"bombardear" English translation

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"bombardear" in English

ES bombardear
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[bombardeando|bombardeado] {verb}

1. general

bombardear

2. military

bombardear
bombardear (also: batir)
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to pound [pounded|pounded] {v.t.} (defenses)
bombardear
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to shell {v.t.} (position, troops, city)
Resulta curioso que Hamás haya bombardeado incluso el paso fronterizo de Khani.
Bizarrely, Hamas has even been shelling the border crossing at Khani.
La orquesta ensayaba mientras se bombardeaba la ciudad, y el festival de invierno lleno de artes y cultura continuaba.
The orchestra rehearsed while the city was being shelled, and the winter festival full of arts and culture continued.
Ello no es excusa para bombardear objetivos civiles, pero lo enmarca en un contexto y pone de manifiesto quiénes son los responsables.
This does not excuse the shelling of civilian targets, but it does put it into context and shows where the blame lies.
bombardear
Resulta curioso que Hamás haya bombardeado incluso el paso fronterizo de Khani.
Bizarrely, Hamas has even been shelling the border crossing at Khani.
La orquesta ensayaba mientras se bombardeaba la ciudad, y el festival de invierno lleno de artes y cultura continuaba.
The orchestra rehearsed while the city was being shelled, and the winter festival full of arts and culture continued.
Ello no es excusa para bombardear objetivos civiles, pero lo enmarca en un contexto y pone de manifiesto quiénes son los responsables.
This does not excuse the shelling of civilian targets, but it does put it into context and shows where the blame lies.
bombardear
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to strafe {v.t.} (troops, airfield)
Quizá deberíamos reflexionar sobre lo que sucedió al Presidente Allende, presidente legalmente elegido de Chile, cuyo palacio presidencial fue atacado y bombardeado por las fuerzas aéreas chilenas.
Perhaps we should reflect on what happened to President Allende, the legally elected President of Chile, whose palace was strafed and bombed by the Chilean airforce.

3. meteorology

bombardear
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to seed {v.t.} (cloud)

Synonyms (Spanish) for "bombardear":

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Context sentences for "bombardear" in English

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SpanishVamos a bombardear para reforzar al Sr. Milosevic, para reforzar su régimen.
We are going to launch missiles which will simply strengthen Mr Milosevic's regime.
SpanishYa ven; se puede bombardear Belgrado, pero no Moscú, Pekín o Ankara.
You see, Belgrade can be bombed, but not Moscow, Beijing or Ankara.
SpanishHace casi exactamente cinco años, la OTAN comenzó a bombardear Yugoslavia sin una declaración de guerra.
Almost exactly five years ago, NATO began bombing Yugoslavia without declaring war.
SpanishNo lo sé, pero no se puede bombardear una ciudad de noche.
I do not know, but a town cannot be bombed at night.
SpanishCreo que no se debe bombardear una ciudad de noche.
I believe that a town should not be bombed at night.
SpanishCuando deje de bombardear Bagdad puede que tenga un momento para echar un vistazo a esta resolución y a este informe.
When he takes a moment off from bombing Baghdad, he might care to look at this resolution and report.
SpanishBombardear de nuevo Iraq sería un asesinato masivo.
Another bombing of Iraq would be mass murder.
SpanishSin embargo, nadie sugiere que debamos bombardear esos Estados miembros, incluso el propio país del Sr.
Nevertheless, no one is suggesting that we should simply be bombing those Member States, including Mr Marchiani's own country.
SpanishSobre todo, mis corresponsales me dicen que están hartos de la manía de la UE de bombardear al consumidor con información.
Above all, my correspondents tell me that they are fed up with the EU's mania for bombarding the consumer with information.
SpanishEscrita en esta pancarta rezaba la siguiente frase:« Bombardear por la paz es como hacer el amor por la virginidad».
Emblazoned on this banner was a text to the effect that making war to preserve peace is like making love to preserve your virginity.
SpanishEscrita en esta pancarta rezaba la siguiente frase: «Bombardear por la paz es como hacer el amor por la virginidad».
Emblazoned on this banner was a text to the effect that making war to preserve peace is like making love to preserve your virginity.
SpanishEllo no es excusa para bombardear objetivos civiles, pero lo enmarca en un contexto y pone de manifiesto quiénes son los responsables.
This does not excuse the shelling of civilian targets, but it does put it into context and shows where the blame lies.
SpanishPor ejemplo, los acuerdos del Consejo de Europa prohiben rotundamente a los estados asesinar y bombardear a sus propios ciudadanos.
For example, the European Council's agreements strictly prohibit countries from murdering and bombing their own nationals.
SpanishPor ejemplo, los acuerdos del Consejo de Europa prohiben rotundamente a los estados asesinar y bombardear a sus propios ciudadanos.
For example, the European Council' s agreements strictly prohibit countries from murdering and bombing their own nationals.
SpanishLa OTAN, al bombardear a Serbia, despreciando su soberanía y las propias normas de las Naciones Unidas, instaura la ley de la jungla.
By bombing Serbia, in contempt of its sovereignty and of the rules of the UN, NATO is establishing the law of the jungle.
Spanishlos empezaron a bombardear
SpanishAl bombardear las ciudades y las localidades en Chechenia, el Ejército ruso está haciendo lo que hace algunos meses hicieron los ejércitos occidentales, al bombardear Serbia y Kosovo.
In bombing the towns and villages of Chechnya, the Russian army is doing what the Western armies did a few months ago in bombing Kosovo and Serbia.
SpanishNo puedo dejar de recordar cuán fácil fue para los países de la OTAN y para muchos Estados miembros comunitarios encontrar dinero, entonces se debía bombardear la antigua Yugoslavia.
I cannot refrain from reminding you how easy it was for the NATO countries and many EU Member States to find money at the time when the former Yugoslavia was to be bombed.