There are 2 translations of tunnel in Spanish:

tunnel1

Pronunciation: /ˈtʌnl/

n

  • (for road, railway, canal) túnel (m); (in mine) galería (f), socavón (m)
    More example sentences
    • New roads and tunnels have been built and public transport modernised.
    • A bank of trees here or a cycleway there makes no odds if you're building two major new roads and a massive tunnel.
    • Drivers must now call the police immediately if their vehicles break down on elevated roads, tunnels and bridges across the Huangpu River.

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Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.

There are 2 translations of tunnel in Spanish:

tunnel2

vi ( (BrE) -ll-)

  • abrir* or hacer* un túnel

vt ( (BrE) -ll-)

  • [passage] abrir* they tunneled their way out of prison escaparon de la cárcel abriendo or haciendo un túnel
    More 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.

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Word of the day mandíbula
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jaw …
Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.