"navaja" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
navaja{feminine}
razor{noun}
esta navaja da un afeitado muy apurado
this razor gives a smooth shave
esta navaja afeita muy al ras
this razor gives a smooth shave
knife{noun} (penknife)
me amenazaron con una navaja
they threatened me with a knife
Señor Presidente, hay mucha distancia entre la euforia que hoy alguno manifiesta y lo que otros han manifestado, es decir, que éste es un compromiso que descansa sobre el filo de la navaja.
Mr President, there is quite a gap between the euphoria expressed by some today and the view expressed by others, to the effect that this is a compromise balanced on a knife edge.
razor clam{noun} [zool.] [Amer.]
razor-shell{noun} [zool.] [Brit.]
SYNONYMS
Synonyms (Spanish) for "navaja":
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
Context examples for "navaja" in English(!) These sentences come from external sources & may not be accurate. Therefore, we are not responsible for their content.
Es preciso mantener un difícil equilibrio en el filo de la navaja.
It is a difficult balancing act.
esta navaja da un afeitado muy apurado
this razor gives a smooth shave
esta navaja afeita muy al ras
this razor gives a smooth shave
me amenazaron con una navaja
they threatened me with a knife
Acabo de enterarme de que han robado a uno de los asistentes de mi oficina en Bruselas a punta de navaja al borde del bosque que se encuentra apenas a unos metros del edificio del Parlamento.
I have just heard the news that one of the assistants from my office in Brussels has been robbed at knifepoint, at the edge of the woods which are only yards away from the Parliament building.