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interpret
used in Fearless

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interpret Spanish to English
Definition
to translate words into spoken words of another language

(This word is especially used in place of translate when the translation is done real-time, or on-the-fly, or immediately as needed.)
  • The interpreter, the strongest Afghan, later described the SEALs and their American military counterparts as "machines."
    p. 269.9
  • The sniper team led the way through the rocky, wooded chaos, followed by the assault force that included a small contingent of Afghan Special Forces soldiers with an interpreter, and two groups of American light infantrymen who would take up blocking positions as the SEALS carried out their raid.
    p. 269.6
  • At four hours, the man slipped, falling thirty yards down a steep granite face, and Adam hurried down to him with the interpreter.
    p. 270.4
  • The women were jumping around and the interpreter was doing all he could, shouting out in the local dialect that they were surrounded by coalition forces and to freeze and put their hands up.
    p. 275.1
  • The women appeared to be lining up per the interpreter's instructions when Heath reported on the radio, "The one in the dark-colored robe just picked up an AK.
    p. 275.3
  • Tom confirmed seeing the same action from his angle, and the assault team leader, Rick Martinez, relayed this to the interpreter, who yelled something along the lines of, "We saw that, lady!
    p. 275.4
  • "Drop it!" the interpreter shouted again.
    p. 275.7

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  • Jeff interpreted this to mean that Adam couldn't give her enough drugs or drug money.
    p. 53.5
  • Stealth no longer an option, the SEALs used interpreters with bullhorns to inform the MAMs they were surrounded by coalition forces and could surrender, an option given whenever possible in these situations.
    p. 231.7

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