Detailed Translations for foil from English to Spanish


foil [the ~] noun

  1. the foil
    la lámina
  2. the foil (sword)
    la llana; la cuchilla; la espada; el palustre; la hoja; el sable; la orza
  3. the foil (sword)
    la espada
  4. the foil (fencing-sword)
    el florete

to foil verb (foils, foiled, foiling)

  1. to foil (parry; ward off; field)
    desviar; parar

Conjugations for foil:

  1. foil
  2. foil
  3. foils
  4. foil
  5. foil
  6. foil
simple past
  1. foiled
  2. foiled
  3. foiled
  4. foiled
  5. foiled
  6. foiled
present perfect
  1. have foiled
  2. have foiled
  3. has foiled
  4. have foiled
  5. have foiled
  6. have foiled
past continuous
  1. was foiling
  2. were foiling
  3. was foiling
  4. were foiling
  5. were foiling
  6. were foiling
  1. shall foil
  2. will foil
  3. will foil
  4. shall foil
  5. will foil
  6. will foil
continuous present
  1. am foiling
  2. are foiling
  3. is foiling
  4. are foiling
  5. are foiling
  6. are foiling
  1. be foiled
  2. be foiled
  3. be foiled
  4. be foiled
  5. be foiled
  6. be foiled
  1. foil!
  2. let's foil!
  3. foiled
  4. foiling
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for foil:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
cuchilla foil; sword common herd; crowd; drove; flock; herd; horde; mob; multitude; sword
espada foil; sword brand; sword
florete fencing-sword; foil
hoja foil; sword blade; brochure; lamella; leaf; leaf node; leaflet; leaves; piece of paper; sheet; sheet of paper; worksheet
llana foil; sword
lámina foil film; lamella; thin layer
orza foil; sword brand; centre-board; sword
palustre foil; sword
parar living; remaining
sable foil; sword backswords; broadswords; claymores; saber; sabre; sword
- enhancer; hydrofoil; transparency
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
desviar field; foil; parry; ward off apply; avert; branch; branch off; divert; fend off; fork off; forward; keep off; lay off; parry; turn away
parar field; foil; parry; ward off abandon; avert; bring to a close; bring to a conclusion; bring to a halt; bring to a standstill; bring to an end; cease; conclude; crib; cross; drop out; end; finish; finish off; force something to stop; give up; halt; hinder; hold off; keep away; keep off; keep out; oppose; prevent; pull out; put out; put to a stop; quit; sabotage; set out; sojourn; sojourn somewhere; stem; stop; stopping; thwart; turn off; upset
- baffle; bilk; cross; frustrate; queer; scotch; spoil; thwart

Related Words for "foil":

  • foiling, foils

Synonyms for "foil":

Related Definitions for "foil":

  1. a light slender flexible sword tipped by a button1
  2. a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal1
    • the photographic film was wrapped in foil1
  3. picture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base; viewed with a projector1
  4. a device consisting of a flat or curved piece (as a metal plate) so that its surface reacts to the water it is passing through1
  5. anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities1
    • pretty girls like plain friends as foils1
  6. cover or back with foil1
    • foil mirrors1
  7. hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of1
    • foil your opponent1
  8. enhance by contrast1
    • In this picture, the figures are foiled against the background1

Wiktionary Translations for foil:

  1. prevent from being accomplished
  1. type of sword used in fencing
  2. thin aluminium/aluminum or tin used for wrapping food
  3. thin sheet of metal

Cross Translation:
foil hoja Blatt — ein beschnittenes Stück Papier oder Folie
foil florete FlorettFechten: Stoßwaffe mit gerader, abgestumpfter, vierkantiger Klinge
foil abortar; desbaratar; imposibilitar vereiteln — (transitiv): zum Scheitern bringen
foil lámina lame — Solide aplati
foil florete rapièreépée longue et fine, à coquille hémisphérique.

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