Translation of "chalk" - English-Spanish dictionary

chalk

noun uk /tʃɔːk/

a small stick of this rock used for writing

tiza
be like chalk and cheese UK

If two people are like chalk and cheese, they are completely different from each other

ser como la noche y el día
My brother and I are like chalk and cheese.
verb uk /tʃɔːk/ UK

to write something with a piece of chalk

escribir con tiza

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

chalk

noun /tʃoːk/

a white rock; a type of limestone

creta, roca caliza
The soil is made of chalk and clay.

(a piece of) a chalk-like substance used for writing (especially on blackboards)

tiza
a box of chalks.
chalky adjective

of or like chalk

calcáreo
a chalky substance.

white or pale

pálido
Her face looked chalky.
chalkboard noun

a smooth board, usually green, for writing or drawing on with crayon or chalk; blackboard.

pizarra

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