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grenade

Pronunciation: /grəˈneɪd/

Translation of grenade in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • granada (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Their unit was ambushed with bombs, grenades and petrol bombs, but the soldiers managed to escape their vehicle before it burned out.
    • At the moment they are still chucking stones, petrol bombs and grenades at us.
    • As the patrol drove off, two rocket-propelled grenades were launched from a house.

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