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American English: /məˈrin/
British English: /məˈriːn/

Translation of marine in Spanish:


  • 1.1
    also: Marine
    (Military) the Marines
    (in US)
    los marines
    you can tell that to the marines! [colloquial]
    ¡a otro perro con ese hueso! [colloquial]
    1.2 (fleet) See examples: the merchant o mercantile marine
    la marina mercante
    Example sentences
    • Men who are recently out of the army or marines are favored to play hostile gunmen.
    • Seven other marines from 3 Commando Brigade and four American soldiers also died.
    • I went to live with my aunt's dad, who was a drill sergeant in the marines, and he tried to turn me into a soldier.

adjective (before noun)

  • 1.1
    del mar
    Example sentences
    • After a period of teaching, he arrived in Wales in 1959 to study marine biology and bio-chemistry.
    • That included studying marine biology at university and even becoming an actor for a few years, which established his love of the theatre.
    • Whale Study Week includes boat trips as well as classes in whale biology and general marine ecology.
    Example sentences
    • No one was injured and there just happened to be a qualified marine repairman on the dock when we put the boat into its slip.
    • As almost everyone knows, Trinidad is the place to have marine parts shipped in.
    • The same procedure is used when placing calls via the marine operator to shoreside telephones.

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