fango


fango
m.
mud.
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fango
nombre masculino
1 (barro) mud, mire
2 figurado degradation
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SM (=lodo) mud, mire; (fig) mire, dirt
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masculino mud

su nombre quedó cubierto de fango — his name was dragged through the mud

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= slime, sludge, muck, mire.
Ex. One cannot infer from the sexist analogies of slime and holes the claim that woman occupies an inferior ontological status.
Ex. This is a project to incinerate an estimated 700, 000 tonnes of toxic sludge created as a byproduct of a century of steelmaking.
Ex. However, those who have tasted the succulent meat of this type of clam are more than willing to dig up to their armpits in the intertidal muck to capture such delicious quarry.
Ex. This international network of specialists promote, encourage and co-ordinate the conservation of mires and related ecosystems.
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* revolcarse en el fango = wallow in + the mire.
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masculino mud

su nombre quedó cubierto de fango — his name was dragged through the mud

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= slime, sludge, muck, mire.

Ex: One cannot infer from the sexist analogies of slime and holes the claim that woman occupies an inferior ontological status.

Ex: This is a project to incinerate an estimated 700, 000 tonnes of toxic sludge created as a byproduct of a century of steelmaking.
Ex: However, those who have tasted the succulent meat of this type of clam are more than willing to dig up to their armpits in the intertidal muck to capture such delicious quarry.
Ex: This international network of specialists promote, encourage and co-ordinate the conservation of mires and related ecosystems.
* revolcarse en el fango = wallow in + the mire.

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fango
masculine
1 (barro) mud
2
(abyección, oprobio): su nombre quedó cubierto de fango his name was dragged through the mud, his name was mud (colloq)
hundidos en el fango deshonroso de su pasado sunk deep in the shameful mire of their past (liter)
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fango sustantivo masculino
mud
fango sustantivo masculino (barro, lodo) mud
'fango' also found in these entries:
English:
mud
- sludge
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fango nm
1. [barro] mud
2. [deshonra]
el escándalo cubrió de fango al presidente the scandal sullied the president's reputation
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fango
m tb fig
mud;
aplicación de fango MED mud wrap;
arrastrar por el fango fig drag through the mud;
cubrir de fango fig cast slurs on, attack;
su nombre quedó cubierto de fango his name was mud fam
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fango nm
lodo: mud, mire
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fango n mud

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • fango — fángo s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  FÁNGO s.n. (geol.) Nămol mineral de origine vulcanică sau vegetală minerală. [cf. it. fango, germ. Fango]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 19.03.2005. Sursa: DN  …   Dicționar Român

  • fango — sustantivo masculino 1. (no contable) Barro que se forma en el fondo de una corriente de agua o donde hay agua detenida: El camino está lleno de fango debido a las últimas lluvias. Cuando te metes en esta parte del río te quedas pegado en el… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • fango — s.m. [da una voce germ., affine al gotico fani fango ] (pl. ghi ). 1. [terra ridotta dall acqua a una poltiglia più o meno densa: imbrattarsi di f. ; strade coperte di f. ] ▶◀ (lett.) mota. ⇓ fanghiglia, limo, melma. 2. (estens.) [al plur.,… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

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  • fango — (Del cat. fang). 1. m. Lodo glutinoso que se forma generalmente con los sedimentos térreos en los sitios donde hay agua detenida. 2. Vilipendio, degradación. Llenar o cubrir a alguien de fango …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Fango — (ital., »Schlamm«), der Mineralschlamm aus den heißen Quellen von Battaglia, wird in äußerlicher Anwendung bei Rheumatismus, gonorrhoischen Gelenkentzündungen, Gicht, Lumbago, Ischias und andern Neuralgien, Neuritiden und Beschäftigungsneurosen,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Fango — (ital., »Schlamm«), Mineralschlamm aus den heißen Quellen zu Battaglia u.a., trocken versendet und wie Moor gegen gichtische Leiden benutzt …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • fango — Barro tomado de las termas de Battaglia, Italia, utilizado para tratar la gota y otras enfermedades reumáticas. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • fȃngo — m 1. {{001f}}min. ljekovit mineralni mulj vulkanskog podrijetla; koristi se kao kupka ili oblog kod određenih terapija 2. {{001f}}reg. pren. onaj koji je najgorih karakternih osobina [onaj ∼ od čovjeka]; ništarija, gad, feca, fonja ✧ {{001f}}tal …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • Fango — Vulkanische Thermalquelle mit Schlamm Anreicherung auf Island Fango (italienisch fango, Plural fanghi: Schlamm, Schmutz, heilender Schlamm) ist ein Mineralschlamm vulkanischen Ursprungs. Obwohl ähnlich in Anwendung und Wirkungsweise, werden… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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