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chalk

  
a       n     (Geol)   creta    f     ,   (for writing)    tiza    f  , gis    m     (Mex)  
a (piece of) chalk      una tiza    f  , un gis    m     (Mex)     
IDIOMS by a long chalk        (Brit)  
*   de lejos  
IDIOMS not by a long chalk        (Brit)  
*   ni con mucho, ni mucho menos  
IDIOMS to be as different as chalk and cheese      ser como el día y la noche  
b       vt  
  [+message]  
escribir con tiza  
  [+luggage]  
marcar con tiza  


chalk up      vt + adv     (lit)   apuntar     (fig)  
  [+success, victory]  
apuntarse
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
chalk drawing n.
el pastel

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
exp.
ser como el día y la noche
(IDIOMS)
exp.
de lejos
[UK] (IDIOMS)
exp.
ni mucho menos
[UK] (IDIOMS)
exp.
ni con mucho
[UK] (IDIOMS)
exp.
una tiza
exp.
un gis
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'chalk' also found in translations in Spanish-English dictionary
exp.
chalk up a win
exp.
to chalk up a point
[Fig.]
exp.
to be like chalk and cheese
(MODISMOS)
exp.
they're as different as chalk and cheese
(MODISMOS)
exp.
a piece of chalk
exp.
he beat the record by a long way {o} a long chalk
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"chalk": examples and translations in context
Now, here's a piece of chalk. Ahora aquí hay un pedazo de tiza.
Compare the chalk writing with the lexigram on the keyboard. Comparen la escritura en tiza con el lexigrama del teclado.
Class 14.12 Limestone, gypsum and chalk Clase 14.12 Piedra caliza, yeso y creta
Quarrying of limestone, gypsum and chalk Extracción de piedra caliza, yeso y creta
He took out a piece of chalk. Él sacó un trozo de tiza.
Take this piece of chalk and write on the blackboard. Toma este trozo de tiza y escribe en la pizarra.
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