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hawser
American English: /ˈhɔzər/
British English: /ˈhɔːzə/

Translation of hawser in Spanish:

noun

  • cabo (masculine) grueso
    guindaleza (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Many of the ship's 625 passengers peered at the spectacle below, as the ship was moored along the pier and held by thick hawsers.
    • Fortunately, her dogs were tied to a tree by what appeared to be old tug hawsers.
    • The captain and his crew abandoned ship in the boats and ran a hawser to anchor the Shuna's bow to the shore.

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