relucir
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relucir(
rreh
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loo
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seer
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to glisten)
a. to shine
La luz de la fogata relucía en los ojos del gato.The light from the fire shone in the cat's eyes.
El sol relucía en las olas que golpeaban la costa.The sun shone on the waves that crashed against the shore.
b. to gleam
Sacó un puñal que relucía a la luz de la lumbre.He took out a dagger, which gleamed in the firelight.
c. to glitter
En esta noche sin nubes las estrellas relucen como diamantes.In this cloudless night the stars glitter like diamonds.
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relucir
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (también fig)
a. to shine
sacar algo a relucirto bring something up, to mention something
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relucir
intransitive verb
(brillar) to shine; [+joyas] to glitter; sparkle
sacar algo a relucir [+tema] to bring sth up; mention sth
siempre saca a relucir sus éxitos he's always going on about how successful he is
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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