"trasto" English translation

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"trasto" in English

ES trasto
volume_up
{masculine}

1. general

volume_up
junk {noun}
no veía la hora de deshacerme de ese trasto
I couldn't wait to get rid of that piece of junk
trasto (also: trasto inútil)
volume_up
dilly {noun} [Amer.] [coll.] (useless thing)

2. colloquial

trasto
volume_up
clunker {noun} [Amer.] [coll.] (machine)

3. "cosa inservible", colloquial

trasto (also: antigualla, farfolla, coroto)
volume_up
piece of junk {noun} [coll.]
no veía la hora de deshacerme de ese trasto
I couldn't wait to get rid of that piece of junk

4. "niño revoltoso", Spain, colloquial

trasto (also: gandallín, golfo, macaco, ciruja)
volume_up
little devil {noun} [coll.]
trasto
volume_up
little mischief {noun} [Brit.] [coll.]
trasto (also: pingo, pilluelo, pelusa)
volume_up
little rascal {noun} [coll.]
trasto
volume_up
little scamp {noun} [Brit.] [coll.]

Context sentences for "trasto" in English

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SpanishSe nos prometió que Galileo no sería un trasto inútil, sino que le buscaríamos una función.
We were promised that Galileo would not be a white elephant, but that we were looking for a role for it.
SpanishEstá muy claro, al observar este sistema -un trasto inútil en el cielo-, que cada vez le buscamos más usos.
It is quite clear, if you look at this system - the white elephant in the sky - that we are looking for more and more uses for it.
SpanishEs un sector pequeño, pero comparto la preocupación del señor Parish de que cualquier fisura en la confianza del consumidor daría al trasto con él.
It is a small sector, but I share Mr Parish’s concern that any crack in confidence will destroy it.
SpanishEs un sector pequeño, pero comparto la preocupación del señor Parish de que cualquier fisura en la confianza del consumidor daría al trasto con él.
It is a small sector, but I share Mr Parish’ s concern that any crack in confidence will destroy it.
Spanishel maldito trasto no quiere funcionar
Spanisheste coche está hecho un trasto
SpanishEsto no depende sólo de la Comisión sino también del hecho de que las cuotas constituyen un trasto, inútil resultando imposible una adecuada gestión de las mismas.
That is not the fault of the Commission alone, but also of the fact that quotas are an abomination and are just impossible to manage well.