Translation of penguin in Spanish:

penguin

pingüino, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpɛŋɡwɪn//ˈpɛŋɡwɪn/

noun

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    pingüino masculine
    • The mating game we were witnessing in the penguin colony was gentle and benign by comparison.
    • I don't think that cold water necessarily is always associated with penguins.
    • It apparently shows him swimming with whales and sliding with penguins.
    • Green sea turtles rest on the shore and penguins are waddling off for a swim.
    • They swam right up to the glass of the tank and flapped their little penguin wings.
    • The lure of eight species of penguins and more than 50 other seabird species is enormous.
    • The emperor penguin is the largest penguin species and also one of the few found in Antarctica.
    • I hear the great whites like seals, or anything that resembles a penguin or walrus.
    • This zoo was the first in the world to exhibit penguins and it now has Europe's largest penguin pool.
    • The biggest fight we observed was between a male fur seal and a male penguin.
    • A viewing camera allows me to see the penguins not just marching, but swimming under water.
    • The island is only a quarter of a square mile in size, but it is teeming with penguins and other sea birds.
    • Some penguins waddle along shorelines and ice, whereas others hop from rock to rock.
    • The waters belong to the fish and whales, the squirrels and fox, the llama and elephant, the penguin and robin.
    • It's obvious that global warming has an impact on the reproduction of the penguins.
    • Urban foxes were unwelcome visitors during the year and were responsible for killing a penguin and some geese.
    • Just as we surfaced, two penguins torpedoed by, leaping out of the water and bouncing, like so many skipping stones.
    • Harnessed up and ready to dive, the fat penguin looks as though it has its own mini scuba tank.
    • You can drive in five minutes from the centre of town to the viewing place for the blue penguins, or allow more time and walk there.
    • In more recent decades, the penguins have been harmed by increased oil pollution.