Translation of plomo in English:
nombre masculino/masculine noun
- 1 1.1 (metal) lead soldado de plomo tin soldier 1.2 [argot] (balas) lead [argot/slang] le llenaron el cuerpo de plomo they filled him with lead [argot/slang] ser más pesado que el plomo [familiar/colloquial] (ser latoso) to be a real pain in the neck [familiar/colloquial] (ser aburrido) to be deadly boring [familiar/colloquial], to be a real bore [familiar/colloquial], to be lethally boring o/or lethal (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial]
- 2 [familiar/colloquial] (persona, cosa pesada) este libro/profesor es un plomo this book/teacher is deadly boring [familiar/colloquial], this book/teacher is lethal (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial], , this book/teacher is deadly (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] ¡qué plomo! what a drag o/or pain! [familiar/colloquial], what a bummer! [argot/slang]
- 3 3.1 (plomada) plumb line tiene que estar a plomo it has to be plumb o/or exactly vertical caer a plomo [tela/cortina] to hang straight el sol caía a plomo sobre la ciudad the sun was overhead beating down on the city 3.2 (para cortinas) weight 3.3 (en pesca) weight
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