Translation of diaper in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈdaɪpər; ˈdaɪəpə(r)/


  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) pañal (masculine)
    More example sentences
    • In the West, however, babies wear nappies or diapers until they learn to use a pot.
    • After their second child was born in 1987, she would work days as a medical clerk for the Army and come home at night to two babies in diapers - and often no husband.
    • The proposed welfare cuts, according to Vivian Hain, ‘will take the shirts off our backs and the diapers off our babies.’

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) [baby] ponerle* un pañal a, empañalar (Mexico/México)

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