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estuche

case

noun

estuche
masculine noun
1. case (de lápices, gafas, reloj); box (de joyas)

estuche [es-too'-chay]
noun
1. Case for scissors or other instruments (caja). (m)
  • Estuche de aseo -> toilet case
  • Estuch -> de joyas, jewel box
2. The ace of spades, the deuce of spades or clubs, and ace of clubs in certain games of cards. (m)
3. Small comb. (m)
4. One who knows a little of everything, or is capable of anything. (Metaphorical) (m)
  • Ser estuch -> or es un estuche de habilidades, (Met. Coll.) he is a very clever fellow

estuche
1 (funda) [de gafas, instrumento] case; [de lápices] pencil case; [de espada] sheath
estuche de afeites vanity case
estuche de aseo toilet case
estuche de cigarros cigar case
estuche de costura sewing basket
estuche de cubiertos canteen of cutlery
estuche de herramientas toolbox
estuche de joyas jewel box o case; jewellery box; jewelry box; (EEUU)
2
ser un estuche to be a handyman; be a useful person to have around

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