morirse por
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morirse por
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be very eager for something)
a. to be dying for
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Dejé de fumar hace dos días y me muero por un cigarro. - No, tienes que resistir la tentación.I quit smoking two days ago and am dying for a cigarette. - No, you must resist the temptation.
b. to murder
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡Qué hambre! Me muero por una hamburguesa.I'm starving! I could murder a hamburger.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be very eager to do something)
a. to be dying to
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Estoy agotada. Me muero por llegar a casa y tumbarme en el sofá.I'm exhausted. I'm dying to get home and lie down on the sofa.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be very much in love with)
a. to be crazy about
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¿Viste cómo mira Antonio a su novia? Se muere por ella.Did you notice the way Antonio looks at his girlfriend? He's crazy about her.
b. to be mad about
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Me muero por Carlos, pero él me ignora.I'm mad about Carlos, but he ignores me.
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