Translation of "glass" - English-Spanish dictionary

glass

noun uk /ɡlɑːs/ us /ɡlæs/

A1 [ no plural ] a hard, clear substance that objects such as windows and bottles are made of

cristal
broken glass
glass jars

A1 a container made of glass that is used for drinking

copa, vaso
Would you like a glass of water?
glasses [ plural ]

A1 a piece of equipment with two transparent parts that you wear in front of your eyes to help you see better

gafas
a pair of glasses
She was wearing glasses.

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

glass

noun /ɡlaːs/

a hard usually breakable transparent substance

vidrio
The bottle is made of glass
(also adjective) a glass bottle.

a usually tall hollow object made of glass, used for drinking

vaso, copa
There are six glasses on the tray

(also looking-glass) a mirror.

espejo

a barometer, or the atmospheric pressure shown by one

barómetro
The glass is falling.
glasses noun plural

spectacles.

gafas
She’s wearing a pair of glasses.
glassful noun

the amount that a drinking glass will hold

vaso
Pour in two glassfuls of water.
glassy adjective (comparative glassier, superlative glassiest)

not showing any expression

vidrioso
a glassy stare.

like glass

vítreo, cristalino
a glassy sea.
glassiness noun

vidriosidad, aspecto cristalino
The glassiness of her stare made him feel uneasy.
glasshouse noun

(British) a large greenhouse

invernadero
glassware noun

objects made of glass.

cristalería, objetos de cristal
glasses, meaning spectacles, is plural: His reading glasses are broken.but a pair of glasses takes a singular verb: A pair of glasses has been found.

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