Translation of clockwork in Spanish:


mecanismo de relojería, n.

Pronunciation /ˈklɑkˌwərk/ /ˈklɒkwəːk/


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    mecanismo de relojería masculine
    it's driven by clockwork funciona con un mecanismo de relojería
    • clockwork toy juguete de cuerda
    • Of inventions which proved to have major significance, only the lens and clockwork travelled in the opposite direction, eastwards across Eurasia.
    • My mother was like the evil clockwork of some kind of villainous clock gone haywire.
    • Loves are lost, hearts are broken, games become mere clockwork, and his passion dies.
    • He was the talisman, the cog in the clockwork that made the whole mechanism function.
    • More a series of sketches than a linear plot, Mon Oncle operates much like a clockwork: a series of gears, repeated movements that set off countermovements.
    • Here's how Sait's son Yousuff describes the clockwork: The wall clock works for a week for one winding.
    • Later on the pinnacle of technology was the clockwork.
    • I can't tell you how long I've been here on this traffic island, the clockwork in my watch rusted to a halt long long ago.
    • Inventor Trevor Baylis had spent years trying to raise finance for his wind-up clockwork radio.
    • These Ancients, more ancient than ours but still not literally ancient, saw the world not as a giant clockwork but as an organism.