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Spanish translation of “cress”

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noun /kres/
any of several edible plants with sharp-tasting leaves used in salads
a sandwich filled with egg and cress.
Translations of “cress”
in Korean 갓류의 식물…
in Arabic نَبات يُشبِه الرشاد…
in Portuguese agrião de jardim…
in French cresson…
in German die Kresse…
in Catalan morritort…
in Japanese ガーデンクレス…
in Italian crescione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水芹(尤用於沙拉中)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水芹(尤用于色拉中)…
(Definition of cress from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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