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equis

  
      sf inv  
1    (=letra)   (name of the letter) X  
rayos equis      X-rays  
cada equis años      every so many years  
durante equis años      for X number of years  
pongamos que cuesta equis dólares      let's suppose it costs X dollars  
averiguar la equis      to find the value of X  
marcar con una equis la respuesta correcta      put a cross by the correct answer  
tenía que hacer equis cosas      *   I had to do any amount of things  
2      (Andes, CAm)  
*   MODISMOS estar en la equis      (=flaco)   to be all skin and bones   (=sin dinero)   to be broke *   , be skint *  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

equi..., equino, equipo, esquisto

rayo equis nm.
X-ray

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
X-rays
exp.
every so many years
exp.
for X number of years
exp.
I had to do any amount of things
exp.
let's suppose it costs X dollars
exp.
put a cross by the correct answer
exp.
to find the value of X
v.
be broke; be all skin and bones
(MODISMOS)
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"equis": examples and translations in context
Las tres equis dan elegancia, señora. Com. The three x's make it classy, ma'am.
Y había unas marcas - como equis. And there were some marks - looks like x's.
Tomen la palabra "odio" y la palabra "ayer"... y pongan una equis sobre las dos, bórrenlas, cancélenlas... porque ambas nos dejan sin nada. You take the word "hate" and the word "yesterday"... and draw an "X" through both of them, erase them, cancel them out... because both of them leave us with less than nothing.
Es el hombre "Dos Equis". You're the Dos Equis man.
Dos Dos Equis, tres Amstel, dos tragos de Jack y un Dewar's en las rocas. Two Dos Equis, three Amstel, two shots of Jack and a Dewar's on the rocks.
Y puse unas equis adonde tú tienes que firmar. And I put little X's where you need to sign.
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