There are 3 translations of shag in Spanish:

shag1

Pronunciation: /ʃæg/

n

  • 1 uncountable/no numerable (tobacco) picadura (f), tabaco (m) picado
  • 2 countable/numerable (bird) cormorán (masculine)
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    • Although the majority of shags, unlike many cormorants, do not normally wander far in winter from their breeding haunts, a small number make prolonged stays on the Norfolk coast.
    • Throughout the isles you'll come across throngs of Arctic terns and both species of skuas, as well as black guillemots, gannets, shags, and Storm and Leach's petrels.
    • These steep pinnacles are now part of the RSPB bird sanctuary populated by the largest Arctic tern colony in north-west Europe, and home to numerous puffins, kittiwakes, shags and fulmars.
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    • Other water birds include grey and mallard ducks, black swans, black shags.
    • Again the attraction is bird watching, especially pied shags feeding the young birds in their nests, great crested grebe and large numbers of paradise ducks.
    • The only creatures on the beach were some kayakers and some shags, and around the rocks some seals.

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adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.

There are 3 translations of shag in Spanish:

shag2

vt (-gg-)

  • 1 [Sport/Deporte] (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], fildear to shag flies fildear elevados

vi (-gg-)

  • 1 [Sport/Deporte] (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], recoger* pelotas/bolas

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Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.

There are 3 translations of shag in Spanish:

shag3

adj

  • shag-pile

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Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.