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thatch

Pronunciation: /θætʃ/

Translation of thatch in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (roofing)[ paja, juncos etc utilizados como techumbre ] quincha (feminine) (South America/América del Sur)
    Example sentences
    • The downpour continued all night, but nary a drop violated my palm thatch.
    • The straw thatch was not two feet above her face.
    • High on the roof of the store, weaving a string of Norfolk reeds into the thatch, Billy Betsford looked down at the old man.
    1.2 countable/numerable (roof) tejado (masculine) de paja ( or de juncos etc), techo (masculine) de quincha (South America/América del Sur) 1.3 countable/numerable a thatch of hair una mata de pelo

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

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