Translation of "dagger" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈdæɡ·ər/ us /ˈdæɡ·ər/

a short knife, used as a weapon

be at daggers drawn

If two people, countries, etc. are at daggers drawn, they are in a state of extreme unfriendliness and do not trust each other.

estar a matar
The two sides have been at daggers drawn for some months now.

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


noun /ˈdӕɡə/

a knife or short sword for stabbing

daga, puñal
He was armed with a dagger.

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