vieja translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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vieja

  
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1    (=anciana)   old woman
2    *   la vieja      (=madre)   my mum *      (=esposa)   my old woman *     
3      (Cono Sur)   (=petardo)   cracker, squib
4      (Méx)   [+de cigarro]   cigar stub
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
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exp.
my mum
exp.
my old woman
nf.
time-honoured custom
nf.
1) grand old name (f), 2) has-been (f)
exp.
old clothes
exp.
my old woman
exp.
secondhand clothes
exp.
a has-been
exp.
the old guard
(MODISMOS)
exp.
a professor of the old school
exp.
my father is of the old school
exp.
that's ancient history
exp.
so what's new?
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'vieja' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
la vieja
exp.
una vieja
n.
la vieja amistad
n.
la vieja gloria
exp.
es una vieja tradición/costumbre
exp.
de la vieja escuela
[Fig.]
exp.
pertenece a la vieja guardia
exp.
no es tan vieja como parece
exp.
...cajas llenas de ropa vieja...
exp.
la vaca vieja se quedó sin leche
"vieja": examples and translations in context
La vieja, vieja, vieja casa de Hackett. The old, very old Hackett place.
La vieja mentalidad ha sobrevivido en ambos lados. Thus, the old mentality survived on both sides.
Habla como la vieja generación de franceses. You talk just like the older generation of Frenchmen.
Excepto que serás tres años más vieja. Except you're gonna be three years older.
Superamos la vieja orientación tutelar que prevalecía en normas anteriores. We have left behind the old focus on guardianship that prevailed in previous regulations.
Personas de nuestra vieja clase de actuación vendrán. People from our old acting class are coming. Mm.
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