There are 3 translations of iron in Spanish:

iron1

Pronunciation: /ˈaɪərn; ˈaɪən/

n

  • 1 u 1.1 (metal) hierro (m), fierro (m) (AmL) any old iron? (BrE) ¡chatarrero! he has a will of iron tiene una (fuerza de) voluntad férrea or de hierro a man/woman of iron un hombre/una mujer de hierro as hard as iron (duro) como el acero my muscles are as hard as iron tengo músculos de acero the ground will be as hard as iron after all this frost la tierra va a estar como piedra después de esta helada to strike while the iron is hot there's nothing like striking while the iron's hot lo mejor es actuar de inmediato, lo mejor es sobre el pucho, la escupida (RPl) [familiar/colloquial] (before n) the Iron Age la Edad de Hierro the Iron Lady la Dama de Hierro iron ore mineral (m) de hierro 1.2 (in food) hierro (m)
  • 3
    (branding iron)
    3.1 hierro (m) de marcar to have several/too many irons in the fire tener* varias/demasiadas cosas entre manos don't worry about him, he has many other irons in the fire no te preocupes por él, tiene muchos otros anzuelos echados or muchas otras redes tendidas 3.2 (golf club) hierro (m) a seven iron un hierro siete 3.3 (gun) (AmE) [slang/argot], pistola (f), pusca (f) (Esp) [argot/slang]
  • 4
    (irons pl)
    (fetters) grilletes (mpl), grillos (mpl)

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There are 3 translations of iron in Spanish:

iron2

adj

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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of iron in Spanish:

iron3

vt

vi

  • [person] planchar [fabric] this shirt doesn't iron very easily esta camisa no es muy fácil de planchar

Phrasal verbs

iron out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 [problems] resolver*; [difficulties] allanar, eliminar 1.2 [crease] planchar, quitar

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.