Translation of filo in English:
nombre masculino/masculine noun
- 1 1.1 (de un cuchillo, una espada) cutting edge, blade este cuchillo no tiene mucho filo this knife doesn't cut very well o/or isn't very sharp le voy a dar filo I'm going to sharpen it hacía un viento como el filo de un cuchillo there was a biting wind arma caminar por or pisar el filo de la navaja to be on a knife-edge a or de medio filo (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] tipsy [familiar/colloquial] darle filo a algn (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) [familiar/colloquial] to suck up to sb [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 (de una montaña) ridge 1.3 (borde) edge el filo de la mesa the edge of the table al filo de las siete at seven o'clock sharp, on the dot of seven o'clock
- 3 (América Latina/Latin America) [familiar/colloquial] (hambre) tengo un filo enorme I'm ravenous o/or starved [familiar/colloquial], I'm starving (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial]
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