There are 2 translations of tunnel in Spanish:

tunnel1

Pronunciation: /ˈtʌnl/

n

  • (for road, railway, canal) túnel (m); (in mine) galería (f), socavón (m)
    More example sentences
    • New roads and tunnels have been built and public transport modernised.
    • A bank of trees here or a cycleway there makes no odds if you're building two major new roads and a massive tunnel.
    • Drivers must now call the police immediately if their vehicles break down on elevated roads, tunnels and bridges across the Huangpu River.

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

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.

There are 2 translations of tunnel in Spanish:

tunnel2

vi ( (British English/inglés británico) -ll-)

  • abrir* or hacer* un túnel

vt ( (British English/inglés británico) -ll-)

  • [passage] abrir* they tunneled their way out of prison escaparon de la cárcel abriendo or haciendo un túnel
    More example sentences
    • In recent years, badgers have tunnelled into 52 ancient monuments on Salisbury Plain.
    • Rescuers tunnelled into the wreckage taking great care to prevent further collapses.
    • They look to tunnel through corporate networks through mass emails.

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

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.