Translation of "foil" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /foil/

extremely thin sheets of metal that resemble paper

papel/hoja de aluminio
The sandwiches were wrapped in silver foil.

a dull person or thing against which someone or something else seems brighter

She acted as a foil to her beautiful sister.

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