There are 2 main translations of bridge in Spanish

: bridge1bridge2

bridge1

puente, n.

Pronunciation /brɪdʒ//brɪdʒ/

noun

  • 1

    • 1.1

      puente masculine
      to build bridges tender un puente (de unión)

    • 1.2(on ship)

      puente (de mando) masculine

    • 1.3(of nose)

      caballete masculine

    • 1.4(of glasses)

      puente masculine

    • 1.5(of stringed instrument)

      puente masculine
      (with masculine article in the singular) alzaprima feminine

  • 2

    Dentistry
    puente masculine
  • 3

    Computing
    puente masculine
  • 4also bridge passage

    (linking section)
    puente masculine
  • 5

    (in billiards, snooker)
    soporte masculine

transitive verb

  • 1

    (road/river) tender un puente sobre
    (road/river) construir un puente sobre
    (differences) salvar
    • ‘I think he was one of the last people who bridged the gap between the old guys and the new guys’.
    • It's about bridging the gap between the genres.
    • The gap was bridged, and that was the genesis of my love of acting.
    • Borderlines vanish in this crossover event, which joins two genres of music bridging a three hundred year gulf.
    • Ties were also found covered with mortar bridging the cavity.
    • The theory of empirical ethics attempts to bridge this gap.
    • Enhancing style and expressing individualism is another reason why shoes have bridged the gap between the sexes.
    • Their authentic sound bridges the gap between the Jamaican countryside and downtown Montreal.
    • A new psychology initiative helps communities bridge racial and cultural differences.
    • Race, class, culture and geographic divides are bridged by both laughter and fearless treading on touchy subjects.
    • The gap should also be bridged between heads of departments and principals.
    • This article has attempted to show how the gap between educational theory and practice can be bridged.
    • They were engaged in trying to build a dyke to bridge the river, but the Egyptians managed to thwart that.
    • The World Asthma Day is an attempt to bridge the gap between the patient and physician.
    • ‘I saw a need and decided to bridge the generation gap,’ she said.
    • My general point is that the attempt to bridge that gap should be a necessary condition for all philosophizing.
    • Significant for bridging the two riverbanks of unequal height, its light steel structure has a delicate lace-like detail.
    • Differences on key issues could not be bridged.
    • Revisit the sound that lifted our spirits and bridged the gap between bubblegum pop and adult-oriented rock.
    • Lift and stair are provided, leading to the curved walkway above, which bridges the road.
    • The tour attempts to bridge gaps between college students and the native communities that exist very close to them.
    • A lot of Deaf people are today going into the mainstream, so sign-singing is a good way of bridging the gap.
    • It was not bridging the gulf that has grown between Europe and the U.S. since the end of the Cold War.
    • At a grassroots level, this is a great step towards bridging the gap of knowledge.

There are 2 main translations of bridge in Spanish

: bridge1bridge2

bridge2

bridge, n.

Pronunciation /brɪdʒ//brɪdʒ/

noun

  • 1

    (card game)
    bridge masculine
    contract bridge bridge-contrato masculine
    • bridge party reunión de bridge
    • bridge player jugador de bridge
    • When I did see the odd fellow bridge player, the first thing I asked them was if they had seen William.
    • He described the American Navy as a club for golfers and bridge players.
    • So instead, we played bridge and piquet the whole morning.
    • She worried that her standing - as a player who takes her bridge very seriously - might be diminished.
    • This is possible because of the trumping rule, which is different from that in whist or bridge.
    • Large numbers of bridge fans attend national tournaments featuring the top players.
    • He was known as a more than competent bridge player in the European Parliament.
    • The games can be doubled and redoubled as in bridge.
    • He was an active and knowledgeable gardener and he remained a highly competitive bridge player.
    • I learned this game from our interpreter, in exchange for teaching him bridge.
    • No offence to any bridge players out there, but they've got to be kidding me.
    • Even before then, variants of it were popular with bridge players in Denmark and Southern Sweden.
    • Later she became an enthusiastic and ruthless bridge player.
    • In his youth he was a keen tennis and bridge player; latterly his pride was his garden.
    • Outside medicine he became a first division bridge player, learnt to speak Spanish, and played golf and tennis.
    • There are no known performance-enhancing drugs for bridge.
    • He was always a keen golfer and bridge player.
    • He became one of the world's best bridge players, with a raft of teaching videos and CDs to his name.
    • Other popular leisure-time pursuits include chess, bingo, and bridge.
    • If you like trick-taking card games like hearts and bridge, a treasure awaits you in Mü and More.