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swallow / trago
swallow   1   [ˈswɒləʊ]
A. -noun   trago (m)
·in or with one swallow
·de un trago
B. -transitive verb
1. [+food, drink]   tragar
[+pill]   tomar
a. to swallow the bait   (figurative)   tragar el anzuelo
2. (figurative)
[+insult]   tragarse
·he swallowed the story
·se tragó el cuento
·he swallowed the lot
·se lo tragó todo
·to swallow one'noun words
·desdecirse,   retractarse
a. to swallow one'noun pride   tragarse el orgullo
C. -intransitive verb   tragar
·to swallow hard
(figurative)   tragar saliva
swallow / golondrina
swallow   2   [ˈswɒləʊ]
A. -noun
(=bird)   golondrina (f)
·one swallow doesn't make a summer
·una golondrina no hace primavera
B. -compound
·swallow dive   -noun   salto (m) del ángel
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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