semáforo translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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semáforo

  
      sm  
1      (Aut)   traffic lights    pl     
  semáforo sonoro   pelican crossing
2      (Náut)   semaphore,   (Ferro)   signal
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
un semáforo en rojo exp.
a red light

Entry related to:rojo

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to go through a red light
exp.
shoot the lights
exp.
jump the lights
exp.
the street before the traffic lights
exp.
they ignore the traffic lights
exp.
they do not observe the traffic lights
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'semáforo' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
semáforo
exp.
el semáforo
exp.
un semáforo en rojo/verde/ámbar
exp.
el semáforo estaba en rojo
exp.
saltarse un semáforo en rojo
[US]
exp.
saltarse un semáforo en rojo
vi.
saltarse un semáforo en rojo
exp.
el semáforo está en rojo
exp.
saltarse un semáforo en rojo
[Auto]
exp.
saltarse el semáforo (en rojo)
[Auto]
"semáforo": examples and translations in context
Solo planeamos juntos la fiesta del semáforo. We just planned the traffic light party together.
Objetivo a 400 metros del semáforo. Target is 400 metres from the traffic light.
Cinco fumadores murieron entre semáforo y semáforo. Five people died from smoking between traffic lights.
Es como saltarse un semáforo rojo. It can be likened to driving through a set of red traffic lights.
Susan dijo que fue en un semáforo. Susan said it was a traffic stop.
Lo detuvieron en un semáforo hace seis semanas, - la cual está en Carver. He was pulled over at a traffic stop six weeks ago, and guess who was in the car with him.
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