Translation of juggernaut in Spanish:


gigante, n.

Pronunciation /ˈdʒəɡərˌnɔt//ˈdʒʌɡənɔːt/


  • 1

    (moving force)
    gigante masculine
    • People round the world look at the US and see a powerful, war-hungry juggernaut.
    • The corporate juggernauts remain untoppled, the patriarchy is restored.
    • Tan explores growing unease about the power of brands and of corporate juggernauts.
    • If everyone believes you're a political juggernaut, the theory goes, then you will become a political juggernaut.
    • Yet the sheer size of the Asian juggernauts and the prospect of them indiscriminately swallowing global resources scare economic planners and consumers alike.
    • He described the development, which could start as early as 2007, as ‘a huge juggernaut heading this way’.
    • No third parties stand a chance against the two juggernauts.
    • In Britain, at least, stupidity seems to be an unstoppable juggernaut.
    • Now that I know how to make the camera phone work, I am going to be an unstoppable juggernaut of stupid pictures.
    • The two economic juggernauts justified their outright rejection of the proposal by citing past token concessions.
    • The juggernauts of consumerism and affluenza are upon us and we need to start somewhere now.
    • By saying no, the French and Dutch certainly slowed the European juggernaut.
    • They continue to resist the corporate juggernauts that routinely flatten talent into the pap of pop.
    • I never thought about it as a juggernaut, and I never thought about it as my career.
    • It took Dutch farmers some two years to make their case in Brussels, however the EU juggernaut is revving up at this stage.
    • To me, it seems frankly incredible that France could have imagined that they could somehow have stopped the juggernaut.
    • They are dangerous, but it's because they are reckless and corrupt not because they are a political juggernaut.
    • The Local Government forced amalgamation juggernaut is on its way.
    • Cemeteries remain largely untouched by the juggernaut of change.
    • But the reality is that the juggernaut just keeps rolling on and on.
  • 2British

    (heavy vehicle)
    camión grande masculine
    • It whizzes up steep hills with brio and remains stable as it passes coaches and juggernauts.
    • I want to see if I can discover a route into work that avoids the juggernauts, mums and commuters on the main road.
    • This was actually what the proprietor said to them when he wandered out of his office - a converted trailer from a huge juggernaut.
    • Now the juggernauts and caravans are thundering up again from the south coast on their extra lanes.
    • Misha kept the map under her arm and walked back over to the black juggernaut, the Polish lorry driver climbing back into his cab.
    • Try riding around Woolwich with juggernauts thundering along and get the feel of real danger.
    • Swearing under his breath, he stopped the juggernaut and stepped out, taking the keys and pulling the door to.
    • At the southern end, within earshot of juggernauts thundering along the Embankment, there is a wild area with flowering shrubs and rare peonies.
    • No heating to 1,500 degrees centigrade, no cross-channel ferries, no juggernauts polluting the countryside as they thunder through the days and nights - this would be real recycling!
    • He said that in the pre-bypass days the continuous flow of huge juggernauts through the centre virtually blocked out daylight into his pharmacy.
    • Residents of a street blighted by a stream of juggernauts have given a slightly disbelieving welcome to Swindon Council's decision to close the road to through traffic.
    • They have put traffic calming islands in the road, but lorries just swerve round them like juggernauts.
    • He and Mike crossed back to the petrol station, watching with dismay as the black juggernaut turned a corner out of sight.
    • The black juggernaut with its fourteen wheels drove past, all lit up in the accumulating darkness.
    • She added: ‘We get huge juggernauts just 12 inches from our fence, its ludicrous.’
    • Chandler and his control team were commandeering juggernauts to block off the dock piers one at a time.
    • I had been stuck behind juggernauts on the A9, and was 45 minutes late.
    • It was the lorry driver she saw yesterday, both by the given description of the driver and the juggernaut.
    • It also helps explain all those juggernauts streaming up the M74 and the A1 from the Channel ports and the mushrooming of distribution depots off every Scottish motorway.
    • We've been fighting for two years now to stop these huge juggernauts negotiating this short stretch of road which has a 90 degree bend.