feminine noun
1. (material) 
a. wool 
Tengo un suéter de lana, pero me hace picar demasiado.I have a wool sweater, but it makes me too itchy.
b. fleece 
Creo que este abrigo de lana te mantendrá caliente durante el invierno.I think this fleece coat will keep you warm during the winter.
2. (colloquial) (money) (Andes) (Mexico) 
a. dough (colloquial) 
¿Me puedes prestar algo de lana hasta la próxima semana?Can you lend me some dough until next week?
1. (general) 
a. wool 
de lanawoolen
2. (prov) 
ir a por lana y volver trasquiladoto be hoist with one's own petard
lana de vidrioglass fiber
3. (colloquial) () 
a. dosh, dough 
1 (gen) wool; (vellón) fleece; (tela) woollen cloth; woolen cloth; (EEUU) (para labores) knitting wool
de lana hecho de lana wool; woollen; woolen; (EEUU)
ir por lana y volver trasquilado to get more than one bargained for
lana de acero steel wool
lana para labores knitting wool
lana virgen pure new wool
2 lanas long hair
; (s)
3 (And) (México) (dinero) money; dough (familiar)
4 (And) (México) (mentira) lie
5 (Centroamérica) (estafador) swindler
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lana del rey
king's wool
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