glut
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glut(
gluht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (commerce)
a. la superabundancia
(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 glut of natural gas has driven the price down.La superabundancia de gas natural ha hecho que el precio se reduzca.
b. el exceso
(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).
This is one of those products that alternates between a glut and an extreme scarcity.Este es uno de esos productos que oscila entre un exceso y una escasez extrema.
c. la saturación
(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).
A glut of nearly identical artists have made the industry very competitive.Una saturación de artistas casi idénticos han hecho muy competitiva la industria.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to saturate)
a. saturar
Cell phones became more affordable as companies glutted the market with new models.Los celulares se hicieron más económicos cuando las compañías saturaron el mercado con modelos nuevos.
3. (to satisfy in excess)
a. saciar
Once they had all glutted their appetites, they fell into a deep stupor.Una vez que hubieron saciado su apetito, cayeron en un profundo sopor.
b. saciarse (reflexive verb)
The food was so good that we ate until we had glutted ourselves.La comida estaba tan buena que comimos hasta saciarnos.
c. hartar
Robert and Mary glutted their fierce appetite on steak and lobster.Robert y Mary hartaron su apetito feroz con bistec y bogavante.
d. hartarse (reflexive verb)
Ellen watched in disgust as her hosts glutted themselves with cold meats.Ellen miró con asco mientras sus anfitriones se hartaron de embutidos.
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glut
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (commerce)
a. la saturación
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (commerce)
a. saturar
to glut oneself (on)saciarse (de), hartarse (de)
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glut [ɡlʌt]
noun
superabundancia (f); exceso (m)
to be a glut on the market inundar el mercado
transitive verb
1 (Comm) [+market] inundar
2 [+person] hartar; saciar
to glut o.s. atracarse;with de; to be glutted with fruit haberse atracado de fruta
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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