Translation of "elbow" - English-Spanish dictionary

elbow

noun uk /ˈel·bəʊ/ us /ˈel·boʊ/

B1 the part in the middle of your arm where it bends

codo
verb uk /ˈel·bəʊ/ us /ˈel·boʊ/

to push someone with your elbow, especially so you can move past them

dar un codazo a, abrirse paso a codazos
He elbowed his way through the crowds of shoppers.

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

elbow

noun /ˈelbəu/

the joint where the arm bends

codo
He leant forward on his elbows.
elbow room noun

space enough for doing something

espacio
Get out of my way and give me some elbow-room!
at one’s elbow

close to one

a mano
The journalist always works with a dictionary at his elbow.

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