Translation of badger in Spanish:

badger

tejón, n.

Pronunciation /ˈbædʒər/ /ˈbadʒə/

noun

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    tejón masculine
    • They do, however, both belong to the same Mustelidae family which also encompasses badgers, skunks and otters, and that's close enough for us.
    • Both animals are related species and are members of the Mustelid family, which also includes mink, badgers and weasels.
    • A badger's coat looks grey, but the individual hairs are black and white.
    • Wrens, ferrets, weasels, badgers, birds of prey, horses' heads and stoats are just a few of the creatures that populate the workshop at the back of his home in Delavale Road, Winchcombe.
    • Foxes, red squirrels, badgers, hares, otters, Scottish wild cats, seals and bottle-nose dolphins can be seen if you have the dedication to find them.
    • Prairie dogs also provide food for the swift fox, the coyote, weasels, snakes, badgers, hawks and golden eagles as well as crucial habitat for many other native plants and animals.
    • A little higher off the forest floor, they can tick red squirrels, badgers, otters and foxes off their nature checklist, and if they are lucky, spot herds of red deer bounding over the hillside.
    • The old prison is now a museum, and the nearby wildlife park has rare Scottish wildcats as well as silver foxes, badgers, deer and wallabies.
    • The weasel family includes such colourful characters as otters, wolverines, skunks, minks and badgers.
    • I thought they were skinny badgers or fat weasels.
    • It didn't take long before the spilt food attracted mice, and the mice attracted badgers, and the badgers attracted crazy porcupine things that we call Critters.
    • I was born in this house and as a boy, I remember often seeing foxes, badgers and weasels around the place.
    • Over the years, game species, such as moose and bighorn sheep, and other creatures, such as badgers and river otters, were killed in appalling numbers.
    • They are carnivores like the stoat, weasel, otter and badger.
    • Raccoons, civets, jackals, badgers, skunks, and bears also eat fruit, honey, seeds, roots, and other plant foods.
    • In their search for food, most of which is comprised of burrowing rodents, badgers tear up large areas of earth with powerful digging claws on their forefeet.
    • Pocket gophers, gopher tortoises, ants, badgers, prairie dogs, wild pigs, and grizzly bears are just a few of the animals that can alter ecological structure and function.
    • This is certainly the case with one of my favourite mammals - the badger.
    • The badger, by contrast, is of the weasel family Mustelidae, order Carnivora.
    • But magistrates also heard no licence was applied for by Barratts to protect the badgers under the 1992 Badgers Act.

transitive verb

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    fastidiar
    darle la lata a informal
    they've been badgering me to take them to the park me han estado dando la lata para que los lleve al parque informal
    • she was finally badgered into signing tanto insistieron, que al final firmó