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Detailed Translations for crutch from English to Spanish


crutch [the ~] noun

  1. the crutch (anchor; mainstay)
    el apoyo; el sostén

Translation Matrix for crutch:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
apoyo anchor; crutch; mainstay aid; alleviation; assistance; assuagement; back support; benefit; dole; help; helpfulness; parapet; prop; relief; rest; service; serving; shore; social assistance; social security; support; unemployment benefit; welfare
sostén anchor; crutch; mainstay aid; assistance; back support; bra; buttress; help; outlet; support

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Related Definitions for "crutch":

  1. anything that serves as an expedient1
    • he uses drugs as a psychological crutch1
  2. a wooden or metal staff that fits under the armpit and reaches to the ground; used by disabled person while walking1

Wiktionary Translations for crutch:

  1. something that supports
  2. device to assist in motion as a cane

Cross Translation:
crutch muleta KrückeMedizin: mit einem Handgriff versehener Stock für an den Beinen verletzte oder gehbehinderte Personen
crutch muleta béquille — Canne surmontée d’un support
crutch apoyo; soporte; muleta béquille — Élément qui soutient moralement