Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “cheek”

cheek

noun /tʃiːk/ (comparative cheekier, superlative cheekiest)
(anatomy) the side of the face below the eye
mejilla
pink cheeks Tears were rolling down her cheeks.
impudence or disrespectful behaviour/behavior
descaro, frescura, cara
He had the cheek to refuse me entrance.
cheeky adjective (comparative cheekier, superlative cheekiest) impudent
descarado, fresco
a cheeky remark.
cheekiness noun
descaro, frescura
I’ve had just about enough of your cheekiness for one day!
cheekbone noun (anatomy) a bone on each side of the face below the eye
Pómulo
She has high cheekbones.
(Definition of cheek from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “cheek” in Spanish

Definitions of “cheek” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

for starters

used to say that something is the first in a list of things

Word of the Day

Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.

by Liz Walter​,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More