"bidón" English translation

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"bidón" in English

ES bidón
volume_up
{masculine}

1. general

bidón
volume_up
drum {noun} (container)
Cada semana se recogía en los establecimientos un bidón de 25 litros de aceite residual y el jefe de cocina recibía a cambio cinco libras esterlinas, con cargo a la economía sumergida.
Every week a 25 litre drum was taken away and the chef was given GBP 5, part of the black economy.
bidón
bidón

2. "barril"

bidón (also: barril, barrica, cuba, cuñete)
volume_up
barrel {noun}

3. "para gasolina, agua"

bidón (also: envase, lata, bombona)
volume_up
can {noun}
a 4 gallon gasoline can
Hemos visto a personas saqueando y a otras partiendo con bidones en la cabeza en busca de gasolina.
We have seen people looting and others leaving with jerry cans on their heads, going in search of petrol.

4. industry

bidón (also: tambor)
volume_up
carboy {noun}

Synonyms (Spanish) for "bidón":

bidón