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American English: /ˌhɛltərˈskɛltər/
British English: /ˌhɛltəˈskɛltə/

Translation of helter-skelter in Spanish:


  • (run/rush)
    a la desbandada
    Example sentences
    • Tell them that you feel friendship is undervalued in this helter-skelter crazy materialistic world.
    • Approaching this year's jamboree in Gloucestershire, he is riding better than ever at 34, having put the brakes on a helter-skelter lifestyle.
    • The stunningly modern helter-skelter overpasses seem rather incongruous with a melange of bikes and cars that follow a system of road safety entirely their own.



  • (British English)
    tobogán (en espiral) (masculine)
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