Translation of shellfire in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈʃelfaɪr; ˈʃelfaɪə(r)/


uncountable/no numerable
  • fuego (masculine) de artillería they came under shellfire los empezaron a bombardear

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In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.