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fortress
American English: /ˈfɔrtrəs/
British English: /ˈfɔːtrɪs/

Translation of fortress in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • World War I saw the evolution of a new fortification setup combining field strongholds with fortresses.
    • City walls, towers, churches, and fortresses strongly connect Estonians to the past.
    • Most contemporary commanders used their troops in a slow, expensive, attritional warfare based on sieges of selected fortified cities or fortresses.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.