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hunk
American English: /həŋk/
British English: /hʌŋk/

Translation of hunk in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (chunk) a hunk of bread/meat/cheese
    un trozo de pan/carne/queso
    Example sentences
    • By using knives and forks to cut food into smaller pieces, we no longer need a large enough jaw to cram in big hunks of food.
    • The blast, not far from diplomatic quarters and the king's main palace, left piles of rubble, hunks of twisted metal, broken glass and a large crater.
    • As they turned to face their attacker, they were met with a spread of missiles that sent them flying back in tangled hunks of shrapnel.

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