unload
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unload(
uhn
-
lod
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to remove from)
a. descargar
Our friends came to help us unload all the boxes from the moving truck.Nuestros amigos vinieron a ayudarnos a descargar todas las cajas del camión de mudanzas.
2. (to get rid of)
a. deshacerse de
I'm trying to unload my old piano to make more space in my apartment.Estoy tratando de deshacerme de mi viejo piano para crear más espacio en mi apartamento
3. (to fire)
a. descargar
The nervous rookie cop unloaded his gun into the mannequin in the store window.El nervioso policía novato descargó su revolver en el maniquí de la vitrina del almacén.
4.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(to tell)
a. confesar
It is important for your mental health to unload your negative feelings with someone.Es importante para tu salud mental que le confieses a alguien tus sentimientos negativos.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
5. (to remove items)
a. descargar
We noticed there were quite a few boxes missing while we were unloading.Notamos que faltaban algunas cajas mientras descargábamos.
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unload
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (boat, gun, goods)
a. descargar
2. (fig)
a.
he always unloads his problems onto mesiempre me viene con sus problemas
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (lorry, ship)
a. descargar
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unload [ˈʌnˈləʊd]
transitive verb
1 descargar
we unloaded the furniture descargamos los muebles
2 (get rid of) deshacerse de
intransitive verb
descargar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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