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flicker / parpadeo
flicker   [ˈflɪkər]
A. -noun
1. [of light, eyelid]   parpadeo (m)
b. [of flame]   destello (m)
2. (=hint)
·a flicker of amusement crossed his face
·por un momento se atisbó en su rostro una expresiónoun divertida
·a flicker of surprise/dismay crossed his face
·por un momento en su rostro pudo verse un atisbo de sorpresa/consternaciónoun
·she said it without a flicker of expression
·lo dijo sin inmutarse
·without a flicker of regret
·sin el menor signo de arrepentimiento
·they showed barely a flicker of interest
·apenas dieron muestras de interénoun
B. -intransitive verb
[light]   parpadear
[flame]   vacilar
[snake'noun tongue]   vibrar
·the candle flickered and went out
·la vela parpadeó y se apagó
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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