cintura translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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cintura

  
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1      (Anat)   waist  
me rodeó la cintura con los brazos      she put her arms around my waist  
tiene poca cintura      she has a slim waist  
tengo 76cm de cintura      my waist (measurement) is 76cm  
de cintura para abajo      from the waist down  
con la dieta redujo unos centímetros de cintura      with his diet he reduced his waistline by a few centimetres, with his diet he took a few centimetres off his waistline  
  cintura de avispa   wasp waist
2    [+de falda, pantalón]   waist  
un pantalón ancho de cintura      a pair of trousers that are loose-fitting around the waist  
un vestido alto de cintura      a high-waisted dress  
MODISMOS meter a algn en cintura      to bring sb into line, make sb toe the line  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
de cintura para abajo exp.
from the waist down

Entry related to:abajo, cintura

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to strip to the waist
exp.
from the waist up
exp.
she put her arms around my waist
exp.
she has a slim waist
exp.
my waist (measurement) is 76cm
exp.
to touch one's toes
exp.
make sb toe the line
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to bring sb into line
(MODISMOS)
exp.
a high-waisted dress
exp.
the waist needs taking in
exp.
a pair of trousers that are loose-fitting around the waist
exp.
this dress is too tight for me around the waist
exp.
it needs to be taken in a little at the waist
exp.
she had a velvet ribbon around her waist
exp.
she put the belt around her waist
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'cintura' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
cintura
adj.
de cintura fina
exp.
de cintura delgada
adj.
desnudo de cintura para arriba
adv. adj.
hasta la cintura
n.
telar de cintura
exp.
desnudarse hasta la cintura
exp.
desnudo hasta la cintura
n.
el perímetro de la cintura
exp.
meter a algn en cintura
(IDIOMS)

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