There are 2 translations of stencil in Spanish:

stencil1

Pronunciation: /ˈstensəl; ˈstensɪl/

n

  • 1.1 (for lettering, decoration) plantilla (f), troquel (m)
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    • It just takes a little glass paint and a stencil or template.
    • Many paint and craft stores sell pre-cut, reusable plastic stencils in a variety of patterns, such as leaves, ivy, flowers, etc.
    • In subsequent works, he created permutating, off-centered grids with spray paint applied through stencils.
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    • Smack dab in the middle of the canvas, an enormous silhouetted hen sits contentedly on her nest, framed by a field of radiant orange-on-orange floral stencils over a hot-pink background.
    • The plates were placed on a roof with stencils covering the positive areas of the portrait.
    • Or use border tiles to define a panel or tiled splashback, and then echo the motif as a stencil along the bottom edge of your table linen or roller blinds.
    1.2 (for duplicating) stencil (m), matriz (f), cliché (m) (Spain/España) , ciclostil (masculine) (Spain/España) to cut a stencil hacer* or picar* un stencil ( or una matriz etc)

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vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of stencil in Spanish:

stencil2

vt ( (British English/inglés británico) -ll-)

  • 1.1 [design/pattern] escribir, dibujar o pintar utilizando una plantilla 1.2 (duplicate) [notes/letter] mimeografiar*, multicopiar, multigrafiar* (Venezuela)
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    • They had printed in white stenciled letters their message on the inside of the leaf… which is silly because leaves fall with the outside upwards, so all the messages were obscured but one.
    • He had spent the day stenciling tiny Christmas trees along the border of the sign.
    • Shapes are stencilled onto coloured papers to make cut-outs, and onto photos, for cropping them into interesting shapes.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.