chalk translation | English-Spanish dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images Context


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  
escribir con tiza  
marcar con tiza  

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

Additional comments:

To ensure the quality of comments, you need to be connected. It’s easy and only takes a few seconds
Or Sign up/login to Reverso account

Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
ser como el día y la noche
de lejos
ni mucho menos
ni con mucho
una tiza
un gis
'chalk' also found in translations in Spanish-English dictionary
chalk up a win
to chalk up a point
to be like chalk and cheese
they're as different as chalk and cheese
a piece of chalk
he beat the record by a long way {o} a long chalk
To add entries to your own vocabulary, become a member of Reverso community or login if you are already a member. It's easy and only takes a few seconds:
Or sign up in the traditional way
"chalk": examples and translations in context
Compare the chalk writing with the lexigram on the keyboard. Comparen la escritura en tiza con el lexigrama del teclado.
Now, here's a piece of chalk. Ahora aquí hay un pedazo de tiza.
Quarrying of limestone, gypsum and chalk Extracción de piedra caliza, yeso y creta
There was too much chalk in the soil. Había mucho yeso en la tierra.
Lucy, take this piece of chalk. Lucy, toma este pedazo de tiza.
Besides the guarantee, the chalk mark also indicates the traveller's compartment. Además de la garantía, las marcas de tiza indican también el compartimento del pasajero.
See how “chalk” is translated from English to Spanish with more examples in context

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge