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relamer

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relamer(
rreh
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lah
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mehr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to lick again)
a. to lick repeatedly
Max relamió el plato hasta que no quedó rastro de comida.Max licked his bowl until there was no trace of food.
relamerse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
pronominal verb
2. (to touch one's lips with the tongue)
a. to lick one's lips
El delicioso banquete hizo a todos los comensales relamerse.The delicious feast made all the guests lick their lips.
b. to smack one's lips
Elisa se relamió al ver el exquisito pastel de chocolate.Elisa smacked her lips when she saw the delicious chocolate cake.
c. to lick its chops (animal)
Los cachorros seguían relamiéndose cuando se acabaron la salchicha.The puppies were still licking their chops when they finished eating the sausage.
3. (to boast)
a. to relish
La entrenadora se relamía con la victoria de su equipo.The coach relished with her team's victory.
b. to gloat
No necesitas relamerte de todo lo que haces bien.You don't need to gloat over everything you do well.
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relamer
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (general)
a. to lick repeatedly
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
pronominal verb
2. (persona)
a. to lick one's lips
relamerse de gustoto smack one's lips
se relamía de gusto al pensar en…he savored the thought of…
3. (animal)
a. to lick its chops
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relamer
transitive verb
to lick repeatedly
pronominal verb
relamerse
1 [+animal] to lick its chops; [+persona] (also relamerse los labios) to lick one's lips
2
relamerse con algo to relish the prospect of sth; to gloat over the prospect of sth
3 (gloriarse) to brag
4 (maquillarse) to paint one's face
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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