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Spanish translation of “pluck”

pluck

verb /plak/
to pull She plucked a grey hair from her head He plucked at my sleeve. to pull the feathers off (a chicken etc) before cooking it. to pick (flowers etc). 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) He gently plucked the strings of his guitar. plucky adjective courageous a plucky young fellow. pluckily adverb
valientemente
pluckiness noun 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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