Plomo in English | Spanish to English Translation and Dictionary
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plomo
masculine noun
1. lead (metal)
  • sin plomo unleaded (gasolina)
  • caer a plomo (figurative) to fall o drop like a stone
2. lead weight (pieza de metal)
3. fuse (fusible)
4. bore, drag (informal) (pelmazo)
plomo
1 (metal) lead
plomo derretido molten lead; gasolina con plomo leaded petrol; gasolina sin plomo unleaded petrol; soldadito de plomo tin soldier
sacar plomo a algo to make light of sth; play sth down
2 (plomada) plumb line; [de pesca] weight; sinker
a plomo true; vertical(ly); (justo) just right; caer a plomo to fall heavily o flat
3 (Electricidad y Eléctronica) fuse
se han fundido los plomos the fuses have blown; se le fundieron los plomos (España) he blew his top (familiar)
4 (pesadez) bore
5 especialmente (Latinoamérica) (bala) bullet
6 (México) (tiroteo) gunfight
adjective
1 (Latinoamérica) (gris) grey; gray; (EEUU) lead-coloured; lead-colored; (EEUU)
2
ponerse plomo (enfadarse) to dig one's heels in
se puso plomo y hasta que no accedí no cejó en su insistencia
3 (pesado) boring; dull
no seas plomo don't be such a bore
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