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Inflexiones de 'alimento' (n): mpl: alimentos

Del verbo alimentar: (conjugar)
alimento es:
1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo
alimentó es:
3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) pretérito indicativo

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Principal Translations
alimento nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (comida, sustento)food nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  nourishment nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  foodstuff nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El pan es un alimento básico.
 Bread is a basic foodstuff.
alimento nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). figurado (sustento)fuel nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Dale alimento al fuego o se apagará.
 Put some fuel on the fire or it'll go out.
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Principal Translations
alimentar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (dar de comer)feed vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Alimenta al gato y riega las plantas.
 Feed the cat and water the plants.
alimentar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (proporcionar nutrientes)nourish vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 La lluvia alimenta a las plantas.
 Rain nourishes plants.
alimentar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (mantener vivo)  (figurative: sustain internally)nurture vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
   (figurative: generate feeling in [sb])fuel, fire vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
   (idea: strengthen)foster, reinforce, nourish vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Sus cartas alimentaban su amor por ella.
  She has nurtured this hatred of her stepmother over many years.This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence.
  Each letter fuels (or: fires) the desire to see her again.This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence.
alimentar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (suministrar)  (fire)fuel vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  add fuel to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  supply, feed vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El carbón alimenta la caldera.
 Coal fuels the boiler.
alimentar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (río: desembocar en otro)  (river: join another river)feed into, empty into, flow into vi + prep
 El río San Pedro alimenta al Usumacinta.
 The San Pedro River feeds into the Usumacinta.
 
Additional Translations
alimentar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (alimento: ser nutritivo)nourish vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Las verduras alimentan más que los dulces.
alimentarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (afecto, vicio: nutrirse)be nourished by vi + prep
   (informal)feed on vi + prep
 Su amor se alimentaba de pequeños detalles.
 Love is nourished by small details.
alimentarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (ingerir como alimento)feed on viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  eat vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Los cíclopes se alimentaban de ovejas.
 In ancient myths, the cyclops fed on sheep.
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Compound Forms:
alimento | alimentar
alimento balanceado grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (alimento equilibrado)balanced meal, good nutrition nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
alimento concentrado loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (rico en nutrientes)pellets nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
  condensed food/meal nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Compra el alimento concentrado adecuado para la edad de tu perro.
 Buy pellets that are adequate for your dog's age.
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