Translation of proverbial in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /prəˈvɜːrbiəl; prəˈvɜːbiəl/


  • 1.1 (famous) proverbial their generosity is proverbial su generosidad es proverbial he turned up wearing his proverbial red tie apareció con la consabida corbata roja 1.2 (relating to a proverb) it's like looking for a needle in the proverbial haystack es como buscar una aguja en un pajar, como dice el proverbio or refrán

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