There are 3 translations of trim in Spanish:

trim1

(-mm-)
Pronunciation: /trɪm/

adj

  • 1.1 (slim) [figure/person] esbelto, estilizado 1.2 (neat) [uniform/suit] elegante, de buen corte; [car] de líneas estilizadas; [house/garden] muy cuidado

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Word of the day cátedra
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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of trim in Spanish:

trim2

n

  • 1 u (condition) estado (m), condiciones (fpl); (good condition) buen estado (m), buenas condiciones (fpl) swimming keeps me in trim la natación me mantiene en forma or en buen estado físico try to keep your equipment in good trim intenta mantener tu equipo en buenas condiciones
  • 2 c (cut) recorte (m) just a trim, please córteme solo las puntas, por favor to give the hedge a trim recortar el seto

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Word of the day cátedra
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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of trim in Spanish:

trim3

(-mm-)

vt

  • 1 1.1 (cut) [hair/beard/edges] recortar; [bush/branches] recortar, podar we had to trim back the rose bushes tuvimos que podar bastante los rosales 1.2 (reduce) [staff] reducir*, recortar; [budget/spending] recortar exercises to trim (down) your hips ejercicios para adelgazar las caderas
  • 2 2.1 (decorate) [dress/hat] adornar trimmed with velvet con adornos de terciopelo (round edge) con ribetes de terciopelo, ribeteado de terciopelo 2.2 [Auto] (upholster) tapizar* the car interior is trimmed in leather el interior del coche está tapizado en cuero
  • 4 (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], (defeat decisively) darle* una paliza a [familiar/colloquial]

vi

  • ir* con la corriente

Phrasal verbs

trim away

v + adv + o, v + o + adv

trim off

v + adv + o, v + o + adv
(cut off) [ends] recortar; [gristle] quitar

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.