Translation of "haunch" - English-Spanish dictionary

haunch

noun uk /hɔːntʃ/ us /hɑːntʃ/

one of the back legs of an animal with four legs that is used for meat

pierna
a haunch of venison
haunches

the top of a person’s legs and their bottom

cadera
She was sitting/squatting on her haunches.

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

haunch

noun /hoːntʃ/

(usually in plural) the fleshy part of the hip

cadera y muslo; anca
The children were squatting on their haunches.

the leg and lower part of the body of a deer etc, as meat

pierna, pernil
a haunch of venison.

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