There are 2 translations of slope in Spanish:

slope1

Pronunciation: /sləʊp/

n

  • 1 countable/numerable 1.1 (sloping ground) cuesta (f), pendiente (f), gradiente (f) (Latin America/América Latina) a steep/gentle slope una cuesta empinada/poco pronunciada the slippery slope gambling set her on the slippery slope to ruin el juego fue su perdición they are on the slippery slope to bankruptcy van camino de la bancarrota
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    • Before my gaze was a misty, lush forest, falling away in steep slopes and verdant levels to a hidden valley below.
    • The engineers prepared a mesh surface on the southeast slope to enable equipment to be winched to the top of the hill.
    • Cromarty indicated that was not his intention, but that his intention was that the entire surface have a gentle slope towards the center where the water would then drain to the catch basin.
    1.2 (of mountain) ladera (f), falda (f)
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    • Down and down, we went, like a wild ride through a city alley, block after block, with windswept, rocky mountain slopes on either side.
    • It just stays on the valley floor, sometimes crossing snow bridges to avoid side hills and obvious avalanche slopes.
    • Skiers will only be allowed access to the downhill skiing slopes, while non-skiing visitors will be confined to the Ptarmigan centre.
    1.3 (for skiing) pista (f) de esquí, cancha (f) de esquí (Southern Cone/Cono Sur)
  • 2 countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable (incline, angle) pendiente (f), inclinación (f) holding a rifle at the slope (British English/inglés británico) con el rifle al hombro
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    • We chose to do our dendrochronological work with pitch pine and Virginia pine to increase our chances of detecting site differences at the two slope positions.
    • The interaction between branch position and sapling height was used to test for differences in slopes among branches in different positions.
    • The slopes between eye position and interaural sound pressure level ratios were not different from zero.

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There are 2 translations of slope in Spanish:

slope2

vi

  • her handwriting slopes backward/forward tiene la letra inclinada hacia atrás/adelante the ground slopes away on either side of the road hay una pendiente a ambos lados de la carretera the road begins to slope downward el camino empieza a descender

vt

  • [road] construir* en declive slope arms! (British English/inglés británico) [Military/Militar] ¡armas al hombro!
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    • The land on either side of the road sloped down and away, giving way to rows of trees on both sides, and a healthy expanse of grass.
    • Mr. Garbutt acknowledged that the brick ties should have been at an absolute minimum horizontal but preferably sloped down at an angle from the block to the brick.
    • Orlan studied the left wall, which was the largest since the ceiling sloped down to the right side of the room, evidently having occurred because of pressure from above.

Phrasal verbs

slope off

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico)

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