Translation of ingrown in Spanish:

ingrown

encarnado, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˈɪnɡrəʊn//ˈɪnɡroʊn/

adjective

  • 1

    Medicine
    encarnado
    • Trimming your toenails so they are short enough not to rub on the end of the boot, yet not so short that they will cause ingrown toenails, is very important.
    • I must shower first, and then I shall clip my toenails (I have a hypochondriac's fear of ingrown toenails, so I manicure my feet incessantly).
    • After the loss, Williams sat out with an ingrown toenail.
    • If you are having any problems, such as loss of feeling, sores, or ingrown toenails, tell your doctor right away.
    • Ignoring an ingrown toenail may lead to more serious complications later, such as infections that can spread right down to the bone.
    • I had an ingrown toenail (or rather it was beginning to become one) and I went to the foot doc to get it taken care of.
    • Your chances of developing an ingrown toenail are reduced if you cut your nails properly.
    • Then, carefully clip toenail corners at 45-degree angles to prevent ingrown toenails.
    • Sometimes we see an ingrown hair in people who shave the pubic area.
    • He is stepping gingerly because of problems with ingrown toenails.
    • Plus there's the ingrown hair and stuff like inflamed follicles that may come if it's left without maintenance.
    • To avoid ingrown toenails, cut your nails straight across.
    • And he'd get ingrown toenails or an allergy attack while he was fighting.
    • Then, a week later, the ingrown toenail that resulted from her stubbing becomes infected.
    • While this can be effective for solving all sorts of software troubles, it's like amputating someone's leg to fix an ingrown toenail.
    • It was an ingrown toenail, or the beginning of one, or something.
    • It occurs when the outermost layers of your skin don't shed off at a normal rate and causes bumps composed of ingrown hairs and unshed skin.
    • With no support of the toe box, the toes and ankles suffered causing ingrown toenails, bunions and arthritis.
    • The camera zoomed on her big toe showing a pussing ingrown toenail.
    • Shaving, of course, is what causes ingrown hairs, which is what you are mistaking as zits.
  • 2derogatory

    (inward-looking)
    the industry had become ingrown la industria se había anquilosado / se había quedado estancada
    • Reading these poems I kept thinking of Ionesco in Paris, Nabokov in New England, even Beckett, split between English and French but doing anything to avoid the stale colloquialisms of an ingrown Irishness.
    • We should be, as John Paul II has emphasized so often, reclaiming the culture, and that includes Catholic culture, where it has become ingrown and oppressive.
    • Henighan considers the Toronto literary scene to be an ingrown milieu in which writers not published by USA branch plants are losers, and writers not living in Toronto are ignored.
    • To the extent that the conservative or libertarian parts of the blogosphere become ingrown, they fail to do necessary persuasive work.