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American English: /strət/
British English: /strʌt/

Translation of strut in Spanish:

intransitive verb -tt-

  • (+ adverb complement) to strut around o about he strutted into/out of the room
    entró en/salió de la habitación pavoneándose or dándose aires
    she strutted past
    pasó de largo toda ufana
    the cock strutted up and down the yard
    el gallo se paseaba ufano por el patio
    Example sentences
    • Another guy walked in, strutting towards the group.
    • Jaelyn whispered in Brooke's ear as Hugh walked, no, strutted into the room.
    • Russ waddled in a feeble stride as the daughter strutted with a youthful arrogance.


  • (Construction)
    tornapunta (feminine)
    puntal (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • The struts of the high girders, which plunge down from the top like the tracks of a rollercoaster, are not absolutely straight.
    • Without adding much weight to a structure, struts allow it to resist bending and buckling.
    • Each wheel was carried in a fork formed by a pair of hydraulic shock absorber struts.
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