miga translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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miga

  
      sf  
1    [+de pan]  
la miga      the inside part of the bread, the crumb  
se separa la corteza de la miga      remove the crust from the bread  
2    migas     (Culin)   fried breadcrumbs  
MODISMOS hacer buenas migas con algn      to get on well with sb  
3    (=sustancia)   substance  
esto tiene su miga      there's more to this than meets the eye  
4    (=pedazo)   bit  
hacer algo migas      to break o smash sth to pieces  
hacer migas a algn      to shatter sb  
tener los pies hechos migas      to be footsore  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

migas, migar, migas, migra

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
the inside part of the bread
exp.
the crumb
exp.
a crumb went down the wrong way
exp.
there's more to this than meets the eye
exp.
remove the crust from the bread
exp.
to break {o} smash sth to pieces
exp.
to shatter sb
exp.
to be footsore
exp.
to get on well with sb
(MODISMOS)
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'miga' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
esto tiene su miga
(IDIOMS)
exp.
rebañar las últimas migas
(IDIOMS)
exp.
hacer buenas migas con algn
exp.
estar hecho migas {or} polvo
(IDIOMS)
exp.
los ordenadores y yo no hacemos migas
exp.
estar hecho un trapo {or} migas
exp.
estaba recogiendo las migas con una escoba y un recogedor
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"miga": examples and translations in context
Sabes, no he tenido una miga en todo el día. You know, I haven't had a crumb for the whole day.
Tomó una miga de pan negro, sacudió la cabeza y la tiró. He picked up a crumb of our black bread, shook his head and dropped it.
¿Podrías darme algo de miga para acabar mi compota? Would you pass me a little bread to go with my jam?
- ¿Me quieres dar una miga de pan para acabar mi sopa? "Could you pass me some bread to finish off my compote?"
Está hecha de miga de pan, estúpido. - Don't be stupid, it's made out of bread.
No seas tonto, está hecha de miga de pan. Corta. - Don't be stupid, it's made out of bread.
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