Translation of bargepole in Spanish:


pértiga, n.

Pronunciation /ˈbɑrdʒpoʊl/ /ˈbɑːdʒpəʊl/


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    pértiga feminine
    bichero masculine
    • Ropes were cast off and stevedores moved in with bargepoles to keep the hull clear of the wharf.
    • Caddick's arrival was in the nick of time, for the rest of England's attack was as blunt as a bargepole.
    • Pass me a couple of them ten foot bargepole please.