delgado translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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delgado

  
a       adj  
1    [persona]   (=esbelto)   slim  
(=flaco)  
thin  
una jovencita muy delgada      a very slim young girl  
tienes los brazos demasiado delgados      your arms are too thin  
se ha quedado muy delgado con la enfermedad      he's got very thin from being ill  
MODISMOS delgado como un fideo      as thin as a rake  
2    [tabla, placa, muro, hebra]   thin  
[hilo]  
fine
3      (Méx)   (=aguado)   weak, thin
4    anticuado  
[tierra]  
poor
5    anticuado   (=delicado)   delicate
6    anticuado   (=agudo)   sharp, clever
b       adv  
    hilar       2  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to be dying
[Latam] Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
exp.
be on one's last legs
[Latam] Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
nm.
small intestine
exp.
as thin as a rake
(MODISMOS)
exp.
he's got very thin from being ill
exp.
you've lost weight
exp.
you look slimmer
exp.
it makes you look slimmer
exp.
to split hairs
(MODISMOS)
exp.
your arms are too thin
exp.
it's distressing to see children as thin as that
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'delgado' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
delgado
exp.
Es delgado
exp.
muy delgado
adj.
flaco; delgado
exp.
un delgado tomo de poesía
adj.
1) delgado, 2) fino
n.
el corte delgado
n.
el cable delgado
[INFO]
n.
el intestino delgado
exp.
de talle delgado
"delgado": examples and translations in context
- Me estás estirando muy delgado. - You're stretching me too thin.
Y cargaba con un joven delgado. And was carrying a thin young man.
De estar más delgado, desaparecerías. If you were any thinner you wouldn't exist.
Ya antes estaba sobre hielo delgado, pero ahora es más delgado. I was on thin ice at this place before, - But it just got a lot thinner.
Vamos a inmovilizar el intestino delgado. Okay. Help me immobilize the small intestine.
Biotransformación Ceftriaxona no sufre metabolismo sistémico, pero se descompone en el intestino delgado por la acción bacteriana. Biotransformation Ceftriaxone does not undergo systemic metabolism but it is broken down in the small intestine by bacterial action.
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