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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.
shoot the lights
exp.
to go through a red light
exp.
jump the lights
exp.
the street before the traffic lights
exp.
they do not observe the traffic lights
exp.
they ignore 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.
saltarse un semáforo en rojo
[US]
vi.
saltarse un semáforo en rojo
exp.
el semáforo está en rojo
exp.
el semáforo estaba en rojo
exp.
saltarse un semáforo en rojo
[Auto]
exp.
saltarse un semáforo en rojo
exp.
saltarse el semáforo (en rojo)
[Auto]
"semáforo": examples and translations in context
En el semáforo hubo un accidente. There was an accident at the traffic light.
Objetivo a 400 metros del semáforo. Target is 400 metres from the traffic light.
- Un problema con el semáforo. - Some problem with the traffic lights.
Apenas llegues al semáforo, gira a la derecha. After you get to the traffic lights, turn right.
No cruces la calle cuando el semáforo está en rojo. Don't cross the road while the signal is red.
- No se detuvo en la luz roja del semáforo. - You failed to stop at a red signal.
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