There are 2 translations of nest in Spanish:

nest1

Pronunciation: /nest/

n

  • 1 (of birds, reptiles) nido (m); (of wasps) avispero (m); (of ants) hormiguero (m); (of mice) ratonera (f), nido (m) to fly o leave the nest [bird/child] volar* del or dejar el nido to feather one's (own) nest barrer hacia adentro to foul one's own nest tirar piedras a su ( or mi etc) propio tejado
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    • First, the flight trajectory will obviously depend on the way in which a bird will enter its nest site.
    • The young leave the nest soon after they hatch and find their own food immediately.
    • Again the attraction is bird watching, especially pied shags feeding the young birds in their nests, great crested grebe and large numbers of paradise ducks.
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    • Insect nests have guards who deter entry by both conspecific and allospecific intruders.
    • They use their long claws to expose the insect's nests.
    • Just as humans keep cows for their milk, certain ant species rear aphids and other insects in their nests and consume their secretions.
  • 2 (hotbed) a nest of thieves una cueva or guarida de ladrones a nest of subversion un foco de subversión

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Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.

There are 2 translations of nest in Spanish:

nest2

vi

  • 1 1.1 [birds] anidar
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    • The Dismal supports a hundred different bird species nesting within the refuge; another hundred are known to use the area.
    • This protected bird species had nested at the Baltic for many years and had to be moved to specially built nesting areas further down the river.
    • The birds of prey have nested at the site since 2001 and were the first to do so in the Lake District for 150 years.
    1.2 (British English/inglés británico) to go nesting ir* a buscar nidos
  • 2
    (nesting present participle/participio presente (before noun/delante del nombre))
    nesting tables mesa (feminine) nido

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.