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American English: /ʃərt/
British English: /ʃəːt/

Translation of shirt in Spanish:


  • (man's) to give somebody the shirt off one's back
    darle hasta la camiseta a alguien
    he'd give you the shirt off his back
    es capaz de darte hasta la camiseta or hasta lo que no tiene
    to have o take the shirt off somebody's backhe'd have the shirt off your back if you let him
    ese es capaz de robarle a su madre
    keep your shirt on! [colloquial]
    ¡no te sulfures! [colloquial]
    to lose one's shirt
    perder hasta la camisa or la camiseta [colloquial]
    to put one's shirt on something/somebody
    jugarse hasta la camisa or la camiseta [colloquial]
    (before noun) shirt collar
    cuello (masculine) de la camisa
    Example sentences
    • He jogged up to walk beside me, his tie untied, the top two buttons of his shirt undone, his sleeves pushed up to his elbows.
    • We have a business casual dress code at my office, which means collared shirts without a tie.
    • His tie was loose, and the top 2 buttons of his shirt undone with his sleeves rolled up to his elbows.

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    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.