Translation of groin in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /grɔɪn/


  • 1 [Anatomy/Anatomía] ingle (feminine) she kneed him in the groin le dio un rodillazo en la entrepierna
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    • The defender's right elbow is locked and her hand cannot strike the attacker's groin.
    • The heavy man clutched his groin in pain and fell to his knees on the ground.
    • Now he dropped the sword and she brought her knee up into the man's groin.
  • 3 (American English/inglés norteamericano) (barrier) escollera (feminine)
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    • It is characterized by heavy, load-bearing masonry, the round-headed arch and its derivatives, the groin, and barrel vaulting.
    • Gilt threads glittered in the weave of pennants and tapestries and high overhead a gold-trimmed groin vault shouldered off the arches of a marble ceiling.
    • The corridor opened into a T-junction in a groin vault serving as a landing for a broad, dimly-lit staircase.

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