Translation of "donkey" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈdɒŋ·ki/ us /ˈdɑŋ·ki/

B1 an animal that looks like a small horse with long ears


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


noun /ˈdoŋki/

a domesticated animal with long ears related to the horse but smaller.


a stupid person

burro, tonto, imbécil, idiota
Don’t be such a donkey!
donkey work noun

hard, uninteresting work

trabajo pesado
We have a computer now, which saves us a lot of donkey work.
donkey’s years/ages noun plural

a very long time

siglos, mucho tiempo
It’s donkey’s years since I was last there.

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