There are 2 translations of dud in Spanish:

dud1

Pronunciation: /dʌd/

n

[colloquial/familiar]
  • 2 (shell, bomb)bomba o granada que no estalla

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.

There are 2 translations of dud in Spanish:

dud2

adj

[colloquial/familiar]
  • 1.1 (useless, valueless) [note/coin] falso; [check] sin fondos; [watch/radio] malo, de porquería (Colombia, Southern Cone/Colombia, Cono Sur) [colloquial/familiar], chafa (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar], berreta (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar] a dud battery una pila gastada or que no funciona
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    • If someone discovers that they've been ripped off with excessive fees and charges 4 or 5 years down the track or they're in a dud product with a poor rate of return, it's very hard to unwind that product.
    • Scottish consumers waste £12,000 in their lifetimes by signing up for dud products pushed on to them by banks and other financial institutions, according to a report.
    • Since then Richard, from Bredbury, has installed - and ripped out again - four faulty kitchen sets after the furniture company continued to send him units from a manufacturer's dud batch.
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    • Samantha was eventually arrested by the police in Barstow, Nevada trying to cash a dud cheque she had been given in a third-rate casino in Vegas in 1978.
    • Trading Standards officers have warned shoppers buying jewellery over the internet this Christmas that they could be at risk from online fraudsters passing off fakes and dud goods as the real thing.
    • Most of the fraud was done by banking dud cheques and drawing on the funds before the cheques had cleared.
    1.2 [Military/Militar] [shell/bomb] que no estalla

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.