window-shopping
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window-shopping(
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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)
a. ver escaparates (intransitive verb phrase)
I was saving money for a trip to Argentina, so I had to be content with window-shopping.Estaba ahorrando dinero para un viaje a Argentina, así que tenía que contentarme con ver escaparates.
b. ver vitrinas (intransitive verb phrase)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Window-shopping is part of the fun when you're walking through this neighborhood.Ver vitrinas es parte de la diversión cuando estás caminando por este barrio.
c. ver vidrieras (intransitive verb phrase)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
The clerk supposed the couple was probably only interested in window-shopping, but he invited them in all the same.El dependiente suponía que la pareja probablemente estaba interesada solo en ver vidrieras, pero los invitó a entrar de todo modos.
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window-shopping
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
to go window-shoppingir a ver escaparates
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window-shopping [ˈwɪndəʊˌʃɒpɪŋ]
noun
to go window-shopping ir a mirar escaparates; I like window-shopping me gusta mirar escaparates
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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