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talles is the plural form of tall.
1. (height)
a. alto
Both of my parents are tall, but I'm short.Mis dos padres son altos, pero yo soy bajo.
1. alto(a)
  • how tall are you? ¿cuánto mides?
  • I'm six foot tall mido un metro ochenta
  • that's a tall order (sentido figurado) eso es mucho pedir
  • a tall story (sentido figurado) un cuento chino
  • to walk or stand tall andar con la cabeza bien alta
tall [tɔːl]
taller (comparative)tallest (superlative) alto
he's very tall for his age es or está muy alto para su edad; a six-foot tall man un hombre de uno ochenta; how tall are you? ¿cuánto mides?; ¿qué altura tienes?; I'm 1.6 metres tall mido 1,60m (de alto); he's not as tall as me no es tan alto como yo; she's taller than me es más alta que yo; mide más que yo
she's 5cm taller than me she's taller than me by 5cm es cinco centímetros más alta que yo; mide cinco centímetros más que yo; me saca cinco centímetros
I am taller than him [by] 5 cm
it's the tallest building in Europe es el edificio más alto or de más altura de Europa; to get or grow taller crecer; ponerse más alto
She is starting to put on weight and grow taller. \COB1
tall order (n)
it's a bit of a tall order, but we'll try no es fácil, pero lo intentaremos; it was a tall order to expect us to finish in three days esperar que terminásemos en tres días era mucho pedir (informal)
tall story (n) cuento (m) chino (informal)
he was full of tall stories.
talles is the present form of tallar in the second person singular - View Conjugation
transitive verb
1. to carve (esculpir) (madera, piedra); to cut (piedra preciosa)
2. to measure (the height of) (medir)
3. to scrub (limpiar) (Mexican Spanish); to rub (masajear)
transitive verb
1 [+madera] to carve; work; [+piedra] to sculpt; [+diamante] to cut; [+metal] to engrave
2 [+persona] to measure (the height of)
3 (Naipes) to deal
intransitive verb
(Naipes) to deal; be banker
pronominal verb
tallarse (México) (frotarse) to rub o.s.; (para limpiarse) to scrub o.s.
se ve que tiene sueño porque se talla sus ojos (los mexicanos tienden a usar el posesivo con partes del cuerpo) tállese la parte afectada con esta crema
transitive verb
1 (And) (fastidiar) to bother; annoy
2 (And) (azotar) to beat
intransitive verb
(S. Cone) (chismear) to gossip; [+amantes] to whisper sweet nothings;
Verb Conjugations for tallar
Gerund: tallando
Participle: tallado
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