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Spanish translation of “straw”

straw

noun /stroː/
(also adjective ) (of) the cut stalks of corn etc, having many uses, eg as bedding for cattle etc, making mats and other goods etc The cows need fresh straw a straw hat. a single stalk of corn There’s a straw in your hair Their offer isn’t worth a straw! a paper or plastic tube through which to suck a drink into the mouth He was sipping orange juice through a straw. the last straw an additional and intolerable circumstance in a disagreeable situation
el colmo, la gota que colma el vaso
The hotel was expensive, the food poor, and the bad weather was the last straw.
(Definition of straw from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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