Translation of tumbler in Spanish:

tumbler

vaso, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtəmb(ə)lər//ˈtʌmblə/

noun

  • 1

    (glass)
    (de lados rectos) vaso masculine
    whiskey tumbler vaso de whisky masculine
    • She had four tumbler glasses each about half full.
    • Wine was sometimes drunk from glass tumblers.
    • Don't burn your fingers on a tumbler.
    • I bought some cool, plain, glass tumblers from a thrift store and will start an etching design for them this weekend.
    • He pauses to pour ice water into a clear glass tumbler, and drinks from it heartily.
    • The tea flows even today, poured hot and sweet into stainless-steel tumblers as manna after a rigorous climb. and it afforded us time to ruminate about the incongruities of the temple.
    • Put yogurt into a shallow glass or tumbler.
    • Guests have been asked for eight sherry glasses, eight champagne flutes, eight whisky tumblers, eight brandy goblets and two decanters.
    • And when I emerged from the treatment room, I was met with a tumbler of water and a cobalt-blue glass tray bearing a chilled towel and three perfect strawberries.
    • It seems extraordinary that this crumbling little eatery with its plastic tumblers and splintery benches should be so favoured by the rich and famous.
    • Saturate lump sugar with bitters in a thick tumbler or mug.
    • They drank from heavy tumblers, staring out the windows at the valley that opened before them.
    • I have a really cute new set of stripy tableware: dinner plates, dessert plates, bowls, mugs, tumblers and cutlery.
    • Earl looked down at the smoky glass tumbler braced in the palm of his hand and swigged down the last sip of whiskey.
    • If a glass tumbler is pressed firmly against a septicaemic rash, the rash will not fade.
    • By then the indigenously produced drink had made its way into tumblers and cups across the country, especially South India.
    • Fill a tumbler with ice, and strain shaker into glass of ice.
    • I pour half a tumbler, raise the glass, sniff and taste.
    • Mr. Harding carefully set down his glass tumbler without shifting his gaze from his son.
    • Philip held the tumbler until his brother drank his fill.
  • 2

    (acrobat)
    acróbata feminine
    volatinero masculine
    volatinera feminine
    • In 2002 she relocated to the U.S. with the intention of training as a power tumbler.
    • Clearly, we all have something to learn from these clowns and tumblers.
    • She is a very strong tumbler and vaulter, but only 38 kilos.
    • Many of the tumblers and trapeze artists were fairly minimally - but decently - dressed.
    • Three young tumblers from Croydon School of Gymnastics have won places in the London primary schools team for next month's national club finals in Cardiff.
    • Moving slickly between tumblers and acrobats, the action takes in an absurdly daring high-wire act.
    • It must have been the end of the school day for them as a flurry of wannabe clowns, tumblers and tightrope walkers came out of the bar as I was passing by.
    • The top women tumbler was Chrystel Robert who did a full-twisting double layout through to a piked full-in.
    • Like a traditional circus, there are jugglers, trapeze acts, tumblers and contortionists.
    • She was obviously enjoying the antics of the jugglers and tumblers illuminated by the flickering light.
    • While in the circus, Masha married the power tumbler Alexander Kourbatov.
    • She is a very strong tumbler on floor.
  • 3

    (for gemstones)
    (giratorio) tambor masculine
  • 4

    (in lock)
    gacheta feminine
    clavija feminine
    • Then I hear the tumblers click as Hofmann locks the front door behind us.
    • You listen to the tumblers falling in a lock, with a sound like faraway applause.
    • Pieces fall comfortingly into place like tumblers in a well-oiled lock.
    • He dug out his key and stuck it in the lock, feeling the tumblers give way.
    • To my immense relief I heard the tumblers inside the lock falling away.
    • The connections slipped into place like the tumblers in a well-oiled lock and the revelation they unlocked left me standing stunned.
    • I heard the tumblers in the lock click into position.
    • Only a specific shape will recognize the tumbler combination in a lock.
    • The girls had never known lock picking to be such a dangerously loud task before, as Loki's attempts rattled the tumblers of the lock so much, someone in a surrounding house could hear it from an open door or window.
    • Finally, the tumblers of the resistant lock had come round in the magical right combination.
    • The key Fran was holding at that moment fit right into the lock and the tumblers turned.
  • 5

    before noun tumbler switch interruptor de palanca masculine