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English translation of 'zarpa'

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zarpa

feminine noun
1. 
[de león, tigre] paw
[de persona] (informal) pawmitt
echar la zarpa a algo to get one’s hands on sth
2.  [de barro] splash of mud

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Example Sentences Including 'zarpa'

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A ver que la vea más de cerca... Sánchez aproximó su zarpa hacia la foto de Paula Salinas, pero Miranda se le adelantó.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Dos veces o tres más, varias veces, conseguí echarle la zarpa de nuevo; pero siempre, para exasperación mía, acudía la otra al rescate, ofreciéndoseme en cambio.
Francisco Ayala El jardín de las delicias
Pero en los mismos años en que comenzaba a ascender irrefrena-blemente el prestigio de su salón, la zarpa de la fatalidad araña sin clemencia a la marquesa.
Fernando Savater Apóstatas razonables
Sin embargo, para el público europeo, " Titanic " no zarpa hasta el 98 (aquí se estrenará el 9 de enero), así que el resurgir de Hollywood debe cifrarse en " L. A. Confidential ".
La Vanguardia (1997)
Todo parecía navegar viento en popa cuando asoma la zarpa el Maligno.
Manuel Longares Alonso Operación Primavera
p Tobin juzga como " provocación " la vuelta del buque El " Estai " zarpa hacia Terranova para pescar la cuota de fletán que le queda
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)

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'zarpa' in Other Languages

British English: paw /pɔː/ NOUN
The paws of an animal such as a cat, dog, or bear are its feet.
The kitten was black with white front paws.
  • American English: paw
  • Arabic: كَفُّ الْـحَيَوَانِ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: pata animal
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: šapa
  • Czech: tlapa
  • Danish: pote
  • Dutch: klauw
  • European Spanish: zarpa
  • Finnish: käpälä
  • French: patte
  • German: Pfote
  • Greek: πατούσα
  • Italian: zampa
  • Japanese: 動物の足
  • Korean: 동물의 발
  • Norwegian: pote
  • Polish: łapa
  • European Portuguese: pata animal
  • Romanian: labă
  • Russian: лапа
  • Spanish: pata pie y pierna de los animales
  • Swedish: tass
  • Thai: อุ้งเท้า
  • Turkish: pençe
  • Ukrainian: лапа
  • Vietnamese: chân động vật

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