Translation of "strew" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /struː/ us /struː/ strewed, strewn or strewed

to spread things in an untidy way over a surface, or to be spread in an untidy way over a surface

desparramar, esparcir
They marked the end of the war by strewing flowers over the graves of 18,000 soldiers.
Wine bottles and dirty dishes were strewn across the lawn.
Her clothes lay strewn on the floor.
The park was strewn with litter after the concert.

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


verb /struː/ (past tense strewed, past participle strewn)

to scatter

esparcir, desparramar, sembrar
Rubbish was strewn about on the ground
The ground was strewn with rubbish.

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