Translation of trolley in Spanish:


trolebús, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtrɑli//ˈtrɒli/


  • 1

    • 1.1also trolleybus

      trolebús masculine

    • 1.2also trolley carUS

      tranvía masculine

    • 1.3Electricity

      trole masculine
      before noun trolley pole trole masculine
      • They also had to replace the trolley pole when it escaped from the overhead wire.
      • In later years, the tarries were electrified, and poles held the trolley wire.

  • 2British

    (for food, drink) carrito masculine
    (for food, drink) mesa rodante feminine
    (at station, airport, in supermarket) carro masculine
    (at station, airport, in supermarket) carrito masculine
    (in mine) vagoneta feminine
    • A trolley is wheeled in from the kitchen, and any teachers that happen to be present at the time team together to dish out the meals.
    • Many of us spend weekend afternoons pushing the trolley round the supermarket or ambling through a shopping mall.
    • Satine turns to a trolley with food and drink on it, and picks up a bottle of Champagne from the ice bucket.
    • In the restaurant, walking, talking robot trolleys will move around serving drinks.
    • Two of them will get an opportunity to accompany the drinks trolley during the match!
    • Clearing customs at an airport terminal, he insists on pushing a luggage trolley.
    • Supermarket trolleys are well-known for their irritating tendency to veer from the straight and narrow, apparently at their own whim.
    • And while the fare is more, you get more comfort - including toilets and a food trolley service.
    • For some reason, the papers were wheeled around the hall in supermarket trolleys.
    • We pay for trolleys in airports and supermarkets, and for parking we either scratch a permit, ‘pay and display’ or ‘park and ride’.
    • When it came to buckling the children into the supermarket trolley, belt use was in direct proportion to attractiveness.
    • Activists went into the supermarkets, filled trolleys with pasta, and then left them at the checkout counter.
    • Communal cooking in Israel will never excite the gourmet, but the meals which are wheeled to the tables on stainless steel trolleys are balanced and filling.
    • Many parents use car seats to carry their babies or secure them in their pushchairs and supermarket trolleys.
    • In their immaculate uniforms they go through safety procedures and tirelessly parade the aisles, pushing trolleys laden with drinks, meals and duty free.
    • It is possible they used a metal trolley to move the stolen goods, which was abandoned outside the building.
    • Supermarket trolleys can cause back strain.
    • Without missing a beat, another aide approached the table, wheeling a trolley heaped with food.
    • It's a small, intimate restaurant with just a few tables, a sweet trolley parked prominently in the centre of the room when you arrive.
    • Retailers recognise that some shoppers have no other way of getting their groceries home, so they won't stop people pushing trolleys out of supermarket car parks.
    • There was no wheelchair available and she was advised to use an airport trolley.
    • Sebastian stood up and walked to a trolley of food that had been behind the door.
    • A shocking exposé of the British food industry that will make readers look seriously at the contents of their supermarket trolleys.
    • Then, last week, the system would not operate at all, so the staff were stuck outside the block unable to return to duty - unable to get the food trolleys in, so the meals were served late.
    • The portable oven trolleys, found in each ward, ensure the food is hot, without burning, before serving.
    • The government knows older people will be forced out of decent jobs and forced into menial jobs like filling supermarket trolleys and opening doors for a pittance.
    • Supermarket trolleys and burned-out cars replaced the brightly coloured barges that once proudly carried grain, coal, wool, salt and timber.
    • Prisoners are fed breakfast, lunch and dinner by wardens who come down the corridors with ready-cooked food on trolleys but many inmates prefer to make their own meals in the evening.
    • A smartly dressed waitress pushed a trolley to the table and loaded it promptly.
    • We were just about to board when we were told a food trolley had activated one of the emergency chutes and they had to fly a part from Britain.
    • ‘Thanks for your help,’ Keira said sarcastically, as she grabbed a metal tray off the food trolley.
    • One businessman was told there were too many people on board and they could not wheel trolleys with hot drinks as it was a safety hazard.
    • Apart from the used items, the showroom also sports new custom-made articles like dinner tables and bar trolleys.
    • Catering consists of a trolley offering drinks, tea, coffee and snacks.
    • Supermarkets have experienced a surge in the theft of trolleys and shopping baskets since the introduction of the plastic bags tax earlier this year.
    • I saw several people who, like him, appeared to have their worldly possessions stacked neatly on a metal trolley.
    • Just like supermarket trolleys, baggage trolleys have a mind of their own.
    • Choose a trolley rather than a basket as this offers you more mobility.
    • He took to the kitchen, smashing bowls and plates, turning over trolleys and pushing over tables.
    • The group's services range from treatments to harden metals for aero-engines to providing the shine on metals used in supermarket trolleys.