There are 2 translations of ruffle in Spanish:

ruffle1

Pronunciation: /ˈrʌfəl/

n

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (frill) volante (masculine) or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) volado (masculine) or (Chile) vuelo (masculine)
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    • The garment is often trimmed with lace, ruffles, bows and ribbons, optionally with spaghetti straps.
    • Scalloped edges, lace and ruffles infuse the clothes with motion and make for an exciting silhouette.
    • He wore pitch-black pants and a black shirt with understated ruffles at the neck and sleeves.
    1.2 (ripple) (no plural/sin plural) the breeze caused a slight ruffle on the smooth waters la brisa agitó or [literary/literario] rizó levemente las aguas tranquilas

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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 ruffle in Spanish:

ruffle2

vt

  • 1.1 (disturb, mess) [hair] alborotar, despeinar; [feathers] erizar*; [clothes] arrugar*; [water] agitar, rizar* [literary/literario]
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    • He grinned contentedly as he ruffled my already tangled hair.
    • In the end, Lady Eleanor settled for a tender, parting kiss on each boy's forehead, affectionately ruffling his hair as she did so.
    • There was a static snap as the television turned on and Reid walked back, ruffling my hair affectionately as he swept past me and into the next room.
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    • As when a breeze ruffles the surface of a reflecting pool, ripples ran rapidly across her vision, momentarily distorting the figures.
    • A strong breeze ruffles the surface of the lake.
    • A light onshore breeze ruffled the surface of the bay, a few feet away I watched a turkey buzzard or vulture fly by.
    1.2 (irritate, upset) [person] alterar, contrariar to ruffle sb's pride herir* el orgullo de algn
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    • I was ruffled and quickly reacted by sending up the windows.
    • I was briefly ruffled, because few things are held as closely and protectively as one's musical preferences.
    • Yet she has never allowed petty jealousies to ruffle her.

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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.