glare
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glare
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (bright light)
a. el resplandor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You need to protect your eyes from the glare of the snow when you go skiing.Tienes que protegerte los ojos del resplandor de la nieve cuando vayas a esquiar.
b. la luz deslumbrante
(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).
I took a selfie in the mirror with the flash on but all you can see is a glare.Me tomé una selfie en el espejo con el flash prendido y lo único que se ve es una luz deslumbrante.
c. el reflejo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(from a screen)
Some screens are treated to reduce the glare produced by light.Algunas pantallas tienen un tratamiento que reduce el reflejo de la luz.
2. (angry stare)
a. la mirada fulminante
(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).
Stella shot her boyfriend a glare when he made that comment.Stella le lanzó una mirada fulminante al novio cuando hizo ese comentario.
b. la mirada feroz
(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).
The teacher turned around with a glare in his face.El profesor volteó con una mirada feroz en la cara.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to stare angrily)
a. fulminar con la mirada
Nelly glared at him and said, "You don't know what I'm capable of."Nelly lo fulminó con la mirada y dijo: "No sabes de lo que soy capaz".
b. lanzar una mirada de odio
Spike glared at her, then turned and left.Spike le lanzó una mirada de odio, luego se dio la vuelta y se fue.
c. mirar con furia
Rhiannon was tempted to unload her anger, but she just glared at the policeman.Rhiannon estuvo tentada de descargar su furia, pero se limitó a mirar con furia al policía.
4. (to shine)
a. reflejarse
The sun glared on my phone, so I moved my chair and now I can see the screen.El sol se reflejaba sobre mi teléfono, así que moví la silla y ahora puedo ver la pantalla.
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glare
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (angry stare)
a. la mirada feroz
(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).
2. (bright light)
a. el resplandor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
3. (fig)
a.
in the full glare of publicityen el punto de mira de toda la gente
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (stare angrily)
a.
to glare at something/somebodymirar algo/a alguien con furia
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glare [ɡlɛəʳ]
noun
1 [of light, sun] luz (f) deslumbradora; (dazzle) deslumbramiento (m)
because of the glare of the light in Spain debido a lo resplandeciente que es la luz en España; in the full glare of publicity bajo los focos de la publicidad
2 (look) mirada (f) feroz
intransitive verb
1 [+light] deslumbrar
2 (look)
to glare at sb lanzar una mirada de odio a algn
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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