acicalar translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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acicalar

  
a       vt  
1      [+persona]   to dress up, bedeck
2      [+metal]   to polish, burnish, shine
b    acicalarse      vpr   to smarten o.s. up, spruce o.s. up
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'acicalar' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
acicalar
v.
adornar, aderezar, acicalar, engalanar
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"acicalar": examples and translations in context
Hoy tienes turno para acicalar a un perro. You took a reservation to groom a dog, today.
Aquí Panbanisha usa tijeras en lugar de sus manos, para acicalar a Nyota. Here Panbanisha uses scissors, instead of her hands, to groom Nyota.
Estoy pensando en maneras de acicalar esto... incluso una nueva capa de pintura. I'm thinking about ways to spruce up the place - maybe even add a new coat of paint.
No hay necesidad de acicalar a estos perritos. The pooches won't need primping.
Sí, y va a estar aquí pronto, así que puede que te quieras acicalar. Yeah, and it's gonna be here soon, so you might want to spruce yourself up.
En la naturaleza, los padres bonobo suelen acicalar a sus crías. In the wild, the parent Bonobo is known to groom its offspring.
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