Learn English Grammar From A–Z
1.2(on ship)puente (de mando) masculine
1.3(of nose)caballete masculine
1.4(of glasses)puente masculine
1.5(of stringed instrument)puente masculine(with masculine article in the singular) alzaprima feminine
4also bridge passage(linking section)puente masculine
5(in billiards, snooker)soporte masculine
1(river/road) tender un puente sobre(river/road) construir un puente sobre(differences) salvar
- Lift and stair are provided, leading to the curved walkway above, which bridges the road.
- Ties were also found covered with mortar bridging the cavity.
- Significant for bridging the two riverbanks of unequal height, its light steel structure has a delicate lace-like detail.
- They were engaged in trying to build a dyke to bridge the river, but the Egyptians managed to thwart that.
- The gap should also be bridged between heads of departments and principals.
- Differences on key issues could not be bridged.
- This article has attempted to show how the gap between educational theory and practice can be bridged.
- A new psychology initiative helps communities bridge racial and cultural differences.
- Borderlines vanish in this crossover event, which joins two genres of music bridging a three hundred year gulf.
- The World Asthma Day is an attempt to bridge the gap between the patient and physician.
- The theory of empirical ethics attempts to bridge this gap.
- The tour attempts to bridge gaps between college students and the native communities that exist very close to them.
- My general point is that the attempt to bridge that gap should be a necessary condition for all philosophizing.
- A lot of Deaf people are today going into the mainstream, so sign-singing is a good way of bridging the gap.
- It's about bridging the gap between the genres.
- It was not bridging the gulf that has grown between Europe and the U.S. since the end of the Cold War.
- At a grassroots level, this is a great step towards bridging the gap of knowledge.
- Their authentic sound bridges the gap between the Jamaican countryside and downtown Montreal.
- Race, class, culture and geographic divides are bridged by both laughter and fearless treading on touchy subjects.
- ‘I think he was one of the last people who bridged the gap between the old guys and the new guys’.
- Revisit the sound that lifted our spirits and bridged the gap between bubblegum pop and adult-oriented rock.
- Enhancing style and expressing individualism is another reason why shoes have bridged the gap between the sexes.
- The gap was bridged, and that was the genesis of my love of acting.
- ‘I saw a need and decided to bridge the generation gap,’ she said.
1(card game)bridge masculinecontract bridge — bridge-contrato
- bridge party — reunión de bridge
- bridge player — jugador de bridge
- This is possible because of the trumping rule, which is different from that in whist or bridge.
- Even before then, variants of it were popular with bridge players in Denmark and Southern Sweden.
- Other popular leisure-time pursuits include chess, bingo, and bridge.
- The games can be doubled and redoubled as in bridge.
- When I did see the odd fellow bridge player, the first thing I asked them was if they had seen William.
- No offence to any bridge players out there, but they've got to be kidding me.
- He became one of the world's best bridge players, with a raft of teaching videos and CDs to his name.
- He was known as a more than competent bridge player in the European Parliament.
- He described the American Navy as a club for golfers and bridge players.
- Later she became an enthusiastic and ruthless bridge player.
- Outside medicine he became a first division bridge player, learnt to speak Spanish, and played golf and tennis.
- He was always a keen golfer and bridge player.
- He was an active and knowledgeable gardener and he remained a highly competitive bridge player.
- I learned this game from our interpreter, in exchange for teaching him bridge.
- In his youth he was a keen tennis and bridge player; latterly his pride was his garden.
- So instead, we played bridge and piquet the whole morning.
- She worried that her standing - as a player who takes her bridge very seriously - might be diminished.
- If you like trick-taking card games like hearts and bridge, a treasure awaits you in Mü and More.
- Large numbers of bridge fans attend national tournaments featuring the top players.
- There are no known performance-enhancing drugs for bridge.
- bridge party — reunión de bridge