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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
adornar, aderezar, acicalar, engalanar
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"acicalar": examples and translations in context
Aquí Panbanisha usa tijeras en lugar de sus manos, para acicalar a Nyota. Here Panbanisha uses scissors, instead of her hands, to groom Nyota.
Hoy tienes turno para acicalar a un perro. You took a reservation to groom a dog, today.
y hablando de acicalar, Pamela, And speaking of grooming, Pamela,
¿Sabían, por ejemplo, que los estadounidenses cada año gastan diez veces más dinero en acicalar mascotas que lo que gastan en fusión nuclear? Did you know, for example, that Americans spend ten times more money each year on pet grooming than they do on nuclear fusion?
Acicalar, alimentar, cuidar... a tomar las riendas de las más grandes criaturas listas para montar. Grooming, feeding, looking out - to being handed the reins of the most magnificent creatures ready to ride.
Sólo pensé en acicalar un poco las cosas. I just thought I'd spruce things up a little.
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