- 1.1 (of candle, pencil) cabo (m); (of cigarette) colilla (f), pucho (m) (AmL) [familiar/colloquial]More example sentences1.2 (of ticket) contraseña (f), resguardo (m) (Esp) ; (of receipt) resguardo (m), talón (m); (of check) talón (m) (AmL) , matriz (f) (Esp)
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- Working by candlelight with the stub of his last pencil, he finally achieved the transformation of a humble o into the majestic 0.
- When Amiry was writing her script, her husband hoarded her pencil stubs, revealing his secret stash in Medium of Love.
- Are there any others out there who find comfort in the stub of pencil on a string and other mildly eccentric aspects of elections past?
- You can use ticket stubs or ribbons or receipts or photos or envelopes or napkins to mark your place in books.
- The INS recommends that tourists bring hotel receipts and ticket stubs from sightseeing destinations and transportation.
- Fans will also have to retain ticket stubs during the game to ensure that they are in the correct seats.
Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.
- to stub one's toe darse* en el dedo (del pie) he stubbed his toe on the chair se dio con el dedo contra la sillaMore example sentences
- Amy cried out as she accidentally stubbed her toe on one of the wooden bedposts.
- People are stubbing their toes and feet and falling all over.
- I am always stubbing my toe, smashing my arms against walls, tripping over, scratching myself.
stub outv + o + adv, v + adv + o
- [cigarette] apagar*