Translation of haul in Spanish:
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1.1 (drag) the fishermen hauled in their nets los pescadores cobraron or recogieron las redes a tractor hauled the car out of the ditch un tractor sacó el coche de la cuneta they hauled up/down the sail izaron/arriaron la vela he was hauled along to all the parties by his wife su mujer lo arrastraba a todas las fiestas she was hauled out of bed at midnight la sacaron de la cama a medianoche 1.2 [Transport/Transporte] transportarExample sentences
Example sentences1.3 [Nautical/Náutica] halar, cobrar
- My first streetcar trip had one other close call, a sport-utility vehicle hauling a trailer that made a U-turn right in front of us.
- Police reported that the truck hauling two trailers - with a length measuring 22m - was travelling from Umtata when the driver was believed to have lost control.
- A truck hauling two trailers - with a total length measuring 22 metres - was travelling from Umtata when the driver is believed to have lost control.
- Carnegie needs at least five dump trucks to haul trash to the Imperial landfill.
- As the construction of the huge vessel approached completion, transport firms hauled the mountains of food to the site.
- They are usually used to haul heavy loads or carry cargoes.
- The waters of the Nile slipped beneath the hull and the boat hauled for the western shore.
- The ship hauled away from the dock and proceeded to Mare Island, California, in accordance with the orders of the Commander-in-Chief, Pacific Squadron.
- As the ship hauled out into the stream, her bow was swung by the tide downward, and her helm was put to the starboard.
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- 1.1 (pull) to haul (
at/ onsth) tirar ( dealgo), jalar ( dealgo) (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur) 1.2 [Nautical/Náutica] [wind] soplar por la amuraExample sentences
- By the end of this cycle I wind up with bins the Terminator would have trouble dragging down the driveway, but I dutifully haul them out in front of the wall and up onto the curb.
- We all hauled the bikes to the top of Mud Hill, mounted up, and raced for the bottom, the first past the tree being the winner.
- Upstairs in the offices above the injecting room, Nurse Andy hauls a suitcase out of the cupboard, heaves it onto the table, and opens it up.
- 1 1.1 (distance) [Transport/Transporte] recorrido (masculine), trayecto (masculine) a long haul (to success, victory) un camino largo y difícil (lit: long journey) un trayecto largo in o over the long/short haul (American English/inglés norteamericano) a largo/corto plazo 1.2 (pull) tirón (masculine), jalón (masculine) (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur)
haul offverb + adverb/verbo + adverbio (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] armarse de valor
haul upverb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento 1.1 (summon) I was hauled up before the court me llevaron a juicio she was hauled up before her boss tuvo que ir a rendirle cuentas al jefe he was hauled up on a fraud charge le entablaron juicio por fraude 1.2 (reprimand) (British English/inglés británico) llamarle la atención a I hauled him up about his manners a few times le llamé varias veces la atención sobre sus modales
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