el jarro
-the pitcher
See the entry for jarro.


A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (container)
a. pitcher
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Me serví un poco de limonada del jarro que había encima de la mesa.I poured myself some lemonade from the pitcher on the table.
b. jug (United Kingdom)
En la clase de artesanía fabricamos un jarro de arcilla para agua.In the arts and crafts class we made a clay water jug.
2. (pitcher contents)
a. pitcherful
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Un jarro de este cóctel alcanza como mínimo para diez personas.A pitcherful of this cocktail will serve at least ten people.
b. jugful (United Kingdom)
Tenía tanta sed que me tomé un jarro de agua entero.I was so thirsty I drank a whole jugful of water.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. jug
2. (fig)
fue como un jarro de agua fríait was a bolt from the blue
llover a jarrosto be bucketing down
jug; pitcher; (EEUU)
caer como un jarro de agua fría to come as a complete shock
echar un jarro de agua fría a una idea to pour cold water on an idea
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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