spoon

spoon(
spun
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (piece of cutlery)
a. la cuchara
(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).
(F)
Do you want a spoon or a fork?¿Quieres una cuchara o un tenedor?
2. (teaspoon)
a. la cucharita
(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).
(F)
Use a spoon to stir the sugar.Usa una cucharita para remover el azúcar.
3. (spoonful)
a. la cucharada
(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).
(F)
How many spoons of sugar would you like in your coffee?¿Cuántas cucharadas de azúcar quieres en el café?
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to move with a spoon)
a. echar con una cuchara
Spoon the mixture into a bowl.Echa la mezcla en un bol con una cuchara.
b. rociar
Spoon the sauce over the meat.Rocía la salsa sobre la carne.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to kiss and cuddle)
a. besuquearse
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Stop spooning or get a room.Dejen de besuquearse o busquen un cuarto.
6.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to snuggle together)
a. acostarse arrimaditos
Some couples like to spoon and fall asleep in each other's arms.A algunas parejas les gusta acostarse arrimaditas y dormirse agarradas.
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spoon
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la cuchara
(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).
(F)
2. (spoonful)
a. la cucharada
(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).
(F)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (general)
a.
to spoon sauce onto somethingrociar salsa sobre algo con una cuchara
he spooned the soup into the baby's mouthdio la sopa al bebé con una cuchara
spoon [spuːn]
noun
1 (gen) cuchara (f); (teaspoon) cucharita (f)
to be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth nacer de pie; nacer con un pan debajo del brazo
2 (spoonful) cucharada (f)
transitive verb
(also spoon out)
to spoon sth onto a plate echar cucharadas de algo en un plato
intransitive verb
acariciarse amorosamente; besuquearse (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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