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American English: /drɛɡz/
British English: /drɛɡz/

Translation of dregs in Spanish:

plural noun

  • (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/sociedad
    Example 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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