maleta translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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maleta         

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1]  
a       sf  
1      (para equipaje)    case, suitcase  
fuimos a retirar nuestras maletas de la consigna      we went to get our luggage from the left-luggage office  
hacer la(s) maleta(s)        (lit)   to pack     (fig)   to pack one's bags  
ya puede ir preparando las maletas      he's on his way out, he can start packing his bags  
2      (Aut)   boot, trunk   (EEUU)  
3      (Cono Sur)   [+de caballo]   saddlebag
4      (CAm)   (=fajo de ropa)   bundle of clothes
5      (Andes, Caribe)   (=joroba)   hump
b       smf  
1    *   (=persona inepta)     (gen)    dead loss *  ,   (Taur)   clumsy beginner,   (Dep)   useless player
2      (LAm)   (=vago)   lazy person, idler
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
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maleta          [2]      adj  
1      (LAm)   (=travieso)   naughty, mischievous  
(=malo)  
wicked
2      (Andes, Cono Sur)   (=tonto)   stupid  
(=inútil)  
useless
3      (Cono Sur)   (=astuto)   sly
4      (LAm)   (=vago)   lazy
5      (CAm, Méx)   (=torpe)   ham-fisted

Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  

una maleta de piel exp.
a leather suitcase

Entry related to:piel

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
the suitcase has never been used
exp.
can you manage the suitcase?
exp.
he forced open the suitcase
exp.
they found a suitcase containing 800,000 dollars {o} with 800,000 dollars in it
exp.
I got your suitcase down from the wardrobe
exp.
the case won't go {o} fit in the boot
exp.
they searched his suitcase at customs
exp.
How many pairs of trousers shall I pack?
exp.
he packed {o} filled the suitcase so full that he couldn't shut it
exp.
I was carrying the case
exp.
the contents of the suitcase
exp.
I can't close {o} shut this suitcase
exp.
put it all together in the suitcase
exp.
she used a bag as a suitcase
exp.
she managed to get {o} fit all the clothes in(to) the suitcase
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'maleta' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
la maleta estropeada
exp.
una maleta con doble fondo
exp.
esta maleta pesa un quintal
exp.
llevaba una maleta muy usada
exp.
se echó la maleta a los hombros
exp.
volcó la maleta y sacó sus cosas
exp.
¿me alcanzas esa maleta por favor?
exp.
subió su maleta
exp.
deshice la maleta
exp.
hacer la maleta

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