There are 2 translations of clip in Spanish:

clip1

Pronunciation: /klɪp/

n

  • 1 1.1 (device) clip (m), gancho (m) see alsohairclip, paper clip
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    • The clips, bonded together in rows of 50, like gun nails, prevent tangling and make installation fast and productive.
    • The pocket clip is reversible, spring loaded and adjustable for tension.
    • He undoes the clips and straps producing a sword that looks as though it were a slab of scrap metal.
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    • Keep it real with this great money clip.
    • Somehow we were under the impression that money clips were old hat, replaced by wallets and purses.
    • The tray includes a number of currency compartments, at least one of the currency compartments including a pivoting currency clip having an upward position.
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    • Unfortunately, the airdrop contained no heavy mortar ammunition, no illumination rounds and only loose rifle cartridges instead of clips.
    • As he yells the last part five burly men run down the stairs carrying fully automatic weapons with extended clips.
    • He looked nervous as he placed a new clip into his automatic weapon.
    1.2 (brooch) broche (m), prendedor (m)
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    • Placing diamanté clips and delicate barrettes add a sassy touch of glamour to hairstyles for the holiday.
    • Live roses had been picked from the garden and were entwined in the pattern, along with jewelled clips and silk ribbons.
    • I winced as they pulled and shaped, until my long curls were pulled into a low ponytail and a diamanté clip was attached.
  • 3 3.1 (with scissors) tijeretada (feminine) 3.2 (from film) fragmento (m), clip (m)
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    • A number of short film clips, featurettes and a documentary are located on Disc Two.
    • The work creates a montage from hundreds of short clips from well-known Hollywood films.
    • The only other extras of note here are a pair of Movietone Newsreels, which show clips from the film's New York and World Premieres.
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    • My Cocker spaniel needs a good clip for summer.
    • The hedge needs a clip and the dog could do with a bath.
  • 4 (foul) (American English/inglés norteamericano) bloqueo (masculine) por la espalda (fuera de la zona legal)
  • 5 (blow) to give sb a clip on o round the ear (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] darle* una torta or un tortazo a algn [colloquial/familiar]
  • 7 (item) a clip (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] cada uno tickets are 90 bucks a clip las entradas cuestan 90 dólares cada una

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There are 2 translations of clip in Spanish:

clip2

vt (-pp-)

  • 1 1.1 (cut, shorten) [hair/nails/grass/hedge] cortar clip off any dead growth corte/pode las ramas secas
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    • Some of them have big beards and long hair, whilst others clip their hair short or shave the head, merely allowing a tuft to remain on the crown as a sign that they are Christians.
    • The statues and trees looked tiny from up high, as did the hedges that had been clipped into elaborate shapes by the skilled gardeners, into birds and animals.
    • He attempts to rub away the graffiti on his mother's tombstone and takes out a pair of scissors to clip the grass on her grave.
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    • Geraldine finished third in Paris in yet another personal best of 4.02.08, clipping a second off her PB in Brussels, which only saw her finish in sixth place.
    • On his last outing he drove like a man possessed and clipped a tenth off the Brazilian's time to ensure an all-Ferrari barrier at the start of the race.
    • Dr Roger Bannister clipped a second off the world record in a legendary 1954 race in Oxford.
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    • Normalization is a process that increases the peak amplitude of a signal to the maximum level before clipping.
    • If the signal is clipped by the amplifier, unacceptable spectral leakage to the adjacent channels will occur.
    • A traditional fuzz circuit boosts and clips the signal sufficiently to turn a standard sine wave input in to what is effectively a square wave output.
    1.2 [sheep] trasquilar, esquilar; [dog] recortarle el pelo a
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    • The sight of farmers clipping their sheep is another traditional rural sight which is becoming gradually less common.
    • Farmers, who had to clip their sheep anyway at a cost of 50 pence per animal, would be paid for doing so, and would not be forced to burn the wool.
    • If possible, bathe and clip your horse the day before you need to leave.
    1.3 (punch) [ticket] picar*, perforar
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    • I asked him why he hadn't pointed this out when he clipped our tickets.
    • ‘Enjoy your film,’ the attendants say nowadays, as they clip your ticket.
    • The guard clipped the tickets, smiled and waved them through quickly.
  • 2 (American English/inglés norteamericano) (cut out) [article/coupon/photograph] recortar
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    • You can add pieces by hitting the ‘add’ button, and you can clip sections, links, forms, or pages.
    • In this way a user can clip the section of a Web page that they are interested in (say a price, or some details which they will need to refer to later).
    • We clip newspaper articles showing lengthy sentences for repeat offenders.
  • 3 (hit) golpear to clip sb round the ear (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] darle* una torta or un tortazo a algn [colloquial/familiar]
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    • Her vehicle was clipped by an overtaking car and flipped upside down.
    • When he got to the middle of the road he was clipped by the car and flicked up into the air.
    • He was also one-and-a-half times over the drink drive limit and while driving he clipped a kerb and rolled the car, which skidded into roadside railings.
  • 4 (attach) sujetar (con un clip)
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    • The hooks clip onto the roof rack and the cords simply slide in, are pulled to the exact length and then locked in place.
    • The overhangs have hooks that washers can clip to as they clean.
    • The other day I had a ballpoint pen clipped to my trousers when I brushed past something and lost it.

vi (-pp-)

  • the lid clips on la tapa se ajusta con unos ganchos

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.