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Spanish translation of “fold”

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
The bird folded its wings.
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.
(Definition of fold from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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