tooth - translate into Spanish with the English-Spanish dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “tooth”

See all translations

tooth

noun /tuːθ/ ( plural teeth /tiːθ/)
any of the hard, bone-like objects that grow in the mouth and are used for biting and chewing
diente
He has had a tooth out at the dentist’s.
something that looks or acts like a tooth
diente
the teeth of a comb/saw.
teethe /tiːð/ verb (of a baby) to grow one’s first teeth
salir los dientes
He cries a lot because he’s teething.
toothed adjective having teeth
dentado
a toothed wheel.
toothless adjective without teeth
desdentado
a toothless old woman.
toothy adjective showing a lot of teeth
dentón
a toothy grin.
toothache noun ( medical) a pain in a tooth
dolor de dientes/muelas
He has / is suffering from toothache.
toothbrush noun a brush for cleaning the teeth.
cepillo de dientes
toothpaste noun a kind of paste used to clean the teeth
pasta de dientes, dentrífico
a tube of toothpaste.
toothpick noun a small piece of wood, plastic etc for picking out food etc from between the teeth.
palillo de dientes
be/get etc long in the tooth (of a person or animal) to be, become etc, old
hacerse viejo
I’m getting a bit long in the tooth to climb mountains.
a fine-tooth comb noun a comb with the teeth set close together, for removing lice, dirt etc from hair etc.
peine fino
a sweet tooth noun a liking for sweet food
ser goloso
My friend has a sweet tooth.
tooth and nail fiercely and with all one’s strength
con uñas y dientes
They fought tooth and nail.
Translations of “tooth”
in Arabic سِنّ…
in Korean 치아, 이…
in Malaysian gigi…
in French dent…
in Turkish diş, tarak/testere vb. dişi…
in Italian dente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嘴巴, 牙,牙齒…
in Russian зуб, зубец…
in Polish ząb…
in Vietnamese răng, răng (lược)…
in Portuguese dente…
in Thai ฟัน, สิ่งที่คล้ายฟัน…
in German der Zahn…
in Catalan dent…
in Japanese 歯…
in Indonesian gigi, menumbuhkan gigi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嘴巴, 牙,牙齿…
(Definition of tooth from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “tooth” in Spanish

Definitions of “tooth” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

intellectualize

to think about or discuss a subject in a detailed and intellectual way, without involving your emotions or feelings

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

plyscraper noun

May 18, 2015
a skyscraper made mainly from wood The development of engineered timber could herald a new era of eco-friendly ‘plyscrapers’. Christchurch welcomed its first multistorey timber structure this year, there are plans for Vancouver, and the talk is China could follow

Read More