Translation of dredger in Spanish:


draga, n.

Pronunciation /ˈdrɛdʒə//ˈdrɛdʒər/


  • 1

    • 1.1(machine)

      draga feminine

    • 1.2(vessel)

      dragador masculine
      draga feminine
      • The Lord Cochrane, one of five dredgers used in the area during WW2, was sunk in 1950.
      • The dredger and the barges are close to the beach.
      • They were used to repair large ocean-going liners, tugs and dredgers over the years.
      • Ferry bosses have praised the eight-month jail sentence handed down to the captain of a dredger that smashed into the pier.
      • A report into the tragic sinking of the scallop dredger two years ago will be sent to the Isle of Man's Attorney-General shortly.
      • Other displays around the base featured merchant marine activities - from dredgers to cruise liners - diving past and present, the fishing industry, marine sport, traditional skills and the environment.
      • Later in the morning the air sea rescue helicopter arrived at the scene, responding to the mussel dredger's satellite emergency beacon.
      • This shipyard has been chosen by the owners of three Irish mussel dredgers to build their new vessels.
      • The contract, which could bring skilled jobs to the area for two years, is to supply dredgers, tugs and barges to the Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority for use on the country's river roads.
      • Historically, ports tended to have a dedicated dredger or fleet of dredgers to carry out the work required.
      • He pointed out that the dredger was a slow ship and could only sail with the tide.

  • 2British

    (for sugar, flour)
    espolvoreador masculine