There are 2 translations of ham in Spanish:

ham1

Pronunciation: /hæm/

n

  • 2
    (hams plural)
    [colloquial/familiar] (thighs and buttocks) ancas (feminine plural) [colloquial/familiar] to squat on one's hams ponerse* en cuclillas
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    • Walking lunges are excellent for sculpting your glutes, hams, quads and adductor muscles, but finding an open path in the gym can be a problem.
    • Try a variety of stretches to hit your glutes, hams, quads and adductors.
    • When you begin to feel a stretch through your hamstrings, focus on using your glutes and hams to rise back up to the start position.
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    • Tony had registered n7qvc.com because he's a keen radio ham and his call sign is - you guessed it - n7qvc.
    • Mr Ogg was a member of the exclusive International Correspondence of Corkscrew Addicts, an enthusiastic radio ham and a painter.
    • He used a local radio ham called Roy Evans in a tiny radio shack in Great Bends to keep in touch.
  • 3 3.1 countable/numerable ham (actor) [Theater/Teatro]actor extravagantemente histriónico (person given to exaggeration) comediante (mf), pamplinero, (m,f) 3.2 uncountable/no numerable (overacting) histrionismo (masculine) exagerado
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    • The acting was pure ham, but then it is in every kids or ‘family’ film.
    • The script of sand and fog is more like it, not to mention the acting of ham and funny accents.
    • He is as diabolic as he is over-the-top - call it deviled ham.
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    • They are peachy roles, and have been given to many ham actors to shine in: but David is a master, and brings to his Polonius what one imagines is a perfect expression of the intention behind the part.
    • Now he appears like a ham actor who is starting to believe his press agent.
    • He's a ham actor wearing caricature expressions: petulance, fury, arrogance, dismay.
  • 4
    (radio ham)
    radioaficionado, (masculine, feminine)

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There are 2 translations of ham in Spanish:

ham2

vi (-mm-)

Phrasal verbs

ham up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[part/scene] interpretar sobreactuando to ham it up actuar* con afectación or amaneramiento

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Word of the day ampolla
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blister …
Cultural fact of the day

The Lotería Nacional is a Spanish state-run lottery founded in 1812. There is an