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spell / encanto
spell   1   [spel]   -noun   encanto (m),   hechizo (m)
·to be under a spell
·estar hechizado
·to be under somebody'noun spell
·estar hechizado por somebody, someone
·to break the spell
·romper el hechizo or encanto
·to cast a spell over or on somebody
·put somebody under a spell
·hechizar a somebody, someone
·Seville casts its spell over the tourists
·Sevilla embruja a los turistas
spell / escribir
spelled or spelt   past tense   past participle
A. -transitive verb
1. (=write)   escribir   (letter by letter)   deletrear
·how do you spell your name?
·¿cómo se escribe tu nombre?
·can you spell that please?
·¿me lo deletrea, por favor?
·c-a-t spells "cat"
·"cat" se deletrea c-a-t
·what do these letters spell?
·¿qué palabra se forma con estas letras?
2. (=denote)   significar,   representar
·it spells ruin
·significa or representa la ruina
·it spells disaster for us
·significa or representa un desastre para nosotros
B. -intransitive verb
(=write correctly)   escribir correctamente
·she can't spell
·no sabe escribir correctamente,   sabe poco de ortografía
spell / racha
spell   3   [spel]   -noun
1. (=period)   racha (f)
·a prolonged spell of bad weather
·una larga racha de mal tiempo
·a cold spell
·una racha de frío
·they're going through a bad spell
·estánoun pasando por una mala racha
2. (=shift, turn)   turno (m)
·we each took a spell at the wheel
·nos turnamos al volante
·a spell of duty
·una temporada
·I did a spell as a commercial traveller
·durante cierto tiempo trabajé como viajante
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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