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trompa

  
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]  
proboscis
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    *  
(=borrachera)  

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
nf.
Fallopian tube
nf.
Eustachian tube
exp.
to sound a warlike note
(MODISMOS)
exp.
shut your trap!
[Latam];[Vulg.] CAm, Méx
v.
to get tight
v.
to get tight
exp.
tubal ligation
***
'trompa' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
la trompa de Falopio
n.
la trompa de Falopio
exp.
pillarse una trompa de miedo
exp.
tocar la trompa {or} el cuerno
exp.
coger una trompa
exp.
coger una trompa
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"trompa": examples and translations in context
El de la trompa cree que es una soga. The one at the trunk thinks it's a rope.
Sus orejas son grandes, pero su trompa todavía no ha crecido. His ears are big, but his trunk hasn't grown yet.
Aún no creo que toca trompa francesa. I Still Can't Believe That You Play The French Horn.
Allí encontrarás una trompa llamada Resonante. There you will find a horn that is called Resounding.
Gracias a su forma, una trompa puede producir docenas de notas diferentes. Because of its shape, a French horn can produce dozens of different notes.
También me ocurre a tocar la trompa. I also happen to play the French horn.
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