melt translation | English-Spanish dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images Context
Collins

melt

  
a       vt  
1      (lit)  
  [+snow, chocolate, butter]  
derretir, fundir  
  [+metal]  
fundir  
  [+chemical]  
disolver
2      (fig)   (=soften)   ablandar
b       vi  
1      (lit)  
[snow, chocolate, butter]  
derretirse, fundirse  
[metal]  
fundirse  
[chemical]  
disolverse  
it melts in the mouth      se deshace en la boca  
    butter       A  
2      (fig)  
2.1    [person]   (=soften)   ablandarse  
to melt into tears      deshacerse en lágrimas  
IDIOMS her heart melted with pity      se le ablandó el corazón de lástima  
2.2    (=disappear)  
the gunman melted into the crowd      el pistolero desapareció entre la multitud  
night melted into day      la noche dio paso al día  


melt away      vi + adv  
1      (lit)   derretirse
2      (fig)  
[confidence]  
desvanecerse  
[money]  
evaporarse  
[crowd]  
dispersarse  
[person]  
esfumarse, escabullirse  
melt down      vt + adv   fundir
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
to melt into tears exp.
deshacerse en lágrimas

Entry related to:melt

Additional comments:

To ensure the quality of comments, you need to be connected. It’s easy and only takes a few seconds
Or Sign up/login to Reverso account

Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
exp.
es una mosquita muerta
(IDIOMS)
exp.
pareces una mosquita muerta ; eres una mosquita muerta
[Fig.]
exp.
se deshace en la boca
***
'melt' also found in translations in Spanish-English dictionary
vt.
melt
exp.
they melt in your mouth
v.
1) melt (vt), 2) melt (refl)
exp.
to look as if butter wouldn't melt in one's mouth
To add entries to your own vocabulary, become a member of Reverso community or login if you are already a member. It's easy and only takes a few seconds:
Or sign up in the traditional way
"melt": examples and translations in context
I cannot melt this ice. There is no fire. No puedo derretir este hielo. No hay fuego.
These containers can warp or melt. Estos envases pueden combarse o derretir.
This laser gun can melt anything. Esta arma láser puede fundir lo que sea.
Only specialized technicians must may be allowed to melt cadmium metal. Sólo técnicos especializados deben ser autorizados a fundir cadmio en forma de metal.
Watching ice melt... This is fun. Ayudar al hielo a derretirse, eso es divertido.
And earth could literally melt Into the sunset. Y la Tierra, literalmente, podrían derretirse hacia el atardecer.
See how “melt” is translated from English to Spanish with more examples in context

head
  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
Advertising
"Collins Spanish Dictionary 8th edition published in 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005"
Advertising