Translation of "hamstring" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈhæm.strɪŋ/ us

any of five tendons (= pieces of tissue connecting muscles to bones) at the back of the knee

ligamento de la corva
He pulled (= injured) a hamstring while playing football.

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


noun /ˈhæmˌstriŋ/

(anatomy) one of the tendons behind your knee

tendón de la corva
He pulled a hamstring during the race.
(also adjective) a hamstring injury

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