atizar

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atizar(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to prod fire)
a. to stoke
El herrero atizó el fuego con el fuelle.The blacksmith stoked the fire with the bellows.
b. to stir
Hay que atizar el fuego para que no se apague.Let's stir the fire so that it doesn't die.
c. to poke
¿Te molestaría atizar el fuego?Do you mind poking the fire?
2. (to incite)
a. to stir up
Volver a ver a su exnovia atizó viejos sentimientos.Seeing his ex-girlfriend again stirred up old feelings.
3. (to hit)
a. to give
El ladrón le atizó a Pedro un golpe que lo noqueó.The thief gave Pedro a blow that knocked him out.
atizarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
pronominal verb
4. (to devour)
a. to put away
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(food)
Manuel se atizó todo lo que le serví de un solo bocado.Manuel put away all the food I gave him in just one bite.
b. to knock back
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(drink)
Paula se atizó el tequila antes de que había acabado de brindar.Paula knocked back the tequila shot before I had finished toasting.
5. (to get trashed)
a. to get stoned
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Siempre nos da hambre después de atizarnos.We always get the munchies after getting stoned.
b. to get wasted
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Miguel se atizó después de fumarse ese churro.Miguel got wasted after smoking that joint.
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atizar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (fuego)
a. to poke, to stir
2. (sospechas, discordias)
a. to stir up
3. (persona)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
me atizó bien fuertehe hit me really hard
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
pronominal verb
4. (colloquial)
a.
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atizar
transitive verb
1 [+fuego] to poke; stir; [+horno] to stoke; [+vela] to snuff; trim
2 [+discordia] to stir up; [+pasión] to fan; rouse
3 [+golpe] to give
intransitive verb
¡atiza! gosh!
pronominal verb
atizarse
1 (fumar marihuana) to smoke marijuana
2 (beberse)
se atizó el vaso he knocked back the whole glass (familiar)
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