- 1 1.1 u (substance) goma (f), caucho (m), hule (m) (Méx) (before n) rubber band goma (f) (elástica), gomita (f) (RPl) , banda (f) elástica (Ven) , elástico (m) (Chi) , caucho (m) (Col) , liga (f) (Méx) rubber boots botas (fpl) de goma rubber bullet bala (f) de goma rubber check o (BrE) cheque [colloquial/familiar] cheque (m) sin fondos, cheque de goma or elástico (Méx) or (Col) chimbo [familiar/colloquial], chirimoyo (m) (Chi) [familiar/colloquial] rubber dinghy bote (m) neumático or inflable rubber gloves guantes (mpl) de goma rubber goods artículos (mpl) de goma rubber plantation plantación (f) (de árboles) de caucho or (Méx) de hule rubber ring flotador (m), salvavidas (m) rubber solution disolución (f) de gomaMás ejemplos en oraciones1.2 c (eraser) (BrE) goma (f) (de borrar), borrador (m) ink/pencil rubber goma or borrador de tinta/lápiz
Más ejemplos en oraciones1.3
- One advantage of this material is that it is more resistant to alcohols than natural rubber latex and vinyl.
- Recently, a coworker told me that there is an alternative to conventional rubber latex that is not a synthetic product.
- Many of the ailments were caused by the ammonia that is added to rubber latex mixture to keep it liquid.
(rubbers pl)(AmE) chanclos (mpl) or (CS) galochas (fpl) 1.4 c (condom) (esp AmE) [slang/argot], globo (m) [familiar/colloquial], paracaídas (m) [familiar/colloquial], goma (f) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial], forro (m) (RPl) [familiar/colloquial]Más ejemplos en oraciones
- Each case has been filled with much needed resources for the children including pens, pencils, rubbers, rulers and pencil sharpeners.
- They returned delighted, with pens, pencils, rubbers and badges - mementoes from the trip.
- We'll have the usual sort of thing for children like baseball caps, pens, books, CDs, rubbers and pencils.
- It'd be a good idea to back the rubbers up with some foam.
- A couple of beers and a few albums later, Jake asked if Mark had any rubbers.
- Didn't think I was gonna get lucky, so I didn't take any rubbers out with me, and I didn't have any change to get some when I did.
- 2 c 2.1 (in bridge, whist) rubber (m) 2.2 [Sport] serie (f) de partidosMás ejemplos en oraciones
- They couldn't beat Jill Schofield and Viv Williamson but won five of the rubbers, top scorers for Poppleton being Kath Halliday and Hilary Spencer winning 22 games.
- In the opening contest of the night Lismore City narrowly defeated RSL six rubbers to five.
- Appleton Roebuck against Wheldrake in division three provided quality tennis worthy of a higher division, the first five rubbers being drawn.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.