Translation of "shoulder" - English-Spanish dictionary

shoulder

noun uk /ˈʃəʊl·dər/

B1 the place where your arm joins your body next to your neck

hombro
He put his arm around my shoulder.

US (UK hard shoulder) the area on the edge of a main road where a car can stop in an emergency

arcén

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

shoulder

noun /ˈʃəuldə/

the part of the body between the neck and the upper arm

hombro
He was carrying the child on his shoulders.

anything that resembles a shoulder

ladera
the shoulder of the hill.

the part of a garment that covers the shoulder

hombro, hombrera
the shoulder of a coat.

the upper part of the foreleg of an animal

paletilla
a shoulder of lamb.
shoulder-blade noun

(anatomy) the broad flat bone of the back of the shoulder.

omóplato
put one’s shoulder to the wheel

to begin to work very hard.

arrimar el hombro
shoulder to shoulder

close together; side by side

hombro con hombro
We’ll fight shoulder to shoulder.

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