trapo



Inflexiones de 'trapo' (n): mpl: trapos

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Principal Translations
trapo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (trozo de tela)rag nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  cloth nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Puedes sacar brillo al coche con este trapo viejo.
 You can polish the car with that rag.
trapo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (paño para limpiar)cloth nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (US)dish towel
  (UK)tea towel
 Seca los platos con un trapo limpio.
 Dry the plates with a clean cloth.
 
Additional Translations
trapo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). figurado (exhausto)like a limp rag exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  exhausted adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Me quedé como un trapo tras la excursión por la montaña.
 I felt like a limp rag after hiking the mountain.
trapo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (barco: velamen)sails nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
  full speed ahead exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 El desplazamiento seguro de un velero depende de llevar el trapo adecuado para las condiciones del viento.
 The safe movement of a sailboat depends on having the appropriate sails for the weather conditions.
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Compound Forms:
a todo trapo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). coloquial (velocidad, potencia)at full speed advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  flat out advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
Note: Con verbos de movimiento.
 La moto pasó a todo trapo por la curva haciendo un ruido espantoso.
 The motorcycle went around the curve at full speed, making a horrible noise.
a todo trapo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). coloquial (vivir: con mucho lujo)in style advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  (UK: colloquial)the life of Riley exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  living large, high on the hog exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Los niños ricos viven a todo trapo: coches de lujo, viajes al Caribe, fiestas en hoteles...
 Rich kids live in style: luxury cars, Caribbean cruises, hotel parties...
 * Steve was living large (or: high on the hog) after winning the lottery.
como un trapo,
como a un trapo sucio
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
coloquial (con desdén, desprecio)like an old rag exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
entrar al trapo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). coloquial (caer en provocaciones)fall for [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  get caught up in [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  get involved in [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 No me hagas entrar al trapo que no tengo voluntad.
muñeco de trapo grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (muñeco de tela)rag doll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
poner a alguien como un trapo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). coloquial (criticar, menospreciar) (slang)put down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
  bad-mouth vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Me estuvo criticando a mis espaldas; me puso como un trapo.
 He was criticizing me behind my back; he was always putting me down.
poner a alguien como un trapo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). coloquial (decir cosas desagradables) (informal)lay into [sb] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
  (UK)slag [sb] off vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
 La puso como un trapo por haber tirado la tarta al suelo.
tener la mano de trapo have a weak handshake
trapo de cocina kitchen rag
trapo de fieltro felt rag
trapo sucio dirty rag
trapo viejo old rag
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