Translation of "wipe" - English-Spanish dictionary

wipe

verb uk /waɪp/ us /wɑɪp/ present participle wiping, past tense and past participle wiped

to clean or dry something by moving a cloth across it

limpiar, secar
She wiped her hands on the towel.
noun uk /waɪp/ us /wɑɪp/

an act of cleaning or drying something with a cloth

pasada (con un trapo)
I’ll give / the table a wipe.

a thin cloth or piece of paper used for cleaning

toallita
baby wipes

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

wipe

verb /waip/

to clean or dry by rubbing with a cloth, paper etc

limpiar
Would you wipe the table for me?

to remove by rubbing with a cloth, paper etc

limpiar, enjugar
The child wiped her tears away with her handkerchief
The teacher wiped the writing off (the whiteboard)
Please wipe up that spilt milk.
wiper noun

(also windscreen wiper) a moving arm for clearing rain etc from a vehicle’s windscreen.

limpiaparabrisas
wipe out phrasal verb

to clean the inside of (a bowl etc ) with a cloth etc.

limpiar el interior

to remove; to get rid of

borrar, anular
She tried to wipe out the memory of these terrible events.

to destroy completely

aniquilar, exterminar
They wiped out the whole regiment in one battle.

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