Translation of "clip" - English-Spanish dictionary

clip

noun uk /klɪp/ us /klɪp/

a small metal object used for holding things together

clip
a paper clip

a short part of a movie

fragmento
They showed clips from his new movie.

a short video recording that you can see on a website

clip
The site has thousands of old TV clips.
verb uk /klɪp/ us /klɪp/ present participle clipping, past tense and past participle clipped

to fix things together with a clip

enganchar
Clip / the microphone to your jacket.

to cut small pieces from something

recortar

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

clip

verb /klip/ (past tense, past participle clipped)

to cut (foliage, an animal’s hair etc) with scissors or shears

cortar
The shepherd clipped the sheep
The hedge was clipped.

to strike sharply

dar un cachete
She clipped him over the ear.
clipper noun

(in plural) a tool for clipping

tijeras de podar; cortaúñas
hedge clippers
nail clippers.

a type of fast sailing-ship

clíper
a tea clipper (=a sailing ship formerly used in the tea trade).
clipping noun

a thing clipped off or out of something, especially a newspaper

recorte
She collects clippings about the royal family.

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