rincón


rincón
m.
corner, nook.
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rincón
nombre masculino
1 corner
2 figurado (lugar) spot, place; (espacio pequeño) little space; (lugar apartado) remote spot, little place
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noun m.
corner
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SM
1) (=ángulo) corner ( inside )
2) (=escondrijo) corner, nook; (=retiro) retreat

en un rincón de mi mente — somewhere in the back of my mind

3) esp LAm (=terreno) patch of ground
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masculino
1) (de habitación) corner
2) (lugar)

bellos rincones de Perú — beautiful places o spots in Peru

un rincón tranquilo — a peaceful spot o place

registraron hasta el último rincón de la casa — they searched every nook and cranny of the house

3) (en boxeo, lucha) corner
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= corner, nook, alcove, hideaway, secluded spot.
Ex. The easy chairs are however often tucked into odd corners where you could not put a full table and chair anyway.
Ex. But he was wiry and wily, too, and he would often hide in some nook of the station to save the fare.
Ex. Our news service is delivered by a large-screen television that broadcasts continuous cable news in a special alcove adjacent to the library's current periodicals and reference areas.
Ex. This the perfect hideaway for newlyweds.
Ex. Nestled among the majestic white pines in central Wisconsin are 17 lakeside cabins located on a secluded spot on beautiful Castle Rock Lake.
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* rincón apartado = secluded spot.
* rincón de la lectura = classroom reading corner.
* rincón del cuento, el = storycorner, the.
* rincón de lectura = book corner.
* rincón del libro = book corner.
* último rincón, el = nooks and crannies.
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masculino
1) (de habitación) corner
2) (lugar)

bellos rincones de Perú — beautiful places o spots in Peru

un rincón tranquilo — a peaceful spot o place

registraron hasta el último rincón de la casa — they searched every nook and cranny of the house

3) (en boxeo, lucha) corner
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= corner, nook, alcove, hideaway, secluded spot.

Ex: The easy chairs are however often tucked into odd corners where you could not put a full table and chair anyway.

Ex: But he was wiry and wily, too, and he would often hide in some nook of the station to save the fare.
Ex: Our news service is delivered by a large-screen television that broadcasts continuous cable news in a special alcove adjacent to the library's current periodicals and reference areas.
Ex: This the perfect hideaway for newlyweds.
Ex: Nestled among the majestic white pines in central Wisconsin are 17 lakeside cabins located on a secluded spot on beautiful Castle Rock Lake.
* rincón apartado = secluded spot.
* rincón de la lectura = classroom reading corner.
* rincón del cuento, el = storycorner, the.
* rincón de lectura = book corner.
* rincón del libro = book corner.
* último rincón, el = nooks and crannies.

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rincón
masculine
A (de una habitación) corner
B
(lugar): interesantes rincones de nuestra geografía interesting spots in our country
un rincón aislado y tranquilo a remote, peaceful spot o place
aún le quedaba un rincón para la ternura she still retained some trace of tenderness
registraron hasta el último rincón de la casa they searched absolutely everywhere in the house o every nook and cranny of the house
C (en boxeo, lucha) corner
Compuesto:
rincón neutral
neutral corner
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rincón sustantivo masculino
1 (de habitación, armario) corner
2 (lugar) spot, place;
bellos rincones de Perú beautiful places o spots in Peru;

registraron hasta el último rincón de la casa they searched every nook and cranny of the house
rincón sustantivo masculino
1 (ángulo de una estancia) corner
2 (espacio pequeño) small space: puedes guardar tu ropa en este rincón, you may keep your clothes in this corner
3 (lugar apartado) spot: se marchó a un lejano rincón de África, she went to a distant corner of Africa
4 (espacio privado) corner: éste es el rincón de papá, this is dad's corner
'rincón' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
ángulo
- arrinconar
- mirar
- alumbrar
English:
corner
- nook
- pout
- hide
- inch
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rincón nm
1. [esquina] corner [inside]
2. [lugar apartado] corner;
vive en un rincón apartado del mundo she lives in a remote spot;
lo guardo en algún rincón de mi memoria I keep it tucked away in a corner of my memory;
recorrimos todos los rincones de la ciudad we explored every nook and cranny of the city
3. [lugar pequeño] corner;
te he dejado un rincón para que guardes tus cosas I've given you a corner to keep your things in
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rincón
m corner
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rincón nm, pl rincones : corner, nook
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rincón n corner

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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