Spanish translation of cupful
Example Sentences Including 'cupful'
He followed her obediently to the comfortable old settee by the log fire, and let her pour him a large cupful.Forests of the Night
"Mme Arlette moved forward to place a fresh cupful on her desk.Death in Fashion
Moving to the table, she poured out a cupful of mead, all she could think to do for him.Here Be Dragons
Trends of 'cupful'
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- (for tea etc)
- (= amount) (also cupful)
- (sport )(= prize)
- (religion, = chalice)
- [of brassiere]
⇒ a cup of tea
una taza de té,
⇒ coffee cup
pocillo m (LAm)
⇒ how's your cup?
¿quieres más té/café etc?
⇒ his cup of sorrow was full
le agobiaba el dolor
idiom: to be in one's cups
idiom:to be sb's cup of tea (informal)
⇒ it's not everyone's cup of tea(informal)
no es del gusto de todos
⇒ he's not my cup of tea(informal)
no es de mi agrado,
no es santo de mi devoción
⇒ football isn't my cup of tea(informal)
a mí el fútbol no me va
- (for tea etc)
⇒ to cup one's hands(for shouting)
formar bocina con las manos(for drinking),
ahuecar las manos
⇒ to cup one's hands round sth
rodear algo con las manos
Example Sentences Including 'cup'
I'm getting very drunk here and you haven't finished your first cup.TREASON KEEP (2001)
There was a neat crack and the cup was inside, glass intact.CHAMELEON (2002)
Later, Masson appeared, a cup of coffee in his hand, stubble on his jaw.CHAMELEON (2002)
Translation of cupful from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary
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