usage note
The plural of "dwarf" can be "dwarves" or "dwarfs."
dwarf
noun
1. (person of short stature) 
My brother is only 4'8", so he's technically a dwarf.Mi hermano solo mide 4'8", así que técnicamente es un enano.
2. (mythology) 
Bilbo left his home to help the dwarves recover their lost gold.Bilbo dejó su hogar para ayudar a los enanos a recuperar su oro perdido.
transitive verb
3. (to cause to seem small) 
The new mansion dwarfed our little seaside cottage.La mansión nueva empequeñeció nuestra casita de playa.
He's not short at all, but his brother dwarfs him.Él no es nada bajo, pero su hermano lo hace parecer más pequeño.
4. (to exceed) 
a. eclipsar 
The technological change of the 20th century dwarfed that of the previous millennium.El cambio tecnológico del siglo XX eclipsó el del milenio anterior.
adjective
5. (astronomy) 
a. enano 
We were able to see a dwarf star through the telescope.Pudimos ver una estrella enana por el telescopio.
6. (botany) 
a. enano 
We cultivate dwarf apple trees because they're easier to pick.Cultivamos manzanos enanos porque es más fácil cosechar la fruta.
dwarf
Noun
1. (general) 
a. el enano(a) (M)la enano(a) (F) 
adjective
2. (plant, tree) 
a. enano(a) 
transitive verb
3. (general) 
a. empequeñecer 
the church is dwarfed by the new skyscraperel nuevo rascacielos hace pequeña a la iglesia
dwarf [dwɔːf]
adjective
(gen) enano
noun
dwarfs dwarves [dwɔːvz] enanoaenana (m) (f);a enana
transitive verb
(dominate) [+building, person] empequeñecer; hacer que parezca pequeño; [+achievement] eclipsar;
modifier
dwarf bean (n) judía (f) enana; fríjol (m)
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