Translation of "laurel" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈlɒr.əl/ us /ˈlɔːr.əl/

a small evergreen tree (= one that never loses its leaves) that has shiny leaves and small, black fruit


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


noun /ˈlorəl/

a type of tree, once used for making wreaths to crown winners of races or competitions etc.

rest on one’s laurels

to depend too much on one’s past successes and therefore make no further effort

dormirse en los laureles
Now that they are champions, the team must try to avoid resting on their laurels.

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