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shrimp

Pronunciation: /ʃrɪmp/

Translation of shrimp in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural shrimp or (in British English also/en inglés británico también) , shrimps)

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    (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?

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • to go shrimping ir* a pescar camarones ( or gambas etc)

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