There are 2 translations of elbow in Spanish:

elbow1

Pronunciation: /ˈelbəʊ/

n

  • 1.1 (of person) codo (masculine) don't put your elbows on the table! no pongas los codos sobre la mesa my sweater is going at the elbows se me están gastando los codos del suéter to give sb the elbow (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] deshacerse* de algn
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    • It is now possible to replace almost all the joints of the body, including hips, knees, elbows, shoulders, ankles, and fingers.
    • Valgus stress is applied to the elbow with maximal forearm pronation.
    • This presents with a maculopapular rash and arthralgia, typically affecting the wrist, knees, elbows, and ankles.
    1.2 (on river, road) recodo (masculine); (in pipe) codo (masculine)
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    • Use ridged flex aluminum or ridged four-inch elbows and straight vent pipe to vent your dryer.
    • Unfortunately most gutter installers simply terminate the downspout with an elbow at the bottom.
    • On each occasion a kink, jerk or quirk was evident in his action that seemed to come from the straightening of a bent elbow.

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Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.

There are 2 translations of elbow in Spanish:

elbow2

vt

  • darle* un codazo a they were elbowing each other se daban codazos I elbowed him in the face/stomach le di un codazo en la cara/el estómago they elbowed us out of the way nos apartaron a empujones they elbowed their way through se abrieron paso (a codazos)
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    • She took the bowl of chips and elbowed past us to the parlor.
    • Ian elbowed past him silently and went upstairs.
    • Three suitors elbowed past Derick, but he was concentrating so hard on the scenery that he hardly noticed.

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Word of the day casquillo
m
case …
Cultural fact of the day

Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.