boom box

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

21:19 Sep 22, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: boom box
Can somebody help with this sentence?

(Scenario. in a designer workshop):
Bolts of netting (...') pattern, and gauge lie on a table near a boom box.
Rafael Molina


Summary of answers provided
naminicadena portatil
Silvia Gutiérrez Mayo
naRadio tocacintas o toca CD portatil
Telesforo Fernandez
naVer abajo
Leonardo Lamarche
naminicadena (portátil)
xxxJon Zuber
naboom-box = radio
Geisha (Angie) Hayes


  

Answers


1 hr
boom-box = radio


Explanation:
...en la mesa cerca de un radio.

good Luck!

Geisha (Angie) Hayes
PRO pts in pair: 47
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

7 hrs
minicadena (portátil)


Explanation:
A boom box is not just a radio, it contains a tape bay or two and/or a CD player as well.

xxxJon Zuber
PRO pts in pair: 83
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

8 hrs
Ver abajo


Explanation:
Boom box = Caja acústica (ref. Diccionario Politécnico EN>ES de F. Beigbeder). En Venezuela, creo que es lo mismo a lo que se le dice "corneta" o"altoparlante". Espero sea de ayuda.

Leonardo Lamarche
Local time: 22:56
PRO pts in pair: 591
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

8 hrs
Radio tocacintas o toca CD portatil


Explanation:
Espero que esta traduccion sea util.

VER ESTE TEXTO SACADO DE UN SITIO WEB:
.: El rap, que a veces se oye por la ventana abierta de un automóvil o retumbando desde una "boom box" (radio tocacintas o toca CD portátil con mucho volumen), parece tener valor no por la música, sino por la letra y el fondo de percusión.

Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 08:26
PRO pts in pair: 266
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

13 hrs
minicadena portatil


Explanation:
Te pongo como la define el diccionario de slanga cassell:
a large, portable cassette player

Silvia Gutiérrez Mayo
Local time: 04:56
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search