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swallow

 
swallow
transitive verb
1. (to ingest)
a. tragar
My cousin swallowed the hamburger without tasting it. Mi primo se tragó la hamburguesa sin saborearla.
2. (figurative)
a. aceptar
That is a difficult truth to swallow. Eso es una verdad muy difícil aceptar.
intransitive verb
3. (to gulp)
a. tragar
To get rid of the hiccups, you need to swallow three times. Para curarte los hipos, hay que tragar tres veces.
noun
4. (with food and drink)
a. el trago (M)
Terminó su bebida de un trago. He finished his drink in one swallow.
5. (bird)
a. la golondrina (F)
By the window you can hear the song of the swallow. Por la ventana se oye el canto de la golondrina.
noun
1. golondrina (f) (bird)
  • one swallow doesn't make a summer (Prov) una golondrina no hace verano
swallow [ˈswɒləʊ]
noun
trago (m)
in or with one swallow de un trago
transitive verb
1 [+food, drink] tragar; [+pill] tomar
to swallow the bait tragar el anzuelo
2 [+insult] tragarse
he swallowed the story se tragó el cuento; he swallowed the lot se lo tragó todo; to swallow one's words desdecirse; retractarse
to swallow one's pride tragarse el orgullo
intransitive verb
tragar
to swallow hard tragar saliva
swallow [ˈswɒləʊ]
noun
(bird) golondrina (f)
one swallow doesn't make a summer una golondrina no hace primavera
modifier
swallow dive (n) salto (m) del ángel
Verb Conjugations for tragar
Gerund: tragando
Participle: tragado
The irregular conjugations of this verb are in red.
Indicative
PresentPreteritImperfectConditionalFuture
yotragotraguétragabatragaríatragaré
tragastragastetragabastragaríastragarás
él/ella/Ud.tragatragótragabatragaríatragará
nosotrostragamostragamostragábamostragaríamostragaremos
vosotrostragáistragasteistragabaistragaríaistragaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.tragantragarontragabantragaríantragarán
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