gush
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gush(
guhsh
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to flow rapidly)
a. salir a borbotones
The bathtub had overflowed and water was gushing everywhere.La tina se había desbordado y el agua salía a borbotones por todas partes.
b. salir a chorros
Rainwater gushed from the broken gutters.El agua de lluvia salía a chorros por las canaletas rotas.
c. manar
Blood was gushing from the head of one person who had been hit.La sangre manaba de la cabeza de uno que había sido alcanzado.
2. (to speak effusively)
a. hablar con entusiasmo
Her friends crowded around, gushing over the new baby.Sus amigas se arremolinaron a su alrededor hablando con entusiasmo del recién nacido.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to discharge rapidly)
a. chorrear
A woman staggered up to Britney, gushing blood from her chest.Se le acercó a Britney tambaleándose una señora chorreando sangre del pecho.
b. derramar
The stricken ship was gushing oil from its hull.La nave siniestrada derramaba petróleo por el casco.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (rapid stream)
a. el chorro
(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).
The sauce came out of the bottle in a sudden gush.La salsa salió de la botella en un chorro repentino.
b. el borbotón
(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).
Dan had a coughing fit which produced a gush of blood.A Dan le dio un ataque de tos que provocó un borbotón de sangre.
5. (effusiveness)
a. la efusión
(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 gush in her manner made me doubt her sincerity.La efusión en su forma de expresarse hizo que cuestionara su sinceridad.
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gush
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of spring, fountain)
a. el chorro
(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).
a gush of wordsun torrente de palabras
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (spurt, pour)
a. manar, correr
tears gushed from her eyesderramaba lágrimas a mares
3. (pejorative)
a. (talk effusively)
to gush about somethinghablar con excesiva efusividad de algo
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gush [ɡʌʃ]
noun
1 [of liquid] chorro (m); [of words] torrente (m); [of feeling] efusión (f)
2 (sentimentalism) sentimentalismo (m)
transitive verb
[+blood] chorrear; derramar a borbotones; [+water] chorrear; derramar;
intransitive verb
1 (also gush out) [+water, blood] chorrear;from de;
2 (enthuse) hablar con entusiasmo;about, over de
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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