There are 2 translations of lace in Spanish:

lace1

Pronunciation: /leɪs/

n

  • 1 u 1.1 (fabric) encaje (m); (as border) puntilla (f); (before n) [handkerchief/curtains] de encaje
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    • Here's what you get when you mix luxurious silk with a lace trim and fine ribbon lacing.
    • Her jeans and black shirt were replaced by a dress of blue velvet, cream silk and white lace.
    • Upon her bed was a gown of light blue silk trimmed with white lace and satin bows running from the neck to the waist.
    1.2 (on uniform) [Mil] galón (m)

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m
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There are 2 translations of lace in Spanish:

lace2

vt

  • 1 1.1 [shoes/boots] acordonar, ponerles* los cordones or (Méx) las agujetas or (Per) los pasadores a
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    • Marshall was lacing his shoes when his brother came in and jumped onto the end of his bed.
    • I situated myself down on the arm of the couch, now fully dressed as I laced my sneakers up.
    • She quickly finished lacing her shoes and looked outside and saw the town as it normally was at dawn.
    1.2 (thread) pasar lace the cord through the holes pase el cordón por los agujeros
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    • She tied her pocket closed with jute twine by lacing it through holes she punched in the corners.
    • You could take black satin ribbon and lace it through the big stitches for extra effect.
    • Running decklines through the loops of these device requires the kayak operator to unlash the decklines and lace them through the loops, then re-lash the lines.
  • 2 2.1 (fortify, spice)to lace sth with sth he laced my drink with vodka me echó un chorro de vodka en la bebida the dessert was laced with liqueur el postre estaba rociado de licor a story laced with wit and irony una historia con una buena dosis de chispa e ironía 2.2 (mark, streak) (usu pass) to be laced with sth estar* surcado de algo
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    • It may arise where the accused is drugged by others or his drink is laced with alcohol.
    • When I was ill, our butler caught Charles lacing my tea with some sort of substance.
    • Noah had calmed down after a couple of drinks, mainly coffee laced with alcohol.

Phrasal verbs

lace into

v + prep + o [colloquial/familiar]
1.1 (physically) emprenderla a golpes con, arremeter contra 1.2 (verbally) arremeter contra

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.