Translation of taffrail in Spanish:


pasamanos, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtafreɪl//ˈtæfrəl//ˈtæˌfreɪl/


  • 1

    pasamanos masculine
    • Hands quickly reached for taffrails, stanchions, ratlines or some sort of support, and, a moment later, Raven spun the wheel with all her strength to the right until the helm was hard over.
    • He noted Kennedy at the taffrail looking back towards whence they had come.
    • He listened to his steps retreat to the taffrail.
    • Pamela was not sitting on the deck, but she was standing near the taffrail looking off the stern.
    • As soon as they passed the helmsman, he pulled her to the taffrail.
  • 2

    (area of deck)
    coronamiento masculine