Translation of scissors in Spanish:

scissors

tijeras, n.

Pronunciation /ˈsɪzəz//ˈsɪzərz/

noun

  • 1

    tijeras feminine
    tijera feminine
    a pair of scissors unas tijeras
    • Airport security presumably confiscated her tweezers and manicure scissors.
    • Using tiny scissors, the trimmers carefully shape the buds.
    • Grabbing a cube of ice, a pair of scissors and her threaded needle, she returned to her patient.
    • Unfortunately, with this type of packaging a pair of scissors or a knife is necessary to forcefully remove the contents.
    • Tiles are easily cut with a utility knife or a pair of scissors, and will cut even easier if you first warm the tile with a blow dryer.
    • All I had to do was sit still for a minute, while she snipped a profile with tiny scissors.
    • I needed a pair of scissors to finally cut it open.
    • The shirt had a long slash across the abdomen where it looked like somebody had cut through it with a knife or a pair of scissors.
    • I looked in the mirror and took to my hair with the kitchen scissors.
    • He picks up the little nail scissors and begins to snip at his beard.
    • Use small, sharp scissors or a utility knife and cutting mat.
    • Simply cut the foam to length with a pair of scissors, peel off the backing paper, and press it firmly against the doorstop.
    • With another quick glance around, he saw that the first aid kit was open and that the pair of scissors contained within were missing.
    • A small suture scissors was used to " fish " for the deeply embedded hair.
    • To harvest, just take your kitchen scissors and cut what you need.
    • With a sharp scissors, snip off a very small corner of the baggie.
    • With cuticle scissors, trim unruly or longer hairs above the upper brow line.
    • This is celebrated by a playful ritual in which the baby is given a number of gifts, such as a pencil and a pair of scissors.
    • Briefly, at a signal, two opponents show each other one of their hands, shaped like a rock, a piece of paper, or a pair of scissors.
    • He grabbed a pair of scissors from a desk drawer and cut the tape from her ankles.
  • 2

    • 2.1also scissors jumpSport
      (in high jump, skating)

      salto de tijera masculine
      tijera feminine
      • That's where exercises like the scissor cycle come in.
      • With a burst of summoned energy, Ryo shot his legs in the air, slamming into Leigh's ankles in a scissor movement.
      • The swimmer did a scissors kick with every two arm strokes.

    • 2.2also scissors holdSport
      (in wrestling)

      llave de tijera feminine
      tijera feminine

    • 2.3also scissors kickSport

      (in football) tijereta feminine
      (in football) tiro de tijera masculine
      (in football) tijera feminine
      (in football) chilena feminine Latin America
      (in gymnastics) tijereta feminine
      (in gymnastics) tijeras feminine
      (in swimming) patada con movimiento de tijera