feminine noun
1. (burial site) 
a. grave 
Visitó la tumba de su abuelo. He visited his grandfather's grave.
b. tomb 
Visitamos la Tumba del Soldado Desconocido durante nuestro viaje a Arlington. We visited the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on our trip to Arlington.
1. (general) 
a. grave, tomb 
2. (colloquial) 
a. no direct translation 
a tumba abiertaat breakneck speed
3. (colloquial) 
a. no direct translation 
ser (como) una tumbato be as silent as the grave
(sepultura) tomb; grave
hablar a tumba abierta to speak openly
llevar a algn a la tumba to carry sb off
ser (como) una tumba to keep one's mouth shut; not breathe a word to anyone
1 (Latinoamérica) (tala) felling of timber; clearing of ground; (tierra) ground cleared for sowing; (claro) forest clearing
2 (sacudida) shake; jolt
3 (voltereta) somersault
4 (S. Cone) (carne) boiled meat of poor quality
(Caribe) (S. Cone) (tambor) African drum
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