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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
He'll be here with his private chalk and duster... Él va a estar aquí con su principal tiza y borrador...
Charles, you look like someone stole your chalk. Charles, te ves como si alguien te hubiera robado la tiza.
The clues lie hidden in the famous chalk cliffs of southern England. Las pistas yacen escondidas en los famosos acantilados de yeso al sur de Inglaterra.
The chalk pigment mixed with the paint... El pigmento del gis se mezcló con la pintura.
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.
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