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Spanish translation of 'boulder'

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[ˈbəʊldəʳ ]
canto m rodado

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Example Sentences Including 'boulder'

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So he put his cloth on a huge boulder by the men's bathing section and waded in.
Clerk, Jayana & Siegel, Ruth Modern Literatures of the Non-Western World: Where the Waters Are Born (1995)
As we came to the bottom of the dip, we found the body of the bear behind a big boulder.
Edward Beauclerk Maurice THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)
The floor was bare earth with the larger and looser boulders removed.
Brian Thompson DEVASTATING EDEN: The Search for Utopia in America (2004)
It just got unbalanced by a big boulder called Iraq.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Much of the climb is over small and large boulders.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
No one could work out who seemed to be made out of two huge boulders.
The Sun (2008)
The barricade of giant ice boulders reared up ahead of us.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The escape route then passed through large boulders and up a steep hillside.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It shall be a very large boulder.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The granite is reduced to heaps of reddish rounded boulders.
Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)

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'boulder' in Other Languages

British English: boulder NOUN
A boulder is a large rounded rock.
It is thought that the train hit a boulder.
  • American English: boulder
  • Brazilian Portuguese: pedregulho
  • Chinese: 圆形巨石
  • European Spanish: canto rodado
  • French: gros rocher
  • German: Felsblock
  • Italian: massotondeggiante
  • Japanese: 大きな丸石
  • Korean: 바위
  • European Portuguese: pedregulho
  • Spanish: canto rodado


Translation of boulder from the Collins English to Spanish
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