There are 2 translations of pierna in English:

pierna1

f

  • 1.1 [Anatomía/Anatomy] leg con las piernas cruzadas cross-legged la falda le llega a media pierna the skirt is calf length on her abrirse de piernas (en gimnasia) to do the splits (en sentido sexual) to open o/or spread one's legs dormir a pierna suelta [familiar/colloquial] to sleep the sleep of the dead estirar las piernas to stretch one's legs hacer piernas (andar) [familiar/colloquial] to have a walk (hacer ejercicio) [familiar/colloquial], to do leg exercises salir por piernas [familiar/colloquial] to take to one's heels, leg it [familiar/colloquial] la mujer honrada, la pierna quebrada y en casa a woman's place is in the home ser pierna (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) soy pierna para casi todo I’m ready for just about anything 1.2 [Cocina/Cookery] leg pierna de cordero leg of lamb pierna de vaca round of beef

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adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.

There are 2 translations of pierna in English:

pierna2

adj inv

  • (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) [familiar/colloquial] es un tipo pierna para todo he's the sort of guy who's game for o who's on for o who'll try anything [familiar/colloquial] andá, sé pierna y prestánoslo come on, be a sport and lend it to us

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.