Translation of close-down in Spanish:


cierre, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkləʊzdaʊn/


  • 1

    (of factory)
    cierre masculine
    • With at least two mills faced with a full week's close-down at Easter, 1,500 cotton workers may have to take an extended holiday.
    • The effect of a combined strike would mean a total close-down.
    • If we are to reduce to a minimum the number of weekend closures, we need to make the most of the night-time close-down.
    • He said trading had resumed at the beginning of the month after a five-week liquidation close-down.
    • In the event of close-down, the plants can only resume production when a continuous and secure supply of beet is guaranteed.
    • But he said management offered no other solution but a complete close-down.
    • Only about a dozen employees are affected by the close-down, and most of them have been fixed up with other jobs.
    • This work should have been done during the summer school close-down, when traffic was at a minimum and the weather would have been nice enough to walk to Westhoughton.
    • Be aware that without forward planning the Christmas close-down period can delay payment to your firm by more than 28 days.
    • But now we have it here and they will have to go into close-down mode.
  • 2British

    Television Radio
    cierre (de la programación) masculine