Translation of "fold" - English-Spanish dictionary

fold

verb uk /fəʊld/ us /foʊld/

B1 to bend something so that one part of it lies flat on top of another part, or to bend in this way

doblar
Can you help me fold the sheets?
fold your arms

to bend your arms across your chest, with one crossing over the other

cruzarse de brazos
He sat with his arms folded.
noun uk /fəʊld/ us /foʊld/

a line made where paper or cloth is folded

pliegue
Make / a fold across the centre of the card.

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

fold

verb /fould/

to double over (material, paper etc)

doblar, plegar
She folded the paper in half.

to lay one on top of another

cruzar
She folded her hands in her lap.

to bring in (wings) close to the body

recoger
folded adjective

doblado, plegado
a folded napkin.
folder noun

a cover for keeping loose papers together

carpeta
He kept the notes for his speech in a folder.
folding adjective

that can be folded

plegable
a folding chair.

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