bastos translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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the going's getting tough
things are getting tough
I'm well capable of looking after him on my own
one look at a photo was enough to recognize him
one look at a photo was all it took for me to recognize him
one look was enough to make me shut up
one look was all it took to make me shut up
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a       adj  
1    [superficie, piel]   coarse
2    [persona, comportamiento]   rude, vulgar
b       sm  
1      (Naipes)   ace of clubs   bastos          clubs   (one of the suits in the Spanish card deck)     

MODISMOS pintan bastos

   things are getting tough, the going's getting tough  
2    (=albarda)   packsaddle
3      (LAm)   bastos          soft leather pad   (used under the saddle)  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

basto, basto, bastes, bastón

"bastos": examples and translations in context
Un dos de bastos ya ha salido. A two of clubs has already gone by.
Seis de bastos sobre siete de corazones. Six of clubs on the Seven of hearts.
Vi los palos: Espadas, bastos, copas y oros. I saw the suits - swords, wands, cups and pentacles.
Tres de diamantes, nueve de bastos. Three of diamonds, nine of clubs.
No puedes poner un as de espadas en un grupo de bastos. You can't put an ace of spades on a knave of clubs.
El 9 de diamantes sobre el 10 de bastos. The 9 of diamonds over the 10 of clubs.
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