Translation of dregs in Spanish:

dregs

Pronunciation: /dregz/

n pl

  • (sediment) posos (mpl), cunchos (mpl) (Col) , conchos (mpl) (Chi) there are only the dregs left solo quedan los restos he drained the bottle to the dregs apuró la botella the dregs of humanity/society la escoria de la humanidad/sociedad
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    • This fits directly below the machine, holds a container for coffee dregs and has space for a number of cups and saucers as well as filters and other accessories, all of which are dishwasher-proof.
    • Greeks also ‘knock wood’ to guard against misfortune, and reading one's fortunes in the patterns of coffee dregs remains popular.
    • ‘Oh well,’ I say, draining the dregs of my coffee.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.