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pearly

Pronunciation: /ˈpɜːrli; ˈpɜːli/

Translation of pearly in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo (-lier, -liest)

  • [finish/gloss] nacarado, perlado pearly teeth dientes (masculine plural) de perla the Pearly Gates [humorous/humorístico] las puertas del Paraíso
    Example sentences
    • Hector shut his eyes, to see his inner world, a blaze of swirling pearly colours.
    • Chris's green eyes glittered, and a smile played across his pearly teeth as he ran his hands ran through his short black hair.
    • She has taken the last few days off, however, because she has just had her teeth bleached pearly white.

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Cultural fact of the day

The name of Spain's state-run post office is correos. Stamps can be bought in an estanco, although certified or express mail must be sent from a post office (estafeta or oficina de correos). Postboxes in Spain are silver with red and yellow hoops. There are also red boxes for urgent mail. In Latin America correo, in the singular, means both a post office and the mail system.