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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  
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clava, clavada, clavo, claveteado

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
precisely!
exp.
exactly!
exp.
he was speechless {o} dumbfounded
v.
to be spitting image of someone
[Latam]
exp.
he has nailed some panels onto the door
exp.
take a dive
exp.
to dive
exp.
he's the spitting image of Pedro
exp.
to leave sb speechless
exp.
"how did the exam go?" -- "it was spot on"
exp.
"I paid forty euros" -- "you were ripped off"
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'clavado' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
quedarse clavado
exp.
estar clavado a algn
exp.
es clavado a su padre
exp.
quedar clavado en el barro
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
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"clavado": examples and translations in context
Aunque estaba clavado a una cruz, Jesús intercedió para Sus perseguidores. Even nailed to the cross, Jesus interceded for His persecutors.
Parece que estás clavado a esa silla. It's as if you were nailed to that chair.
Encontramos un clavo clavado en el neumático. We found a nail stuck in the tire.
Debería haberme clavado un tenedor en el ojo, mejor. I should have just stuck a fork in my eye.
George, en su 45º clavado de hoy. George, in his 45th dive today.
El segundo premio, le di el clavado. The second prize, I gave him the dive.
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