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knife grinder

Translation of knife grinder in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (person) afilador, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The next morning we set off on a guided walking tour of Paris during which we had an interesting reminder of a previous era: we spotted an itinerant knife grinder walking his handcart through the streets of the Left Bank, ringing his bell.
    1.2 (implement) afilador (masculine)

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