exprimir

exprimir
transitive verb
1. (to extract) 
Vamos a exprimir un poco de jugo de naranja para el desayuno.Let's squeeze some orange juice for breakfast.
Agarré la toronja y exprimí el jugo.I grabbed the grapefruit and squeezed out the juice.
2. (to squeeze dry) 
Exprimí el traje de baño y lo tendí a secar.I wrung out my bathing suit and hung it out to dry.
3. (to abuse) 
La cazafortunas exprimió al viejito por su herencia y luego lo abandonó.The gold-digger exploited the old man for his inheritance and then abandoned him.
exprimir
transitive verb
1. (fruta) 
a. to squeeze 
2. (zumo) 
a. to squeeze out 
3. (persona) 
a. to exploit 
exprimir
transitive verb
1 [+limón, naranja] to squeeze; [+jugo] to squeeze out; express (formal)
2 [+ropa] to wring out; squeeze dry
3 [+persona] to exploit
pronominal verb
exprimirse
exprimirse el cerebro o los sesos to rack one's brains
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