There are 2 translations of turkey in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈtɜːrki; ˈtɜːki/

noun/nombre (plural turkeys)

  • 1 1.1 countable/numerable (bird) pavo (masculine), guajolote (masculine) (Mexico/México) , chompipe (masculine) (Central America/América Central) to talk turkey (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] hablar a las claras [colloquial/familiar]
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    • Restrictions and slaughter provisions apply to domestic fowls, turkeys, geese, ducks, guinea fowls, quail, ratites, pigeons, pheasants and partridges reared or kept in captivity.
    • It feeds primarily on deer, but its diet may also include small mammals, wild turkeys, and occasionally domestic livestock, when available.
    • Western ragweed provides forage for deer and the fruits are an important food source for upland game birds, wild turkeys and songbirds.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable (meat) pavo (masculine)
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    • The experts tell vegetarians they can eat soy to take the place of real foods like turkey or steak.
    • One of my mainstays was mince - beef, pork, turkey or lamb; I didn't often mince the meat myself, as I could not afford the joint in the first place.
    • Heavy wood smoke is perfect for ribs, turkey, brisket and pork shoulder but never for a delicate chicken.

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