polvo = dust masculine noun

polvo

masculine noun

English Translation of POLVO

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: dust
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polvos masculine plural noun : face powder
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polvos de hornear : baking powder
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hacer polvo familiar : to crush, to shatter vas a hacer polvo el reloj you're going to destroy your watch

Examples of POLVO

    lleno de polvo dusty limpiar or quitar el polvo to dust estoy hecho polvo I feel really down el coche está hecho polvo the car is a wreck el libro está hecho polvo the book is falling to pieces ganó 50 millones, limpios de polvo y paja he won 50 million in his hand ponerse polvos to powder one's face en polvo powdered solo se encuentra en polvo it's only available in powdered form un polvo de rapé a pinch of snuff

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