Translation of hombro in English:

hombro

shoulder, n.

masculine noun

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    shoulder
    se puso el abrigo por los hombros she wrapped her coat around her shoulders
    • llevaba el fusil al hombro he was carrying his rifle on his shoulder
    • tiene los hombros caídos (hacia el costado) she has sloping shoulders
    • ¡al hombro, ar! shoulder arms!
    • se encogió de hombros he shrugged (his shoulders)
    • lo sacaron de la plaza a hombros they carried him out of the ring on their shoulders / shoulder high
    • llevaba al niño en hombros he was carrying the child on his shoulders
    • arrimar el hombro to pull one's weight
    • (asumir) echarse algo al hombro to shoulder sth
    • (mandar al diablo) échate los prejuicios al hombro forget your prejudices for once
    • hombro con hombro shoulder to shoulder
    • luchar/trabajar hombro con hombro to fight/work shoulder to shoulder
    • meterle / ponerle el hombro a algo to put one's back into sth
    • mirar a algn por encima del hombro to look down on sb
    • (ayudar) ponerle el hombro to pull one's weight
    • (afrontar) la vida es así, hay que ponerle el hombro life's like that, we just have to face up to it