Quick answer
"Juice" is a noun which is often translated as "el jugo", and "smoothie" is a noun which is often translated as "el smoothie". Learn more about the difference between "juice" and "smoothie" below.
juice(
jus
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of fruit or vegetables)
a. el jugo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I like to start my day with a glass of grapefruit juice.Me gusta comenzar el día con un vaso de jugo de toronja.
b. el zumo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I make orange juice with oranges from my garden.Preparo zumo de naranja con naranjas de mi huerto.
2. (of meat)
a. el jugo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
If you overcook your meat, all the juices will dry up.Si se pasa demasiado la carne, todos los jugos se secan.
3. (anatomy)
a. el jugo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The intestinal juice is secreted by the small intestine.El jugo intestinal es segregado por el intestino delgado.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(gasoline)
a. la gasolina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The car ran out of juice after 300 miles.El auto se quedó sin gasolina después de 300 millas.
b. la nafta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(River Plate)
There was no juice in the tank and no cash in our pockets.No nos quedaba nafta en el tanque ni plata en los bolsillos.
c. la bencina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
We need to put some juice in.Hay que echar bencina.
d. la gasofa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Hell, we're running out of juice!¡Mierda, nos estamos quedando sin gasofa!
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(source of energy)
a. la luz
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(electricity)
There wasn't enough juice to run the generator.No había suficiente luz para hacer funcionar el generador.
b. la batería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(battery)
My cell phone run out of juice at a critical moment.Mi celular se quedó sin batería en un momento crítico.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6. (to extract juice from)
a. exprimir
Can you help me juice these oranges?¿Me ayudas a exprimir estas naranjas?
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smoothie(
smu
-
thi
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (beverage)
a. el smoothie
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Let's go to that little beach bar that has great smoothies.Vamos a ese chiringuito que tiene los smoothies buenísimos.
b. el batido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Can I have a raspberry smoothie?¿Me pondría un batido de frambuesa?
c. el licuado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
(River Plate)
What did you have for breakfast? - A strawberry smoothie.¿Qué desayunaste? - Un licuado de fresa.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(charming person)
a. el zalamero
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la zalamera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
That salesman is a real smoothie. He could sell you your own shoes.Ese vendedor es un verdadero zalamero. Sería capaz de venderte tus propios zapatos.
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