cola de carpintero translation English | Spanish-English dictionary

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cola  

[2]      sf   (=pegamento)   glue, gum  ,   (para decorar)    size
pintura a la cola      distemper     (Arte)   tempera  
MODISMOS comer cola        (Cono Sur)   to be let down, be disappointed  
MODISMOS no pegar ni con cola        
esas cortinas no pegan ni con cola      those curtains just don't go with the rest  
el final de la película no pega ni con cola      the ending of the film is totally unconvincing  
el verde y el azul no pegan ni con cola      green and blue just don't go together  
   cola de carpintero          wood glue  
  cola de contacto   contact adhesive  
  cola de impacto   impact adhesive  
  cola de pescado   fish glue  
  cola de retal   size
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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to feel guilty
[Latam] Uruguay;(MODISMOS)
exp.
the teams at the foot {o} bottom of the table
exp.
we are at the bottom of the league of civilized societies
exp.
clumsy carpenter
nf.
queue
[INFO]
v.
stand in line
exp.
to queue (up)
exp.
line up
exp.
to ask for a lift {o} ride
exp.
to be let down
[Latam] Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
exp.
be disappointed
[Latam] Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
nm.
tailwind
exp.
get in the queue!
exp.
get in line!
exp.
distemper
exp.
to join {o} get into the queue
exp.
join {o} get into the line
exp.
tempera
[Art]
exp.
with its tail held high
nm.
baby grand piano
v.
stick out like a sore thumb ; be utterly unconnected
[Fam.]
exp.
the queue went {o} reached back as far as the door
exp.
those curtains just don't go with the rest
exp.
the dog came up to us wagging its tail
exp.
he secured the legs of the wardrobe with glue
exp.
can you keep my place in the queue?
exp.
this is not the last we will hear of the referee's decision
exp.
"who's last in the queue?" -- "I am"
exp.
queues form daily outside the cinema

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