There are 2 translations of fold in Spanish:

fold1

Pronunciation: /fəʊld/

vt

  • 1 1.1 (bend over) [paper/sheet] doblar to fold sth in half o in two doblar algo por la mitad 1.2 (bring together) the butterfly folded its wings la mariposa plegó las alas to fold one's arms cruzar* los brazos (in idle, defiant attitude) cruzarse* de brazos he sat there, arms folded estaba sentado con los brazos cruzados to fold one's hands juntar las manos he folded her in his arms la estrechó entre sus brazos
  • 2 (mix) [Culin] to fold sth into sth incorporar algo a algo fold the egg whites into the yolk mixture incorpore las claras a la mezcla de las yemas (con movimiento suave)

vi

Phrasal verbs

fold away

v + o + adv, v + adv + o [clothes] doblar y guardar; [chairs] plegar* y guardar 1.1v + adv the chairs fold away neatly when not in use las sillas se pueden plegar y guardar cómodamente cuando no se necesitan

fold back

v + adv + o, v + o + adv
[chair/door/leaf] plegar*

fold down

v + o + adv, v + adv + o [chair/seat] plegar* 1.1v + adv [seat] doblarse hacia adelante; [screen] plegarse*

fold up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o [sheet/newspaper] doblar; [chair/table] plegar* 1.1v + adv 2.1 [map] doblarse, plegarse*; [chair] plegarse* 2.2 (cease trading) [company] cerrar* (sus puertas), quebrar*

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of fold in Spanish:

fold2

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professorship …
Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.