Translation of ruffle in Spanish:

ruffle

Pronunciation: /ˈrʌfəl/

noun/nombre

  • 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

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

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