There are 2 translations of shuttle in Spanish:

shuttle1

Pronunciation: /ˈʃʌtl/

n

  • 1 [Textiles] (in loom, sewing machine) lanzadera (feminine)
    More example sentences
    • Different colored silks and metal threads have their own separate shuttles and are painstakingly worked backwards and forwards through the warps to create the complex design bands at each end of the textile.
    • Also on display on the cart are accessories once familiar to thousands of East Lancashire weavers - shuttles and pirns on which weft yarn was wound.
    • Not much later, she was settled into a comfortable rhythm, the shuttle darting in and out between the warp threads.
    More example sentences
    • Sara lowered her gaze to the tatting shuttle in her hand.
  • 2 2.1 [Aviation/Aviación] puente (masculine) aéreo; (bus, train service) servicio (masculine) (regular) de enlace I took the nine o'clock shuttle from Boston to New York tomé el puente aéreo de las nueve de Boston a Nueva York (before noun/delante del nombre) shuttle bus autobús (masculine) de enlace shuttle diplomacy diplomacia (feminine) al estilo Kissinger shuttle flight puente (masculine) aéreo shuttle service servicio (masculine) de enlace [Aviation/Aviación] puente (masculine) aéreo shuttle train tren (masculine) de enlace 2.2
    (space shuttle)
    transbordador (masculine) or lanzadera (feminine) espacial
    More example sentences
    • Paris has two airports, which both operate a regular shuttle bus service to the Disney resort, taking 45 minutes.
    • Free shuttle buses transport visitors between the two parks.
    • Volunteers who have official accreditation passes will be able to avail of free transport on the shuttle busses to the venues.
  • 3shuttlecock

Definition of shuttle in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day erizo
m
hedgehog …
Cultural fact of the day

The Cortes Generales is the Spanish Parliament, consisting of two houses, the lower house or Congreso de los Diputados and the upper house or Senado. It is a legislative body, approves state budgets, and exercises other powers relating to international treaties and agreements, the autonomous regions and appointments to posts in institutions such as the Tribunal Constitucional.

There are 2 translations of shuttle in Spanish:

shuttle2

vi

  • (by plane) volar* (regularmente); (by bus, train) viajar (regularmente) diplomats shuttled between Washington and Moscow los diplomáticos iban y venían entre Washington y Moscú to shuttle back and forth ir* y venir*, ir* de acá para allá
    More example sentences
    • Along with about two-dozen other bank employees being shuttled to work on a minibus, Shakir was waiting at the same checkpoint.
    • The ferries that used to shuttle area residents along the river stopped in the 1950s when a highway cut the neighborhood off from the waterfront.
    • Wind the clock forward half a millennia or so and Queen Elizabeth II wears the crown, and Hythe ferry is still shuttling passengers across Southampton Water.

vt

Definition of shuttle in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day erizo
m
hedgehog …
Cultural fact of the day

The Cortes Generales is the Spanish Parliament, consisting of two houses, the lower house or Congreso de los Diputados and the upper house or Senado. It is a legislative body, approves state budgets, and exercises other powers relating to international treaties and agreements, the autonomous regions and appointments to posts in institutions such as the Tribunal Constitucional.