pum
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “pun.”
pum(
poom
)
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (used as an onomatopoeia)
a. bang
Se fue la luz y se oyó un pum; cuando volvió la luz, había un cadáver en el suelo.The light went out and we heard a bang. When the light came back on, there was a corpse on the floor.
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pum
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
¡pum!bang!
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pum
interjection
(en disparo) bang!; (en golpe) thud!
ni pum not a thing
no entendí ni pum I didn't understand a thing
hoy no he hecho ni pum desde que me he levantado; ya va siendo hora de ponerse a trabajar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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