Translation of "milk" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /mɪlk/ us /mɪlk/

A1 a white liquid that babies and baby animals drink, produced by their mothersbodies

a carton of milk
breast milk
verb uk /mɪlk/ us /mɪlk/

to take milk from a cow using your hands or a machine


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


noun /milk/

a white liquid produced by female mammals as food for their young

a glass of milk
The commonest source of milk is the cow
(also adjective) a milk bottle.
milky adjective

containing milk

con leche
milky coffee.

like milk in appearance

A milky substance.
milkiness noun

aspecto lechoso
milkmaid noun

formerly, a woman employed to milk cows by hand.

milkman noun (plural milkmen)

a man who delivers milk.

milkshake noun

a drink made by shaking up milk and a particular flavouring/flavoring

I’d like a chocolate/strawberry milkshake.
milk tooth noun

one of the first set of a baby’s teeth

diente de leche
The child’s milk teeth started to come out when he was six years old.
the Milky Way noun

a huge collection of stars stretching across the sky; the Galaxy

Vía Láctea

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