- 1.1 (band — of leather, canvas) correa (f); (— for razor) suavizador (m), correa (f); (— on bus, train) correa (f), agarradera (f) watch strap (British English/inglés británico) correa (feminine) de reloj shoe strap tira (f) or tirita (f) del zapatoMore example sentences1.2
(shoulder strap)tirante (m), bretel (m) (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) 1.3 (punishment) (British English/inglés británico) to give sb the strap darle* a algn con la correa
- Over his battle tunic went the clean white leather belts and honest straps.
- Combined with a fetching ensemble of white leather belts and straps, the effect is arresting.
- It had school satchel style leather straps and buckles instead of Velcro or twist fasteners.
The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.
- 1.1 (tie) atar or sujetar con una correa, amarrar con una correa (Latin America except River Plate area/América Latina excepto Río de la Plata) to strap oneself in ponerse* or abrocharse el cinturón de seguridad I strapped up my trunk le puse la correa al baúlMore example sentences1.2
- The upper level contained gear, strapped, buckled and secured for the flight, every inch of space utilized for the transport.
- If you fancy carrying Labradors and green wellies in the back of this car, make sure they are securely strapped in.
- The guns and knives were securely strapped to the many compartments of the bag assuring his own safety.
strap (up)(British English/inglés británico) [Medicine/Medicina] vendar she strapped (up) my ankle me vendó el tobilloMore example sentences
- On the bench, Claudio Reyna's left leg is all strapped up.
- His hand was strapped up and he played on, such is the mentality in rugby league, and it was only afterwards that an X-ray revealed he had broken the bone.
- After liposuction, the treated area will be firmly strapped with bandages or elasticated tape.