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Translation of "rat" - English-Spanish dictionary

rat

noun   /ræt/
A2 an animal that looks like a large mouse and has a long tail rata Rats carry disease.
(Definition of rat from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

rat

noun /rat/
a small animal with a long tail, like a mouse but larger rata The rats have eaten holes in those bags of flour.
an offensive word for an unpleasant and untrustworthy person canalla You dirty rat!
rat race noun
the fierce, unending competition for success etc. lucha por la vida, competencia She wants to escape the rat race.
smell a rat
to have a feeling that something is not as it should be; to have suspicions haber gato encerrado I smell a rat. This deal is too good to be true.
(Definition of rat from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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