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  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
my old woman
exp.
my mum
nf.
1) grand old name (f), 2) has-been (f)
nf.
time-honoured custom
exp.
my old woman
exp.
secondhand clothes
exp.
old 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 gloria
n.
la vieja amistad
exp.
de la vieja escuela
[Fig.]
exp.
es una vieja tradición/costumbre
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
Analicen su piel vieja para confirmarlo. Get swabs of her old skin to confirm.
Dos caballeros de la vieja escuela. Two gentlemen of the old school.
Hay otra vieja por aquí también. There's an older one here too.
Recuerdo que lucía mucho más vieja. I remember her looking a lot older.
El maestro era una vieja tortuga. The master was an old turtle.
La pobre vieja no pudo soportarlo. The old wren couldn't take it.
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