Translation of wicket in Spanish:

wicket

Pronunciation /ˈwɪkɪt//ˈwɪkɪt/

noun

  • 1

    (in cricket)
    • 1.1(area of pitch)

      área central del terreno de juego
      to be on a losing wicket llevar las de perder
      • So we sat around while a new wicket was prepared and cut, which was the only way of playing.
      • The fact that the wicket was a perfect batting strip makes it more disappointing.
      • You can spend some time at the crease, get used to the bowler's action, the ground, the wicket.
      • The wicket and outfield was so batsman friendly that any batsman worth his salt could have turned the match on its head.
      • It thus becomes important for us to prepare fast and bouncy wickets at home, so that our batsmen get used to these surfaces.

    • 1.2(stumps and bails)

      palos masculine

    • 1.3(batsman's turn)

  • 2

    • 2.1

      wicket (door / gate) portillo masculine

    • 2.2US (window)

      ventanilla feminine
      • The barred wicket opened and shut, and the door creaked ajar.
      • As to privacy, Mr Husain complained of the wicket in the door.

    • 2.3US (in croquet)

      aro masculine
      • The wickets are metal or wire pieces that look like miniature arches and are located throughout the croquet course.
      • Each player takes a croquet mallet and must only use the striking end, not the side, when moving their ball through the croquet wickets.