Translation of "tuck" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /tʌk/ us /tʌk/

to push a loose piece of clothing or material somewhere to make it tidy

Tuck your shirt in.

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


noun /tak/

a fold sewn into a piece of material

Her dress had tucks in the sleeves.

(British ) sweets, cakes etc

chucherías, golosinas
Schoolboys used to spend their money on tuck
( also adjective) a tuck shop.
tuck in phrasal verb

to gather bedclothes etc closely round

I said goodnight and tucked him in.

to eat greedily or with enjoyment

comer vorazmente, devorar, zampar
They sat down to breakfast and started to tuck in straight away.

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