Translation of lana in English:

lana

wool, n.

feminine noun

  • 1

    (material) wool
    (vellón, pelambre) fleece
    lana de alpaca alpaca (wool)
    • una madeja de lana a skein of wool
    • usó tres lanas distintas she used three different wools / kinds of wool
    • una bufanda de lana a wool / woolen scarf
    • tela de lana wool
    • no son de nylon, son de lana they're not nylon, they're wool
    • ir (a) por lana y volver trasquilado to be hoist by one's own petard
    • unos cardan la lana y otros cobran la fama some do all the work and others get all the credit
  • 2Latin America informal

    (dinero)
    dough slang
    cash informal
    tienen mucha lana they're loaded informal
    • caerse con la lana (para algo) to put up the money (for sth)