There are 2 translations of soldier in Spanish:

soldier1

Pronunciation: /ˈsəʊldʒər; ˈsəʊldʒə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 soldado (mf); (officer) militar (mf) an old soldier un excombatiente old soldiers never die [set phrase] los viejos soldados nunca mueren be a brave little soldier pórtate como un valiente to be a good soldier (AmE) ser* leal y disciplinado a soldier of fortune un mercenario to play (at) soldiers jugar* a la guerra tin soldier soldadito (m) de plomo
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    • As an enlisted soldier, he served in every leadership position up to the position of First Sergeant.
    • He thus avoided serving as a soldier, or ‘cannon fodder,’ as he would later put it.
    • Keitel, a professional soldier, served as an artillery officer on the Western Front during the First World War and then as a staff officer.
    1.2 [Zool] soldado (m)
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    • Soldiers resemble worker termites, except that they have enlarged brownish heads and strong, well-developed jaws.
    • Termites have a strict caste system, which consists of worker termites, soldiers, winged reproductive termites, a queen termite, and a king termite.
    • When these ants sense a possible threat, they increase the ratio of soldiers to workers in their colonies, report Luc Passera of Paul Sabatier University in Toulouse, France, and his colleagues.
    1.3 (BrE) [Culin] [colloquial/familiar] soldierstrozos de pan tostado que se comen con huevos pasados por agua

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of soldier in Spanish:

soldier2

vi

  • [literario/literary] servir* como soldado

Phrasal verbs

soldier on

v + adv (BrE)
[colloquial/familiar] seguir* al pie del cañón or en la brecha to soldier on with sth seguir* adelante con algo, seguir* dándole a algo [familiar/colloquial]

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Word of the day lámpara
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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.