Translation of crib in Spanish:
- 1 countable/numerable 1.1 (American English/inglés norteamericano) (child's bed) cuna (feminine)Example sentences1.2 (British English/inglés británico) (Nativity scene) nacimiento (masculine), pesebre (masculine), belén (masculine) (Spain/España)
Example sentences1.3 (American English/inglés norteamericano) (home) casa (feminine)
- Normally, the hospital beds for infants are big cribs, but the sides come down so you can examine the baby and take care of them.
- Hand-me-downs such as cribs, bassinets, strollers, high chairs, and clothes can help save time and money.
- Shane lay on her sister's couch reading a parenting magazine while Lorna slept in her crib on the other side of the room.
Example sentences1.4 (New Zealand/Nueva Zelanda) (holiday house) casita (feminine) de veraneo
- Clay modeller Joe Camilleri is well known for his nativity representations, cribs and bas-reliefs in which he takes great care with details and style, especially in his figurines.
- Pupils have brought some traditional festive cheer to a small rural village, by repairing nativity figures and a crib.
- There are 142 stalls with gift items, children's toys, figures for nativity cribs, Christmas decorations, mulled wine, grilled sausages, and gingerbread.
- Mary lives wiv him in a council crib.
- So what I meant was you should come over to ma crib so we can have us a party dis Friday.
- If you do decide to travel to Châteauneuf to take in the warm sun and charming wines, don't expect a guided tour of the pope's old crib.
- 2 countable/numerable 2.1 [Agric] (manger) pesebre (masculine) 2.2 (for storing grain) (American English/inglés norteamericano) granero (masculine)Example sentences
- However, with cold weather and narrow, well-ventilated cribs, corn may be stored when grain moisture is several percentage points higher.
- One summer, about 1952, a local ranch hand and I built a hay crib at the edge of the meadow north of the Keyes house.
- She shooed away a hen that had wandered too close to the crib.
- 3 countable/numerable [colloquial/familiar] 3.1 (for cheating in exam) chuleta (feminine) or (Mexico/México) acordeón (masculine) or (Colombia) (Peru/Perú) comprimido (masculine) or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) machete (masculine) or (Chile) torpedo (masculine) [colloquial/familiar] 3.2 (plagiarism) refrito (masculine) [colloquial/familiar], plagio (masculine) 3.3 (translation) traducción (feminine)
- 4 countable/numerable (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] [Games/Juegos] (cribbage) cribbageExample sentences
- Send me your cribs and I will be eternally grateful.
- The final English texts are being rendered by 13 Cork-born poets, almost all of them working from cribs, glosses produced by an intermediate translator.
- Writing about cribs sold to explain the HSC English texts that teachers apparently aren't teaching, Michaels has this to say.
- Richard Strauss and Mahler largely get dumped, at least as far as musical cribs go, and Bloch gets to fight it out with Debussy alone.
- In a better movie, such cribs might be considered homages; here, they sully the source.
- One image is a direct crib from Millais's The rescue and so the slide set must date from after 1855.
- I remember having my ear glued to it as my brothers and sisters played cards - most often euchre and crib.
- As in regular crib, there is luck in the run of the cards.
- As we grew older we played cards - five hundred, patience and crib.
- Now each player must discard two into the dealer's cribs.
- Any card combinations in the crib will count for the dealer, so non-dealer will try to throw cards that are unlikely to make valuable combinations.
- Each player must put exactly two cards into the crib, which will be scored for the dealer.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-bb-)
- [colloquial/familiar] [answer] copiarto crib sth
fromo [slang/argot] offsth/sb he cribbed whole paragraphs from the encyclop(a)edia copió párrafos enteros de la enciclopedia she cribbed the answer from her classmate le copió la respuesta a su compañera
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-bb-)
- copiar she was caught cribbing from the book/her classmate la pillaron copiando del libro/copiándole a su compañera
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