blister

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blister(
blihs
-
duhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (medicine)
a. la ampolla
(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).
(F)
(on skin)
I have a blister from walking so much.Me ha salido una ampolla de tanto caminar.
2. (imperfection)
a. la burbuja
(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).
(F)
(in paint or asphalt)
If you don't prepare the surface properly, you could end up with blisters in the paint.Si no preparas bien la superficie, podrías acabar teniendo burbujas en la pintura.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (medicine)
a. ampollarse
I think I'm going to put a Band-Aid® on my finger; it's starting to blister.Creo que voy a ponerme una curita en el dedo; está empezando a ampollarse.
4. (to form or have imperfections)
a. formar burbujas (in paint or asphalt)
The paint's going to blister if you don't let this coat dry properly.Si no dejas secar bien esta capa, la pintura empezará a formar burbujas.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
5. (medicine)
a. ampollar
Wearing shoes that don't fit you can blister your feet.Llevar zapatos que no son de tu número puede ampollarte los pies.
b. hacer ampollas en
The boots blistered my feet.Las botas me hicieron ampollas en los pies.
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blister
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (on feet, skin)
a. la ampolla
(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).
(F)
2. (on paint)
a. la burbuja
(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).
(F)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (feet, skin)
a. levantar ampollas en, ampollar
4. (paint)
a. hacer que salgan burbujas en
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
5. (feet, skin)
a. ampollarse
6. (paint)
a. hacer burbujas
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blister [ˈblɪstəʳ]
noun
(on skin) ampolla (f); (on paintwork) burbuja (f);
transitive verb
ampollar
intransitive verb
[+skin] ampollarse; [+paintwork] formar burbujas;
modifier
blister pack (n) envase (m) en lámina al vacío
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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