crush
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crush(
kruhsh
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(infatuation)
a. el enamoramiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
6. (crowd)
a. la aglomeración
(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).
b. la multitud
(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).
7. (drink) (United Kingdom)
a. la limonada
(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).
(with lemons)
b. la naranjada
(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).
(with oranges)
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crush
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (crowd)
a. la muchedumbre f, aglomeración
(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).
crush barrierbarrera or valla de seguridad
2. (drink)
a.
orange crushnaranjada f
3. (colloquial)
a. (infatuation)
to have a crush on somebodyestar embobado(a) con alguien estar colado(a) por encaprichado(a) de alguien
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (person, thing)
a. estrujar, aplastar
5. (grapes, garlic)
a. prensar, aplastar
6. (fig)
a. aplastar, destrozar (opponent, revolt)
to crush somebody's hopestirar abajo las esperanzas de alguien
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
7. (general)
a.
we crushed into the carnos estrujamos para entrar en el coche
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crush [krʌʃ]
noun
1 (crowd) aglomeración (f); multitud (f); [of cars] masa (f)
there was an awful crush hubo la mar de gente; there's always a crush in the tube el metro va siempre atestado de gente; I lost my handbag in the crush perdí el bolso en la aglomeración; they died in the crush murieron aplastados
2 (infatuation) enamoramiento (m)
to have a crush on sb estar enamorado de algn; perder la chaveta por algn (informal)
3 (Britain)
orange crush naranjada (f)
transitive verb
1 (squash) aplastar; apachurrar; (And) (CAm) (crumple) [+paper] estrujar; [+clothes] arrugar; (grind, break up) [+stones] triturar; moler; [+grapes] exprimir; prensar; [+garlic] machacar; [+ice] picar; [+scrap metal] comprimir
to crush sth into a case meter algo a la fuerza en una maleta; to crush sth to a pulp hacer papilla algo
2 [+enemy, opposition, resistance] doblegar; aplastar; [+argument] aplastar; abrumar; [+hopes] defraudar
intransitive verb
[+clothes] arrugarse
can we all crush in? ¿habrá sitio para todos?
modifier
crush barrier (n) barrera (f) de seguridad
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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