Translation of "sardine" - English-Spanish dictionary

sardine

noun uk /sɑːˈdiːn/ us /sɑrˈdin/

a small sea fish that you can eat

sardina
like sardines

If people are packed or squashed like sardines, they are positioned very close together so that they cannot move

como sardinas
We were squashed like sardines in the rush-hour train.

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

sardine

noun /saːˈdiːn/

a young pilchard, often packed in oil in small tins.

sardina
a tin of sardines in oil.

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