estirado

adj.
1 stretched out, dilated, elongated, outstretched.
2 stiff, airy-fairy, pretentious, prim.
f. & m.
stuck-up person, stiff shirt.
past part.
past participle of spanish verb: estirar.
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estirado
nombre masculino
1 (textil) drawing
2 (del pelo) straightening; (de la piel) lift
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estirado
participio pasado
1→ {{link=estirar}}estirar
adjetivo
1 figurado (en el vestir) stiff, formal, starchy
2 figurado (orgulloso) stiff, conceited, haughty
nombre masculino estirado
1 (textil) drawing
2 (del pelo) straightening; (de la piel) lift
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(f. - estirada)
adj.
1) stretched
2) stiff
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1. ADJ
1) (=alargado) stretched
2) [persona] (=tieso) stiff, starchy; (=engreído) stuck-up *
3) (=tacaño) tight-fisted
2.
SM [de vidrio] drawing; [de pelo] straightening

estirado de piel, estirado facial — face lift

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-da adjetivo (fam) stuck-up (colloq), snooty (colloq)
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= stuffy [stuffier -comp., stuffies -sup.], outstretched, pulled-out, stuck-up, prim [primmer -comp., primmest -sup.], starched, starchy [starchier -comp., starchiest -sup.], hoity-toity, stiff.
Ex. Some children are prepared to patronize the shop, and use it in quite a different way, when they find the library (however well run) stuffy or off-putting.
Ex. The 'law of the outstretched arm', by which is understood the rule that information which is further away than can be physically reached has a major impact on information use patterns.
Ex. Self-effacing nervousness causes the epiglottis to tighten, strangling the words in the throat and stiffening the diaphragm so that it is like pulled-out elastic unable to propel anything.
Ex. library users were stereotyped as old people, intellectuals, uninteresting people, shy or stuck-up people and people afraid of life.
Ex. I am really liking buttoned-up, very prim, demure-to-the-point-of-invisibility dresses lately.
Ex. Portraits of that nature are a thing of the past with people sitting around looking stiff and starched.
Ex. This is a collection of pictures of codgers from all over the world who look starchy, pompous, haughty or grumpy.
Ex. Wine lovers get the urge to splurge and celebrate, often in hoity-toity restaurants.
Ex. He could have won that election, if he had played his cards right, not come off as such a stiff, and had some real conviction.
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-da adjetivo (fam) stuck-up (colloq), snooty (colloq)
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= stuffy [stuffier -comp., stuffies -sup.], outstretched, pulled-out, stuck-up, prim [primmer -comp., primmest -sup.], starched, starchy [starchier -comp., starchiest -sup.], hoity-toity, stiff.

Ex: Some children are prepared to patronize the shop, and use it in quite a different way, when they find the library (however well run) stuffy or off-putting.

Ex: The 'law of the outstretched arm', by which is understood the rule that information which is further away than can be physically reached has a major impact on information use patterns.
Ex: Self-effacing nervousness causes the epiglottis to tighten, strangling the words in the throat and stiffening the diaphragm so that it is like pulled-out elastic unable to propel anything.
Ex: library users were stereotyped as old people, intellectuals, uninteresting people, shy or stuck-up people and people afraid of life.
Ex: I am really liking buttoned-up, very prim, demure-to-the-point-of-invisibility dresses lately.
Ex: Portraits of that nature are a thing of the past with people sitting around looking stiff and starched.
Ex: This is a collection of pictures of codgers from all over the world who look starchy, pompous, haughty or grumpy.
Ex: Wine lovers get the urge to splurge and celebrate, often in hoity-toity restaurants.
Ex: He could have won that election, if he had played his cards right, not come off as such a stiff, and had some real conviction.

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estirado1 -da
adjective
(fam); stuck-up (colloq), snooty (colloq)
estirado2
masculine
estiramiento m A. (↑ estiramiento)
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Del verbo estirar: (conjugate estirar)

estirado es:

el participio

Multiple Entries:
estirado    
estirar
estirado
-da adjetivo (fam) stuck-up (colloq), snooty (colloq)

estirar (conjugate estirar) verbo transitivo
1
a)goma/elástico/suéterto stretch;

cable/sogato pull out, stretch
b)sábanas/mantel› (con las manos) to smooth out;

(con la plancha) to run the iron over
2brazos/piernas/músculoto stretch;
estiró el cuello para poder ver she craned her neck to be able to see

3dinero/comida/recursosto make … go further
estirarse verbo pronominal
to stretch
estirado,-a adj pey (persona) stiff
estirar verbo transitivo
1 (alargar, tensar) to stretch
2 (alisar) to smooth out: tienes que estirar la cama, you must straighten the covers
3 (dinero) to spin out ♦ LOC familiar: estirar la pata, to kick the bucket, bite the dust
estirar las piernas, to stretch one's legs: voy afuera a estirar las piernas un poco, I'm going outside to strech my legs a bit
'estirado' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
estirada
English:
shirt
- snooty
- snotty
- standoffish
- stiff
- stiff-necked
- stuffy
- stuck
- toffee
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estirado, -a
adj
1. [persona] [altanero] haughty;
[adusto] uptight
2. [brazos, piernas] outstretched
3. [jersey] baggy, shapeless
nm
stretching
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estirado
I adj snooty fam , stuck-up fam
II m face-lift;
hacerse un estirado have a face-lift
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estirado, -da adj
1) : stretched, extended
2) presumido: stuck-up, conceited

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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