There are 2 translations of spruce in Spanish:

spruce1

Pronunciation: /spruːs/

n

  • 1.1 c (tree) picea (f), abeto (m) falso
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    • The best trees to plant with wildlife in mind are cherry and mulberry for their fruits, pines and spruces for their seed-bearing cones and deciduous trees that vary in size and density.
    • This nest is usually in a spruce or other conifer and may be 4'40 feet up.
    • ‘I wanted my husband to plant a big spruce so that at Christmas I could decorate it with lights,’ she says.
    1.2 u (wood) picea (f)

Phrasal verbs

spruce up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[garden/room] arreglar to spruce oneself up arreglarse, acicalarse [humorístico/humorous]

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of spruce in Spanish:

spruce2

adj (sprucer, sprucest)

  • [person] arreglado, prolijo (RPl) ; [appearance] cuidado, acicalado; [garden] cuidado, arreglado she was looking very spruce estaba muy arreglada or [humorístico/humorous] peripuesta
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    • In outward appearance, he was a cherubically round man, about 45, in a spruce pinstripe suit and a new blue tie.
    • To turn up at County Hall looking dapper and spruce would have been to strike a false, jarring note of misplaced optimism.
    • The place has also recently been restored and so is looking quite spruce.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.