Translation of "brawn" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /brɔːn/ us /brɑːn/

physical strength and big muscles

fuerza física, músculos
She said she preferred brawn to brains (= a person who is physically attractive rather than an intelligent one).

UK US headcheese meat from the head of a pig, cooked, and pressed into a block

terrina de cerdo
brawny adjective uk /ˈbrɔː.ni/ us /ˈbrɑː.ni/

He was a big brawny man with huge hands.

(Translation of “brawn” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /broːn/

muscle or physical strength

fuerza muscular
To succeed in sport you need to use both brain and brawn.
brawny adjective

a brawny rugby player.

(Translation of “brawn” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)