equis translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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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

Additional comments:

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
exp.
to be broke
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be all skin and bones
(MODISMOS)
"equis": examples and translations in context
De acuerdo, señor, pero Merty Aloysius tendrán que poner una equis. Uh, OK, sir, but Mert and uh... Aloysious'll have to sign x's.
Es el mismo color de las equis de las que te hablé. It's the same color as the x's I was telling you about.
Corrección... Dos Equis me pidió que fuera el tipo menos interesante del mundo. Correction... dos equis asked me to be the least interesting man in the world.
Tiene un holograma "2 equis". They're calling it Dos Equis.
En la ruta sur hay un pollo que juega equis cero. On the south route, there's a chicken that plays tic-tac-toe.
En la ruta sur hay un pollo que juega Equis Cero. But on the southern route, there's a chicken that plays tic-tac-toe.
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