colador

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

colador m (plural coladors)

  1. sieve
    • 2002, Albert Sánchez Piñol, chapter 4, in La pell freda, La Campana, →ISBN:
      La porta es va convertir en un colador. Se n'havien anat però jo continuava disparant.
      The door was being reduced to a sieve. They were gone, but I continued firing.
  2. colander

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

colar +‎ -dor. Compare Portuguese coador.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kolaˈdoɾ/, [ko.laˈð̞oɾ]
  • Rhymes: -oɾ

Noun[edit]

colador m (plural coladores)

  1. sieve (only the strainer kind of sifter, not the cup-shaped sifter)
  2. colander
    Synonyms: escurridor, coladero

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