"jalón" English translation

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"jalón" in English

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jalón {masculine}

volume_up
1. general
jalón (also: tirón, jalonazo, jalada)
to give it a good yank
jalón
volume_up
milestone {noun} (significant event)
Señor Presidente, felicito al ponente Florenz por este jalón en la política de medio ambiente.
Mr President, I wish to congratulate the rapporteur, Mr Florenz, on this milestone in environmental policy.
2. "en una media"
jalón (also: acarraladura)
volume_up
ladder {noun} [Brit.]
3. "mojón"
jalón (also: hito, mojón, jalón)
4. "en topografía"
5. "hito", poetic
jalón (also: hito, mojón, jalón)
6. "trago", colloquial
jalón (also: nene)
7. "tirón", South America
jalón (also: tirón, sondeo, halón, jalada)
I gave a pull on the rope
8. Mexico
jalón (also: enganchón, enganche)
volume_up
snag {noun} (in fabric, stocking)
9. Latin America
jalón (also: tirón)
volume_up
haul {noun} (pull)
jalón (also: tirón)
volume_up
heave {noun} (pull)
jalón (also: tirón)
volume_up
hitch {noun} (jerk)
jalón (also: tirón)
volume_up
twitch {noun} (pull)
to give sth a twitch
jalón (also: tirón)
volume_up
wrench {noun} (twist, pull)
10. "distancia", Mexico
jalón (also: distancia, trecho)

Synonyms (Spanish) for "jalón":

jalón

Context sentences for "jalón" in English

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Spanishabrió la cortina de un jalón
Spanishme robaron la maleta de un jalón
SpanishPor eso, creo que el objetivo de la zona de libre cambio para 2010 debe ser, más que un objetivo de llegada, un jalón para continuar, que debe verse completado con otras muchas cosas.
I therefore believe that the objective of a free trade area by 2010, rather than being a final objective, must be a stepping stone from which to move forward, and many other things must be added.