alucinar

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alucinar(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (to have hallucinations)
a. to hallucinate
El paciente alucinaba y decía cosas sin sentido.The patient was hallucinating and talking nonsense.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be delirious)
a. to be out of one's mind
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¿Estás alucinando? Ni loco me meto en esa agua sucia.Are you out of your mind? I'm not diving into that filthy water.
b. to be crazy
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Debes estar alucinando para pensar que te voy a prestar $2,000.You must be crazy to think that I'm going to lend you $2,000.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (to beguile)
a. to deceive
El estafador nos alucinó con su astucia y nos robó el dinero.The scammer deceived us with his cunning and stole our money.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to fascinate)
a. to amaze
El mago nos alucinó a todos con sus trucos.The magician amazed us all with this tricks.
alucinarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
pronominal verb
5. (to be fascinated)
a. to be amazed
Cuando llegué a la cima de la montaña, me aluciné totalmente con la vista.When I reached the top of the hill, I was absolutely amazed with the view.
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alucinar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (medicine)
a. to hallucinate
2. (colloquial)
a.
¡tú alucinas!you must be dreaming!
¡yo alucino!I can't believe it!
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (seducir)
a. to hypnotize, to captivate
4. (gustar)
a.
le alucinan las motoshe's crazy about motorbikes
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alucinar
transitive verb
1 (engañar) to delude; deceive
2 (España) (fascinar)
me alucinó lo que pasó I was gobsmacked at what happened (muy_familiar)
intransitive verb
1 (padecer alucinaciones) to hallucinate
2 (España) (delirar)
¡tú alucinas! you're seeing things!; ¡este tío alucina! this guy must be joking! (familiar); yo alucino con esa canción I love this song; yo alucinaba al ver tanta cosa I was gobsmacked at all the stuff I saw (muy_familiar)
pronominal verb
alucinarse to delude o.s.
alucinarse de algo to be gobsmacked at sth (muy_familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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