Translation of ramp in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (slope) entrance o on ramp (American English)vía (feminine) de acceso (a una autopista)exit o off ramp (American English)vía (feminine) de salida (de una autopista)Example sentences1.2 (on ship, aircraft) (for passengers)
- Michelle rolled my wheelchair up the ramp on the stage, and I got to the microphone.
- The temple rises from the valley floor in three colonnaded terraces connected by ramps.
- They would also like to see the playground levelled and a ramp installed.
rampa (feminine)Example sentences1.3 (platform) 1.4 (hump)
(British English)speed ramp → speed bump
- I stumbled up the boarding ramp and entered the code sequence that would open the main hatch for me.
- There was no flying, of course, as the ramps, runways and aircraft were also ice covered.
- They hoist their bags on to the ramp, step up into the back of the aircraft and pass their bags forward to the cargo hold.
desnivel (masculine)Example sentences
- Paddy O'Callaghan said that adults and children were crossing the road on a speed ramp.
- Controversial speed ramps at the Woodstock Service Station in Athy will be lowered.
- If we cannot control this, we're going to have to have ramps on all the roads.
- (British English) [colloquial]
- Share ramping is an evil and insidious force within any economy.
- The web may be the future for our finances, but it's also prey for a new, illegal craze, share ramping.
- What's more, their wide spreads makes dealing in penny shares expensive, plus their prices are notoriously volatile and susceptible to ramping.
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