There are 2 translations of barba in English:

barba1

f

  • 1 1.1 (de quien se la afeita) stubble llegó con barba de dos días he showed up with two days' growth of stubble
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    1.2 (de quien se la deja) beard se está dejando (la) barba he's growing a beard aquel hombre de la barba or las barbas that man with the beard está deseando que le salga la barba he can't wait to start shaving barba poblada or espesa or cerrada thick o bushy beard barba rala wispy beard arreglarse/recortarse la barba or las barbas to tidy up/trim one's beard con toda la barba, es un líder con toda la barba he's a true o real leader en sus (mismísimas or propias) barbas [familiar/colloquial], le robaron el coche en sus mismísimas barbas they stole his car from right under his nose hacerle la barba a algn (Méx) [familiar/colloquial] to suck up to sb [colloquial/familiar] mentir con toda la barba [familiar/colloquial] to tell a barefaced lie por barba [familiar/colloquial] each sale or toca a 1.000 euros por barba it works out at 1,000 euros a head o each son capaces de comerse un pollo por barba they're quite capable of eating a chicken each si sale con barbas San Antón y si no la Purísima Concepción it's all the same to me [colloquial/familiar], I don't mind o I'm not bothered one way or the other [colloquial/familiar] subírsele a algn a las barbas [familiar/colloquial] to get fresh (AmE) o (BrE) cheeky with sb [colloquial/familiar], to get too familiar with sb [colloquial/familiar] tirarse de las barbas [familiar/colloquial] to tear one's hair out [colloquial/familiar] cuando las barbas de tu vecino veas pelar or arder pon las tuyas a remojar or en remojo you should learn from other people's mistakes 1.3 (mentón, barbilla) chin
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    Compounds

    barba de chivo

    barbas de chivo

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There are 2 translations of barba in English:

barba2

m

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Word of the day emprender
vt
to embark on …
Cultural fact of the day

Today is a public holiday in Argentina (Día de la Independencia)