diet
noun
1. (customary food) 
a. la dieta (F) 
The diet in this region is primarily corn based.La dieta de esta región esta basada principalmente en el maíz.
My dogs have a fairly healthy diet.Mis perros tienen una alimentación relativamente sana.
2. (dietary regimen) 
a. la dieta (F) 
The doctor has told Frank he needs to exercise and go on a diet.El médico le ha recomendado a Frank hacer ejercicio y ponerse a dieta.
Anna dropped 20 kilos on the Hollywood diet.Anna bajó 20 kilos en el régimen Hollywood.
3. (legislature) 
a. la dieta (F) 
Japan's legislature is known as the National Diet.La legislatura del Japón se conoce como la Dieta Nacional.
4. (figurative) (steady stream) 
a. la dieta (F) (figurative) 
With your diet of horror movies, I'm not surprised to hear you have nightmares.Con tu dieta de películas de terror, no me sorprende escuchar que tienes pesadillas.
adjective
5. (low-calorie) 
a. light 
Can you give me a diet soda, please?¿Me da un refresco light, por favor?
I'm sick of eating diet food.Estoy harto de comer comida dietética.
intransitive verb
6. (to follow a diet) 
I'll diet when the vacation is over.Haré dieta cuando se hayan acabado las vacaciones.
Are you going to diet to get ready for summer?¿Vas a hacer régimen para prepararte para el verano?
We are all dieting at work.Nos pusimos todos a dieta en el trabajo.
Erica lost 10 pounds when she dieted.Erica perdió 10 libras cuando se puso a régimen.
diet
Noun
1. (habitual food) 
a. la dieta (F) 
2. (restricted food) 
a. el dieta f, régimen (M) 
to be/go on a dietestar/ponerse a dieta or régimen
intransitive verb
3. (general) 
a. hacer dieta or régimen 
adjective
4. (low-calorie) 
a. light, bajo(a) en calorías 
diet [ˈdaɪət]
noun
1 (customary food) dieta (f); alimentación (f)
the parrot lives on a diet of sunflower seed and fruit he seems to exist on a diet of crisps and chocolate these children are brought up on a diet of videos and computer games
2 (slimming diet) régimen (m); dieta (f)
to be/go on a diet estar/ponerse a régimen or dieta; to put sb on a diet poner a algn a régimen or dieta
intransitive verb
estar a régimen
modifier
[+soft drink] light
diet [ˈdaɪət]
noun
(Pol) dieta (f)
Phrases with "diet"
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balanced diet
la dieta equilibrada
healthy diet
la dieta saludable
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