Translation of "reed" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /riːd/ us /rid/

a tall, stiff plant like grass that grows near water

caña, junco

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


noun /riːd/

a kind of tall, stiff grass growing on wet or marshy ground

junco, caña
reeds along a riverbank.

a thin piece of cane or metal in certain wind instruments (eg the oboe, clarinet) which vibrates and makes a sound when the instrument is played

I need to replace the reed in my saxophone.

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