Translation of starfish in Spanish:


estrella de mar, n.

Pronunciation /ˈstɑrˌfɪʃ//ˈstɑːfɪʃ/


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    estrella de mar feminine
    • Echinoderms include the sea urchins and starfish.
    • Sea urchins and starfish are the last and most obvious group of marine creatures lurking to catch unwary and clumsy humans.
    • Thus far there are no serious signs of predation by crabs or starfish.
    • Scattered on the cloth are pinecones and seashells, a sand dollar, a starfish, a sea urchin.
    • Growth on the hull of the wreck consists largely of small shells with grazing sea urchins and starfish.