There are 2 main translations of tow in Spanish

: tow1tow2

tow1

remolcar, v.

Pronunciation: /təʊ//toʊ/

transitive verb

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    (car/boat/trailer) remolcar
    (car/boat/trailer) llevar a remolque
    they towed the car away se llevaron el coche a remolque
    • our car has been towed la grúa nos ha llevado el coche

noun

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    Nautical Motor vehicles
    remolque masculine
    to give sth/sb a tow remolcar algo/a algn
    • on tow vehículo remolcado
    • in tow a remolque
    • to take a car/boat in tow remolcar un coche/bote
    • she arrived with her relatives in tow llegó con sus parientes a la zaga
    • before noun tow hook gancho de remolque
    • In the past, the police have had to tow vehicles out of the way because buses cannot come through.
    • Another factor was that big cars would always be needed to tow boats and caravans, he said.
    • After towing the boat off the beach, locals left it anchored just off the coast.
    • So if you're a looking for something to tow a large boat or caravan this vehicle certainly has the horses under the bonnet to do so with ease.
    • There were parking attendants and tow trucks there issuing tickets and towing vehicles away.
    • His vehicle, which was towing a trailer, had a hydraulic winch, used for driving fence posts, mounted on the front.
    • A member has recently alerted us to a potential insurance problem with regard to towing boat trailers with hired vehicles.
    • Traffic coming up the busy main road was directed around the smashed cars for about an hour until both vehicles were towed away.
    • Officers spotted the car, which was towing a speed boat on a trailer, being driven erratically.
    • Crew members have been ordered to wear gas masks until the ship is towed to port, which may take several days.
    • It was followed on the road by a van towing a trailer and behind that again was a car, which collided with the back of the trailer.
    • Unless you tow a boat or trailer, or need an SUV to earn a living, is an eight-cylinder engine worth the extra cost of taking out a large loan?
    • Presumably that hitch is used to tow a boat, or a big camping trailer, or something like that.
    • Not only cars pass me at these speeds but lorries and, would you believe, cars towing caravans!
    • A fleet of classic tractors tow passenger-carrying trailers around the perimeter road, taking visitors to the prime viewing locations all around the circuit.
    • Following a whopping breakfast we followed guide Greg, towing the boat with his pick-up truck, down to the boat ramp.
    • They particularly want to hear from the occupants of two vehicles, a white caravanette and a car towing a caravan, who may have seen the accident.
    • He will be supported by his wife and two friends travelling in a back-up vehicle towing a caravan.
    • An hour or two later, the ferry tows the gigs home.
    • Most current visitors come by car, though a good many of these vehicles are also towing boats.

There are 2 main translations of tow in Spanish

: tow1tow2

tow2

estopa, n.

Pronunciation: /təʊ//toʊ/

noun

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    (fibers for rope)
    estopa feminine