Translation of haul in Spanish:
- 1 (drag) the fishermen hauled in their netslos pescadores cobraron or recogieron las redesa tractor hauled the car out of the ditchun tractor sacó el coche de la cunetathey hauled up/down the sailizaron/arriaron la velahe was hauled along to all the parties by his wifesu mujer lo arrastraba a todas las fiestasshe was hauled out of bed at midnightla sacaron de la cama a medianoche
- 2 (Transport)Example sentences
- 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.
- 3 (Nautical)Example sentences
- 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.
- 1 (pull)to haul (
at/ onsomething)jalar ( dealgo) (Latin America exc Southern Cone)Example 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) a long haul(to success, victory) un camino largo y difícil(lit: long journey) un trayecto largoin o over the long/short haul (American English)a largo/corto plazoExample sentences1.2 (pull)
jalón (masculine) (Latin America exc Southern Cone)
- It was a long distance haul, not like a sprint, which is what we will be doing when we compete with our dogs in the Savoie Alps in January.
- What we have to do, is improve the railroads, to take the pressure off the air transport system, so short-haul, inter-city hauls, should be done by rail, not by air.
- Afterwards he loses his sight and from that day is plagued with hallucinations seeded with guilt and shame, the unspoken sense that his condition is a judgment, and his career a long, redemptive haul.
- 2 (catch)(of fish) redada (feminine)(of stolen goods) botín (masculine)she got a good haul of bargains/medalsconsiguió unas cuantas gangas/medallasExample sentences
- Officers were also criticised for not fully recording details of the weight or quantity of drug hauls or why they thought suspects possessed it.
- Thieves stole a huge haul of guitars and other instruments worth up to £6,000 from a Westcliff music store.
- GARDAÍ have seized more than €200,000 worth of illegal drugs in two hauls in counties Clare and Meath.
- These were huge fishing craft capable of picking up a thousand tonnes of fish in a single haul.
- Prawn vessels continued to catch fairly large hauls of prawns.
- But Mormon use of advanced methods to net large hauls of fish for pickling and shipment elsewhere had impoverished the Utes and made them resentful and ready for war.
- 1 (summon) I was hauled up before the court
me llevaron a juicioshe was hauled up before her boss
tuvo que ir a rendirle cuentas al jefehe was hauled up on a fraud charge
le entablaron juicio por fraude2 (reprimand) (British English)
llamarle la atención aI hauled him up about his manners a few times
le llamé varias veces la atención sobre sus modales
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