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American English: /ʃɪn/
British English: /ʃɪn/

Translation of shin in Spanish:


  • 2 (of beef) (British)
    Example sentences
    • For my main course, I had the fillet of Aberdeen beef, with braised shin and green vegetables, served on a bed of creamed celeriac and Madeira sauce.
    • Brian sauntered past his meat cases, into a back room where an employee hacked away at shins of beef, and through the door of his meat refrigerator.
    • For beef, good casserole cuts are shin, brisket, neck, topside, thick flank or shoulder.

intransitive verb present participle shinning past tense, past participle shinned

  • he shinned up the tree
    se trepó al árbol
    she shinned down the rope
    se deslizó por la cuerda
    Example sentences
    • Others climbed trees and shinned up sections of the Minster.
    • He used to frighten us all by shinning up lamp posts, or climbing up into the loft or on to our porch.
    • I climbed out of the window, shinned down the drain pipe, crossed the back lawn and hopped over the wall.
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