derramarse
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derramarse(
deh
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rrah
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mahr
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seh
)
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
1. (from its container)
a. to spill
Se derramó todo el café.All the coffee spilled.
derramar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to knock from its container)
a. to spill
Derramó el jugo sobre la mesa.He spilled the juice on the table.
3. (to emit)
a. to shed
Todos derramaban lágrimas en el funeral.They were all shedding tears at the funeral.
4. (to disseminate)
a. to spread
Derramaron la noticia rápidamente.They spread the news quickly.
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derramar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (por accidente)
a. to spill
2. (verter)
a. to pour
derramar lágrimas/sangreto shed tears/blood
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (por accidente)
a. to spill
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derramar
transitive verb
1 (fuera de recipiente) [+líquido] to spill; [+sangre, lágrimas, luz] to shed
derramar una taza de café to spill a cup of coffee
2 (desaprovechar) [+talento, dinero] to squander; waste
3 (esparcir) [+favores] to lavish; pour out; [+chismes, noticias] to spread
4 [+impuestos] to apportion
pronominal verb
derramarse
1 (salirse) [+líquido] to spill; [+harina] to pour out; spill out
llenar una taza hasta derramarse to fill a cup to overflowing
2 (esparcirse) to scatter
la multitud se derramó por todos lados the crowd scattered in all directions
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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