masculine noun
1. (botany) 
a. asparagus 
El espárrago es una planta resistente pero necesita agua abundante.Asparagus is a hardy plant but it needs a lot of water.
2. (culinary) 
a. asparagus 
María hizo unos exquisitos espárragos asados.Maria did some delicious roasted asparagus.
3. (mechanics) 
a. stud 
Los espárragos de acero se utilizan mucho en la industria automotriz.Steel studs are used a great deal in the automotive industry.
1. (general) 
a. stalk of asparagus 
espárragos trigueroswild asparagus
2. (colloquial) 
¡vete a freír espárragos!get lost!
estar hecho un espárrago to be as thin as a rake o rail; (EEUU)
mandar a algn a freír espárragos to tell sb to get lost; tell sb to go jump in a lake (familiar); tell sb to get stuffed (muy_familiar); tell sb where to get off (familiar)
¡vete a freír espárragos! get lost!; go jump in a lake! (familiar); get stuffed! (muy_familiar)
espárrago triguero wild asparagus
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