Translation of dregs in Spanish:
- (sediment)posos (masculine plural)cunchos (masculine plural) (Colombia)conchos (masculine plural) (Chile)there are only the dregs leftsolo quedan los restoshe drained the bottle to the dregsapuró la botellathe dregs of humanity/societyla escoria de la humanidad/sociedadExample sentences
- 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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