Translation of ilk in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ɪlk/


  • 1.1 (type, sort) tipo (m), clase (f) people of that ilk la gente de ese tipo or esa clase or [peyorativo/pejorative] esa calaña or ralea
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    • I suspect my old school chums, those who were of the right ilk, went down this path and have continued.
    • The drive to increase access to universities fits in with New Labour pronouncements on social inclusion and the ilk.
    • But so it was until it was won by vibrant and brave men of the ilk of Sir George.
    1.2 (place) (Scot) of that ilk Macleod of that ilk Macleod, del lugar homónimo

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