lastre translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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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.
Compensaremos el lastre hasta volver a puerto. We'll compensate with seawater ballast till we get back to port.
Dicha comitología supone un enorme lastre, también en este programa. Comitology really is a huge liability, as it is to this programme.
Me convertí en lastre cuando te hablé anoche. - I became a liability when I called you last night.
Iré arriba a revisar el lastre. I'm going upstairs to check the ballast.
Lleva las redes como lastre al alcázar. Get the nets as ballast to the quarter deck, Jim.
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