"clavada" English translation

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"clavada" in English

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ES clavada
volume_up
{feminine}

1. general

clavada
volume_up
slam dunk {noun} (in basketball)

2. "en ajedrez"

clavada (also: alfiler, macho, chaveta, pasador)
volume_up
pin {noun}

3. "de un motor"

clavada

4. sports: "baloncesto", Latin America

clavada (also: mate, machaque)
volume_up
dunk shot {noun} (basket)

5. "en natación", Mexico

clavada (also: clavado, chapuzón, piquero, tugurio)
volume_up
dive {noun}

Context sentences for "clavada" in English

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SpanishPara algunas personas constituye una espina clavada, ya que el control político allí está en manos de los extremistas.
To some people it is a thorn in the flesh, because extremists are in political control there.
Spanishtodavía tiene clavada la espina de aquel desengaño
he's still smarting from that disappointment
Spanishtodavía tiene clavada la espina de aquel desengaño
he still hasn't got over that disappointment
SpanishAquí, la creación de asentamientos no es solo una espina clavada, como siempre ha sido, sino también un obstáculo.
Here, the development of settlements is not only a thorn in the flesh, as it always has been, but also an obstacle.
SpanishEste es el punto donde está clavada la cruz.
This is where the root of the matter lies.
Spanishes clavada a una amiga mía
she's a dead ringer for a friend of mine
Spanishuna estaca clavada en el suelo
Spanishtener una espinilla clavada
Spanish¿No están más bien todos los defensores del libre comercio con la mirada clavada en la Conferencia de la OMC, como el conejo en la serpiente?
Is it not more the case that all the champions of free trade are now hypnotized by the WTO Conference, gazing as the rabbit does at the snake?