Translation of "flint" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /flɪnt/ us

(a piece of) shiny grey or black stone that is like glass

pedernal, sílex

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


noun /flint/

(also adjective) (of) a kind of very hard stone

Prehistoric man used flint knives.

a piece of hard mineral from which sparks can be struck

piedra de mechero
I must buy a new flint for my cigarette lighter.

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