Translation of cabbage in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈkæbɪdʒ/


  • 1.1 countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable (vegetable) repollo (m), col (f) red cabbage (col (f)) lombarda (f), repollo (m) colorado or morado (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) , col (feminine) morada (Mexico/México) (before noun/delante del nombre) I found her/him in the cabbage patch (American English/inglés norteamericano) [euphemistic, humorous/eufemístico, humorístico] la/lo trajo la cigüeña [euphemistic, humorous/eufemístico, humorístico]
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    • In the school's garden are giant tufts of spinach, green peppers and cabbages planted according to eco-friendly and sustainable permaculture principles.
    • Particularly good trap crops include: green lettuce, cabbage, calendula, marigolds, comfrey leaves, zinnias and beans.
    • Other fields and cottage gardens grow grapevines on overhead trellises, the soil beneath the arches being densely planted with cabbages and other vegetables.
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    • The vegetables, a mixture of bok choy, cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower and carrots, were fresh and delicious.
    • In the meantime it may help to avoid gas producing foods, including beans, broccoli, cabbage, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, eggplant, radishes and onions.
    • Add the onion, paprika, bay leaves, cabbage, carrot and potatoes.
    1.2 countable/numerable (person) (British English/inglés británico) [colloq & offensive] since the accident he's been a cabbage desde el accidente está convertido en un vegetal [colloquial, offensive/familiar, ofensivo]

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