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jersey

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒərzi; ˈdʒɜːzi/

Translation of jersey in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -seys)

  • 1 1.1 countable/numerable (sports shirt) camiseta (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Suede also proved that urban fashion isn't always about baggy jeans, jerseys and Snoop Dogg.
    • Do they simply add them to their jersey pockets or do they attach them to their bodies under their jerseys?
    • He was wondering why no one had noticed that he liked to wear long sleeves under his jersey.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable (fabric) jersey (masculine), tejido (masculine) de punto a wool jersey dress un vestido de jersey or (Spain/España) de punto de lana
    Example sentences
    • When I moved my trade show uniform from an ottoman rib to a jersey knit, he adjusted the tape to make the new shirts look better than the old ones.
    • She settles on insulated booties, oversize pedals, and a clear slicker, which she slips over her jersey.
    • I wiped the smile right off her face, she says, like she used to wipe her school slate clean with a bit of spit and an unwinding jersey sleeve.
    Example sentences
    • Stretch shiny silk satin, light stretch silk twill, jersey, nylon taffeta, and leather dominate the collection.
    • I love working with jersey fabrics because it's easy to wear and comfortably drapes over a women's frame.
    • The fabrics are understated, using simple knits, jersey cotton and moleskins.
    1.3 countable/numerable (British English/inglés británico) sweater
  • 2 2.1
    (Jersey)
    (la isla de) Jersey
    2.2
    ( also Jersey)
    (cattle)[ raza de ganado vacuno Jersey ]

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