There are 3 translations of ram in Spanish:

ram1

Pronunciation: /ræm/

n

  • 1 [Zool] carnero (m)
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    • Mr Watkinson, from Constable Burton, near Leyburn, won best male with his aged ram.
    • So a bellwether is the head ram with a bell hung around its neck.
    • Young rams fertilize ewes using coursing tactics, whose success is independent of their dominance rank.
  • 2 2.1 [Mech Eng] martillo (m) pilón, martinete (m) hydraulic ram martillo (m) or ariete (m) hidráulico 2.2
    (battering ram)
    ariete (m)
    2.3 (on ship) espolón (m)
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    • Its bronze ram could smash enemy ships and armed soldiers could leap aboard a foe's vessel in hand-to-hand combat with spears and swords.
    • The galley's major weapon was originally a ram on the water-line, used to hole enemy ships or to smash their oars.
    • The Virginia carried ten major guns (four in each broadside, one bow and one stern gun) and an iron ram.
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    • He says one man with a hoe ram on a Bobcat can break the same amount of concrete that two or three men could do with a jackhammer.
    • The high-speed tine rams push into the turf and then pull out quickly, leaving little or no scuffing at the top of the hole.
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    • Burnside Autocyl Ltd, Tullow is a European leader in the manufacture of hydraulic cylinders and rams.
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    • Grasp the press body with your left hand, then lower the ram by pulling the lever with your right.
    • The press consists of the die, a pressure cylinder, the ram, and a container which receives the preheated ingot, or billet, to be extruded.
    • This idea was developed in 1820 by Thomas Burr, who produced a hydraulic press with a mandrel attached to the ram.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of ram in Spanish:

ram2

vt (-mm-)

  • 1.1 (force) (+ adv compl) he rammed the stake into the ground hincó or clavó la estaca en la tierra he rammed his hands into his pockets se metió las manos con fuerza en los bolsillos don't ram the clothes into the drawer no aprietes la ropa en el cajón
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    • The raven shot down through the dark and rammed his beak into the sergeant's hat.
    • She pulled her sword close, and rammed the blade's tip into the ground with great force.
    • Swerving around, he then rammed them into the wall with all the force he could bear.
    1.2 (run into) embestir* contra he rammed his car into a tree estrelló el coche contra un árbol
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    • Taylor drove off and rammed head-on into a car driven by a pensioner before he managed to get away.
    • Never stop to argue a fine point with another driver who has just rammed into your stationary car at a red light.
    • In a matter of seconds my father had rammed into the car in front of us.

vi (-mm-)

  • to ram into sth/sb estrellarse or chocar* contra algo/algn

Phrasal verbs

ram home

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 [Mil] atacar*, apretar* 1.2 [point/message] hacer* entender

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of ram in Spanish:

RAM

n

  • 1.1 u /ræm/ [Comput]
    random access memory
    RAM (f) (before n) RAM chip chip (m) de RAM
    1.2 /ˈɑːreɪˈem/ (in (UK) )
    Royal Academy of Music

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.