There are 2 translations of nettle in Spanish:

nettle1

Pronunciation: /ˈnetl/

n

  • ortiga (feminine)
    (stinging nettle)
    ortiga (feminine) (romana) to grasp the nettle agarrar al toro por las astas or (especially Spain/especialmente España) coger* el toro por los cuernos (before noun/delante del nombre) nettle rash urticaria (feminine)
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    • These so-called host plants include many broadleaf weeds and cover crops such as nettles, mallow, chicory, dandelion, thistles, bindweed, deadly nightshade, and many clovers.
    • But the beauty of most edible plants - nettles, dandelions, alexanders, fat hen, sorrel - is that they are so prolific they are considered a nuisance.
    • Almost everyone is familiar with the nettle through its formidable sting, but few know about the important role it plays in the natural world.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
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 2 translations of nettle in Spanish:

nettle2

vt

  • molestar, irritar she was somewhat nettled by my remark mi comentario le molestó or la irritó un poco
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    • So it nettles me a little bit for people to question her qualifications.
    • One remark of Don's, however, nettled me for its pre-emptive protecting of the poet.
    • I am nettled by this, and, refusing his attentions walk off into the surf squaring my shoulders.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
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.