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cordero

, a  
a       sm/f     (Zool)   lamb  
MODISMOS ¡no hay tales corderos!      it's nothing of the sort!  
MODISMOS es (como) un cordero      he wouldn't say "boo" to a goose, he's as quiet as a mouse  
  cordero asado   roast lamb  
  Cordero de Dios   Lamb of God  
  cordero lechal   young lamb
b       sm   (=piel)   lambskin
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
baby lamb
nm.
milk-fed lamb
exp.
young lamb
exp.
(older) lamb
exp.
they offered up a lamb to the gods
exp.
leg of lamb
exp.
he's as quiet as a mouse
(MODISMOS)
exp.
he wouldn't say "boo" to a goose
(MODISMOS)
exp.
that's the crux of the matter
(MODISMOS)
exp.
that's just the trouble
(MODISMOS)
exp.
it's nothing of the sort!
(MODISMOS)
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'cordero' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
el cordero pascual
exp.
el Cordero de Dios
exp.
de segundo había cordero asado
exp.
una pierna de cordero
exp.
comimos asado de cordero
exp.
más manso que un cordero
(IDIOMS)
exp.
más manso que un cordero
(IDIOMS)
exp.
un lobo disfrazado de cordero
(IDIOMS)
exp.
cuarto (trasero) de cordero
exp.
mirar a algn con ojos de cordero
(IDIOMS)
"cordero": examples and translations in context
Es tan tranquilo como un cordero. He is as gentle as a lamb.
Y filete de cordero con trufas. And a lamb filet with truffles.
Y vigila cuidadosamente a su cordero... And he watches over his sheep very carefully...
Solo tengo el cordero teñido ayer. Only got the sheep dipped yesterday.
Borscht con cordero fresco y coles. Borscht with fresh mutton and cabbage too.
- El cordero no me gusta. - I don't like mutton.
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