Translation of "mop" - English-Spanish dictionary

mop

noun uk /mɒp/ us /mɑp/

a thing for cleaning floors that has a long handle and thick strings or a sponge at one end

fregona
verb uk /mɒp/ us /mɑp/ present participle mopping, past tense and past participle mopped

to use a mop

fregar
I mopped the floor.

Phrasal verb(s)

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

mop

noun /mop/

a pad of sponge, or a bunch of pieces of coarse string or yarn etc , fixed on a handle, for washing floors, dishes etc

fregona
a mop and bucket

a thick mass of hair

pelambrera
a mop of dark hair.

an act of mopping

fregado
He gave the floor a quick mop.
mop up phrasal verb

to clean away using a mop, cloth etc

limpiar
He mopped up the mess with his handkerchief.

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