There are 3 translations of mat in Spanish:

mat1

Pronunciation: /mæt/

n

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 3 translations of mat in Spanish:

mat2

vt (-tt-)

  • (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva) to be matted [fur/fibers] estar* apelmazado his hair was matted and dirty tenía el pelo enmarañado y sucio
    More example sentences
    • Her sandy hair was matted and tangled, but her eyes shone with crystal clear radiance.
    • Her hair was all matted down and tangled, and I couldn't start to imagine her taking less than an hour to fix it.
    • By now, the sun is up and angrily drying up your sweat, matting your hair and hardening your uniform.

vi (-tt-)

  • [fur/carpet] apelmazarse*; [hair] enmarañarse
    More example sentences
    • At night, protect your hair with a satin scarf, bonnet or pillowcase, which prevents split ends, tangling and matting, and preserves your hair style.
    • This step can prevent your hair from thinning, matting or breaking.
    • Daily brushing is almost mandatory to keep the hair from matting up.

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 3 translations of mat in Spanish:

mat3

adj

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) matte

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.