clavado translation English | Spanish-English dictionary

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clavado  

a       adj  
1    (=fijo)     (con clavos, puntas)    nailed
2    (=decorado)  
[mueble]  
studded with nails
3    [ropa]   just right
4    dejar a algn clavado      to leave sb speechless  
quedó clavado      he was speechless o dumbfounded  
5    a las cinco clavadas      at five sharp o on the dot  
6    (=idéntico)  
es Pedro clavado      he's the spitting image of Pedro  
es o   (LAm)   está clavado a su padre      he's the spitting image of his father  
7    ¡clavado!      exactly!, precisely!  
b       sm   (=salto)   dive  
dar un clavado      to dive, take a dive  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

clava, clavada, clavo, claveteado

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
precisely!
exp.
exactly!
exp.
he was speechless {o} dumbfounded
exp.
he has nailed some panels onto the door
exp.
he's the spitting image of his father
[Latam]
exp.
to dive
exp.
he's the spitting image of Pedro
exp.
take a dive
exp.
to leave sb speechless
exp.
"I paid forty euros" -- "you were ripped off"
exp.
"how did the exam go?" -- "it was spot on"
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'clavado' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
quedarse clavado
exp.
estar clavado a algn
exp.
quedar clavado en el barro
exp.
es clavado a su padre
exp.
lo tengo clavado en la memoria
exp.
me he clavado la aguja en el dedo
exp.
se me había clavado una espina en la garganta
exp.
estar bien clavado
"clavado": examples and translations in context
Se han clavado mis cajones cerrados. They have nailed my desk drawers shut.
Incluso ha clavado un doble Arabian. She even nailed a double Arabian.
Pensé que estabas clavado en el tráfico. I thought you were stuck in traffic.
No quisiera quedarme clavado aquí esta noche. Not what I want to get stuck with tonight.
Eres un cuchillo clavado en su corazón. You are a knife in his heart.
- Como si hubieran clavado el cuchillo. - Where someone would've gripped the knife.
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