Translation of "stirrup" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /ˈstirəp/

one of a pair of metal objects that hang down either side of a horse’s saddle and are used to support the rider’s foot

She put her foot in the stirrup and jumped up on the pony.

(medical) one of a pair of metal supports in which a woman’s ankles can be placed in order to hold her legs in place during a medical examination or childbirth.


(also stirrup bone) (anatomy ) a small stirrup-shaped bone in the middle ear that transmits vibrations to the inner ear; stapes.


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