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Translation of "pluck" - English-Spanish dictionary

pluck

verb /plak/
to pull arrancar She plucked a grey/gray hair from her head He plucked at my sleeve.
to pull the feathers off (a chicken etc) before cooking it. desplumar
to pick (flowers etc). coger
to pull hairs out of (eyebrows) in order to improve their shape. depilar (las cejas)
to pull and let go (the strings of a musical instrument) puntear He gently plucked the strings of his guitar.
plucky adjective ( comparative pluckier, superlative pluckiest)
courageous valiente a plucky young fellow.
pluckily adverb
valientemente
pluckiness noun
valentía
pluck up (the) courage/energy etc
to gather up one’s courage etc (to do something) armarse de valor She plucked up (the) courage to ask a question.
(Definition of pluck from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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