Cangrejo in English | Spanish to English Translation and Dictionary

cangrejo

 
cangrejo
masculine noun
1. (fauna)
a. crab (seawater)
El cangrejo salió de su hueco en la arena.The crab came out of its hole in the sand.
b. crayfish (riverwater)
En el verano comemos cangrejos de río frescos.In the summer we eat fresh crayfish.
2. (medical) (Latin America)
a. cancer
No se ha encontrado una cura para el cangrejo de seno.A cure for breast cancer has not been found.
cangrejo
masculine noun
1. crab
  • cangrejo de río crayfish
cangrejo
1 [de mar] crab; [de río] crayfish
está más rojo que un cangrejo (por el sol) he is as pink o red as a lobster
avanzar como los cangrejos to make little headway
2 (Náutica) gaff
3 (And) (idiota) idiot; (granuja) rogue; crafty person
4 (Latinoamérica) (misterio) mystery; enigma
5 (moneda) 25-peseta coin
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