brake

brake
breik
1. verb
(to slow down or stop: He braked (the car) suddenly.) frenar

2. noun
(often in plural) a device for doing this: He put on the brake(s). freno
brake1 n freno
the brake pedal el pedal del freno
brake2 vb frenar
the driver braked suddenly el conductor frenó de golpe
El gerundio de brake se escribe braking
brake
tr[breɪk]
noun
1 (estate car) furgoneta
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brake
tr[breɪk]
noun
1 freno
intransitive verb
1 frenar
the car skidded and the driver couldn't brake el coche derrapó y el conductor no pudo frenar
transitive verb
1 frenar, hacer frenar
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SMALLIDIOMATIC EXPRESSION/SMALL
to apply the brake / put on the brake frenar, echar el freno
to release the brake soltar el freno
to put a brake on something/somebody figurative use poner trabas a algo/alguien
back brake freno trasero
brake arm palanca del freno
brake axle árbol nombre masculino del freno
brake band cinta del freno
brake block pastilla de freno
brake disc disco del freno
brake drum tambor nombre masculino de freno
brake fluid líquido de freno
brake horsepower potencia al freno
brake lights luces nombre femenino plural de frenado
brake lining forro del freno
brake pedal pedal nombre masculino de freno
brake shaft árbol nombre masculino del freno
brake shoe zapata del freno
foot brake freno de pedal
front brake freno delantero
brake ['breɪk] v, braked ; braking : frenar
brake n
: freno m
brake
n.
amasadera s.f.
freno s.m.
grada s.f.
helecho s.m.
v.
enfrenar v.
frenar v.

I breɪk
noun
a) (on vehicle) freno m

to put the brakes o a brake on something — (colloq) poner* freno a algo; (before n)

brake lights — luces fpl de freno or de frenado

b) (handbrake) freno m de mano

to put on o apply the brake — poner* el freno de mano


II
intransitiveansitive verb frenar

I [breɪk]
1.
N (Aut etc) freno m

to put the brakes on — (Aut) frenar

to put the brakes on sth — (fig) poner freno a algo

2.
VI frenar
3.
VT frenar
4.
CPD

brake block N — pastilla f de frenos

brake cable N[of vehicle] cable m del freno

brake drum N — tambor m de freno

brake fluid N — líquido m de frenos

brake horsepower N — potencia f al freno

brake lever N — palanca f de freno

brake light N — luz f de freno

brake lining N — forro m or guarnición f del freno

brake pad N — pastilla f de frenos

brake pedal N — pedal m de freno

brake shoe N — zapata f del freno

brake van N(Brit) (Rail) furgón m de cola


II
[breɪk]
N (=vehicle) break m ; (=estate car) rubia f
III
[breɪk]
N (Bot) helecho m ; (=thicket) soto m
* * *

I [breɪk]
noun
a) (on vehicle) freno m

to put the brakes o a brake on something — (colloq) poner* freno a algo; (before n)

brake lights — luces fpl de freno or de frenado

b) (handbrake) freno m de mano

to put on o apply the brake — poner* el freno de mano


II
intransitive/transitive verb frenar

English-spanish dictionary. 2013.

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