There are 2 translations of chalk in Spanish:

chalk1

Pronunciation: /tʃɔːk/

n

  • 1 u [Geol] creta (f), caliza (f) to be as different as chalk and cheese (BrE) ser* (como) la noche y el día or (como) el día y la noche (before n) chalk soil tierra (f) caliza or calcárea

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Word of the day cátedra
f
professorship …
Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of chalk in Spanish:

chalk2

vt

  • 1.1 [billiard cue] entizar* 1.2 (write with chalk) escribir* con tiza or (Méx) gis

Phrasal verbs

chalk up

v + adv + o 1.1 (write on blackboard) escribir*, anotar 1.2 [win/success] apuntarse, anotarse 1.1v + o + adv (charge) [colloquial/familiar] to chalk sth up to sb anotar algo en la cuenta de algn

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Word of the day cátedra
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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.