Translation of "scour" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /skaʊər/ us /skaʊ.ɚ/

also scour out to remove dirt from something by rubbing it hard with something rough

fregar, restregar
You’ll have to scour out those old cooking pots before you use them.

to search a place or thing very carefully in order to try to find something

registrar, dar una batida en
The police are scouring the area for the missing child.
I scoured the shops for a blue and white shirt, but I couldn’t find one anywhere.
scour noun uk us

Phrasal verb(s)

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


verb /ˈskauə/

to clean by hard rubbing

fregar, restregar
The bath needs scouring.

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