Share this entry
American English: /ˈtənl/
British English: /ˈtʌn(ə)l/

Translation of tunnel in Spanish:


intransitive verb (British English) -ll-

  • abrir or hacer un túnel

transitive verb (British English) -ll-

  • (passage)
    they tunneled their way out of prison
    escaparon de la cárcel abriendo or haciendo un túnel
    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.
Definition of tunnel in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: