wrap
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wrap(
rahp
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to cover)
a. envolver
I wrapped Grandma's present. - It looks great!Envolví el regalo de la abuela. - ¡Se ve muy bien!
When do you want to wrap your parents' presents?¿Cuándo quieres envolver los regalos para tus papás?
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (wrapper)
a. el envoltorio
(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).
Take the wrap off of the package to see what it is.Quita el envoltorio del paquete para ver qué es.
3. (clothing)
a. el chal
(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).
Put on a wrap and come outside to look at the lunar eclipse.Ponte un chal y sal a ver el eclipse lunar.
b. la pañoleta
(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).
You can take the wrap off your head, because it stopped raining.Te puedes quitar la pañoleta de la cabeza, porque ya dejó de llover.
c. el rebozo
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Yvonne carries her baby in a wrap.Yvonne carga a su bebé en un rebozo.
4. (culinary)
a. el wrap
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
I had a delicious wrap with chicken, lettuce, cabbage, and ranch dressing.Comí un delicioso wrap de pollo, lechuga, repollo y aderezo ranch.
b. el burrito
(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).
They sell soup and vegetarian wraps.Venden sopa y burritos vegetarianos.
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wrap
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (shawl)
a. el chal
(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).
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to keep something under wrapsmantener algo en secreto
3. (sandwich)
a. el wrap
(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).
b. tortilla de harina rellena y enrollada
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (general)
a. envolver
she wrapped the bandage round his headle puso la venda alrededor de la cabeza
5. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
wrapped in mysteryrodeado(a) de misterio
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wrap [ræp]
noun
1 (garment) chal (m); rebozo (m); (LAm)
2 (around parcel) envoltorio (m)
under wraps en secreto; tapado; especially (LAm) to keep sth under wraps guardar algo en secreto; to take the wraps off sth desvelar or revelar algo; sacar algo a la luz pública
transitive verb
(also wrap up) envolver
shall I wrap it for you? ¿se lo envuelvo?
wrap the chops in foil
she wrapped the child in a blanket envolvió al niño en una manta; the scheme is wrapped in secrecy el proyecto está envuelto en el misterio
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