Translation of "cheek" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /tʃiːk/ us /tʃik/

B1 one of the two soft parts of your face below your eyes

Tears ran down his cheeks.

[ no plural ] mainly UK rude behaviour that shows you do not respect someone

She had the cheek to ask me to pay for her!

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


noun /tʃiːk/ (comparative cheekier, superlative cheekiest)

(anatomy) the side of the face below the eye

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)


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

She has high cheekbones.

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