Translation of domino in Spanish:

domino

ficha de dominó, n.

Pronunciation /ˈdɑməˌnoʊ//ˈdɒmɪnəʊ/

noun

  • 1

    • 1.1(counter)

      ficha de dominó feminine
      • Any other blank which is led counts as the lowest domino of some other suit.
      • No matter how bad it seemed it was the domino that tripped the next piece.
      • For the last two years large American contractors have watched the dominoes fall.
      • The highest domino of each suit is the double.
      • Originally, each domino represented a throw of two dice, so each end of the domino has from one to six spots, giving 21 possibilities in all.
      • It incorporates elements of both standard playing cards and dominoes, and with the right group of gamers to support it and invent new games for it, it could go far.
      • Suppose the first domino knocks over the second, which then knocks over the third.
      • When markets fell, their prices collapsed like a row of dominoes.
      • To wire wrap your work, place the second and/or third piece of wire through the domino.
      • The impact caused the rest of it to collapse like a row of dominoes.
      • I assumed he had won, and so I proceeded to shuffle the dominoes.
      • The lights on the object gave it an oblong appearance, sort of like a domino with the corners rounded off.
      • The dealer shuffles the dominoes by mixing them thoroughly face down on the table.
      • One piece gets knocked aside and you're trapped in a row of falling dominoes.
      • The document then analyses three countries (Britain, Spain and Poland) in depth, with a view to identifying the weakest link or the domino piece most likely to fall first.
      • A point is scored when a domino is placed that closes off a block.
      • One knocks down the next, like rows of human dominoes.
      • Is this the "first domino" as suggested in the article?
      • The first domino to fall must be him.

    • 1.2dominoes (+ singular verb)

      dominó masculine

  • 2

    (mask)
    dominó masculine
    • There's a sense that possibly everyone knows who you are, yet wearing a mask (even a domino!) allows you to act differently from the way you might normally act.
    • The only way to differentiate between them was their domino masks.
    • The device beeped twice as the display lit up, revealing the face of a young woman in a domino mask.
    • On her face is a domino mask decorated to look like a bird's face and beak.
    • She asked, her hazel eyes peering out from the domino mask.