There are 2 translations of reel in Spanish:

reel1

Pronunciation: /riːl/

n

  • 2 (dance)baile de origen escocés

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In Santiago, Chile, there are almost a dozen newspapers. The most important dailies are El Mercurio (www.elmercurio.cl), founded in 1900, La Nación, and La Tercera (www.tercera.cl).

There are 2 translations of reel in Spanish:

reel2

vi

  • 1 1.1 (move unsteadily) tambalearse he came reeling out of the room salió de la habitación tambaleándose or dando tumbos she reeled back from the blow el golpe la echó hacia atrás 1.2 (feel impact) they were still reeling from the last price rise todavía no se habían recuperado del impacto de la última subida de precios 1.3
    (reeling pres p)
    [motion/gait] tambaleante
  • 2 [room/walls] (move in circles) dar* vueltas my head was reeling todo me daba vueltas

Phrasal verbs

reel in

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[line] enrollar, recoger*; [fish] sacar* del agua enrollando el sedal

reel off

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
recitar de un tirón

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Word of the day ojota
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sandal …
Cultural fact of the day

In Santiago, Chile, there are almost a dozen newspapers. The most important dailies are El Mercurio (www.elmercurio.cl), founded in 1900, La Nación, and La Tercera (www.tercera.cl).