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tijeras is the plural form of tijera.
usage note
"Tijera" and its plural, "tijeras," can be used interchangeably in Spanish to refer to a single pair of scissors.
tijera
feminine noun
1. (cutting tool)
a. scissors
Pásame una tijera para cortar la etiqueta de mi blusa, por favor. Hand me the scissors so I can cut the tag off my blouse, please.
¿Me pasas las tijeras? Quiero cortar este anuncio del periódico.Will you pass me the scissors? I want to cut this ad out of the newspaper.
tijera
1 (also tijeras) scissors
plural
; (p)
(para jardín) shears
plural
; (p)
clippers
plural
; (p)
unas tijeras a pair of scissors; meter la tijera en algo to cut into sth; es un trabajo de tijera it's a scissors-and-paste job
tijeras de coser sewing scissors
tijeras de podar secateurs
tijeras para las uñas nail scissors
tijeras podadoras secateurs
2 [de bicicleta] fork
3
de tijera folding; silla de tijera (con respaldo) folding chair; (banqueta) folding stool; camp stool; escalera de tijera steps; step-ladder
(Latinoamérica) (Zoología) claw; pincer
5 (persona) gossip
ser una buena tijera tener buena tijera (chismoso) to be a great gossip; (mordaz) to have a sharp tongue; (criticón) be a scandalmonger
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