WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
smile vi (grin)sonreír vi
 He smiled when he heard the good news.
 Sonrió cuando escuchó las buenas noticias.
smile n (grin)sonrisa nf
 Her smile was her best feature.
 Su sonrisa era su mejor rasgo.
Additional Translations
smile vi (bless with good fortune) bendiciónsonreír vi
 God smiled upon us and gave us a good crop this year.
 Dios nos sonrió y nos dio una buena cosecha este año.
smile vtr (express with a smile)sonreír en señal de aprobación loc verb
 He smiled his approval when the waiter poured more wine.
 Sonrió en señal de aprobación cuando el camarero le sirvió más vino.
smile vtr (make a particular smile)sonreír (expresando una emoción) vi
 She smiled a wide grin when she won the game.
 Sonrió ampliamente cuando ganó el juego.
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms:
bright smile n (cheerful manner)sonrisa radiante nf
 Charlie always had a bright smile and a cheerful disposition when he went to work.
 ancha sonrisa, amplia sonrisa nf
 Cuando salió del examen con esa ancha sonrisa me di cuenta de que le había ido bien.
crack a smile v informal (manage to smile)forzar una sonrisa loc verb
 The tennis player managed to crack a smile even though she lost the match.
 Forzó una sonrisa para que no notaran su decepción.
 esbozar una sonrisa loc verb
fake smile n informal (smile that is insincere)sonrisa falsa loc nom f
 Helen's fake smile never fooled me, I knew she was a snake from the beginning.
 No te dejes engañar por su sonrisa falsa, esa mujer es una víbora.
knowing smile n (smile that suggests secret understanding)sonrisa cómplice nf
 She stammered and he gave her a knowing smile.
 Le tendió la mano con una sonrisa cómplice.
raise a smile v (make [sb] smile)sacar una sonrisa vtr
 His amusing introduction raised a smile from the audience.
 El chiste logró sacarle una sonrisa a la audiencia.
toothy smile n (grin showing teeth) figuradosonrisa llena de dientes, gran sonrisa, sonrisa enorme loc nom f
winning smile n (charming smile)sonrisa encantadora, sonrisa seductora loc nom f
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

'to smile' found in these entries
In the English description:

Forum discussions with the word(s) "to smile" in the title:

Play and learn: visit WordReference Games
See Google Translate's machine translation of 'to smile'.

In other languages: French | Italian | Portuguese | German | Russian | Polish | Romanian | Czech | Greek | Turkish | Chinese | Japanese | Korean | Arabic

Download free Android and iPhone apps

Android AppiPhone App
Infórmanos de los anuncios inapropiados.