trompa translation | Spanish-English dictionary



a       sf  
1      (Mús)   horn  
MODISMOS sonar la trompa marcial      to sound a warlike note  
  trompa de caza   hunting horn
2    (=juguete)   spinning top
3      (Zool)   [+de elefante]   trunk  
[+de insecto]  
4    *   (=nariz)   snout **  , hooter **        (LAm)   (=labios)   thick lips    pl  , blubber lips    pl     
¡cierra la trompa!        (CAm, Méx)  
**   shut your trap! **     
5      (Anat)   tube, duct  
ligadura de trompas      tubal ligation  
  trompa de Eustaquio   Eustachian tube  
  trompa de Falopio   Fallopian tube
6      (Meteo)       tromba  
7    *  

cogerse o agarrarse una trompa      to get tight *     
8      (Méx, Ferro)   cowcatcher
b       smf  
1      (Mús)   horn player
2      (Cono Sur)  
*   (=patrón)   boss, chief
c       adj  
*   estar trompa      to be tight *     
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
estar trompa exp.
to be tight

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
Fallopian tube
Eustachian tube
to sound a warlike note
shut your trap!
[Latam];[Vulg.] CAm, Méx
to get tight
to get tight
tubal ligation
'trompa' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
la trompa de Falopio
la trompa de Falopio
pillarse una trompa de miedo
tocar la trompa {or} el cuerno
coger una trompa
coger una trompa
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"trompa": examples and translations in context
Como un elefante acabado Si le cortas la trompa Like an elephant sunk If you cut off his trunk
Pues yo llamé a Luca y estoy hablando con un elefantito que tiene la trompa llena de... Well, I called Luca and now I'm on the phone with a baby elephant whose trunk is full of...
Es un solo de trompa difícil. It's a difficult horn solo.
He contratado otra trompa, como pedisteis. I booked another horn, as you requested, sir.
Justo encima de la trompa, entre los dos ojos. Just upon the tube, between both eyes.
Con una trompa enorme como aquella. With a tube enormous like that.
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