Translation of hoarding in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈhɔːrdɪŋ; ˈhɔːdɪŋ/


  • 1 u (anticipating a shortage) acaparamiento (m) hoarding is characteristic of many species of rodents el acumular provisiones es característico de muchas especies de roedores
  • 2 c (BrE) 2.1 (screen) valla (f), barda (f) (Méx) 2.2 (billboard) valla (f) publicitaria, barda (f) de anuncios (Méx)
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    • The hoardings display the London 2012 Candidate City logo with the words ‘Hounslow: Back the Bid’ underneath.
    • The plans were lodged by Braintree Methodist Church on the open land, which is enclosed by fencing and advertisement hoardings.
    • Turn right and follow the rim of the delightful Clashach Cove, whose story is displayed on an artistic hoarding.
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    • And, he says, we must learn from them in erecting hoardings.
    • Bromley is currently enlisting artists to submit 8ft x 12 ft artworks on a 170 ft length on the building-site style hoardings.
    • By definition, building site hoardings are rarely things of beauty.

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