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smile / sonrisa
 
smile   [smaɪl]
A. -noun   sonrisa (f)
·... she said with a smile
·... dijo con una sonrisa,   ... dijo sonriente or sonriendo
a. to be [all] smiles =   ser todo sonrisas
b. her story [brought] a smile to my face =   su historia me alegró la cara
c. to [force] a smile =   forzar una sonrisa
d. to [give] somebody a smile =   sonreír a somebody, someone
·he gave me a big smile
·me sonrió de oreja a oreja
·come on, give me a smile!
·¡vamos, una sonrisa!
·she gave a wry smile
·sonrió irónicamente
e. with a smile on one'noun [lips] =   con una sonrisa en los labios
f. he [managed] a smile =   sonrió a duras penas
g. his jokes failed to [raise] a smile =   sus chistes no hicieron reír a nadie
h. to [wipe] the smile off somebody'noun face =   quitar a somebody, someone las ganas de reír
B. -intransitive verb   sonreír
·"yes" I said, smiling
·--nouní , dije sonriente or sonriendo
a. to smile [at] somebody =   sonreír a somebody, someone
·to smile [at] something
·reírse de algo
·what are you smiling at?
·¿de qué te ríes?
·to smile at danger
·reírse del peligro
b. she'noun had her problems but she always [comes up] smiling =   ha tenido sus problemas, pero siempre se la ve sonriente
c. to [keep] smiling =   seguir con la sonrisa en los labios
·keep smiling!
·¡ánimo!
d. fortune smiled [on] him =   le sonrió la fortuna
e. to smile [to] o.noun. =   reírse por dentro or para sus adentros
C. -transitive verb
·"of course!" she smiled
·--por supuesto --dijo sonriente or sonriendo
a. she smiled a faint [smile] =   sonrió débilmente
b. he smiled his [thanks] =   dio las gracias sonriente or sonriendo
 
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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