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cuchillo

knife

noun

cuchillo
masculine noun
1. knife
  • pasar a cuchillo -> to put to the sword
  • cuchillo de cocina -> kitchen knife
  • cuchillo eléctrico -> electric carving knife
  • cuchillo de monte -> hunting knife

cuchillo [coo-cheel'-lyo]
noun
1. Knife of one blade, with a handle. (m)
2. Gore, a triangular piece of cloth sewed into a garment. (m)
3. Right of governing and putting the laws in execution. (Metaphorical) (m)
4. A beam, girder. (m)
5. Every plank cut on the bevel. (Nautical) (m)
6. A cut, crevice, fissure. (m)
7. Every triangular sail, leg-of-mutton sail. (m)
8. Upright, support. (Architecture) (m)
9. Fang, tusk (de jabalí etc.). (m)
  • Cuchillo de monte -> a hunter’s cutlass
  • Pasar a cuchillo -> to put to the sword
  • Cuchillo de hoja automática -> switch-blade
  • Cuchillo de postres -> fruit knife
  • Cuchillo mantequillero -> butter knife

cuchillo
1 (gen) knife
pasar a cuchillo to put to the sword
remover el cuchillo en la llaga to turn the knife in the wound
cuchillo de carne steak knife
Un camarerito de largo mandil blanco se aproximó a la mesa con los cubiertos de pescado y un [cuchillo de dientes de sierra] y mango de madera.
cuchillo de caza hunting knife
cuchillo de cocina kitchen knife
cuchillo del pan breadknife
cuchillo de trinchar carving knife
2 (Archit) upright; support
3
cuchillo de aire sharp draught; sharp draft; (EEUU)
4 (colmillo) fang; tusk
5 (Cos) gore

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