There are 2 translations of raft in Spanish:

raft1

Pronunciation: /ræft; rɑːft/

n

  • 1 1.1 [Nautical/Náutica] balsa (f), almadía (f)
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    • It turned out that the chopper was homing in on the emergency locator beacon that activated when the raft was inflated.
    • They were taking down our coordinates every 15 minutes in case we got washed under and had to take the rubber raft and jump into our survival suits.
    • He and pilot Russell Phillips managed to survive 47 days on a rubber raft with no provisions amidst menacing swarms of sharks.
    1.2 (anchored off beach) plataforma (feminine)
  • 2 (large amount) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], montón (masculine) [colloquial/familiar], pila (feminine) (Latin America/América Latina) [colloquial/familiar] rafts of trouble montones or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) pilas de problemas [colloquial/familiar], la tira de problemas [colloquial/familiar]
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    • Introduced under the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 2001, the tickets cover a raft of minor public order and anti-social behaviour offences.
    • More than 50 employers take part in the Sharrow project which uses a raft of display boards in shops and libraries to advertise details of job opportunities.
    • The team has worked hard with police to secure a raft of anti-social behaviour orders in the last year.

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.

There are 2 translations of raft in Spanish:

raft2

vi

  • ir* en balsa

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.