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fist

Pronunciation: /fɪst/

Translation of fist in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • puño (masculine) to make a fist o to clench one's fist cerrar* el puño to shake one's fist at sb amenazar* a algn con el puño she made a reasonable fist of repairing the car (British English/inglés británico) arregló el coche bastante bien
    Example sentences
    • He clenched his fists tightly, nails digging into his palms.
    • He clenched his fists so tightly that he broke the skin on his palms.
    • He clenched his fists tightly and shook his head slowly from side to side.

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