There are 2 translations of weed in Spanish:

weed1

Pronunciation: /wiːd/

n

  • 1 [Hort] 1.1 c hierbajo (m), mala hierba (f), yuyo (m) (RPl) , maleza (f) (AmL) he's shot up like a weed (AmE) ha pegado un estirón 1.2 u (aquatic growth) algas (fpl)
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    • The weed impedes water's natural flow and can destroy native communities of aquatic plants and animals.
    • There's plenty of weed growing around them, and although not particularly pleasant to look at, among its folds you will see plenty of hovering juvenile pike.
    • The west bank is more sandy and shallow with weed growing, and the opposite bank more rocky and deeper.
  • 2 2.1 u (marijuana) [slang/argot] hierba (f) [argot/slang], monte (m) (AmC, Col, Ven) [familiar/colloquial] 2.2 (tobacco) [sl & dated] the weed el cigarrillo
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    • You may have heard it called marijuana, weed or hash but it is still cannabis, a natural drug that comes from a plant.
    • He never touched weed, cocaine or anything else.
    • On Villa Road there are kids selling crack, weed and cocaine.
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    • But the first time these two came into contact with each other, they had to share the spotlight with, yes, the weed, tobacco.
    • Do addicts of the demon weed, tobacco, experience increased pleasure from life as a result of smoking tobacco?
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    • ‘I have always been a bit of a weed, to be honest, and I am always being told to try weight training and go to a gym,’ he said.
    • ‘Well, some thought he was a bit of a weed, but he doesn't come around anymore,’ he quipped.
  • 4
    (weeds pl)
    (clothes) [archaic/arcaico] ropa (f) de luto (de viuda)

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There are 2 translations of weed in Spanish:

weed2

vt

  • [garden/flowerbed] deshierbar, desherbar*, desmalezar* (AmL) , sacar* los yuyos de (RPl)
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    • Once an area is weeded, a deep mulch will go some way towards stopping weeds from reappearing.
    • The group cleared and cleaned the pond, weeded the area, pruned the shrubs, fertilised the soil and planted out bedding plants.
    • I'd worked through worse weather weeding the fields and it wasn't that cold.

vi

Phrasal verbs

weed out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 [Hort] [weak plants/seedlings] quitar, arrancar* 1.2 (reject) [errors/items] eliminar; [applicants] eliminar, descartar

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Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.