Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “rust”

rust

noun /rast/
the reddish-brown substance which forms on iron and steel, caused by air and moisture
óxido
The car was covered with rust.
rustproof adjective that will not (allow) rust
inoxidable
rustproof paint.
rusty adjective (comparative rustier, superlative rustiest) covered with rust
oxidado
a rusty old bicycle.
not as good as it was because of lack of practice
oxidado
My French is rusty.
rustily adverb
oxidadamente; con falta de práctica
rustiness noun
herrumbre, orín; falta de práctica
(Definition of rust from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “rust” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

flair

natural ability to do something well

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More