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tijera

  
      sf  
1         tijeras    scissors    pl     ,   (para jardín)    shears    pl  , clippers    pl  
unas tijeras      a pair of scissors  
meter la tijera en algo      to cut into sth  
es un trabajo de tijera      it's a scissors-and-paste job  
  tijeras de coser   sewing scissors  
  tijeras de podar   secateurs  
  tijeras para las uñas   nail scissors  
  tijeras podadoras   secateurs
2    [+de bicicleta]   fork
3    de tijera      folding  
silla de tijera      (=con respaldo)   folding chair   (=banqueta)   folding stool, camp stool  
escalera de tijera      steps, step-ladder  
4      (LAm, Zool)   claw, pincer
5    *   (=persona)   gossip  
ser una buena tijera, tener buena tijera      (=chismoso)   to be a great gossip   (=mordaz)   to have a sharp tongue   (=criticón)   be a scandalmonger  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
de tijera exp.
folding

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to cut into sth
exp.
folding chair
exp.
folding stool
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to be a great gossip
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be a scandalmonger
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to have a sharp tongue
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camp stool
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step-ladder
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steps
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to have a sharp tongue
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to be a great gossip
exp.
be a scandalmonger
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it's a scissors-and-paste job
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a pair of scissors
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these scissors
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this pair of scissors
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pass the scissors
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I need a pair of scissors
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these scissors are blunt {o} don't cut
exp.
could you pass me the scissors?
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'tijera' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
piedra, papel o tijera
nombre de un juego
exp.
seis tijeras
exp.
un par de tijeras
n.
las tijeras de costura
exp.
cortar algo con tijeras
exp.
¿puedes ir a buscarme {or} me puedes traer las tijeras, por favor?
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"tijera": examples and translations in context
Mira lo que hizo el señor tijera. I knew that. zlook what Mr. Scissors did.
Si eres siempre "tijera", tus tendones... Well, yes, if you're always "scissors", of course, your tendons...
Los sistemas de tijera se consideran también guías rígidas. Scissor systems are also regarded as rigid guidance.
Si deseas editar, toma una tijera y siéntate. If you want to edit, take a scissor and sit down.
Entonces tomó la tijera y cortó la tarjeta en dos. So he takes the scissors and he cuts the card in two.
Michael no sabe cómo sostener la tijera de modo apropiado... y parece resistirse a intentarlo. Michael just doesn't know how to hold the scissors properly and he seems a little reluctant to try.
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