Presentellos/ellas/ustedesconjugation ofdestilar.

destilar

destilar(
dehs
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tee
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lahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (chemistry)
a. to distill
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Si destilas el petróleo, puedes obtener queroseno.If you distill the petroleum, you can make kerosene.
b. to distil (United Kingdom)
Tenemos que destilar el alcohol cuatro veces seguidas.We have to distil the alcohol four times in a row.
2. (to secrete)
a. to ooze
El dermatólogo limpió y analizó el chichón que destilaba pus.The dermatologist cleaned and examined the lump that was oozing pus.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(to show)
a. to ooze
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
El discurso del político destila odio hacia los inmigrantes.The politician's speech oozes hatred towards immigrants.
b. to exude
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
Sebastían destila resentimiento cuando habla de su hermano.Sebastian exudes resentment when he talks about his brother.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
4. (to dribble)
a. to drip
Pus destilaba de la herida, por lo que el médico la cauterizó.Pus was still dripping from the wound, so the doctor cauterized it.
b. to trickle
La savia ya estaba endurecida y dejó de destilar del árbol.The sap had already hardened and stopped trickling from the tree.
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destilar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (agua, alcohol)
a. to distill
2. (sangre, pus)
a. to ooze
3. (cualidad, sentimiento)
a. to exude, to ooze
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
4. (gotear)
a. to trickle, to drip
destilar
transitive verb
1 (goteando) [+alcohol] to distil; [+pus, sangre] to ooze
2 (rebosar) to exude
la carta destilaba odio the letter exuded hatred; es una orden que destila crueldad it is an order which is steeped in cruelty
intransitive verb
1 (gotear) to drip
2 (rezumar) to ooze; ooze out
3 (filtrarse) to filter through
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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