pm on Saturday, September 20 until 8am the following day.
    • The history of Maastricht goes back to approximately 50 B.C., when the Romans built a settlement by the main road near a ford in the river.

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • I had a happy childhood in the classic English bourgeois fashion: I read voraciously, I explored expansive gardens, I dare say I even forded a stream or two.
    • The travelers forded the river and climbed the winding creekbed.
    • This route also involves crossing a high pass and fording a turbulent river, the Allt Cam in An Lairig.

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