manita translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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manita

  
      sf   little hand  
echar una manita a algn      to lend sb a hand  
MODISMOS hacer manitas      to canoodle, make out   (EEUU)   *     
  ( con      with)     
MODISMOS tener manitas de plata o de oro      to be very skilful  
  manitas de cerdo   pig's trotters
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
manita nf.
little hand

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to lend sb a hand
exp.
to canoodle
(MODISMOS)
exp.
make out
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be handy
exp.
be good with one's hands
exp.
to be very skilful
(MODISMOS)
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'manita' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
es un manitas en la casa
exp.
¿eres un manitas para la casa?
exp.
manitas (de cerdo {or} chancho)
"manita": examples and translations in context
También el Jagrafess necesitaba una manita para instalarse. Also the Jagrafess needed a little hand, to, erm, install himself.
Todos los perfumes de Arabia no suavizarán esta manita. All the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand.
Y la mujer empezó a chillar por esa manita... ...que salía de debajo de mi padre. And the woman began to scream about this tiny hand... ...that was coming from under my father.
Una manita como esta... ...es para guantes de encaje. Tiny hand like that... ...belongs in a lace glove.
3.- Un trozo de garreta, uno de costilla de cerdo y otro de manita de cerdo. 3.- A piece of garret meat, a pork rib and pigs trotter.
Ponemos las judías en remojo la noche antes. Tiramos el agua y ponemos a hervir junto con la manita de cerdo, el trozo de garreta y la costilla, dejándolo cocer aproximadamente una hora. Put thebeans to soak the night before. Drain and boil with fresh cold water, together with the pigs trotter, garret and rib, for around an hour.
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