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anorak

Pronunciation: /ˈænəræk/

Translation of anorak in Spanish:

noun/nombre

(British English/inglés británico)
  • 1 [Clothing/Indumentaria] anorak (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • A fine drizzle had developed, so I wore my waterproof anorak and pulled the hood up to keep from getting too wet.
    • Particularly important are a windproof jacket, or anorak, with hood or hat and a stout pair of walking boots or shoes as they may have to cross some rough ground to see the best wildlife.
    • As my sister distracted the guards, I pulled up the hood from my anorak and quickly disappeared into the large crowd.
  • 2 (person) [colloquial/familiar] obsesivo, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • I'm a bit of a comedy anorak really.
    • My children think I'm a bit of an anorak, but I enjoy it.
    • He's a bit of an anorak, but he's got some nice ideas.

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