¿Sabías que...?: "Tatuaje"proviene de una traducción erróneapor parte de unos marineros del Pacífico que quedaron fascinados con los tattoos que vieronen sus viajes.
whiz / as >
whiz ,   whizz   [wɪz]
A. -noun
1. *
(=ace)   as (m) / as masculine (f)
·he'noun a whiz(z) at tennis
es un as del tenis *
2. (=sound)   silbido (m),   zumbido (m)
B. -intransitive verb
·to whiz(z) by or past
[bullet, arrow]   pasar zumbando
[car]   pasar a gran velocidad
·it whizzed past my head
·pasó (silbando) muy cerca de mi cabeza
·to whizz along
·go whizzing along
·ir como una bala
·the sledge whizzed down the slope
·el trineo bajó la cuesta a gran velocidad
C. -compound
·whiz(z) kid   *   -noun   prodigio (m)
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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