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Inglés americano: /blæŋk/
Inglés británico: /blaŋk/

Traducción de blank en español:


  • 1.1 (empty)
    the screen went blank
    se fue la imagen (de la pantalla)
    my mind went blank
    me quedé en blanco
    see also blank check
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • He would roam the streets looking for nice blank surfaces to paint the letter of the day on.
    • The blank background beautifully reflects the tonal differences, conjuring up the stark light of the Mediterranean and the murky tones of America.
    • In both photographs the inanimate face is shown in three-quarter profile facing right against a blank background.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The police brought him in, gave him a blank sheet to write down what he did the day before, and then released him.
    • I start with a blank sheet of paper and I just write a sentence.
    • The four-page statement was printed on blank paper.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • It turned out that the tape was blank and had not been used to record the conversation.
    • I record my favourite songs onto blank tapes to play in the car and I normally do them by mood or genre.
    • He caught up with me later in the afternoon and pressed a blank tape into my hand and bashfully asked if I could make him a copy of it.
    1.2 (lifeless) Ver ejemplos: a blank expression
    un rostro carente de expresión
    1.3 (uncomprehending) Ver ejemplos: he responded with blank silence
    por toda respuesta calló, perplejo
    he stared at me in blank amazement
    me miró perplejo
    1.4 (uncompromising)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • I don't believe that could happen today, one of my students sighed in blank refusal of this simple chain of reasoning.
    • What's interesting about the posts on the website is this blank refusal to accept the true nature of freedom of speech.
    • Those advisers who urged on him an expression of contrition as a way of finding closure met with a blank refusal.
    1.5 (Military)
    de fogueo


  • 1.1 (empty space)
    espacio (masculine) en blanco
    fill in the blanks
    rellene los espacios en blanco
    can you guess the word? A, blank, blank, C, E
    ¿puedes adivinar la palabra? A, raya, raya, C, E
    he called me a blank idiot
    me llamó idiota de m …
    my mind was a complete blank
    me quedé totalmente en blanco
    1.2 (form)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • In this country, town governments issue passports, so thieves frequently break into the town hall and steal blanks.
    • In addition to controlled storage, prescription blanks are serialized, and the dispersal of all prescription pads and storage destination is documented by pharmacy staff.
    • Prescription blanks must not be stored in patient examination rooms.
    1.3 (card)
    (naipe en blanco)
    to draw a blank
    no obtener ningún resultado
    no conseguir nada
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • A lens blank is marked to show where the cylinder axis will be.
    • Those are the sorts of benefits that can be achieved by utilizing hard turning in place of grinding for a variety of workpieces, ranging from gear blanks to wheel hubs.
    • One of the best ways to reduce vulnerabilities is to eliminate public access to key blanks for these systems, lock experts say.
    1.4 (uncut key)
    llave (feminine) ciega
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Worthing shaped the blank into a traditional British style and finished the wood with a hand-rubbed oil finish.
    • The hydroforming process forms a heated metal blank into a desired shape by means of hydraulic pressure.
    • Multidirectional core reduction techniques produced a wide variety of larger reduction flakes that formed blanks for small tools.
    1.5 (Military)
    cartucho (masculine) de fogueo
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • She let the cartridges of blanks drop to the ground and reloaded with live fire.
    • The bullets were blanks in our desert, but the situations and attitudes of the soldiers we reported on were as real as they come.
    • No one on the firing squad knows whether their gun has a bullet or a blank.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • I'd been accumulating information and photographs, but when it came time to write it I knew I'd have to uncover more to fill in the blanks.
    • It had colloquial English phrases and you had to fill in the blanks.
    • This is your chance to fill in the blanks on a missive already written, then simply post it off to the public figure in question.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • So while Shakespeare's life is not a total blank, it does contain a lot of empty spaces.
    • He said all the drinks at the event had been free and believes their beers may have been spiked because of his total blank about the evening.
    • It's just a total blank, as though everyone had forgotten about that bit of the world.

Verbos con partícula

blank out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object

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