Translation of crutch in Spanish:

crutch

Pronunciation: /krʌtʃ/

n

  • 1 1.1 (walking aid) muleta (feminine) to be/walk on crutches andar* con muletas 1.2 (support) muleta (f), apoyo (m)
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    • It's difficult to understand why so many crutches, white sticks and wheelchairs remain unclaimed.
    • The workers here carry walking sticks, use crutches, or get around in wheelchairs.
    • There were people in wheel chairs, people with walking sticks and crutches and people with guide dogs.
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    • I look at my spiritual practice as a way to engage and learn from life, not simply a crutch to help make it through.
    • I see anti-depressants as a crutch which will help me to get better, not the thing that will make me better.
    • You touch on it briefly in your post but I think it is important to take note that there is a difference between protecting yourself and creating a crutch to avoid dealing with difficulties.
  • 2 (British English/inglés británico) crotch

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.