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prenda

Translation of prenda in English:

nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 2 (señal, garantía) security, surety tuvo que dejar el reloj en prenda she had to leave her watch as security o/or surety te lo regalo, en prenda de mi amor I give it to you as a token o/or pledge of my love no dolerle prendas a algn, no me duelen prendas reconocerlo I don't mind admitting it a nadie le dolieron prendas para opinar nobody held back when it came to airing their views, nobody had any qualms about o/or nobody was afraid of airing their views no soltar prenda [familiar/colloquial] not to say a word lo interrogaron, pero no soltó prenda they interrogated him but he didn't breathe o say a word o but he gave nothing away

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