Translation of shrimp in Spanish:
noun/nombre (plural shrimp or (in British English also/en inglés británico también) , shrimps)
- 1 (large) (American English/inglés norteamericano) langostino (masculine), camarón (masculine) (Latin America/América Latina) ; (medium) camarón (masculine) (Latin America/América Latina) , gamba (feminine) (especially Spain/especialmente España) , langostino (masculine) (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) ; (small) (British English/inglés británico) camarón (masculine), quisquilla (feminine) (Spain/España)Example sentences
- While blue whales may occasionally feed on pelagic crabs and small fishes, their diet is almost exclusively euphausiid shrimps commonly called krill.
- Eumalacostraca is the group that contains most of the animals the general public recognize as crustaceans, such as shrimp, crabs, lobsters.
- The trip north is slow for the cow-calf pair because of stops for nursing and the occasional meal of mysid shrimp or other food encountered.
- 2(plural shrimps)(small person) [colloquial/familiar] [pejorative/peyorativo] renacuajo, (masculine, feminine) [colloquial/familiar] [pejorative/peyorativo], enano, (masculine, feminine) [colloquial/familiar] [pejorative/peyorativo]Example sentences
- Are you sure you want to hang out with that shrimp?
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