hombro
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hombro(
ohm
-
broh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (anatomy)
a. shoulder
Es un hombre alto con hombros amplios.He's a tall man with broad shoulders.
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hombro
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. shoulder
al hombroacross one's shoulder
a hombrosover one's shoulders
encogerse de hombrosto shrug one's shoulders
arrimar el hombroto lend a hand
hacer algo hombro con hombroto do something together
mirar por encima del hombro a alguiento look down one's nose at somebody
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hombro
shoulder
a hombros on one's shoulders
¡armas al hombro! ¡sobre el hombro armas! shoulder arms!
cargar algo sobre los hombros to shoulder sth
echarse algo al hombro to shoulder sth; take sth upon o.s.
en hombros
sacar a algn en hombros to carry sb out on their shoulders; el vencedor salió en hombros the victor was carried out shoulder-high
encogerse de hombros to shrug one's shoulders; shrug
enderezar los hombros to square one's shoulders; straighten up
arrimar el hombro to put one's shoulder to the wheel; lend a hand
hombro con hombro shoulder to shoulder
mirar a algn por encima del hombro to look down on sb; look down one's nose at sb
poner el hombro to put one's shoulder to the wheel; lend a hand
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "hombro"
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parte del brazo entre el hombro y la mano
part of the arm between the shoulder and the hand
viajar con la mochila al hombro
to backpack
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