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Catalan translation of “tail”

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tail

noun
 
/teɪl/
the long, narrow part that sticks out from the back of an animal’s body
cua
The dog is happy to see you – he’s wagging his tail.
with your tail between your legs feeling ashamed and embarrassed because you have failed or made a mistake
amb la cua entre les cames
The losing team went off with their tails between their legs.
Translations of “tail”
in Korean 꼬리…
in Arabic ذَيْل, ذَنَب…
in French queue…
in Italian coda…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動物, 尾巴, 尾狀物…
in Russian хвост, конец…
in Turkish kuyruk, uç kısım…
in Polish ogon…
in Spanish cola…
in Portuguese rabo, cauda…
in German der Schwanz…
in Japanese しっぽ, 尾…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动物, 尾巴, 尾状物…
(Definition of tail from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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