undress
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undress(
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drehs
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to disrobe)
a. desvestirse
"I'll give you a moment to undress, and I'll be back in two minutes," said the doctor."Le doy un momento para desvestirse y vuelvo en dos minutos," dijo el doctor.
b. desnudarse
Jimmy felt uncomfortable undressing around so many other people in the locker room.Jimmy se sentía incómodo desnudándose delante de tantas otras personas en el vestuario.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to remove the clothing from)
a. desvestir
He undressed the baby and set about the formidable task of changing her diaper.Desvistió a la bebé y emprendió la tarea formidable de cambiarle el pañal.
b. desnudar
The queen's ladies-in-waiting undressed her and poured her a hot bath.Las damas de compañía de la reina la desnudaron y le prepararon un baño caliente.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (nudity)
a. el desnudez
(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).
The model wasn't ashamed for having to pose in a state of undress for the painter.La modelo no sentía vergüenza de su desnudez al posar para el pintor.
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undress
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
in a state of undressdesvestido(a), desnudo(a)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. desvestir, desnudar
to get undresseddesvestirse, desnudarse
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a. desvestirse, desnudarse
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undress [ˈʌnˈdres]
transitive verb
desnudar; desvestir; (LAm)
to get undressed desnudarse; desvestirse; (LAm)
intransitive verb
desnudarse; desvestirse; (LAm)
the doctor told me to undress el médico me dijo que me desnudase
noun
1
in a state of undress desnudo
2 (Mil) uniforme (m) (de diario)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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