- 1 1.1trolley (bus) trolebús (masculine) 1.2trolley (car) (American English/inglés norteamericano) tranvía (masculine) 1.3 [Electricity/Electricidad] trole (masculine) (before noun/delante del nombre) trolley pole trole (masculine)More example sentences
- In later years, the tarries were electrified, and poles held the trolley wire.
- They also had to replace the trolley pole when it escaped from the overhead wire.
- 2 (British English/inglés británico) (for food, drink) carrito (m), mesa (f) rodante; (at station, airport, in supermarket) carro (m), carrito (m); (in mine) vagoneta (f) to be off one's trolley (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] estar* chiflado [colloquial/familiar], estar* mal de la cabezaMore example sentences
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- The group's services range from treatments to harden metals for aero-engines to providing the shine on metals used in supermarket trolleys.
- We pay for trolleys in airports and supermarkets, and for parking we either scratch a permit, ‘pay and display’ or ‘park and ride’.
- Supermarket trolleys and burned-out cars replaced the brightly coloured barges that once proudly carried grain, coal, wool, salt and timber.
- Without missing a beat, another aide approached the table, wheeling a trolley heaped with food.
- One businessman was told there were too many people on board and they could not wheel trolleys with hot drinks as it was a safety hazard.
- Satine turns to a trolley with food and drink on it, and picks up a bottle of Champagne from the ice bucket.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.