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Spanish translation of “egg”

egg

noun //
an oval object usually covered with shell, laid by a bird, reptile etc, from which a young one is hatched The female bird is sitting on the eggs in the nest. such an object laid by a hen, used as food Would you rather have boiled, fried or scrambled eggs? in the female mammal, the cell from which the young one is formed; the ovum The egg is fertilized by the male sperm. eggcup noun a small cup-shaped container for holding a boiled egg while it is being eaten.
huevera
eggplant noun a dark purple fruit used as a vegetable. eggshell noun the fragile covering of an egg. put all one’s eggs in one basket to depend entirely on the success of one scheme, plan etc
jugárselo todo a una carta
You should apply for more than one job – don’t put all your eggs in one basket.
teach one’s grandmother to suck eggs to try to show someone more experienced than oneself how to do something.
a perro viejo no hay tus tus
(Definition of egg from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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