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lastre

  
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1      (Náut, Téc)   ballast  
en lastre        (Náut)   in ballast  
2    (=inconveniente)   burden
3    (=sentido común)   good sense, good judgment
4      (Cono Sur)  
**   (=comida)   grub *  , chow   (EEUU)   **  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
en lastre exp.
in ballast
[Naut.]

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exp.
to drop ballast
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"lastre": examples and translations in context
No podemos permitirnos vernos abrumados por este lastre ideológico. We cannot afford to keep on being weighed down by this ideological ballast.
Sin lastre, habría salido a flote. Without ballast, it would have floated back to the surface.
Señor, mientras Jack Bauer esté libre será nuestro lastre político. Sir, as long as Jack Bauer is free, he is our political liability.
Si está considerando terminar con nuestra alianza, es un gran lastre. If he's considering an end to our alliance, he's a major liability.
Sería un verdadero lastre para llevar. I'd be a real drag to carry.
Volverse mejor persona es un lastre. Becoming a better person is such a drag.
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