Skirt in Spanish | English to Spanish Translation
skirt
noun
1. (garment)
a. la falda (F)
Anita's new skirt matches her heels. La nueva falda de Ana concuerda con sus tacones.
b. la pollera (F) (Southern Cone)
Matilde bought a pretty skirt to wear to the party. Matilde compró una pollera bonita para usar en la fiesta.
transitive verb
2. (to go around)
a. rodear
You need to skirt the shopping center to get to my house. Hay que rodear el centro comercial para llegar a mi casa.
b. bordear
There is a beautiful wall that skirts the town of Seville. Hay un precioso muro que bordea el pueblo de Sevilla.
3. (to avoid)
a. eludir
The president keeps skirting the issue. El presidente sigue eludiendo al problema.
skirt
[skɜːt]
noun
1. falda (f) pollera (f) (CSur)
transitive verb
2. bordear, rodear (village, hill)
skirt [skɜːt]
noun
falda (f); pollera (f); (LAm) [of coat etc] faldón (m)
flared/split/straight skirt falda (f) acampanada/pantalón/estrecha or recta
transitive verb
(also skirt around) rodear; dar la vuelta a; (avoid) esquivar
we skirted Seville to the north pasamos al norte de Sevilla
modifier
skirt length (n) tela (f) suficiente para una falda
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