Translation of dregs in Spanish:
plural noun/nombre plural
- (sediment) posos (masculine plural), cunchos (masculine plural) (Colombia) , conchos (masculine plural) (Chile) 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/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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