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sordo como una tapia adj.
as deaf as a post

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
as deaf as a post
a wall covered in graffiti
like a shot
bright as a pin
like an arrow
like a shot
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, 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)  
dull, muffled  
[emoción, ira]  
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  
"sordo como una tapia": examples and translations in context
6'4 , lleno de músculos y sordo como una tapia. 6'4 , full of muscle and deaf as a post.
Se quedó sordo como una tapia... cuando le cayó carbón en el 1956. He's deaf as a post since a load of coal fell on him in '56.
uno de Porcuna, gordo, sordo como una tapia; one from Porcuna, fat, deaf as a post;
Tenemos dos: uno de Porcuna, gordo, sordo como una tapia; otro delgado, moreno sus ojos... We have two Raffaeles; one from Porcuna, fat, deaf as a post; the other is lean, dark, his eyes... (Heaven, what eyes!)
Y no te molestes en susurrar, ¡es sordo como una tapia! And don't bother to whisper, he's deaf as a post!
¿No se da cuenta que está sordo como una tapia? Do not you realize you're deaf as a post?
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