sordo como una tapia translation English | Spanish-English dictionary

sordo como una tapia adj.
as deaf as a post

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
as deaf as a post
(MODISMOS)
exp.
a wall covered in graffiti
exp.
like a shot
(MODISMOS)
exp.
bright as a pin
(MODISMOS)
exp.
like an arrow
exp.
like a shot
exp.
suddenly
(MODISMOS)
exp.
gigantic
(MODISMOS)
exp.
unexpectedly
(MODISMOS)
exp.
enormous
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be very demanding
(MODISMOS)
exp.
he came in like a shot
adj.
as hard as a nail
exp.
to be as drunk as a lord
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be expressionless
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be as thin as a rake
[Latam] Andes, Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be hopping mad
(MODISMOS)
exp.
have a face like a poker
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be crazy
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be always on the go
exp.
to get furious
(MODISMOS)
exp.
hit the roof
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to drink like a fish
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to turn as red as a beetroot
exp.
like a caged animal
exp.
to turn scarlet
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be bored stiff
exp.
she eats as if she were half-starved
exp.
to flash past
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to go on and on
(MODISMOS)
Collins

sordo

, a  
a       adj  
1    [persona]   deaf  
quedarse sordo      to go deaf  
mostrarse sordo a, permanecer sordo a      to be deaf to  
se mostró sordo a sus súplicas      he was deaf to her entreaties, her entreaties fell on deaf ears  
MODISMOS a la sorda, MODISMOS a sordas      on the quiet, surreptitiously  
MODISMOS sordo como una tapia      as deaf as a post  
2    (=insonoro)  
[ruido]  
dull, muffled  
[dolor]  
dull  
[emoción, ira]  
suppressed
3      (Ling)   voiceless
b       sm/f   deaf person  
hacerse el sordo      to pretend not to hear, turn a deaf ear  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  

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