Translation of "powder" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpaʊ·dər/

B1 a dry substance made of many small, loose grains

curry powder
powdered adjective /ˈpaʊ·dəd/

in the form of a powder

en polvo
powdered milk/sugar

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


noun /ˈpaudə/

any substance in the form of fine particles

soap powder
milk powder.

a special kind of substance in this form, used as a cosmetic etc

face powder
talcum powder.

formerly, gunpowder

powder and shot.
powdered adjective

in the form of fine particles of dust

en polvo
powdered chocolate.
powdery adjective

like powder

como polvo, en polvo; polvoriento
powdery soil.
powder puff noun

a piece of very soft material used to apply face-powder etc.

powder room noun

a women’s restroom.

tocador, lavabo de señoras

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