Translation of dell in Spanish:


hondonada, n.

Pronunciation /dɛl//dɛl/



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    hondonada feminine
    • I called the fairy dell, not noticing the strangeness
    • There is a mystic beauty lurking in its vales and dells, which lifts the soul above the realms of time and space, and makes the beholder sense the presence of the divine.
    • They were swooping along above a thousand darkened dells, and Kymenos could have chosen any of them to hide in.
    • We've ridden down a narrow dell to the edge of an aspen-ringed meadow, where a quarter-mile of sunstruck pasture beckons.
    • They ran through the city, carrying power through what use to be forests and peaceful dells.
    • I could hear the milk-maids' buckets clatter, the cows lowing in the dell, and the indentured servant boy's tortured cries as he was being flogged.
    • There was much talk of shady dells with dappled sunlight, satin sheets and rose petals, fluffy bunnies, tissues, anything that might make the deal sound sweet to both parties.