squelch

Hear an audio pronunciation
Hear an audio pronunciation
Hear an audio pronunciation
squelch(
skwehlch
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to completely suppress)
a. sofocar
The ruling of the supreme court is clearly aimed at squelching dissent.Este fallo de la suprema corte se orienta claramente a sofocar el disenso.
b. aplastar
The government is making great efforts to squelch protest.El gobierno está haciendo grandes esfuerzos por aplastar la protesta.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to splash through mud)
a. chapotear
After the storm, there were kids squelching through the mud.Después de la tormenta, había niños chapoteando en el barro.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
squelch
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (general)
a. chapotear
to squelch through the mudatravesar el lodo chapoteando
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
squelch [skweltʃ]
intransitive verb
chapotear
to squelch through the mud ir chapoteando por el lodo
transitive verb
aplastar; despachurrar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examples
Word Forms
Loading word forms
Machine Translators
Translate squelch using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Conjugations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict
embrujado
Hear an audio pronunciation
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS