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clockwork
American English: /ˈklɑkˌwərk/
British English: /ˈklɒkwəːk/

Translation of clockwork in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • it's driven by clockwork
    funciona con un mecanismo de relojería
    the organization runs like clockwork
    la organización funciona como un reloj
    as regular as clockwork [colloquial]
    como un reloj [colloquial]
    (before noun) clockwork toy (esp British)
    juguete (masculine) de cuerda
    Example sentences
    • Of inventions which proved to have major significance, only the lens and clockwork travelled in the opposite direction, eastwards across Eurasia.
    • My mother was like the evil clockwork of some kind of villainous clock gone haywire.
    • Loves are lost, hearts are broken, games become mere clockwork, and his passion dies.
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