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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to be all of a dither, to be in a ditheraturullarse
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. vacilar, estar hecho(a) un lío
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dither [ˈdɪðəʳ]
to be in a dither be all of a dither (be nervous) estar muy nervioso; (hesitate) no saber qué hacer; vacilar
intransitive verb
(be nervous) estar nervioso; (hesitate) no saber qué hacer; vacilar
to dither over a decision vacilar al tomar una decisión
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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