Translation of hand-to-hand in Spanish:


cuerpo a cuerpo, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈˌhænd tə ˈhænd/


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    (fighting/combat) cuerpo a cuerpo
    • Political Editor Simon McGee reports on the close hand-to-hand fight over Yorkshire's only three-way marginal.
    • While he was a good challenge at longer ranges, he had difficulty fighting in close and in hand-to-hand combat.
    • She was sure that if they had fought hand-to-hand combat without concealed weapons, they would lose for sure.
    • Individual streets were fought over using hand-to-hand combat.
    • At present, she was trying to fight Jeremy in hand-to-hand combat, and was failing.
    • As a result, she was fairly good in a hand-to-hand fight, and could shoot a stone with a sling amazingly far and accurate.
    • His struggle plunged his remaining clip into the dino's hip, equalizing the hand-to-hand fight.
    • Her best fights were hand-to-hand, but she wasn't half bad at weapons, either.
    • Why not include hand-to-hand battles with Roman characters, or even chariot races for control of a particular piece of land?
    • In a few years, maybe, you will have to do a little hand-to-hand combat with him in those wee bleak hours, when confidence threatens to drain away.
    • He's a former Israeli special forces commando and top hand-to-hand combat instructor.
    • Their experience with explosives and hand-to-hand combat have to be good for a touching moment or two.
    • It is not long before the goons are overrunning the guards and engaging with them in hand-to-hand combat.
    • You'll have three hours of hand-to-hand combat, and then three hours of weapons training.
    • Sarah bowed out and ran over to Lauren and Rachel who were engaged in hand-to-hand combat with the guards.
    • He killed this enemy in hand-to-hand combat, gathered up the ammunition and returned to his unit.
    • The game should have stuck to more hand-to-hand combat action, which it does relatively well.
    • The plan was for all the fast guys to receive reinforcements from the slower ones after a brief moment of hand-to-hand combat.
    • Greg flew at him and in a moment they were engaged in hand-to-hand combat.
    • I will also be there, unarmed and unaccompanied - you will be able to battle me in hand-to-hand combat.