browse
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browse(
brauz
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to look through)
a. ojear
He browsed the catalog for a few minutes before deciding that he didn't want anything.Ojeó el catálogo por unos minutos antes de decidir que no quería nada.
b. curiosear
The tourists visited the museums and browsed the shops.Los turistas visitaron los museos y curiosearon las tiendas.
c. hojear
After hours of browsing the phone book, she finally decided on a plumber.Después de pasar horas hojeando la guía telefónica, finalmente escogió un plomero.
d. echar un vistazo a
I know I won't buy any of the paintings, but I still like to browse the art galleries in the city.Sé que no voy a comprar ningún cuadro, pero aun así me gusta echar un vistazo a las galerías de arte de la ciudad.
2. (computing)
a. navegar
He spent hours browsing the Internet instead of writing his essay.Pasó horas navegando por Internet en vez de escribir su ensayo.
b. explorar
Although I don't study psychology anymore, I still like to browse the Internet for articles from the field.Aunque ya no estudio psicología, todavía me gusta explorar Internet para ver artículos de ese campo.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to look around)
a. echar una ojeada
Do you want to browse around the town's new art district with me this afternoon?¿Quieres echar una ojeada por el nuevo distrito de arte de la ciudad conmigo esta tarde?
b. mirar
Can I help you with anything? - No, thank you. I'm just browsing.¿Te puedo ayudar con algo? - No, gracias. Solo estoy mirando.
4. (to feed)
a. pacer (animal)
The shepherd let his sheep browse in the forest.El pastor dejó a sus ovejas pacer en el bosque.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (quick look)
a. la ojeada
(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).
Let's go into this shop for a quick browse.Vamos a entrar en esta tienda para echar una ojeada rápida.
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browse
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to have a browseechar una ojeada
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (in bookshop, magazine)
a. echar una ojeada
to browse through somethinghojear algo
3. (animal)
a. pacer
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (computers)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to browse the Webnavegar por la Web
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browse [braʊz]
intransitive verb
1 (in shop) echar una ojeada; curiosear
to spend an hour browsing in a bookshop pasar una hora hojeando los libros en una librería
2 [+animal] pacer
3 (Internet) curiosear
You can browse for anything from agriculture to zoology at http/www.nhbs.co.uk Once connected, they tap in the web address of barclaysquare, then use their mouse to browse through a selection of Sainsbury's wine ...
transitive verb
1 (also browse through) [+book] hojear; [+clothes] mirar; echar un vistazo a
2 [+animal] [+grass] pacer; [+trees] ramonear
noun
to have a browse (around) echar una ojeada or un vistazo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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