chorro translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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chorro

  
      sm  
1    [+de líquido]   jet, stream  
salía un buen chorro de agua del grifo      there was a strong flow of water from the tap  
se añade un chorrito de leche      add a drop of milk  
beber a chorro      to drink without touching the bottle  
2      (Téc)   jet, blast  
un avión con propulsión a chorro      jet-propelled plane  
motor a chorro      jet engine  
  chorro de arena   sandblast  
  chorro de vapor   steam jet
3    (=montón)   stream, string  
un chorro de insultos      a stream o string of insults  
un chorro de palabras      a torrent of words  
un chorro de voz      a verbal blast, a really loud voice  
MODISMOS a chorros      in plenty, in abundance  
llover a chorros      to pour (down)  
salir a chorros      to gush forth, come spurting out  
hablar a chorros      to talk nineteen to the dozen  
4    **   (=suerte)   jam **  , luck  
¡qué chorro tiene!      he's so jammy! **     
5      (Cono Sur)  
*   (=ladrón)   thief, pickpocket
6      (Andes)   [+de látigo]   lash
7      (CAm)   (=grifo)   tap, faucet   (EEUU)  
8      (Caribe)  
*   (=reprimenda)   ticking-off *  , dressing-down *  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
un chorro de palabras exp.
a torrent of words

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
a verbal blast
exp.
a really loud voice
exp.
a stream {o} string of insults
exp.
he's so jammy!
nf.
ink-jet printer
[INFO]
exp.
there was a strong flow of water from the tap
nm.
jet engine
exp.
to drink without touching the bottle
exp.
jet-propelled
exp.
jet-propelled
exp.
love smb. very much
informal
exp.
jet-propelled plane
exp.
to gush forth
exp.
to talk nineteen to the dozen
exp.
in plenty
(MODISMOS)
exp.
come spurting out
exp.
to pour (down)
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'chorro' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
adj.
de chorro de tinta
[INFO]
n.
el chorro de tinta color
[INFO]
n.
el chorro de tinta color
[INFO]
n.
el chorro de tinta color
[INFO]
n.
el chorro de tinta color
[INFO]
n.
el trazador de chorro de tinta
[INFO]
n.
la impresora de chorro de tinta
[INFO]
exp.
lanzar un chorro de agua hacia algn
n.
la impresora de chorro de tinta color
[INFO]
n.
la impresora de chorro de tinta color
[INFO]

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