Translation of mouthpiece in Spanish:


micrófono, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈmaʊθpiːs//ˈmaʊθˌpis/


  • 1

    • 1.1(of telephone)

      micrófono masculine
      • The driver blows into a disposable mouthpiece for each test.
      • MDIs are designed with a mouthpiece that maximizes deposition of the medication in the small airways when used properly.
      • To use a dry powder inhaler, close your mouth tightly around the mouthpiece and inhale very fast.
      • You'll likely use a metered-dose inhaler - a hand-held device with a mouthpiece - to take inhaled medications.
      • Your jaws get achy and when you take the mouthpiece out your teeth no longer fit in your mouth, and you can hear every breath you take and it sounds like you're gasping for air, which you are, because water is splashing into your tube.
      • Couriel and colleagues asked children to use a snorkel mouthpiece, and make no mention of distraction techniques.
      • Dry powder inhalers require you to place your lips on the mouthpiece and inhale more rapidly than you would with a traditional metered-dose inhaler.
      • If you don't have a spacer tube, place the mouthpiece of the inhaler unit about 2 inches in front of your open mouth.
      • They feel more comfortable using earphones and mouthpieces.
      • The nicotine inhaler system uses a cartridge and mouthpiece that offer vaporized nicotine that is absorbed across the oropharyngeal mucosa.
      • To use a dry powder inhaler, it is important to close the mouth tightly around the mouthpiece of the inhaler and to inhale rapidly.
      • When he surfaces he pushes up his mask, spits out his mouthpiece and shouts happily to those left on board: ‘There is gold down there!’
      • It is not a matter of law whether a fresh mouthpiece should be used for each breath test.
      • I was surprised to find that my snorkel had melted almost down to the mouthpiece, leaving a stump that would have allowed me to dive in two centimetres of water.
      • At the other end of the tube is a mouthpiece or mask which you breathe in and out of.
      • Remove the mouthpiece cover and place the spacer over the mouthpiece at the end of the inhaler.

    • 1.2Music

      boquilla feminine

    • 1.3US Sport

      protector (de dentadura) masculine
      • Your protective vest should be serviceable and your mouthpiece and gloves should be in good condition.
      • Just last season he found a way - a shock-absorbing mouthpiece - to protect himself.
      • Make sure your protective equipment (pads, helmets, mouthpieces, etc.) fits properly.
      • Kariya also began wearing a mouthpiece and a safer helmet, and he began a routine of exercises to strengthen his neck, which he still does today.
      • Molded to your child's teeth, the night guard is similar to the protective mouthpieces worn by football players.
      • They put in their mouthpieces and rammed their gloves together and made intimidating faces as best they could without laughing.
      • All players were encouraged to wear a mouthpiece, but compliance was variable.
      • I haven't worn a mouthpiece since I was in junior high school because I couldn't talk with it in.

  • 2

    • 2.1(spokesperson)

      (masculine and feminine) portavoz masculine
      • Isn't it time the designated mouthpieces of the political-financial complex wiped that look of incredulity off their faces?
      • Harlan is no mere mouthpiece, however; she has a tale of her own to tell.
      • Though they frequently support articulated Department of Defence positions, they are not mere mouthpieces.
      • Unfortunately they are fettered and shackled, and have become mouthpieces and lackeys of whoever wants to promote a message.
      • But again like Lloyd-Webber, Strauss was already Vienna's mouthpiece and much could therefore be forgiven.
      • I was never going to betray my country or become a propaganda mouthpiece for anyone.
      • Some news outlets that were once government mouthpieces are now more independent, especially those in the northern border states.
      • International law provides for the breaking of patents ‘in an emergency,’ and this is what Canadian Government mouthpieces have cited as the reasoning for their decision.
      • The first case is quite Orwellian in that the media, especially the state-owned media, serves as governments' obedient mouthpieces.
      • For a start, we can expose the hypocrisy of Murdoch and his media mouthpieces.
      • This is a situation of gross exploitation of workers by businesses and their political mouthpieces.
      • As soon as he saw me, he caught me by my collar and scoffed at me: ‘When did you become the mouthpiece of capitalists, young man?’
      • The BBC is an independent public service broadcaster, not a government mouthpiece.
      • And history has examples of how universities, by becoming mere mouthpieces of government, have aided and abetted dictatorships.
      • Their mindset makes them natural (often unwitting) mouthpieces for powerful vested interests bent on suppressing the ill effects of profit-motivated endeavours.
      • What if the public figures out we are mouthpieces for the Labour Party?
      • The characters could easily remain unfeeling mouthpieces spouting ideological positions, but Dobbin brings out the humanity of each one, making all of them in some way sympathetic.
      • You are not there as a mere mouthpiece.
      • I think our compatriots in the press are mouthpieces for governments.

    • 2.2US slang (lawyer)

      (masculine and feminine) picapleitos informal derogatory
      • Their Australian mouthpiece refers to their copyright control of that VeriChip device and their PLD systems.
      • It's very clear that those six stories differ from stories where a person speaks through a mouthpiece, like a lawyer or a family member.
      • The corporate-controlled media excludes any genuinely critical voices, narrowing what passes for public debate to squabbles between well-paid mouthpieces for various factions of the American ruling elite.
      • These are some of the preposterous ‘solutions’ and responses to the terror attack offered by corporate mouthpieces.
      • The developers have their mouthpiece lawyers in the city council meeting every morning while the rest of us are making love or rhyming words… how you gonna fight that?
      • The difficulty is that first of all you never buy a mouthpiece, otherwise the judges couldn't do what they do impartially.