"lumbrera" English translation

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"lumbrera" in English

ES lumbrera
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{feminine}

1. general

lumbrera (also: celebridad, luminaria)
lumbrera
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brains {noun} (clever person)
he's the brains of the family
lumbrera
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rocket scientist {noun} [Amer.] [coll.]
he's no rocket scientist

2. automotive

lumbrera
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port {noun}

3. "persona brillante", colloquial

lumbrera (also: genio, genialidad, fenómeno, portento)
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genius {noun}
No es necesario ser una lumbrera para comprender que alguien quedará decepcionado.
One does not have to be a genius to see that some people are going to be disappointed.
no es tonta, pero tampoco es ninguna lumbrera
she's not stupid, but she's no genius either
se destapó como una verdadera lumbrera
he turned out to be a real genius
lumbrera (also: capo, bestia)
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whiz {noun} [Amer.]
lumbrera (also: capo, bestia)
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whizz {noun} [Brit.] [coll.]

4. ironical

lumbrera (also: genio)
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bright spark {noun} [Brit.] [iron.]

Context sentences for "lumbrera" in English

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Spanishno es una lumbrera pero es de los que ponen empeño
Spanishuna lumbrera
SpanishChina intercambia armas chinas por petróleo sudanés, y no hace falta ser una lumbrera para ver que éste es uno de los modos más importantes de mantener la continuidad del conflicto.
China exchanges Chinese weapons for Sudanese oil, and it is not rocket science to see that this is one of the most important ways in which the ongoing conflict is being sustained.