"brizna" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
brizna{feminine}
smidgen{noun}
brizna(also: hebra)
shred{noun} (of tobacco)
spear{noun} (of grass)
wisp{noun} (of hay, straw)
strand{noun}
blade{noun} [bot.]
ahí no crece ni una brizna de hierba
not a blade of grass will grow there
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CONTEXT EXAMPLES
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ahí no crece ni una brizna de hierba
not a blade of grass will grow there
se me metió una brizna en el ojo
I got a piece of grit in my eye
Si esta brizna de esperanza no se aprovecha rápidamente para sacar adelante el proceso de paz, la violencia no tardará en recrudecerse y la primera guerra mundial africana se agudizará.
If the window of opportunity is not quickly used to force a real breakthrough in the peace process, violence will soon flare up again and the first African world war will further escalate.
Sin embargo, el Comisario ha dicho que el problema tiene que ver con la producción global de alimentos, pero antes de señalar la brizna en el ojo ajeno debemos ver la viga en el nuestro.
However, the Commissioner said that the problem was to do with the global production of food, but before we start to remove the speck from our brother's eye, let us first see the beam in our own.