Translation of streaky in Spanish:

streaky

Pronunciation: /ˈstriːki/

adjective/adjetivo (-kier, -kiest)

  • 1.1 (uneven) the paint's dried streaky el color no ha quedado uniforme al secarse la pintura, el color ha quedado disparejo al secarse la pintura (Latin America/América Latina)
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    • After the season, the 21-year-old with the streaky blond hairdo kept the entertainment coming.
    • The attacker is described as white, with an Irish accent, streaky hair, which is possibly grey, and face stubble.
    • My brother Norton stumbled out, his hand slipping from that of a pretty girl with long, streaky blonde hair.
    1.2 (British English/inglés británico) [Cookery/Cocina] streaky pork tocino (masculine) entreverado ([ fresco ]) 1.3 (unpredictable) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], errático
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    • I would call myself a streaky putter and I didn't putt well last year, apart from on two or three occasions.
    • Both Townsend and Logan are streaky kickers, while Hodge's attempts to replicate his Reivers form in a Scotland shirt have been worryingly fitful.
    • ‘I was very streaky in the semis, but fortunately I had an early lead on Carol, which took some of the pressure off,’ said Dorin-Ballard.
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    • I am very streaky, though; when I do get on a roll I hole just about everything from close range.
    • Although the Australian then failed to connect cleanly, his streaky shot still managed to sneak in at the near post.
    • Jonty's job was to keep the players on their toes; keep urging them to strive for perfection; to watch the next ball; to catch the next catch; to run-out the next streaky run-stealer.

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