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tree
American English: /tri/
British English: /triː/

Translation of tree in Spanish:

noun

  • apple tree to climb a tree
    subirse a un árbol
    the tree of knowledge (of good and evil)
    el árbol de la ciencia (del bien y del mal)
    the tree of life money doesn't grow on trees
    el dinero no crece en los árboles
    el dinero cuesta ganarlo
    qualified nurses don't grow on trees
    enfermeras tituladas no se encuentran así como así
    to be barking up the wrong tree to be out of one's tree (American English) [colloquial]
    estar chalado [colloquial]
    to be up a tree (American English) [colloquial]
    estar en aprietos or apuros
    you/one can't see the forest o (British English) the wood for the trees top1 1 1 1
    Example sentences
    • At the same time, branch-cutting was encouraged to get the tree to grow a single, main trunk.
    • He wrapped his wings around himself and then leaned back against the trunk of the tree, watching the ground beneath him.
    • Unlike many plants that grow in trees, epiphytic orchids are not parasites and don't harm the plants on which they grow.

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