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denim

Pronunciation: /ˈdenəm; ˈdenɪm/

Translation of denim in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 uncountable/no numerable (fabric) tela (feminine) vaquera or de jeans, mezclilla (feminine) (Chile) (Mexico/México) ; (before noun/delante del nombre) [jacket/skirt] vaquero, tejano (Spain/España) , de mezclilla (Chile) (Mexico/México)
    Example sentences
    • He was wearing a pair of dark navy blue denim jeans, and a grey dress shirt that exactly matched the stormy shade of his eyes.
    • She was wearing blue jeans, denim jacket, dark brown wig and was carrying a sports bag.
    • He was wearing a blue jacket with white piping, blue denim jeans and either blue or black and white trainers.

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