esponja


Inflexiones de 'esponja' (n): fpl: esponjas

Del verbo esponjar: (conjugar)
esponja es:
3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) presente indicativo
2ª persona singular (tú) imperativo
esponjá es:
2ª persona singular (vos) imperativo

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
esponja nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (utensilio de limpieza)sponge nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Necesito una esponja para lavar los platos.
 I need a sponge to wash the dishes.
esponja nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (animal: porífero)sponge nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El fondo del mar estaba lleno de esponjas, corales y peces de colores.
 The seabed was covered with sponges, corals, and colorful fish.
 
Additional Translations
esponja nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). figurado (ávido de conocimiento)  (figurative)sponge nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  sop nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Aprende con una facilidad increíble, es una esponja.
 He learns with incredible ease; he's a sponge.
esponja nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). coloquial (borracho)  (colloquial)fish nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (colloquial)boozer nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (colloquial)old soak nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (colloquial, US)lush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
Note: Se usa en fem para hombre y mujer.
 Es una esponja; se toma hasta el agua de los floreros.
 He's a fish; he drinks everything, even water from the flowerpots.
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
esponjar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (hacer poroso)become fluffy vi + adj
  become aerated vi + adj
   (informal)fluff up vi phrasal insep
 Bate con cuidado la masa del bizcocho para que esponje.
 Carefully beat the cake batter until it becomes fluffy.
 
Additional Translations
esponjarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). coloquial (enorgullecerse)  (with vanity)get puffed up v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
   (display vanity)preen, strut, swagger viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Hay que ver cómo se esponja ese político delante de las cámaras.
 It's unbelievable how that politician puffs up in front of the cameras.
esponjar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (sacudir para expandir)  (informal)fluff up, plump up vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
  ruffle vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Sacude el edredón para esponjarlo.
 Shake up the comforter to fluff it up (or: plump it up).
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

'esponja' found in these entries
English:

Download free Android and iPhone apps

Android AppiPhone App
Infórmanos de los anuncios inapropiados.