scotch

scotch
noun
1. (beverage) 
a. el whisky (M) 
After a long, hard day, Don was ready to sit back in his leather easy chair and have a glass of scotch.Tras un día largo y duro, Don estaba listo para relajarse en su sillón de piel y tomarse un vaso de whisky.
Carolina savored the rich, peaty flavor of the scotch.Carolina paladeó el rico sabor a turba del whisky escocés.
A good bottle of scotch will cost you a pretty penny.Una buena botella de güisqui escocés te costará un dineral.
transitive verb
2. (to foil) 
a. frustrar 
This activist group is prepared to do anything to scotch our plans.Este grupo activista está preparado a hacer lo que sea para frustrar nuestros planes.
3. (to stop) 
a. acallar 
The official report scotched the rumors surrounding the merger.El informe oficial acalló los rumores acerca de la fusión.
scotch
transitive verb
1. (rumor) 
a. desmentir 
scotch [skɒtʃ]
transitive verb
[+attempt, plan] frustrar; [+rumour, claim] acallar;
noun
(wedge) calza (f); cuña (f)
Phrases with "scotch"
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Scotch tape
la cinta adhesiva

Scotch

Scotch
masculine noun
1. (registered trademark) (office supplies) (Latin America) 
a. Scotch tape (registered trademark) (United Kingdom) 
El Scotch no resistirá para un paquete tan grande. Mejor usa cinta para embalaje.Scotch tape isn't strong enough for such a large parcel. Use packaging tape instead.
b. Sellotape (registered trademark) (United Kingdom) 
Colgué el póster en la puerta con Scotch.I put up the poster on the door with Sellotape.
adjective
2. (adhesive) (Latin America) 
a. Scotch (registered trademark) 
La cinta Scotch es transparente y útil para pegar toda manera de cosas.Scotch tape is transparent and useful for sticking together all sorts of things.
Scotch
(And) (México) Sellotape;™ Scotch tape;™ (EEUU)
Phrases with "scotch"
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Scotch
Scotch tape
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