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American English: /lɔft/
, /lɑft/
British English: /lɒft/

Translation of loft in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (attic) (British) loft ladder
    escalera (feminine) del desván ( or de la buhardilla etc. )
    Example sentences
    • Graham spent the bulk of his day today sorting out the junk in the garage, creating a boarded storage loft in the roof space, and separating out a couple of loads of rubbish to go to the recycling centre tomorrow.
    • Beyond the ground floor, however, the transformation of the office building into lofts has taken a controversial turn.
    • In the rear of a house just half a block away from my house, there was a three-garage outbuilding with storage lofts above each garage.
    also: hay loft
    1.3 (US) (in warehouse)
    loft (masculine) (espacio comercial convertido en residencia)
    Example sentences
    • That space consists largely of residential blocks and light industrial space and warehousing easily converted to lofts, on the eastern side of the city.
    • In recent years, developers had considered converting the building into lofts, but a deal did not materialize.
    • She raved about how she could convert the factory space into a fabulous loft for herself.
    1.4 (elevated area) choir/organ loft
    galería (feminine) del coro/órgano
    Example sentences
    • Other getaway realms include the loft and the lower level.

transitive verb

  • (ball)
    lanzar por lo alto
    Example sentences
    • A boundary was more likely than a three and Giles came down the wicket and tried to loft the ball over the in-field on the leg-side.
    • The first was to loft the ball over the bar for one of the finest points he has ever scored and probably the most important.
    • A coach lofts the ball at the rim to simulate an errant shot, and the drill is on.
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