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Spanish translation of “peg”

peg

noun /peɡ/
a usually short , not very thick , piece of wood , metal etc used to fasten or mark something
clavija , estaca
There were four pegs stuck in the ground .
a hook on a wall or door for hanging clothes etc on
percha , colgador
Hang your clothes on the pegs in the cupboard .
(also clothes-peg) a wooden or plastic clip for holding clothes etc to a rope while drying .
pinza
take (someone) down a peg (or two) to make (a proud person ) more humble
bajar los humos a alguien
We must find some way of taking her down a peg or two.
(Definition of peg from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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