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Meanings of "palmo" in English Spanish Dictionary : 8 result(s)

Spanish English
Common
palmo [v] first-person singular present indicative of palmar
palmo [m] palm
General
palmo [m] span
palmo [m] measure of length
palmo [m] hand-breadth (3 inches)
palmo [m] game of span-farthing
Geology
palmo [m] one quarter of a vara
Medicine
palmo [m] palmus

Meanings of "palmo" with other terms in English Spanish Dictionary : 37 result(s)

Spanish English
General
palmo a palmo inch by inch
dejar a uno con un palmo de narices [v] dash one's hopes to the ground
hacer un palmo de nariz [v] cock a snook
palmo menor [m] handbreadth
palmo de nariz [m] snook
palmo a palmo [loc/adv] foot by foot
palmo a palmo [loc/adv] by inches
Phrases
palmo a palmo inch by inch
palmo a palmo little by little
palmo a palmo step by step
Idioms
palmo a palmo [adv] step by step
conocer el terreno palmo [v] know a place like the back of one's hand
conocer el terreno a palmo [v] know a place like the back of one's hand
conocer el terreno palmo [v] know a place like the palm of one's hand
conocer el terreno a palmo [v] know a place like the palm of one's hand
no ver a un palmo de la nariz [v] can't see one's hand in front of one's face
no ver a un palmo de la nariz [v] can't see past the end of one's nose
dejar a alguien con un palmo de narices [v] take the wind out of someone's sails
no ceder ni un palmo [v] not give an inch
hacer un palmo de narices a alguien [v] thumb one’s nose at someone
hacer un palmo de narices a alguien [v] cock a snook/snoot at someone
avanzar palmo a palmo [v] go inch by inch
avanzar palmo a palmo [v] move forward very slowly
quedarse con un palmo de narices [v] end up with nothing
quedarse con un palmo de narices [v] be disappointed
quedarse con un palmo de narices [v] come up empty
quedarse con un palmo de narices [v] come away empty-handed
quedarse con un palmo de narices [v] be let down
conocer el terreno palmo a palmos [v] know a place like the palm of one's hand
conocer algo palmo a palmo know something backwards and forwards
conocer algo palmo a palmo know something forwards and backwards
conocer algo palmo a palmo know something inside out
conocer algo palmo a palmo know something through and through
conocer cada palmo (de un lugar) know every inch (of a place)
palmo a palmo inch by inch
Engineering
palmo a palmo inch by inch
Rehabilitation
reflejo palmo-mentoniano palmomental reflex