Translation of varmint in Spanish:

varmint

canalla, n.

Pronunciation /ˈvɑːmɪnt//ˈvɑrmənt/

noun

US
dialect

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    (person) canalla masculine
    (animal) alimaña feminine
    • All I heard constantly was the buzzing of mosquitoes and other pesky swamp varmints.
    • And today we're in the badlands of cowboy capitalism, uncovering what the varmints have done to our retirement savings.
    • Over time, I have developed a near phobia regarding the varmints to the point where I don't even like them mentioned.
    • The sixgun is now available and should be extremely popular for hunting varmints and small game, as well as for the greatest of all handgun sports, plinking.
    • For rifle enthusiasts who practice regularly, who shoot varmints or targets at long range, a 300 yard shot on a big game animal is not difficult.
    • These farmers often had to deal with varmints, and laid traps, then as now, as the most efficient way of addressing that problem.
    • He had lived on prairie varmints for two days straight.
    • Why, they got out their shotguns and went hunting for the varmints.
    • Down on the main street is the Number Ten Saloon where Wild Bill copped a bullet in the back from a hired varmint named Jack McCall.
    • Incredibly, the voracious varmints passed them up, perhaps because larkspurs, both flowers and seeds, are toxic (something to consider if you have livestock or chewing pets).
    • It might have come in handy if we ever spotted the Eastern Screech-Owl that disturbed our already suspect outdoor slumber, but the voluble varmint was well-hidden.
    • The poor footing provided by the metal and the heat radiated by it should discourage the varmints from using your roof for their track meets.
    • Out at 130 yards, which was the farthest shot taken, you better plan on making a head or upper body shot on small varmints.
    • The biggest pests on the farm are the varmints - voles, gophers, wild turkey and quail.
    • And sometimes, those varmints can be pretty darn big.
    • Sam, who has bought the General Store, is immediately faced with the prospect of paying protection money to the town baddie, Parker Tillman, the double-dealing varmint who sold him the store in the first place.
    • Whilst baiting up I inadvertently stood next to a wasp's nest, and was attacked by dozens of the varmints, getting stung about 10 times on various parts of my body.
    • Besides nest robbers such as the great horned owl and the raven, and a couple of egg-sucking varmints like the raccoon, there isn't much in nature that ospreys fear.
    • It is our job to deal with these pesky varmints and stick fines on their windscreens.
    • My fiancee-civilized, gentle soul-once beaned a squirrel with an ice cube to keep the varmint from stripping her sunflowers bare.
    • Keep your hands and arms covered to protect yourself from poison ivy or garden varmints.
    • It has taken a ton of small game and varmints with the kind of repeatable efficiency that a .22 rifleman would be happy to claim.
    • A great deal of space is devoted to hunting small game, varmints and big game in the US and Africa.
    • The long punishing jaws of a borzoi can snatch up small and not-so-small varmints both wild or domestic with lightning speed.
    • In the resulting court case, he pleads with the jury to set him free to take over as sheriff and run these varmints out of town.